Tag Archive: Fitbit


Samsung Gear Sport vs. Fitbit Ionic: Fitness smartwatch showdown

Samsung and Fitbit have two of the best smartwatches out now for Android users, and we’re here to help you determine which is best for your lifestyle.

If you’re an Android user and are in the market for a new smartwatch, you’re currently in a slightly awkward position. Google doesn’t seem to be giving Android Wear any sort of real attention for the time being, and as such, your best bet is to go with third-party solutions.

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Best overall Fitbit Charge 2

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The Fitbit Charge 2 is the best Fitbit for more people (and the best fitness tracker in general) because it does almost everything well, and is comfortable to wear for long periods of time. Like all Fitbit products, it tracks steps, sleep and, if you want, workouts, but the Charge 2 does it in style. Not only does  [Read More…]

Fitbit Aria 2 review: Keeping it in the family

The Fitbit Aria 2 is a sleek and capable Wi-Fi smart scale that plays nicely with other Fitbit products.

As the name implies, the Fitbit Aria 2 is the second-generation of smart scales from Fitbit, the brand that’s become synonymous with fitness-focused technology. It’s sleek and easy to use with a really bright LED screen, but is it worth the rather steep $ 130 price tag?

That question largely depends on your opinion and usage of other  [Read More…]

Fitbit Ionic smartwatch releasing worldwide Oct. 1 for $299.95

Fitbit’s first smartwatch is hitting worldwide markets on October 1.

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve been wearing a new wearable, and while it looks a little bit like something I’ve worn before, it’s quite different — and a lot more ambitious. No, I’m not talking about some new Android Wear watch but the Fitbit Ionic, Fitbit’s first smartwatch and an honest-to-goodness hit.

The reason for its success will inevitably be the five-day battery life which  [Read More…]

Fitbit Ionic is the company’s first true smartwatch

Smartwatches are becoming less and less relevant and while companies like Motorola have shunned them completely, others have decided it wouldn’t hurt to start making them. You probably know Fitbit because of its fitness trackers, but the company recently acquired ex-Kickstarter sensation Pebble and so, armed with the new ideas and high hopes it unveiled […]

Fitbit Ionic is the smartwatch that will compete with Android Wear

The newly announced Fitbit Ionic is the company’s official foray into the smartwatch game!

Fitbit has been making fitness trackers for ten years, and some of its more recent models, like the Surge, Blaze and Charge 2, have dipped their toes into being smartwatch/fitness tracker hybrids. Now, Fitbit has officially announced the release of the Fitbit Ionic the company’s first fully-fledged smartwatch with its very own operating system, Fitbit OS.

What’s new about Fitbit Ionic

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Best Replacement Bands for Fitbit Charge 2

What are the best replacement bands for Fitbit Charge 2?

We all know how awesome the Fitbit Charge 2 is, but the bands can be pretty underwhelming — depending on your taste and sense of style.

There are a number of super creative alternatives out there, though, that can really make a statement. Here are some favorites!

HUMENN Bands for Fitbit Charge 2 bayite Leather Fitbit Charge 2 band Gold Swirl Scroll Charge 2 Bracelet  [Read More…]

Leaked renders of new Fitbit smartwatch reveal a familiar design

It’s our first look at the yet-to-be-named Fitbit smartwatch.

Fitbit has yet to officially announce its next smartwatch, but thanks to Yahoo Finance, we’ve got some new leaked renders to ponder over for the time being. Based on what we’ve seen here, it looks like Fitbit has gone with an evolved design of the 2016 Fitbit Blaze.

From the leaked images, it looks like Fitbit is combining the Blaze’s angular design with a one-piece design for the  [Read More…]

Hate the Galaxy S8’s unlocking options? Buy a Fitbit

The Galaxy S8’s fingerprint sensor placement has some people in a tizzy. Here’s how to avoid using it and still keep your device safe.

The Galaxy S8 is a great phone with a lot of ways to unlock the screen. That stems from the fact that Samsung relocated the fingerprint sensor from the front below the screen, which is easy to reach, to the back next to the camera, which is considerably harder. Then it added two  [Read More…]

Fitbit Alta HR Review: Is this the best slim fitness tracker?

With more and more fitness trackers making their way onto the market, Fitbit has improved a popular option with the new Fitbit Alta HR. Here are our thoughts on this new fitness tracker from Fitbit.