Wearable technology. It is the future of an athlete’s go-to training accessories. Wearable tech is scattered everywhere you look, from highly trained professionals, to the every day user. We are all familiar with well-known brands such as FitBit, Apple Watch, Garmin, Nike Fuel, the list goes on. But, there is a new kid on the block and its gearing up for a race to the top.
The Ambit3 will push call and message notifications to your watch, if you so choose, letting you know who is calling, that you have a new email or what song is playing on apps like Pandora. Sadly, there’s no ability to filter the alerts. Therefore if you have multiple apps running or a stream of incoming messages, your phone will be continually interrupting your ability to tell time or see ride data, via its brief text updates, or interrupting the peace and quiet of your ride via alert sounds .