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It was only a year ago when Microsoft launched its first fitness tracker, called the Band, the wearable device proved to be quite a hit among consumers. Naturally there was a lot of anticipation concerning the second-generation Band which the company recently unveiled, and now that the new one is out the time is right to offer a price cut for the original Band. Not only will this enable the budget conscious to pick up a robust activity tracker but it will also help Microsoft move inventory of this device.

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The original Microsoft Band has features like continuous heart rate monitoring, tracking for biking, running, golfing and more, 10 sensors including UV monitor and GPS, a capacitive 1.4 inch TFT display and it works with Windows Phone, Android and iOS devices.

It debuted at $199 but given that the second-generation Microsoft Band is now out the company has decided to cut the price down of its first-generation activity tracker to $129, it’s available at this new price from Amazon and the Microsoft Store.

Those who wouldn’t mind spending a bit more money on the activity tracker can go with the second-generation Band, which has an all new design and several new features that make the wearable device even more capable. The new Band costs $249 and is available for pre-order right now from Microsoft itself.

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