Culture. Style. Taste.
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Make Time for Yourself: The Best Fitness Watches

If 2021 is your year to prioritize health and wellbeing, you should invest in a fitness watch to keep yourself accountable. Beyond counting steps, many of today’s fitness watches can track everything from your resting heart rate and calories burned during a workout, to your sleeping patterns and more. They have also become an extension of our wardrobe, with sleek and fashionable bands available to suit every style.

With so many options, it’s easy to get overwhelmed when searching for the perfect watch to match your routine. Lucky for you, we’ve compiled the best fitness watches available at Aventura Mall to help make the choice a little easier.

For the Long-Distance Athlete – Garmin Forerunner 745

Whether running, walking, cycling, swimming or tackling triathlons – no matter how you train,
Garmin can track it. If you have your sights set on running more in 2021, the Garmin Forerunner 745 is the perfect watch for you. With GPS features, it is made for runners and triathletes who need (or want) detailed stats and on-device workouts with smartwatch functionality. With over six hours of battery life, the watch will have enough juice to withstand all your New Year’s workouts.

Garmin is located on the Upper Level near Bloomingdales.

For the One Who Does It All – Apple Watch Series 6

Apple revolutionized the wearable technology market when it unveiled the Apple Watch in 2015. Six years later, the brand continues to elevate its offerings with the Apple Watch Series 6. The current model offers more health-focused capabilities, including Blood Oxygen and ECG apps – allowing users to receive notifications if they are experiencing an irregular heart rhythm or have high and low heart rates. The watch also works with Apple’s Sleep app, which helps users establish a regular bedtime and track their sleep quality. The Series 6 comes in a variety of finishes and band colors, making it easy to match to your personal style.

The Apple Store is located on the Upper Level across from Zara.

For the Fashionable Fitness Fanatic – Fossil Gen 5E Smartwatch

Who says you need to sacrifice style in your fitness watch? Fossil’s smartwatches marry the technology of a top smartwatch with the style of a sophisticated timepiece. Powered by Google WearOS, the watch is compatible with Android™ 6.0+ (excluding Go edition), iOS 12.0+ and provides a variety of features – including Google Pay™, heart rate and activity tracking, and hundreds of apps to customize your watch. A variety of bands and finishes are also available.

The Fossil Store is located on the Upper Level near Macy’s.

For the Bold – Michael Kors Access Gen 5 Lexington

Statement pieces can elevate any outfit, and watches are no exception. The Michael Kors Access Gen 5 Lexington smartwatch is a bold option for those who want the features of a smartwatch with the iconic silhouette of a Michael Kors timepiece. Powered by Wear OS by Google™, this style features an updated speaker, heart-rate tracking, payment methods, and swim proof functionality. Interchangeable straps and multiple display faces offer infinite options to customize and suit your style.

Michael Kors is located on the Lower Level near Macys.

To see these smartwatches in-person, visit Aventura Mall. Call (305) 935-1110 to speak with Concierge for more information.

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