Tag Archives: Wristband

bēm Wireless Speaker Band

what you see here is the bēm Wireless Speaker Band, a Bluetooth speaker that takes portability to a whole new level by slapping it on your wrist like a watch. the bēm Wireless Speaker Band is not only the most portable speaker in the bēm’s lineup to date, but possibly the most portable in the market. it is designed to be worn on the wrist as an extension to your smartphone, letting you dispense with the need for headphones while still able to safely and quickly answer calls when on-the-move. it connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth technology and features built-in microphone for speakerphone functionality. the wristband is compatible with most voice recognition apps and has a built-in battery for up to six hours of usage in between charges. Continue reading bēm Wireless Speaker Band

Razer Nabu SmartBand

unbeknownst to us, there exists a void between a smartwatch and a fitness band. seriously, we weren’t aware there is such a ‘void’ until Razer introduces the Nabu SmartBand. joining the fray of smart devices, Nabu is actually a mash-up of the two, a hybrid if you will, but with the styling that reminiscences of the fitness band available today. on the band are two OLED displays, one 32-pixel square item that displays notification icons, and a larger 128 x 32 pixels screen for displaying texts, emails, caller id and more. the two screens are located opposite side of the band and the band is supposed to be worn with the larger display facing the body. in this way, it will, hopefully, keep prying eyes out of your texts, emails or whatever you have there. Continue reading Razer Nabu SmartBand

Garmin vívofit Fitness Band

when it comes to fitness tracking, Garmin is certainly not new in the market having specific needs addressed, but a void still remains in the general fitness aspect and this is where the Garmin vívofit Fitness Band wants to fill in. the most striking part of the device is the bracelet-like design, which despite the narrowish form factor, still managed to accommodate a unique curved display that always stays on, displaying your daily goal, which will be adjusted accordingly as you attain the different goals. though named fitness band, it is also an activity tracker that tracks the steps, distance, goal countdown, and it will even remind you when it’s time to move. Continue reading Garmin vívofit Fitness Band

spotNsave Personal Security Device

whether you are residing in an area where personal security is a big issue, or you are just being paranoia about your personal safety when you are out and about, the spotNsave Personal Security Device is here to give a peace of mind. this is not science friction and therefore it won’t help in repelling assailants, but it will however, let you send out SOS at a click of a button. the setup consists of two parts: a Bluetooth wristband with a SOS button and an emergency app on your smartphone. riding on your smartphone’s GPS feature, the app is able to send location information to your guardian angel network and also displays your current location on Google map. the app and the hardware is connected via Bluetooth and in the event of an unfortunate mishap, or if someone attacks you, all you need to do is to click the button on the wristband or double click the power button of your smartphone to fire off the distress signal. Continue reading spotNsave Personal Security Device

TapTap Wristband

communication between loves one in today’s context is non-issue at all. as it is, we have more than enough mode of communication such as phone calls, emails, text messages, and for those who need to see and hear each other, there is always video calls. simple. despite that, there’s still a missing link and that’s the tactile feel of your love one calling out to you. that is the void that the TapTap Wristband aims to fill. so what exactly is TapTap? well, it is essentially a wristband designed to let two loves stay in touch wherever the two might be. each one of the two person will wear one of the TapTap and whenever one thinks of the other, he or she simply taps the wristband and it will instantaneously transmits that tap to the paired wristband, which will response with a vibration, no matter where the other person is located. Continue reading TapTap Wristband

Polar Loop Activity Tracker

if you are those who need constant motivation to stay in shape, here’s the latest activity tracker that will help you out. like most activity tracker out there (well, maybe with the exception of the Misfit Shine), the Polar Loop Activity Tracker comes in the form of a bracelet (the company is calling it the ‘smart bracelet’) that do what most activity tracker does and that is to track your daily activity and exercise levels (if any at all), monitors your sleep patterns, offers instant motivational feedback, as well as provides alerts to help you achieve personalized daily activity goals. unlike most of its competition, the Polar Loop is built on Polar’s three and half decades of experience in heart rate and fitness assessment technology and hence, the accuracy and dependability are unquestionable. using Bluetooth Smart, this stylish activity tracker works in sync with Polar Flow, a free online tracking service and app for iPhone to provide smart guidance on how to improve your health and wellbeing by tweaking your daily activity. Continue reading Polar Loop Activity Tracker

Amiigo – Fitness Wristband for iPhone and Android

a fitness (or activity) tracker knows when you are moving or even how vigorous a particular activity was but they can’t really differentiate between the different exercises that you have done or are doing. this where a high-tech fitness tracking device such as the Amiigo stands out from the growing activity tracker market. the Amiigo consists of two parts: the hardware that includes a sweat-proof fitness wristband and a shoe-clip, and the software. combining these two parts with the magic of sensors, circuitry and algorithms, it is able to identify more than 100 different exercises and movements. Continue reading Amiigo – Fitness Wristband for iPhone and Android

RE Factor Tactical Survival Band

RE Factor Tactical Survival Band
RE Factor Tactical Survival Band | US$49.95 | www.refactortactical.com

heading out for a day in the woods doesn’t mean that you should forsake basic survival gear and the RE Factor Tactical Survival Band you see here offers an extremely favorable proposition for those who love to travel light and yet maintain minimally prepared when emergencies strike. style like a wristband and wears like one, the Survival Band contains essentials for survival in the wild, including 12 feet of paracord, 30 feet of 80-pound fishing line along with one #8 fishing hook, a special whistle designed into the buckle Continue reading RE Factor Tactical Survival Band

Basis Health Tracker

Basis Health Tracker
Basis Health Tracker | US$199.00 | www.mybasis.com

for most people, the thought of getting in shape only struck them when holiday season is approaching (for some, that’s after) and when that happens, it is the time of the year where getting-back-in-shape program begins. this process is usually a long arduous journey only to be destroyed by the next holiday season. anyway, instead of jotting down the progress notes in your trusty Moleskine notebook and (probably) never to be reference back again, you could enlist the help of the wrist watch like Basis Health Tracker. Continue reading Basis Health Tracker

Misfit Shine

Misfit Shine
Misfit Shine | from US$79.99 | www.misfitwearables.com

chances are, most of us do not have Bruce Wayne-level of wealth to afford a loyal sidekick like Alfred Pennyworth who can help in tracking our daily activities like how far we have walked, swim or pedaled. even if you had a 24-7 butler, he couldn’t possibly stick to you 24/7 and this is where the Misfit Shine will fill in that void and leaves Alfred time to clean up the ridiculously huge house of yours. anyway, Shine is a basically a wireless physical activity tracker that barely the size of a U.S. quarter and weighs less than two of them. Continue reading Misfit Shine