Fitbit Charge 2 vs Fitbit Blaze

Design:

Fitbit Charge 2
Design

Which fitness tracker is best to keep you charged up the whole day, it's none other than the Fitbit charge 2. This activity tracker is a neat and lightweight tracker that has almost all the great features of a tracker. The improvisation in design, the big display, and the accurate measure of activity is what Fitbit creators boast about. The material of the band used is a silicone band which is super easy to handle for users. With availability in these premium colors i.e. Lavender/Rose Gold, plus Black/Gunmetal and Blue-Grey/Rose and Teal color. All these characteristics make charge 2 worth buying Fitbit.

Fitbit Blaze
Design

Some people don’t like the shape of Fitbit because most of the time they are slim and their display is a bit too small. They want a smartwatch-like design, but getting one is a difficult task. For those, who were on the lookout for a smartwatch, Fitbit blaze is for them. It looks exactly like a smartwatch but works very well as a tracker. It tracks the activities of the exercise and calculates the heart rate very well. Its display and fine material make it a top-notch product. Available in a variety of colors i.e. Black / Stainless Steel Blue / Stainless Steel Plum / Stainless Steel Black / Gunmetal Stainless Steel Slim Pink / 22k Gold

Specifications:

"

Screen Size

1.60"

Touch Screen

Resolution

272 x 340px
g

Weight

g

Waterproof

45℃

Max Temperature

-10℃

Min Temperature

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

mm

Screen protection

168h

Battery Life

120h
h

Charging Time

2h

Fitbit Charge 2
Specifications

Fitbit charge 2 has a monochrome OLED display. The screen size of the Fitbit Charge 2 is around 1.5 inches it is equipped with a touchscreen. The screen resolution of charge 2 is 0.82 x 0.96-inch which works quite well as compared with the screen size. It weighs around 36 grams and it's splash-proof but not water-proof. Meaning one can’t use it in the shower or when going for a swim. The maximum operating temperature range from -10 to 45 °C. With a replicable watch band, it has a battery life of up to 7 days and takes only 2 hours to fully charge.

Fitbit Blaze
Specifications

The Fitbit blaze has lots of specifications. The display screen is LCD type and the screen size is of 1.66 inches. Equipped with a color touch screen, this Fitbit blaze has a resolution of 240x180 pixels. The total weight of this device is 44 grams. It’s not waterproof but has the resistance of being splashproof. The maximum operating temperature range is from 14° to 113° F. the replaceable watch band will help user to change the strap based on their needs. The width of the band is around 140 – 180mm for small sizes and 180 -220mm for large sizes. With a battery life of up to 5 days, it can charge in only two hours.

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 Charge 2
Activity Tracking:

Fitbit charge 2 has various tracking features but built-in GPS isn't one of them. But still, users can pair their smartphones and use the connected GPS for tracking. It has a route tracker along with a heart rate monitor. This will help monitor the blood oxygenation levels. There is no need for triggering the run from the app, it will automatically detect the activity and start recording. One can track the distance, the steps taken and even the elevation climbed using charge 2. Also, it works great as a sleep tracker and has various sets of challenges i.e. Pre-loaded sport mode, to boost up the user which will help them achieve their fitness goals.

Fitbit Blaze
Activity Tracking:

Fitbit blaze has a variety of tracking features. This Fitbit doesn’t include a built-in GPS built will track your activities very well. It has a route tracker available. It will also track the heart rate all day and even during exercise. One can monitor the blood oxygenation level. Fitbit blaze will detect all activities automatically. It will track the steps taken in a day, and the distance traveled and will calculate the heart rate and amount of calories burned in a day. Fitbit blaze also has a sleep tracker which will analyze the type of sleep the person had for a healthy lifestyle. With smart track, multi-sport mode will help achieve the daily challenges.

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 Charge 2
Compatibility & Connectivity

Charge 2 is compatible with both android and apple devices. All apple devices that have installed iOS 14 or above will be compatible with this Fitbit. Secondly, android users, need to have a software update of OS 9. It's quite compatible as will keep the user updated about all important updates, so one won't miss any important notification in form of text, email, or call. It will automatically sync the data as it can sync the data wirelessly.

Fitbit Blaze
Compatibility & Connectivity

Fitbit blaze is compatible with all modern gadgets than be it android, tablet, or iOS devices. For Android users, it should be Android 9 or higher. For iOS users, it should be Apple iOS 14 and higher. To set up the device one needs to install the Fitbit app on a compatible device and then enjoy the features of Fitbit. It can sync data wirelessly and it also supports Wi-Fi. It will receive a notification and will alert the user about any incoming updates so they won’t miss any important notifications.

Bottom Line

Fitbit Charge 2 Pros

  • Large display unlike other Fitbit products
  • A continuous HR monitor is available
  • Automatically detect the activities
  • Provide notifications and alerts
  • Has sport mode
  • Replaceable watchband

Fitbit Blaze Pros

  • A vibrant display
  • Tracks activities accurately i.e. sleep, heart rate, and even the step counter.
  • Long battery life
  • Colored screen
  • Multiple straps option availability
  • Give good workout guidance

Fitbit Charge 2 Cones

  • No built-in GPS
  • Gesture recognition sometimes has a glitch
  • Basic notifications provision only

Fitbit Blaze Cones

  • No microphone is available.
  • No in-built GPS
  • On-board music storage.
  • The design is a bit awkward.