Fitbit Alta vs Fitbit Versa 3

Design:

Fitbit Alta
Design

Fitbit Alta is a special edition to your fancy collection of gadgets. Fitbit Alta is designed to level up your style game to the next level while tracking your fitness routine very steadily. This Fitbit is the most appealing and aesthetic looking from the whole collection of Fitbit trackers. Not only it’s slim, but has a great display and has a variety of features as well. The interchangeable bands and long battery life is also one of the great pleasing features. Available in a variety of beautiful colors i.e. Black / Stainless Steel, Plum / Stainless Steel, and a special edition Black / 22k Gold Plated.

Fitbit Versa 3
Design

Fitbit’s Versa series smartwatches comprise promising features that you are looking for, including health and fitness tracking. Fitbit Versa 3 does far more than merely telling time, including running apps, displaying smartphone notifications, and even tracking your heart rate and workout routine. Versa 3 has an aluminum watch case and a band made up of a flexible material. With four premium colors i.e., Midnight/soft old Aluminum, Black/Black Aluminum, Pink Clay/Soft old Aluminum, and Thistle/Soft old Aluminum, Fitbit Versa 3 provides an eye-catching interface. Packed with trackers and sensors, Versa 3 controls the user’s fitness professionally.

Specifications:

"

Screen Size

1.58"

Touch Screen

Resolution

336 x 336px
g

Weight

39g

Waterproof

Max Temperature

60℃

Min Temperature

-20℃

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

mm

Screen protection

120h

Battery Life

144h
h

Charging Time

h

Fitbit Alta
Specifications

Fitbit Alta comes up with many features, the screen display of Fitbit Alta is an OLED single-point touchscreen. The screen dimensions are 35.8mm x 15.2mm x 10mm and the screen size is 35mm. Equipped with a touch screen, Fitbit Alta has a resolution of (128-x-36 pixel resolution. Also, it's splash-proof but not water-proof meaning it can only resist splashes but cannot be used for swimming and in the shower. The maximum operating temperature range is from -10° to 45°C. The watch band is replaceable and the width of the small band is 140 to 170mm. for the large band, it fits from 170mm to 206mm. The battery life is up to seven days and gets fully charged in two hours.

Fitbit Versa 3
Specifications

The Versa 3 has a large clock face of size 1.04” and a color touchscreen with a vivid AMOLED display. It has a light weight of 28 g and water-resistant. It also has a flexible infinity band (small/large) of 140 mm – 180 mm and 180 mm – 220 mm circumference respectively. It has a Lithium-Polymer battery time with a charging time of 40 minutes and a battery life of 7 days. The operating temperature range of Fitbit Versa 3 is from -20◦ C to 45◦C. Its operating altitude range is up to 8,535 m. It comes with replaceable watch bands. Fitbit versa 3 has numerous other specifications including, Wi-Fi, gyroscope, microphone, Bluetooth, Alexa, Google Assistant, Fitbit pay, altimeter, vibration motor, NFC, light sensor, and device temperature sensor.

Activity Tracking:

GPS Tracking

Route Tracking

Heart Rate Monitoring

Blood Oxygenation

Activity Detection

Distance Tracking

Step Tracking

Elevation Tracking

Bike Ccadence Monitoring

Sleep Tracking

Calories Intake Tracking

Calories Burned Tracking

Weight Tracking

Water Intake Tracking

Body Temperature

Sport Activities Tracking

Fitbit Alta
Activity Tracking:

Fitbit Alta has various tracking features. Although it doesn’t have an in-built GPS but can track the activity of a person. It has a route tracker available and can record the activity very well. The tracker will automatically detect if the person was cycling, running, hiking, or even playing. So, it will track the distance travelled, and the steps taken in a day and even will track the elevation too. With a good sleep tracker, it will automatically detect the type of sleep the user is getting. Lastly, the smart track multi-sport exercises are available which will record the workout and exercise stats.

Fitbit Versa 3
Activity Tracking:

The premium fitness tracking features of Fitbit Versa 3 include a 3-axis accelerometer, built-in GPS, cardio fitness tracker, calories, distance, and steps stats tracker. Health tracking features include SpO2 tracking, a breathing rate tracker, a menstrual health tracker, and a report of wellness stats. It also offers a workout intensity checker in the Fitbit app for outdoor exercise and tracks sleep and REM sleep stages. It also has a stress management tracking system including sleep score, sleep stages tracker, sleep profile, and sleep awake alarm. It also tracks water intake and supports multi-sport mode.

Compatibility & Connectivity

Android Compatibilty

IOS Compatibilty

Mac OS Compatibility

Syncs Wirelessly

Automatic Syncing

Wi-Fi Module

Cellular Module

Call Control

Sport Activities Tracking

Camera Remote Control

Fitbit Alta
Compatibility & Connectivity

The compatibility of Fitbit Alta is with both android and iPhone devices. For iPhone users, iOS should be Apple iOS 4+ or above and similarly, for android users, it should be Android OS 4.4+ or above. It can sync wirelessly all the data to computers, android, and even Windows and iOS devices. To set up the Fitbit Alta HR, there will be a need of installing the Fitbit app on android, tablet, or iPhone. Also, it provides notifications of incoming calls, texts, and emails.

Fitbit Versa 3
Compatibility & Connectivity

Fitbit versa 3 smartwatch is compatible with both Apple and Android devices with the specified operating systems. To be compatible with Apple, and it should be iOS 14 or higher, and in the case of android, the device should be OS 8 or higher. It is also compatible with MAC OS X. Fitbit versa 3 is compatible with syncing range of up to 9 m wirelessly. Fitbit application needs to be installed in the respective device to synchronize it to the smartwatch via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi (It supports 802.11 b//n 2.4Hz) wirelessly and automatically. A Google account is required to run the Fitbit app and to connect the device to the smartwatch with built-in camera remote function.

Bottom Line

Fitbit Alta Pros

  • A very slim and modern design
  • Interchangeable band
  • Accurate Stats
  • Smartphone notification
  • Lasting battery
  • Can automatically track the workout

Fitbit Versa 3 Pros

  • Easy and comfortable to wear.
  • Available in a variety of bands.
  • Budget-friendly.
  • Premium display.
  • Long battery life.

Fitbit Alta Cones

  • No heart-rate tracking
  • Charger gets annoying
  • The screen gets unresponsive sometimes
  • Not waterproof

Fitbit Versa 3 Cones

  • It cannot be used to answer calls.
  • The touchscreen sensor is hard to use due to its small size compared to the device.
  • Temperature sensing is not functional.
  • Not supported to track cadence sensor.