Fitbit Charge 2 vs Fitbit Sense 2

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 Sense 2
Design

Fitbit Sense 1 was loved so much that Fitbit makers launched sense 2 for their fans. Although both look the same, there is a difference between them. While the sense had an EDA sensor, sense 2 is equipped with a CEDA sensor that monitors the level of stress and also supports up to 40 different training modes. Temperature and spo2 are also measured on sense 2 which even a pixel watch doesn't offer making it very efficient. It’s available in three beautiful colors unlike your regular watches like Shadow Grey / Graphite Aluminium Lunar White / Platinum Aluminium Blue Mist / Soft Gold Aluminium.

Specifications:

"

Screen Size

1.58"

Touch Screen

Resolution

336 x 336px
g

Weight

46g

Waterproof

45℃

Max Temperature

45℃
-10℃

Min Temperature

-25℃

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

20mm

Screen protection

168h

Battery Life

144h
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 Sense 2
Specifications

Specifications of sense 2 are various as the display screen size is 1.6 inches with a 336 x 336 OLED display. Equipped with a touch screen fully and is quite lightweight. Has anti-water resistant features and can withhold water depths up to 50 m. Also, provide notification support and has dimensions of 40.5 x 40.5 x 11.2mm. It's also anti-splash, and won't get affected by rain and sweat. With a replaceable watch band, one won't need to worry about their watch going to waste. The battery lasts about six plus days and charge time is two hours, three hours with AOD turned on.

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 Sense 2
Activity Tracking:

Sense 2 can track your activity and will keep a track of your fitness, sleep, and even stress. It features a built-in GPS. It also includes a route tracker that tracks your route. Equipped with a heart–rate metric for healthy heart function tracking. Also has the feature of recording HRV and resting heart rate. With the calculation of skin temperature variation, sense 2 offers its customers a feature that isn't available in pixel watches. With the tracking of blood oxygenation levels, it will also take into account the spo2 levels. Provide a wide range of 40+ exercises mode and include an accelerometer.

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 Sense 2
Compatibility & Connectivity

Sense 2 Fitbit is compatible with both android and apple devices. It’s compatible with iPhone, Android, and MAC OS X. Its best if the user has apple iOS 14 or higher. If the user is an android user, sense 2 works best on phone that is android 8 or above. Also, it provides a lot of connectivity options with Bluetooth, NFC, a speaker, and even a mic. It supports Wi-Fi and can automatically sync the records as well. Also has the option of call control so users can manage their inbound and outbound calls efficiently.

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 Sense 2 Pros

  • Enhanced features of health tracking are available.
  • Equipped with CEDA sensor.
  • A very posh and modern design
  • Has a don’t disturb mode
  • The battery can last long with good usage even a whole week.
  • Using Fitbit pay, one can make their purchase using their wrists.

Fitbit Charge 2 Cones

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

Fitbit Sense 2 Cones

  • There is no google assistant available.
  • The material sense 2 is made by using aluminum
  • There is no music functionality.
  • Google wallet is also missing