Wearable Fitness Tech Can Still Look Good
Are you an ultra-marathoner, an aspirational exerciser or somewhere in between? Getting fit is the latest trend that we hope will stand the test of time. There’s nothing better to get your adrenaline going than finding the perfect work out, getting started and finding out that you love it all while wearing and utilizing wearable technology to enhance your “get fit” experience.
If you’re the type to never pass up on an opportunity to be a trendsetter and being up on the latest technology, you definitely want to be on the lookout for the SMS Audio BioSport In-Ear Headphones. Powered by Intel and developed as a collaboration with Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and the New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony, the earphones are the first heart pounding personal audio system converging lifestyle and technology innovation for an exceptional fitness experience.
The SMS Audio BioSport headphones (above) look good and are great for working out and you don’t have to sacrifice audio quality. The headphones will integrate biometric sensors in a custom heart rate monitor in-ear headphone to empower you to collect fitness data and achieve peak physical performance. A patented ear-hook design ensures a comfortable fit while an energy-harvesting audio jack removes the need for extra batteries or chargers.
You can listen to music as a way to stay motivated and reach optimal level of fitness all while gathering useful data about your health. The built-in optical sensor continuously measures your heart rate during intense exercise, states of relaxation and every moment in between while also removing noise signals caused by body motion and ambient light. They are sweat and water resistant, which if you’re really getting into burning some calories, will come in very handy. And finally, you can be sure to keep up with fitness goals and progress by using the compatible fitness app RunKeeper. If you’re as eager to try these out as we are, the wait is almost over. The BioSport Headphones will be available Q4 2014.
Now that you’ve got your tunes, how about stepping up your game on total body wellness? Premium lifestyle brand, Phillip Stein recently announced the launch of the new Horizon Bracelet Collection which offers a perfect combination of fashionable design and wellbeing technology.
This fashion forward accessory comes in a variety of colors with an elegant wave buckle and features Phillip Stein’s signature Natural Frequency Technology disc which helps wearers look, feel and live in tune.The disk evokes a state of mind and body alignment by acting as an antenna, picking up beneficial, natural frequencies that can help to cope with stress and improve focus.
The bracelet is a great piece to complement your fitness look too. Especially for those who pay close attention to fitness, diet, overall wellness and style. With a cavity of interchangeable colorful leather straps, it’s easy to coordinate the accessory with each of your outfits adding a personal, stylish touch.