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I thought I’d try using a pedometer just to see how far I stroll along the beach on my hunts.

The reviews I’ve read on many are not very complimentary.  It seems the common complaint centers on accuracy and battery life.

I’d appreciate your thoughts and recommendations.

Thanks

 

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16 minutes ago, Steve Herschbach said:

I've always used a GPS. They solve the accuracy and battery life issues.

Good idea!

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I own a garmin VivoActive 3 watch, have had all previous versions. They have a pedometer built in that allows you to setup your stride length. As a bonus it has a GPS built in it. With this Unit you can count your steps, monitor heart rate and calories and your path on a satellite view with Garmin Express. By the way the GPS has outstanding reception in bushwalking conditions. 

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1 hour ago, geof_junk said:

I own a garmin VivoActive 3 watch, have had all previous versions. They have a pedometer built in that allows you to setup your stride length. As a bonus it has a GPS built in it. With this Unit you can count your steps, monitor heart rate and calories and your path on a satellite view with Garmin Express. By the way the GPS has outstanding reception in bushwalking conditions. 

I use the same watch. The app shows you where you've been on the map too so you can determine site coverage.

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Thought it was built into the iphone. Turned mine off, my knees let me know when I walk too far :)

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