Consumer Based Activity Monitor Studies
Background and Overview
Our research team has conducted numerous studies on various research grade monitors but recently established systematic methods for evaluating and comparing the various consumer monitors that have flooded the market. With some exceptions most of the monitors have reasonable accuracy for consumer monitoring but the more important consideration may be whether it helps consumers be more physically active. Click links below to read up on the findings
Published Articles on Consumer Monitors
Media coverage on Consumer Monitors
The research on consumer monitors has been of considerable interest to the media and our work has been picked up in a number of news outlets.
Which One is Best?
We are often asked about the relative accuracy and utility of the various monitors. We recently completed a new study comparing some of various wrist worn monitors. Click here to see the press release and video.
Lab Testing of Latest Consumer Monitors