Apple Watch Series 2 vs Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch

Apple Watch Series 2 Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch
Model Apple
Watch Series 2
Ionic Smartwatch

Basic Info

Suggested Price 399 249.95
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Release Oct 2016 Nov 2017


BestBuy Rating 4.8 4.3
Walmart Rating 4.8 4.7


Top Features
  • Aluminum case
  • Dual-core processor
  • Built-in GPS
  • Water resistant 50 meters¹
  • Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n 2.4Ghz)
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Heart rate sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Second-generation OLED Retina display with Force Touch (2x brighter)²
  • Ion-X glass (aluminum cases)
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Up to 18 hours of battery life³
  • Magnetic charging cable
  • Apple Watch requires an iPhone 5 or later. Classic Buckle, Leather Loop, Modern Buckle, Milanese Loop, and Link Bracelet bands are not water resistant.
  • ¹Apple Watch Series 2 has a water resistance rating of 50 meters under ISO standard 22810:2010. This means that it may be used for shallow-water activities like swimming in a pool or ocean.
  • However, Apple Watch Series 2 should not be used for scuba diving, waterskiing, or other activities involving high-velocity water or submersion below shallow depth.
  • ²Compared with the previous generation.
  • *All models come in distinct case and band combinations. Sport Band, Woven Nylon, stainless steel, and leather bands are all compatible with all Apple Watch models.
  • ³Testing conducted by Apple in August 2016 using preproduction Apple Watch Series 1, Apple Watch Series 2, and Apple Watch Edition, each paired with an iPhone; all devices tested with prerelease software.
  • All-day battery life is based on 18 hours with the following use: 90 time checks, 90 notifications, 45 minutes of app use, and a 30-minute workout with music playback from Apple.
  • Watch via Bluetooth, over the course of 18 hours. Battery life varies by use, configuration, and many other factors; actual results will vary.
  • TM and © 2016 Apple Inc. All rights reserved.
  • Compatible with select iPhone® models, Android phones and Windows phones
    So you can stay connected while your phone stays out of sight.
  • Missed calls, calendar, SMS and social apps notifications
    Keep you updated on day-to-day happenings.
  • Water-resistant design
    Defends your smartwatch against submersion in up to 164′ of water.
  • Wireless connection to your device
    Bluetooth connectivity and NFC technology enables simple one-touch pairing.
  • Built-in pedometer
    Keeps track of walking and running distances to help you stay in shape.
  • Vibrate mode
    Quietly alerts you to a range of notifications, such as incoming e-mails, calls and text messages, as well as upcoming calendar events.
  • Rechargeable battery
    For extended battery life. Charge easily using the included charging cable.
  • 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

Countdown Yes
Alarm Yes
Internet Connectable Yes
Calendar Yes
Case Width 1.4 inches 1.15 inches
Maximum Depth of Water Resistance 0 feet 164 feet
Mobile Notifications Yes
Rechargeable Battery Yes
Charging Interface(s) Wireless None
Model Family Apple Watch Series 2 Fitbit Ionic
Band Color Black Silver
Stopwatch Yes
Battery Size Not Applicable Not Available
Vibration Alert Yes Yes
Date/Time Display Date and time
Body Metrics Measured Heart rate
Voice Activated Yes
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Parts 1 year 1 year
Text Messaging Yes
Clock Display Yes
Color Space Gray Aluminum Blue gray/silver gray
Curved Screen No
Email Capable Yes
Operating System Compatibility Apple iOS Android
Screen Size 42 millimeters 29 millimeters
Bluetooth Enabled Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Compatibility Bluetooth Wireless B
Bluetooth Version 4.0 Other
Built-In Microphone Yes No
Battery-Strength Indicator Yes
Series Series 2 Ionic
Band Material Other Other
Additional Accessories Included Sport Band (can be configured for either S/M or M/L length); 1m Magnetic Charging Cable; 5W USB Power Adapter Charging cable; 2 wristbands (S+L)
Screen Type Digital LCD
GPS Enabled Yes
Touch Screen Yes Yes
No-Contract Yes
Battery Type Lithium-ion Other
Processor Brand Apple
Sensors Accelerometer Accelerometer
Color Category Gray Silver
Model Number MP062LL/A FB503WTGY
Product Name Apple Watch Series 2 42mm Space Gray Aluminum Case Black Sport Band Ionic Smartwatch
Case Length 1.7 inches
Operating System watchOS Other
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Labor 1 year 1 year
Brand Apple Fitbit
Music Player Yes Yes
Water Resistant Yes Yes
Maximum Usage Time 18 hours
Case Thickness 0.4 inches 0.5 inches
Internal Memory Capacity 4 gigabytes
Dust Resistant Yes
Customizable Watch Faces Yes
Shock Resistant No
Form Factor Wristwatch
Maximum Wrist Size 8.1 inches
Rechargeable Yes
Product Depth 10.1 inches
Case Back Material Aluminum
Minimum Wrist Size 5.5 inches
Alert Type Vibration
Adjustable Band Length Yes
Global Positioning GPS
Replaceable Battery Yes
Product Height 0.5 inches
Display Screen Yes
Band Width 1.24 millimeters
Case Shape Other
Product Weight 1.8 ounces
Color Monitor Yes
Backlit Display Yes
Battery Capacity 10 milliampere hours
Metrics Measured Activity vs. inactivity
Multi-Sport Tracking Yes
Usage Time 96 hours
Case Material Aluminum
Data Plan Required No
Band Type Sports
Mobile Payment Service Supported Fitbit Pay
Clasp Type Buckle
NFC Technology Yes
Adjustable Brightness Yes
Product Type Smartwatch

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