Fitbit Charge 2 vs Garmin vivofit 3

Fitbit Charge 2 Garmin vivofit 3
Model Fitbit
Charge 2
vivofit 3

Basic Info

Suggested Price 149.95 99.99
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Release Oct 2016 May 2016


BestBuy Rating 4.7 4.3
Walmart Rating 4.6 4.7


Top Features
  • PurePulse® Continuous heart rate
    Track heart rate all-day & during workouts to better measure calorie burn, optimize workout intensity using heart rate zones, and better understand your health with resting heart rate.
  • Track all daily activity levels
    Track your heart rate, steps taken, stairs climbed, calories burned, distance traveled and active minutes.
  • Better understand your sleep quality
    Monitor how long and how well you sleep. Wake peacefully without disturbing your partner with the silent, vibrating alarm.
  • Relax with guided breathing sessions
    The Relax experience on Charge 2 helps you find moments of calm in your day with personalized guided breathing sessions based on your heart rate.
  • Track and improve your fitness level
    Find out how fit you are with a snapshot of your Cardio Fitness Level and Score (based on VO2 max), viewable in the Fitbit app.
  • Track specific workouts & get real-time stats
    Get more precise tracking and actionable, real-time stats with Multi-sport modes and Connected GPS so you can make instant adjustments during your workouts and improve over time.
  • Sleek design with large OLED display
    A sleek, comfortable design perfect for all-day and night wear with a large interactive display, customizable clock faces and interchangeable bands.
  • Smartphone notifications
    Easily view smartphone notifications on the go and stay connected to what matters most with call, text and calendar alerts.
  • Challenge your friends and celebrate progress for extra motivation
    Share and compete with your friends and family in challenges and on the leaderboard. Earn Fitbit badges and milestone updates.
  • Syncs to select Apple®, Android and Windows devices
    Such as iPhone®, iPad®, iPod® touch and cell phones and tablets with Windows Phone or Android for simple wireless communication.
  • *Distance/speed/pace can only be shared on 3G or 4G devices.
  • Apple, the Apple logo and iTunes are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. iPod is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc.
  • iPad is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries
  • Keep track of daily activity levels
    Measures steps taken, distance traveled, calories burned etc.
  • Always-on high-res display
    See your stats even in bright sunlight.
  • Waterproof design
    Allows you to wear the tracker while swimming.
  • Adjustable strap
    Fits comfortably on most wrists from 5.4″ to 7.7″ in circumference.
  • Stopwatch function
    Quicky time your exercise, research time or your presentation with the stopwatch function.
  • Set your daily goal and tag activities
    Shine app lets you sync your device to monitor your progress.

All Features

Feedback Type Vibration alert
Battery Strength Indicator Yes
App Compatible Yes Yes
Minimum Wrist Size 6.7 inches 5.4 inches
Date/Time Display Date and Time Date and Time
Clock Display Yes Yes
Programmable Yes
Rechargeable Yes Yes
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Labor 1 Year Not available
Wireless Syncing Yes Yes
Silent Alarm Yes
Color Black Silver Black
Water Resistant No Yes
Interface(s) Bluetooth
Watch Type Sport
Display Type AMOLED Digital
Maximum Wrist Size 8.1 inches 7.7 inches
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Parts 1 Year Not available
Color Category Black Black
Battery Type Lithium-polymer
Product Name Charge 2 Activity Tracker + Heart Rate (Large) vivofit 3 Activity Tracker (Regular)
Size Large
Model Number FB407SBKL 010-01608-00
Body Metrics Measured Activity vs. inactivity Activity vs. inactivity
Additional Accessories Included USB charging cable
Brand Fitbit Garmin
Mobile Operating System Compatibility Apple iOS Universal
GPS Enabled No No
Wearing Style Watch style Wrist
Mobile Notifications No
Touch Screen No
Multi-Sport Tracking No
Maximum Depth Of Water Resistance 164 feet
Sensors Accelerometer

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