Fitbit Charge 2 vs Garmin vívofit

Fitbit Charge 2 Garmin vívofit
Model Fitbit
Charge 2
Garmin
vívofit

Basic Info

Suggested Price 149.95 79.99
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Release Oct 2016 Mar 2014

Reviews

BestBuy Rating 4.7 4.4
Walmart Rating 4.6 3.8

Overview

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
  • Fits most wrist sizes
    Includes a small band that fits wrists from 4.7″ to 6.9″ and a large band that fits wrists from 6″ to 8.3″.
  • Get a complete picture of your daily and nightly activities
    Sync with your compatible Bluetooth device to track steps taken, calories burned, active and idle time, and distance traveled.
  • Achieve daily personalized goals based on your habits
    vívofit learns your activity level and assigns a new personalized, attainable goal each morning.
  • Get a visual reminder to keep active throughout your day
    A red bar appears across the screen after you’ve been idle for an hour and builds when you’ve been sitting too long. Reset it by taking a walk for a few minutes.
  • Discover how your daily activities affect your sleep
    Monitor how long and how well you sleep, and see how it relates to your daily activities.
  • Accurately track your pulse and zone data during a workout
    Compatible with select heart rate monitors to help you calculate calories burned. Also compatible with Garmin Forerunner and Edge devices. (All sold separately.)
  • Long battery life means you never miss tracking a moment
    CR1632 coin batteries don’t need to be replaced for over a year.
  • Free Garmin Connect app provides a network of support
    Monitor your progress on your computer or compatible mobile device with a customizable dashboard equipped with tools, charts and graphs so you can visualize your progress.
  • Celebrate your progress
    Join online challenges and earn digital badges for your achievements.
  • Challenge your friends for extra motivation
    Compete against and cheer on your friends and family. Compare stats and see how your progress measures up.
  • Wirelessly sync with select Bluetooth devices
    Touch a button on the wristband to send stored stats to the Garmin Connect app.
  • Comfortable water-resistant band for use anytime, anywhere
    Fitted wristband in fun colors. Water-resistant so you don’t have to worry if you wear it in the shower or are caught in the rain.
  • Check your stats on your wrist
    See your progress without having to sync on the easy-to-read display. Customizable screens allow for personalized use.
  • 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.

All Features

Feedback Type Vibration alert
Battery Strength Indicator Yes Yes
App Compatible Yes
Minimum Wrist Size 6.7 inches 4.7 inches
Date/Time Display Date and Time Time
Clock Display Yes Yes
Programmable Yes Yes
Rechargeable Yes No
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Labor 1 Year 1 year
Wireless Syncing Yes Yes
Silent Alarm Yes No
Color Black Silver Black
Water Resistant No Yes
Interface(s) Bluetooth
Watch Type Sport
Display Type AMOLED LCD
Maximum Wrist Size 8.1 inches 8.3 inches
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Parts 1 Year 1 year
Color Category Black Black
Battery Type Lithium-polymer Other
Product Name Charge 2 Activity Tracker + Heart Rate (Large) vívofit Fitness Band
Size Large
Model Number FB407SBKL 010-01225-00
Body Metrics Measured Activity vs. inactivity Distance traveled
Additional Accessories Included USB charging cable
Brand Fitbit Garmin
Mobile Operating System Compatibility Apple iOS Android
GPS Enabled No No
Wearing Style Watch style Wrist
Instant On No
Mobile Notifications No
Touch Screen No
Multi-Sport Tracking No
Maximum Depth Of Water Resistance 164 feet
Sensors Accelerometer
Smart Alarm No
Keypad Lock No

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