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What to Look For in a Smart Bathroom Scale

Before purchasing a smart bathroom scale, you’ll want to consider what you want it for.

Are you embarking on a weight loss journey and want to regularly track your progress and learn about your Body Mass Index (BMI) and lean muscle mass? Or, do you just want a higher-tech scale that will provide more health metrics than your normal scale? It’s important to figure out your goals, so you have a better idea of which smart bathroom scale is best for you.

Many smart bathroom scales can sync up with fitness trackers or accompanying apps. This feature is particularly nice if you’re looking to keep up-to-date body metrics in one place. In some instances, you may be able to look over information from your smart bathroom scale, fitness activity stats, and your overall progress just from one app.

The maximum weight limit may be another factor you want to consider. For people in larger bodies, it may be a top priority to find a scale that has a higher weight capacity. Some picks on our list go up to 400 pounds.

Lastly, quite a few smart bathroom scales allow for multiple user accounts—some have enough storage for up to 16 people. Perhaps you’re part of a fitness group training for a marathon, or you live with a few people who also want to use the scale. Regardless, it’s an option that many items on our list offer, and is something you can keep in mind.

Best Smart Bathroom Scale Overall: eufy Smart Scale P2 Pro

eufy Smart Scale P2 Pro with water on it


  • 400 pound weight limit
  • 16 detailed body measurements
  • Affordable price point
  • Tracks your progress
  • Great reviews


  • Not intended for use by professional athletes
  • Standing on it with wet feet may alter the metrics

Our top pick for smart bathroom scales goes to the eufy Smart Scale P2 Pro, a more high-tech and advanced model from its two predecessors, the P1 and the P2.

Priced at a surprisingly affordable point, this device provides a full-body analysis thanks to the 16 health measurements, including muscle and bone mass, body fat percentage, BMI, and standing heart rate.

This waterproof scale is compatible with WiFi and Bluetooth and boasts third-party syncing to apps like Apple Health, Google Fit, and Fitbit. When you consistently weigh in, you receive weekly full-body reports and can even check out a virtual avatar of yourself as you slim down or gain muscle, all of which are available in the accompanying app, EufyLife.

While it’s a solid pick for everyday use, the brand specifies that it’s not the best for professional athletes. You’ll also want to be wary of when you decide to use this scale, as standing on it fresh out of the shower may slightly impact the health metrics.

Best overall

eufy Smart Scale P2 Pro

Our top pick for smart bathroom scales go to the P2 Pro from eufy, a solidly priced option with awesome features like 16 body metrics and real time body tracking.

Best Budget Smart Bathroom Scale: WYZE Smart Scale

person using wyze smart scale


  • Low price
  • Measures weight, body fat, lean muscle mass, and water weight
  • Tracks heart rate
  • Syncs with WYZE app and other fitness tracking apps
  • 400 pound weight limit


  • There's no modes for babies, pets, or luggage

At less than $50, the WYZE Smart Scale packs an impressive punch. Each weigh-in measures 12 body metrics including body fat, lean muscle mass, and water weight. And, while it’ll only recognize up to eight user accounts, there’s a guest mode, allowing an unlimited number of people to use (their progress just won’t be tracked).

There’s an accompanying app with the scale (the WYZE app), but information can be automatically synced with third-party apps like Apple Fit and Google Health. There are also options for an athlete and weight-only modes, making it a solid option for people on different health journeys.

This is your best option if you’re not looking to spend much money on a solid smart bathroom scale.

Best budget boy

WYZE Smart Scale

This smart scale does more than weigh you: it can track other metrics like muscle mass, body fat, and more.

BestΒ Smart Bathroom Scale for Simplicity: Withings Body+

Withings Body+ scale on grey background


  • Provides BMI and body fat measurements
  • Automatically syncs to accompanying app
  • Great ratings


  • Expensive
  • Automatic syncing is only available with the brand's app

Perhaps more simple in features than other options on our list, the Withings Body+ scale is an especially good pick if you want to lose weight. It provides multiple body composition measurements, such as BMI, body fat, and water percentage.

Information automatically syncs to the accompanying app, Health Mate. While the scale is compatible with third-party apps like Apple Health, it won’t automatically load your stats. That being said, other nice features are available on this scale, like daily weather and fitness activity information. You can also sync it with MyFitnessPal, a free app that tracks your nutrition intake, so all of your fitness information is available in the same place.

