By   February 15, 2016

The best fitness trackers are no longer just cheap, plasticky activity bands. We now have new activity bands from theGarmin, Withings and Misfit that pack . Here’s what you need to know to find the right one, along with the .

Update: Our list of the best fitness trackers now includes both the TomTom Touch and the Fitbit Flex 2. We’re soon expecting to include the . Consider the ways you plan to use your fitness tracker before purchasing one. For example, outdoor runners and cyclists will get more use out .

A list of the highest rated fitness trackers as tested by CNET editors. We’ve tested dozens of fitness trackers, spending hours on the treadmill, running, biking, swimming and sleeping. Looking for the best fitness tracker for you?

We’ve put together the ultimate guide to the best activity trackers and fitness bands on the market . Tell your tracker when exercise starts and stops to track precise stats for that time. How do I use multisport or exercise mode on my tracker?