Tag Archives: Withings Activité

And our Fitbit replacement? A Fitbit

It was a tough decision from a strong field of candidates, but we think the decision has been made – for now, the replacement for our recently-deceased Fitbit Flex is … another

Withings wakes up: 11th hour reprieve for Activité Pop

Shortly after we’d printed the return shipment label for the Withings Activité Pop, the smartwatch that has so far proven itself woefully inadequate in sleep tracking, Withings wakes up to address the

Withings Activité disappoints: A less-than-smartwatch

The Activité is a brave attempt on an alternative smartwatch from French wearables firm Withings – but is it good enough to take on devices with a digital display? After 10 days of extensive

Death of a Fitbit Flex

So long then, Fitbit Flex. After tirelessly tracking more than 4.5 million steps, my Flex was declared dead this afternoon. Flex, during our short time together, you counted more than 4,591,000 of my

Pop goes the Withings Activité smartwatch

Even before its sleek but pricey $450 Activité smartwatch has made it to general sale, French wearable technology company Withings is undercutting itself with the Pop version, retailing at just $150. OK, so you don’t

2015: Truly the year of wearable tech?

One year ago, pundits declared that we were entering the so-called Year of Wearable Technology. Here at Wearable Tech Watch, we’d say these predictions were not wrong, but just a year early,

Supply problems or over-demand for Withings Activité?

Promised for mass-market shipment before Christmas, has Withings been swamped with demand for its new Activité smartwatch, or does it have supply chain problems?

The Great Smartwatch Divide: Analog or digital?

The Great Smartwatch Divide of 2015 is forming - analog Vs digital. Which side are you on?

Wearables, wearables everywhere!

With less than six weeks of shopping time before Christmas, wearable tech producers have gone into overdrive. Here's a round-up of some of the most interesting new products

Now shipping: New-generation smartwatches

Moto 360 smartwatches are back in stock with US retailers, after selling out in only a few days after going on sale in early September. And it looks as if the Moto