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The Garmin Vivosport even has some fun smart features, such as weather, smartphone music controller, find your phone and find your watch options, and more. It has an always-on color touch screen, so the display is always activated. We enjoy the stress level monitor with graph, and a relaxation timer can be activated to start a guided breathing exercise. The Garmin Connect app lets you connect with friends for competition and provides you with more detailed information regarding your activity.
You don't need to specifically have an Android phone to use this tracker – it works with both Android 4.4 and iOS 9.0 and later. It can display notifications from any phone its synced with, but you can only reply if connected with an Android phone. The tracker can automatically detect when you begin an exercise so you don't have to manually tell the tracker when you are working out. The tracker also sends you notifications to stay motivated and help you meet your goals. You can use it to stream Spotify, and it can store up to 500 songs.
If you want a smart watch that is on point with tracking your activity and help you meet your fitness goals, you definitely want to consider the Apple Watch Series 3. In addition to all of the high quality Apple Watch features such as ability to answer calls and texts, listen to music, and utilize apps straight from your watch. You can also track your steps, monitor heart rate, and even take a swim with it!
The Flex 2 has up to a 5-day battery life. It sends notifications to remind you to move, and can also alert you to calls and texts. This tracker has a slim and simple design, and the removable tracker can be inserted into other bands to match your daily look. It can be used to track steps, calories burned, active time, sleep, and more!
The Fitbit Alta HR tracks your steps, distance, calories burned, active minutes, hourly activity, and stationary time. It tracks your sleep by duration, quality, and offers a silent, vibrating alarm to wake you gently. The battery life is about 7 days, so you won't have to worry about charging daily or even multiple times per week.
We love this all-in-one printer for home use. The Canon Print app allows you to print from mobile devices, and the printer has an auto power on/off feature so you won't have to get up to turn the printer on. The printer is also capable of copying and scanning. The Canon Pixma TS6020 is available in black, white, and gray. This printer is $150 when bought directly from Canon, but is currently only $60 on Amazon.
The print quality is good with clear text and images. It is Energy Star qualified and has EPEAT Silver rating. This printer currently goes for $419 on Amazon. It comes with a one-year limited hardware warranty. For an additional $9, you can get 3-years of protection. For just $13, you can get 4-years of protection.
We love that this photo printer can print larger photos (up to 11 x 17 inches) as compared to other dedicated photo printers. You can use the scanner and copier function to replicate hard-copy photos that you don't have digital files for. Photos print beautifully thanks to the use of six inks resulting in vibrant colors.
We love that you can scan directly to online storage accounts such as Dropbox, SharePoint, Google Drive, and Evernote. It was very important to us to choose a scanner that can save to searchable PDF files so that instead of needing to remember a specific file name, you can simply search keywords you remember to find your file. This Epson WorkForce scanner offers that option, as well as the possibility to scan to editable Word and Excel files. This portable scanner is Energy Star qualified, RoHS compliant, and is recyclable. Some testers noted trouble with setup, but you can call the support line for assistance if necessary.
This printer comes fully assembled with one spool of non-toxic, biodegradable, recyclable PLA filament. A slide-in build plate makes it easy to remove completed prints without damage. It runs quietly (less than 50d) and can connect via USB cable, flash drive, or Wi-Fi. Most of our testers reported no problem with printing quality given the price.
The Echo is available in six different finishes to choose from, including fabric and wood, so you can get something that matches the style of your home. It comes with a 1-year limited warranty, and you can choose to purchase a one, two, or three-year extended warranty.
The Echo Plus is available in three colors: black, silver, or white. It comes with a 1-year limited warranty and you can add an optional one, two, or three-year extended warranty. The Echo Plus gives you additional ease when connecting to smart home devices.
The Amazon Echo Spot is available in both black or white. It has a 1-year limited warranty. It comes in a cute, spherical shape with a 2.5 inch in diameter screen. Get all of the great Alexa features with the addition of video!
The Amazon Echo Show offers the best screen for making video calls, watching news clips, reading song lyrics, and more! It comes in black or white. A one year warranty is included with the option to extend for additional years of coverage.
The Echo Dot comes with a 90-day limited warranty, and you can purchase an extended warranty for one, two, or three years. You can also get covers to customize your speaker to suit your style. Get all of the benefits of Alexa at a budget-friendly price!
The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo, which is the newest version of the Android operating system. We love how fast the phone is! It promises Android security updates for at least 3 years. Google Play Protect and a built-in security chip further help to protect your phone and data. The phone is available in three colors: just black, clearly white, and kinda blue. It comes with a 2-year warranty.
The phone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. This phone is available in midnight black, deepsea blue, orchid gray, and maple gold. This phone offers a 12-megapixel rear camera and 8-megapixel front camera, and can take 4K videos. It has 6 GB RAM and you can choose between 64, 128, or 256 GB storage. This phone's storage capacity is expandable up to 256 GB with a microSD card.
We thought the Animoji feature was fun, where the TruDepth camera analyzes your face and facial movements to transform you into an Animoji to deliver messages in your voice. The battery life offers talk time up to 21 hours or internet use up to 12 hours, and can charge up to 50% in 30 minutes. Wireless charging is also available. You can choose 64 or 256 GB storage capacity, and the phone is available either in either a space gray or silver finish.
The One Plus IT runs on Android's 7.1.1 Nougat and is available in black or sandstone white. You can choose 6 or 8 GB RAM, and 64 or 128 GB storage. We found it charged more than 50% in just half an hour.
