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Is it a watch? The Garmin vívofit is, and more - in2watches.com
After publishing about the upcoming introduction of the Garmin vívovit last January we were happy to receive the device for in-depth testing, and tried it it out for three weeks. So the vívofit, is it a watch? Yes, you could use it as a digital watch indeed; it is able to permanently show the time and with a rubber-button-push even the date and month appear in the display (which after 2 seconds returns to the time). Very much a regular digital watch in a nice design and with an attractive clearly readable display. However while using it as a watch, you’ll soon find out that the vívofit doubles as an activity meter, or fitness band as Garmin tends to name it, as well. Functions: Besides indicating the time and date, the band collects information about how many steps you made during the day, approximately how many miles or km’s you walked, and how many calories you burned. As well it sets a goal for you to reach every day, and it’ll tell you when it’s time to move. This is indicated by a red gauge filling up on top of the display if you don’t move enough after a certain …