Fitbit Charge 2 vs Fitbit Versa 3

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 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

45℃

Max Temperature

60℃
-10℃

Min Temperature

-20℃

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

mm

Screen protection

168h

Battery Life

144h
h

Charging Time

h

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Versa 3 Pros

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

Fitbit Charge 2 Cones

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

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.