The V30 comes with 64 GB memory capacity whereas the V30+ has 128 GB capacity. Both versions come with 4 GB RAM. MicroSD support is also available. It offers 50 percent charge within 30 minutes, and is compatible for wireless charging. It is available in aurora black or cloud silver. This phone operates on Android 7.1.2 Nougat.
We like that even though this baby monitor connects via Wi-Fi, it will continue to monitor even if your internet goes down. Instead of sending video to the cloud in this case, it would send it directly to your phone, so you can feel comfortable knowing that your baby monitor is reliable. It comes with a 30 Day Happiness Guarantee, so if you aren't in love with this product, you can return it for a full refund.
You can swap out the lenses, using a close-up lens for an infant who is not very mobile, and then panoramic lens for an active toddler. An intercom style button allows you to talk to your baby from another room. It is expandable up to four cameras. This monitor comes with a 1-year warranty, and you have the option to add additional 2-year or 3-year protection plans when buying on Amazon.
All recordings from this monitor are encrypted for your security. The 2-way talk feature lets you talk to your baby from your smartphone. The Arlo Baby Monitor has night vision so you'll be able to clearly see your baby's movements and activity. Testers found the video quality good, both in day and at night. You can adjust a multi-colored night light from your phone as well.
You can connect this monitor to your iTunes library or add MP3 music to play for the baby. You can connect the monitor to the free IBaby app (available for iOS and Android) or PC software, so you can control it and monitor your baby right from your smartphone or computer. Testers loved how quick and easy it was to set up.
This monitor can support up to 4 cameras, and the color display is 1280 by 1024 pixels. It comes with 4 pre-programmed lullabies and two-way talk so you can comfort your baby from anywhere in the house. There is also a soft, calming nightlight feature.
The Instant Pot Ultra is available in 3 sizes. This pressure cooker can replace 10 common kitchen appliances and is UL certified with 11 safety features. It comes with several accessories to enhance your cooking experience. It also offers customizable programming and altitude adjustment.
The Instant Pot Duo 7-in-1 is available in 3 sizes and can replace 7 kitchen appliances and includes 14 built-in smart programs. It includes 10 UL-certified safety features to keep you feeling secure during use. It comes with several cooking accessories.
This cooker features an LCD screen as well as several knobs and buttons, and is generally intuitive to work. You can also adjust for altitude. It also comes with a steamer basket and recipe book with 41 recipes. There is a warming function so you can keep your food warm for up to four hours (the default is two hours, but you can adjust it).
This pressure cooker has four cooking programs: pressure cooking, slow cooking, rice cooking, and yogurt making. For rice cooking, you can specify white rice, brown rice, or risotto. You can use it to brown and sauté, simmer, steam, and keep warm.
At under $100, it's hard to beat the price for a decent, simple electric pressure cooker. This one was easy to figure out and operate. Meat came out tender and perfectly cooked. The are 3 pressure release options with this cooker. You can purchase either a 3- or 4-year protection plan from Amazon for under $10.
Turn on the machine, and once it heats the water to the optimal temperature, you can press the shot option that you want. This espresso machine comes with single and dual wall filter baskets, coffee scoop, stainless steel jug, cleaning disc and tablet, cleaning tool, and water filter with holder. It is available in Black Sesame, Stainless Steel, and Cranberry Red.
This espresso maker comes with a measuring scoop/tamper and filter for single and double espresso. You can choose to purchase this machine in Stainless Steel or Red. A recipe book is included. This is a good machine for someone new to espresso makers and who may be intimidated by traditional machines.
This machine comes with a 58mm razor dosing tool, 58mm stainless steel portafilter, 1 cup and 2 cup single and dual wall filter baskets, integrated tamper, 16-ounce stainless steel milk jug, cleaning kit, water hardness test strip, water filter holder and water filter. This machine is available in Stainless Steel, Cranberry Red, and Black Sesame.
This classic machine that has been popular for years produces good quality espresso. It works best with the traditional small espresso cups you can imagine being used in cafes throughout Italy.
This machine includes a cup warmer to prepare your cup for the espresso shots. This is a great starter machine for someone who doesn't want to invest in something more expensive. The ground coffee and pod capability is convenient.
Each machine comes with a welcome set of 16 Nespresso capsules to get you started. The Nespresso capsules are made of recyclable aluminum. You can order more capsules online, in stores, on the mobile app, or by phone. The Nespresso CitiZ & Milk is available in black, red, silver, and white.
This microwave has a grill feature and comes with a grill rack, offering users more cooking functions than the traditional microwave does. It has nine preset heating options to choose from including popcorn, potato, beverage, reheat, fresh vegetable, frozen vegetable, and (under the convection option) roast chicken, cake, and pizza.
This microwave has Kids Meal buttons that allow you to choose between chicken nuggets, French fries, frozen sandwiches, and hot dogs. The soften/melt option can be set to melt butter, melt chocolate, soften butter, or soften cream cheese. The sensor cooking will adjust the cook time based on detected moisture in the microwave.
This microwave's reheat option has six settings, including casserole, dinner plate, and soup/sauce. The cook option has settings for frozen lasagna, casseroles, rice, and 10 other categories. For kids meal, you can choose mac and cheese, hot dog, or chicken nuggets. It has three defrost capabilities: auto, time, and rapid defrost.
This microwave features ten different power levels. You can press one of the Express Cook pads for 1-6 minutes of cooking at the highest power level. For the potato feature, press the potato pad repeatedly until the correct number of potatoes are shown on the display.