Best Fitness Watch for Women in India (Updated for 2018)

Best fitness watch for women

There are plenty of fitness watches and fitness bands in the market with brands such as Fitbit, Garmin, Jawbone, and GOQii.

Most of these fitness bands can be used by both men and women.

But you would agree with me when I say that these are made for performance and less for looks.

Women may want to use fitness bands regularly and at the same time wish it to be more stylish.

But what about our Indian women who have also stepped up recently to live a fit and healthy lifestyle.

So we put on our researcher’s hat and started looking for fitness bands that are made keeping women in mind.

In this article, we would be sharing the 3 best fitness bands for women that you can buy online in India.

Best Fitness Watch For Women

1. Withings Activité

If you’re on the lookout for a wonderful looking smartwatch that tracks your steps, physical activity, heart rate, and other activities then Withings smartwatches are for you.

The best part of this fitness watch is that nobody else will identify this as a fitness band if you’re wearing this on your wrist.

Withings Activite comes in 3 different models at different price points in India.

Let’s look at all models one by one.

Withings Activité Sapphire

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Withings Activité Sapphire - Activity Sleep -Tracking Watch -...
  • Swiss-made: sapphire glass, stainless steel and French calf leather
  • Track steps, running, calories burned and distance
  • Analyse your swim workouts, water-resistant 50 meters/ 5 ATM
  • Sleep analysis and silent vibrating alarm up to 8-month battery life
  • Automatic synchronization to track all your progress on your smartphone

This watch is made of calf leather, sapphire crystal and stainless steel that looks absolutely stunning on a female’s wrist.

It can analyze your swim workouts, track steps, running, calories burned and distance, sleeping patterns and also has a silent vibration alarm system.

Withings is so generous that they will give you an extra silicone watch band for sports activities.

The only downside for this watch is its quite expensive as compared to other fitness bands and smartwatches in the Market.

But trust me, your wife will love you if you gift her this fantastic Swiss-made wristwatch cum fitness tracker.

The watch is compatible with both iOS and Android phones.

Looks

This simple but Stylish fitness band has been designed by the French Consumer electronics company

Withings who are well known globally for their design and innovation in connected health devices, wi-fi scale, blood pressure monitor, and activity tracking watches.

Display

The second dial on the watch displays the percentage of the goals you’ve set-up that is completed.

For example, if you’ve set up a goal to walk 10K steps per day and you’ve completed 5K steps today then the second dial on the watch will show 50.

You will be able to easily sync this watch with your smartphone to track your step count, sleep and other activities.

This band is also water resistant unto 50 meters, therefore, you can also wear this watch while you go on your next swim.

Health Mate App

You can access all the data on your smartphone via their Withings Health Mate App.

Battery

The other big benefit you will get from this watch is its long battery life.

You don’t need to charge this every day or every week.

The battery will last for up to 8 months and after that, you can go to any watch shop in your neighborhood to get a new battery.

The Smartwatch really adds value and is the perfect fit for those people who don’t want to wear a fitness tracker on one wrist and an analog watch on the other wrist.

Withings Activité Steel

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Withings Activité Steel - Activity & Sleep-Tracking Watch
  • Automatic activity tracking - Steps, runs, swims (water resistant - 50m)...
  • Sleep monitoring - Sleep cycle analysis (light and deep sleep) plus silent...
  • Automatic synchronisation - Visualize trends and data on your smartphone...
  • Premium materials - Stainless steel, chrome hands, silicon sport strap
  • No charging - Up to 8-month battery life

Made of stainless steel, chrome hands and silicon strap this one is perfect for those ladies who are looking for a combination of fitness band and good looking watch.

You can wear this watch at the office and later when you don’t need to remove this when you are going for your Zumba or Yoga classes.

Withings Activité Pop

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Withings Activité Pop - Activity & Sleep-Tracking Watch
  • Track steps, running, calories burned and distance
  • Analyze your swim workouts, water-resistant 50 meters/ 5 ATM
  • Sleep analysis and silent vibrating alarm
  • Up to 8-month battery life
  • Automatic synchronization to track all your progress on your smartphone

This version of Withings Activitie is a basic smartwatch that will track your basic activities – steps, running, calories burned and distance.

