Brian Eastwood is a freelance writer for Tom’s Guide, focusing primarily on running watches and other wearable tech. Brian has been a professional writer and editor since 2003. He has covered healthcare tech, enterprise tech, higher education, and corporate leadership for a range of trade publications. Brian is a lifelong Massachusetts native and currently lives outside of Boston. Outside of work, he enjoys running, hiking, cross-country skiing, and curling up with a good history book.
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A review of the WalkingPad P1 under desk, walking treadmill. Is this one of the best walking treadmills on the market?
The Garmin Enduro is smaller, more stylish and less expensive than the fenix 6 Pro Solar, but it’s still meant for a niche market
The Amazfit GTR 2 has limited smartwatch features, but it’s a good activity tracker with battery life that’s hard to beat.
The Garmin Forerunner 745 is a solid choice for a multi-sport watch that offers training insight, though other watches boast a better battery life.
The TicWatch Pro 3 works well as a stylish Android smartwatch, but anyone who’s more than a casual athlete will be disappointed with its activity tracking.
Coros' first triathlon watch is good for hyper-focused athletes, but it's a bit bare-bones compared to more-established brands.
The Garmin Vivosport is a GPS-enabled activity tracker with features you typically find on higher-priced sports watches.
The Garmin Forerunner 25 is a solid no-frills running watch for new runners. It doesn't do a lot, but what it does, it does well.
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The goal of taking a steps every day is taking a backseat to metrics that reveal more about a person’s activity levels, health and fitness.
The Suunto Spartan Sport Wrist HR is a durable GPS watch that tracks a lot of activities, but its heart rate monitor could be more accurate.
New Balance’s Android Wear-powered RunIQ smartwatch trips over its limited features, poor interface and short battery life.
The Suunto Spartan Ultra is a durable watch for serious athletes, but a poor app and a lack of key activity-tracking features mean it's not worth the price.
The Android Wear-powered Polar M600 is good as a smartwatch, and has built-in GPS, but itꞌs not a great running partner.
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Although it offers almost too much data, the Garmin Forerunner 735XT can track running, swimming and biking, as well as deliver phone notifications.
The Vivofit 3, the latest version of Garmin's low-end fitness tracker, stacks up well against the competition.
A good design and long battery life don't make up for the Epson Runsense SF-110's confusing interface and poor app.
Running your first 5K doesn't have to be a scary experience. Online software, free apps and social communities can take the stress out of training.