Reebok Hybrid Plus: Only heart rate monitor sports watch that works with and without a chest strap. Likes: Pleases everyone. The comfort of strapless for fitness walking and lower-stress activities, and the at-a-glance convenience of a hands-free, continual monitor readout for hard-core cycling, running, swimming, elliptical, aerobics and weight workouts. Packed with features: time-of-day, alarm clock, high and low heart rate zone settings, recovery timer, calorie counter. Dislikes: No backlight for night running. Price: $119. (888) 760-3059, Ext. 223; www.sportsbeatusa.com.
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