Like the other two models, this one is also water-resistant unto 50 meters and you can wear this while swimming. The best part about this one is that it is much more affordable as compared to Withings Activitie Sapphire.

2. Misfit Shine 2

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Misfit Wearables Shine 2 Fitness Tracker and Sleep Monitor...
  • Tracks distance traveled, calories burned, steps taken, various activities...
  • With vibration alerts, 12 tri-color LEDs and capacitive touch, Shine 2...
  • Shine 2 offers smart notifications so you'll never miss an important call...
  • Crafted from aircraft grade aluminum, the Misfit Shine 2 features a...
  • Features a new sports orientated action clip that holds Shine 2 in place...

Before reviewing the fitness tracker lets first understand a little bit of background about this wonderful company.

This six-year-old consumer electronics company has a very interesting profile.

Misfit first product – Shine – was launched via a crowdsourcing campaign on Indiegogo five year ago.

The campaign reached its goal of USD 100K in just 10 hours. The company and raised $846,675 in its campaign that lasted just over two months.

In 2015, Misfit was acquired by Fossil Group.

Looks

The Misfit Shine 2 fitness band is a perfect fitness watch for women who like a little bit of Style during their work out.

The band certainly gives a sleek and sexy look to make a bold statement when you’re working out in the Gym or during your Zumba session.

Display

The Misfit Shine 2  lacks a full display like other smartwatches in this segment.

It has 12 tri-color LEDs along with capacitive touch that you can use to toggle between various modes.

Features

Misfit Shine smartwatch will not only track your activity progress, step count, calories burned and distance but it will also monitor your sleep patterns.

It will also let you set up your daily fitness goals.

You will also be able to share your progress with your friends. You get all your data when you sync Shine 2 with the Misfit app.

It gives you an accurate step count with the use of 3-axis accelerometer and magnetometer technology.

The band will vibrate when you receive a call on your mobile when you’re away from your mobile.

You also get a clip with the Misfits band that can be hung onto your shirt, tracks or shoes if you don’t want to wear the fitness band.

Water Resistance

The band is made of aircraft grade aluminum and is water resistant up to 50 meters.

Misfit battery change

Like Shine 2 requires no frequent charging every day or every week.

The watch battery lasts up to 6 months you can easily find a replacement battery from any watch shop easily in your neighborhood.

MisfitShinee app

The Misfit band can be easily synced with your iPhone, Android or Windows phone.

You can easily access all your data using the Misfit App. You can also use the band with other apps like LoseIt!, Runkeeper, MapMyFitness, MyFitnessPal and IFTTT.

3. Apple Smart Watch (Series 3)

Last but not the least one on the list is the Apple Smart Watch for women who already own an iPhone and looking for a smartwatch that they can wear all day long, during their working hours and after work as well.

Apple Watch Series 3 GPS 42mm Smart Watch (Space Grey Aluminum...
  • Built-in GPS and GLONASS
  • Water resistant 50 meters
  • Ion-X glass
  • 2x brighter OLED Retina display with force touch (1000 nits)
  • Ceramic back

Looks

The Apple smartwatch makes a style statement when you’re wearing it on your wrist and busy while giving a presentation to your colleagues or clients.

It looks great on your wrist during your daily running/jogging activity or during your Gym workout.

Apple Watch Features

The Apple Smartwatch syncs easily with your iPhone and displays your messages, notifications etc.

We did not hear any complaints from any users regarding the sync.

You can also get detailed data during specific workouts like cycling, running, and elliptical.

If you want to use another Fitness app with this band you can also do this as it easily integrates with other favorite apps like Runtastic etc.

You can control the music directly from the watch without the need to scroll through your phone.

Water Resistance

It’s water resistant (up to 50 meters) and therefore you can watch it during your bath or swimming workout.

Needless to say that the Apple watch is a fantastic choice for girls who are looking for a full-fledged watch with a smart look and useful to keep a track of their fitness levels.

Inbuilt GPS

The Apple Smart Watch is useful for people who have an iPhone and are looking for a smartwatch or fitness tracker to monitor their physical activities.

For an iPhone user, it is strongly suggested to go for this Apple smartwatch.

On the other hand, if you own an Android phone or a windows phone you should look at other fitness bands in India.