Scales for Fitness Fanatics

Whether you're a hardcore triathlete or just a flabophobic weekend warrior, the best new scales make it easier than ever to track progress.

Aug 17, 2010
Outside Magazine
Withings scale

Withings scale    Photo: (Courtesy of Withings)

The first scale that connects wirelessly to the Internet, Withings uploads your weight and body-fat percentage to Web sites like or Google Health for tracking, or even to an iPhone. You can measure only weight, body-fat percentage, and body-mass index—but it's pretty much idiotproof. $159;