3DFitBud Simple Step Counter
Omron Alvita Optimized
Awards Top Pick Award Editors' Choice Award    
Price $94.37 at Amazon$24.99 at Amazon$35 List$24.99 at Amazon$17.09 at Amazon
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Pros Appealing look, robust set of data capturedAffordable, comprehensive, easy to use, autonomous device with screenReliable, simple, comprehensive, inexpensiveLarge print display, only one buttonInexpensive, on-device data memory, comprehensive movement data
Cons Fragile spring clip, no data displayed on deviceBulky, no app, limited data storageNo app, limited data memoryNo app interface, no daily sorting of dataNo smartphone app or associated cloud data management
Bottom Line A woman-specific step counter that collects a host of other data as wellAn affordable, extensive, and autonomous pedometer with no need for a smartphoneAn inexpensive, comprehensive pedometer for those that don’t need/want data managed on a smartphone appThe simplest sort of pedometerA product that collects all the information that most will want, without the complication of a phone app
Rating Categories Bellabeat Leaf Realalt 3D TriSport SC2 Digital 3DFitBud Simple Step... Alvita Optimized
Depth Of Data (20%)
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Portability (20%)  
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Specs Bellabeat Leaf Realalt 3D TriSport SC2 Digital 3DFitBud Simple... Alvita Optimized
% Accuracy 94.5 99.1 90.8 97.3 99.2
Battery Life Up to 6 months Up to 1 year Approx. 1 year Approx. 1 year Information not available
Tracks Distance in addition to steps? Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Needs additional device? Yes, syncs with smartphone No No No No
Sync Style Syncs wirelessly No n/a n/a n/a
Tracks Heart Rate? No No No No No
User-entered data? Yes Yes No No No
Automatically enters sleep mode? Yes N/A N/A Yes N/A
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