You can track the progress of up to eight users, and there are different modes to choose from, including pregnancy and baby.

Although it’s pricier than other scales in our roundup, customers note that this scale is a good pick if you’re looking to track basic health information.

Best for simplicity

Withings Body+ Smart Scale

This smart scale syncs with your iPhone via Wi-Fi, measuring and logging your weight, body fat percentage, water percentage, muscle and bone mass, and more.

Most Comprehensive Smart Bathroom Scale: eufy Smart Scale C1

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  • 12 body measurements available
  • Can be used with third-party apps like Fitbit and Google Health
  • Can track the progress of up to 16 users
  • Inexpensive


  • Not recommended for pregnant people

Another eufy product, the brand’s Smart Scale C1 is inexpensive, but still manages to wow in its wide array of features. Each time you weigh in, you receive 12 health metrics ranging from weight and body fat to BMI and muscle mass.

It can track the progress of up to 16 users, though there aren’t different modes available. You also shouldn’t use this bathroom scale if you’re pregnant. However, it does have an instant Bluetooth connection, and can be synced to third-party apps like Apple Health, Google Fit, and Fitbit.

Beyond its super affordable price point, it’s also a really accurate scale. According to the brand, it has two pairs of sensitive sensors that ensure an ultra-accurate reading every time.

However, it’s important to note that eufy doesn’t recommend using this scale if you’re pregnant or using a pacemaker. Due to how the weight is measured with a closed-loop electrode, the company recommends caution and looking elsewhere for a smart scale.

Most comprehensive

eufy Smart Scale C1

The eufy Smart Scale C1 received our pick for the most comprehensive thanks to the 12 body metrics measured with each weigh in.

Best Value Smart Bathroom Scale: Greater Goods Digital Smart Scale

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Greater Goods


  • Free accompanying app
  • High precision sensors
  • Weight limit of 400 pounds


  • Only 6 body metrics measured
  • Accompanying app has mediocre ratings

At a little less than $70, the Greater Goods Digital Smart Scale gives you great value for the price. It can track the progress of up to eight users, which is less than other options on our list, but if you’re just planning to use it for individual or family use, it’s a good option. Additionally, it does only measure six health metrics, but these include core measurements, such as bone mass, water weight, and body fat.

There’s a free in-house app (Weight Gurus), but the iOS App Store reviews aren’t the best. It has a 2.9- out of 5-star rating and users noted that they had some issues with data syncing.

That being said, you can use the scale with third-party fitness apps like Fitbit and Google Fit. It also has a 400 pound weight limit and high-precision sensors that, according to the company, measure within 0.2 pounds.

Best value

Greater Goods Digital Smart Scale

The Greater Good Digital Smart Scale packs a bang for your buck via its six measured body metrics, free accompanying app, and high precision sensors.

Best Smart Bathroom Scale for Tracking Progress: Withings Body

Withings Body Cale on pink and orange background


  • Can see progress every time you weigh in
  • Automatically syncs to accompanying app via WiFi or Bluetooth
  • Compatible with Apple Watch and third-party apps


  • Only up to 8 users can use it
  • No heart rate tracking or full body analysis

The Withings Body Smart Bathroom Scale is a solid pick for folks looking to keep track of their weight loss or muscle gain progress. While it doesn’t provide a full body analysis, you can see your progress each time you weigh in. The scale showcases weight insights trends without logging onto your phone or an app.

You can choose to sync your data with the accompanying app, Withings Health Mate, or your fitness app of choice, like Fitbit or Apple Health. It’s even compatible with MyFitnessPal, where you can track your nutrition and food intake.

Some extra bonuses? The scale provides a daily weather and activity report and automatically connects to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Although it doesn’t track your heart rate or offer a full body analysis like other models by Withings, it’s still a great option, especially considering the less than $100 price.

Best for tracking progress

Withings Body

Keep track of your weight trends with this intuitive smart bathroom scale from Withings.

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Melissa Lee is a freelance writer for How-To Geek. She's been working in commerce and service journalism since 2019 with bylines at sites like the USA TODAY's and The Daily Beast. She's written about everything from the best fitness trackers to the most shop-worthy deals on kitchen appliances.
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