Tagged Activity Health Tracker Watch

Withings: Activite

I’ve been using activity trackers for a number of years. These have included Fitbit devices and lately devices made by iHealth. Generally a defining characteristic of these trackers is they are inexpensive and geeky. They look like technological toys rather than utilitarian tools. The Activite by Withings is different. Firstly – Its expensive. $450 US dollars expensive. Secondly its primarily meant to be thought of as a watch. An analogue watch that also monitors your daily activity. In this it seems to succeed. The Verge review refers to the activite as being so understated that it often went unremarked when…