As the temperatures rise and the days get longer, you’ll undoubtedly be making it out to the beach, or at least spending some time near water, to keep cool and have fun during the dog days of summer. Naturally, you’ll want to stay connected by the pool or tanning on a tropical island, and you’ll need some waterproof wearables to do so. Whether you’re a beach bum looking for a water-resistant smartwatch that looks great and will keep you on the grid, or a swimmer looking for a tracker that will survive the pool and track laps and stroke patterns, Lumoid’s got you covered! The following wearables are perfect for all water-lovers, and are available to rent on a trial basis. Let’s dive in!
The Vivosmart HR features Garmin Elevate wrist heart technology, which displays heart rate and zone in a colorful touch screen so you can train more effectively. The sleek band melds comfort with efficiency, boasting a full suite of notifications and an always-on display that shows your stats even in sunlight and water. With a waterproof finish, cannonball into the pool with the Vivosmart HR and start working on your bathing suit body!
Misfit Shine 2 is an advanced, premium activity monitor that inspires you to live a more active life. Shine 2’s beautiful 12 tri-color LEDs, vibration alerts and capacitive touch introduces new ways to interact and motivate you to meet your health and fitness goals. Made from aluminum and water resistant to 50 meters, Shine 2’s minimalist, modular design will keep you motivated and looking good for any occasion (beach parties!), any activity (skinny-dipping!).
LifeTrak Zone combines accurate heart rate for precise calories, steps and distance, plus clear-cut automatic sleep monitoring and Bluetooth compatibility. You never have to recharge; the battery lasts one year. Completely waterproof, this is a wearable you’ll never have to think twice about, no matter where you find yourself.
This built-in, waterproof activity tracker can tally steps taken, calories burned and laps swam throughout your day, sending you an alert reminding you to move if you’ve been inactive for more than one hour. Garmin’s technology also accounts for inconsistencies in blood flow changes by measuring light reflected and returned by your skin.
This quirky smartwatch is waterproof up to 3 ATM, boasts a color e-paper display and up to 7 days of battery life, perfect for a beach week! A new timeline interface will highlight what’s important in your day, so you only have to address the most pressing matters while sipping Mai Tais poolside.
Whether you live in the fast lane or at a more relaxed pace (like on a relaxing island cruise), Activité Pop respects your agenda and never gets in your way. This stylish smartwatch is completely waterproof and hosts fitness, sleep and swim tracking capabilities.
For the hardcore swimmer, Moov Now is a 2nd generation multi-sport wearable coach. Moov’s 9-axis Omni Motion sensor captures and analyzes your motion in 3D and even talks to you while you work out. This waterproof fitness tracker will analyze your swimming technique and coach you to better form.