Mashable’s Gift of the Day series highlights cool, interesting and fun products for that special someone on your holiday list.
Looking for the perfect holiday gift for a friend or family member who wants to shed some pounds in the new year? The Striiv Play Smart Pedometer is just the tool to help her commit to healthy goals, especially as chilly winter months confine even the most avid outdoorsmen to their living room couches.
When you’re wearing the gadget, Striiv Play tracks your steps, stairs, distances, activity minutes, calories burned and milestones to make sure you stay active — even on busy days you can’t make it to the gym. The sleek pocket device integrates games and challenges to motivate users to keep walking until they hit their daily pace counts and ensures being active stays fun.
Striiv is wireless, using Bluetooth to connect to the free corresponding iPhone app. Over time, the iPhone app will create graphs showing the user’s activity progress.
Unlike most chunky pedometers, Striiv Play is sleek, small and easily attaches to your belt loop or pocket. It’s touchscreen polycarbonate face is less than two-inches tall and just over an inch wide. Striiv’s built-in Lithium ION battery recharges, and you can go a full week on a single charge.