Tag Archive: Fitbit


Conquer impending New Year’s resolutions with up to $50 off a Fitbit

Step to it.

Getting healthier is one of the most common New Year’s resolutions. Here’s another statistic: 80% of resolutions fail by February. One of the easiest ways to stay on track is by using tech to keep you motivated. Right now over at Amazon, you can save up to $ 50 on a selection of Fitbit trackers and smartwatches. Several of these items are close to their Black Friday prices, so if you missed out on  [Read More…]

Fitbit Charge 3 review: A month with the best and least interesting tracker

I have a rule about Fitbits: I don’t review them — really review them, not just “review” them — until I’ve used the new product for at least a month. Why? Because every time I’ve done so in the past I’ve been burned by some underappreciated feature (good!) or errant bug (bad!) that only crops up with experience — and time.

The Charge 3 is the culmination of the category Fitbit all but started nearly a decade ago:  [Read More…]

Crush 2019 resolutions with the $40 Fitbit Flex 2 tracker

Step by step.

The Fitbit Flex 2 usually costs around $ 60, but currently it’s only $ 39.95 at Amazon.

This handy gadget will track your steps, sleep, distance, calories burned, and active minutes. There are LED display lights that illuminate as you progress towards your daily goal, so you can see how you’re doing at a glance. The tracker also features SmartTrack to automatically recognize select workouts, and it’ll light up and vibrate to give you  [Read More…]

Black Friday pricing on the Fitbit Ionic, Charge 3, and more is live now

Smash those goals.

Right now you can get Black Friday prices early on select Fitbit models! We fully expect to see more deals go live tomorrow, so if your coveted model isn’t listed below, be sure to keep your eyes locked to Thrifter’s Twitter account to be alerted on future discounts.

Your options include:

Fitbit Ionic GPS Smart Watch – $ 199.95 (was $ 300) Fitbit Charge 3 Activity Tracker – $ 119.95 (was $ 150) Fitbit  [Read More…]

Fitbit Charge 3 updated with Quick Replies for Android users

You can also now see weight and hydration info on the Fitbit Today dashboard.

The Fitbit Charge 3 is the best fitness band Fitbit’s ever released, and thanks to a new software update that’s available for the tracker right now, it’s being made even better.

One of the biggest new features is specific to Android users and allows you to send off Quick Replies to text messages, WhatsApp messages, and more right from your wrist. Similar to  [Read More…]

Fitbit Charge 3 launches on October 7 for $150

The bolstered fitness tracker is more comfortable and packs more smart features than its predecessor.

Following its announcement in August, the Fitbit Charge 3 is nearly ready to start hitting wrists everywhere. The new fitness tracker, which is a gradual evolution of the Charge 2, will hit stores starting on October 7.

Fitbit isn’t reinventing the wheel with the Charge 3, as it largely looks much like the Charge 2 that preceded it. However, the company has  [Read More…]

Android Pie updates, Fitbit Charge 3 coming soon, and other news worth knowing

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Tuesday, October 4th, and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, we see yet another Pixel 3 leak, HMD Global confirms Android Pie  [Read More…]

Fitbit has several fitness trackers on sale including the Alta for just $80

Get fit bit-by-bit.

The Fitbit Alta large black fitness tracker is down to $ 79.95 on Amazon. This is the first time in more than a year this tracker has dropped below $ 100, and it more regularly sells as high as $ 130. You can also get it at this price in Teal and Purple.

The small versions are down to $ 80 in Black and Purple as well.

This deal on the Alta is part  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro vs. Fitbit Charge 3: Which should you buy?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. Android is our jam, but at the same time, we love checking out the latest in wearable tech. If you’re in the market for a new fitness tracker, we’ve got the shopping advice you need.

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro

Great for runners

$ 194 at Amazon

Pros Gorgeous OLED display Local music storage with Spotify Built-in GPS Larger app selection Cons No Samsung  [Read More…]

The Fitbit Charge 3 is coming to a wrist near you in October

It’s been a few months since we’ve heard much from Fitbit. The company launched its latest smartwatch, the Versa, back in March but we were still waiting for a new traditional fitness tracker.

The wait is finally over, as the company has just introduced its latest product, the Fitbit Charge 3. The Charge 2 has been a staple in the fitness game for around 2 years, so it was definitely time for an update.

Read More: Fitbit Versa  [Read More…]