Fitbit Zip vs Garmin HRM-Swim

Fitbit Zip Garmin HRM-Swim
Model Fitbit

Basic Info

Suggested Price 59.99 99.99
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Release Sep 2012 Oct 2016


BestBuy Rating 4.5 5
Walmart Rating 4.3 0.0


Top Features
  • Measures steps taken, distance traveled and calories burned
    For efficient monitoring of your workouts.
  • LED display
    Offers clear readouts.
  • Set goals, share progress and earn badges
    As well as log food intake, weight and more on Fitbit’s Web site or via apps to help make exercise fun.
  • Wirelessly syncs with most Bluetooth 4.0-enabled mobile phones and tablets
    Along with most computers, so you can easily review your progress. Apple® iPhone® and Android app lets you access your data on your mobile device.
  • Water-resistant construction
    For durability in a variety of climate conditions. Discreet design enables easy portability.
  • Replaceable battery
    Ensures long-lasting 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.
  • Measures heart rate
    To help you manage your fitness goals.
  • Stores and forwards heart rate data to compatible devices
    Gathers the statistics of your heartbeat.
  • Compatible with select models
    Compatible with Garmin smart watches: D2™ Bravo; epix™; fēnix® 3; fēnix® 3 HR; fēnix® 3 Sapphire; Forerunner® 920XT; tactix® Bravo.
  • Stores up to 20 hours of heart rate data
    Stores in memory the statistics of your heartbeat.
  • Water-resistant design
    Provides protection in open water swims and triathlon competition with pool swim.
  • Soft size adjustment fabric strap
    Adapts to your body shape, so you can comfortably wear the sensor while you work out.

All Features

Battery Strength Indicator Yes
Memory Capacity (Number Of Users) None
Mobile Notifications Yes
Date/Time Display None
Touch Screen No
Clock Display No
Programmable No
Rechargeable No
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Labor 1 year 1 Year
Wireless Syncing Yes
Silent Alarm No
Color Charcoal Blue
Water Resistant No Yes
Multi-Sport Tracking Yes
Display Type LED None
Sensors Accelerometer
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Parts 1 year 1 Year
Smart Alarm Yes
Color Category Black Blue
Battery Type Other
Product Name Zip Wireless Activity Tracker HRM-Swim™ Heart Rate Monitor
Model Number 301C 010-12342-00
Body Metrics Measured Distance traveled
Keypad Lock No
Brand Fitbit Garmin
Mobile Operating System Compatibility Android
GPS Enabled No
Wearing Style Belt
Battery Size Cell
Interface(s) Wireless
Maximum Depth Of Water Resistance 164 feet
Attachment Style Strap
Labor 1 Year
Parts 1 Year

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