Fitbit Charge 2 vs Fitbit Versa 4

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 4
Design

Among the Fitbit smartwatches collection, Fitbit versa 4 is the most versatile, slim, and lightweight (28 g) fitness smartwatch that comes with a 6-month Premium membership to get more out of workouts, health, and fitness tracking. Versa 4 comes in four different color combinations i.e., Black/graphite Aluminum, Waterfall Blue/Platinum Aluminum, Pink Sand/Copper Rose Aluminum, and Beet Juice/Copper Rose Aluminum. It is diversified by sensors and multiple components, tracking, and suitable syncing of heart rate monitoring. Versa 4 is designed for fitness tracking as a thin and comfortable watch. The package comes with Fitbit Versa 4, a band, and a charging cable. Versa 4 is a contemporary device that enables you to monitor your health, lifestyle, and activities efficiently.

Specifications:

"

Screen Size

1.58"

Touch Screen

Resolution

336 x 336px
g

Weight

40g

Waterproof

45℃

Max Temperature

45℃
-10℃

Min Temperature

-25℃

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

mm

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 Versa 4
Specifications

Versa 4 has a battery type of Lithium-polymer with a charging time of 2 hours and long battery life of 7 days. It has a large touchscreen rectangular display of 1.04 inches. It has versatile gorilla glass display supporting touchscreen sensor. It is water resistant up to 50 m depth. It can operate within -10°C to 45°C. Versa 4 band is replaceable and available in various designs and colors with the width of 22.7 mm. It has built-in GPS. It can navigate multiple apps such as Built-in Alexa, Google Maps for androids, Google Wallet, and Fitbit pay, including finding the phone, sleep mode, do not disturb mode, and always-on display modes for the ease of the user.

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 4
Activity Tracking:

Fitbit Versa 4 has a wide variety of tracking features including health, fitness, and stress. It offers a built-in PS system to track the workout route. Its fitness trackers include heart rate monitor, cardio and daily readiness fitness score, calories burn and intake, workout, distance, steps, and workout trackers. It is also efficient in spO2 tracking, variations in heart rate notifications, breathing rate tracking, and menstrual period tracking. It can detect activities of the person automatically. Equipped with Altimeter and 3-axis accelerometer, Versa 4 can sense stress management scores, and sleep schedule tracking including sleep score, wake alarms, sleep stages and sleep profile. Also, it can track multi-sport mode and can monitor blood oxygenation level.

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 4
Compatibility & Connectivity

Versa 4 is compatible with both iOS and Android devices with the specified operating systems of Apple iOS 14 or higher and Android OS 8 or higher, and Mac OS X also. It synchronizes within the operating range of up to 9 m. To make the Versa 4 compatible with the device, the Fitbit application should be installed on the device by accessing through a Google account. Versa 4 supports a Wi-Fi and can be connected through a built-in Bluetooth 5.0 transceiver. It can syncs automatically and wirelessly through the device if connected properly to the Fitbit device application.

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 4 Pros

  • Fast charging
  • Versatile interface
  • Long battery life
  • Variety of clock dials and bands.

Fitbit Charge 2 Cones

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

Fitbit Versa 4 Cones

  • Cannot track cadence sensor and elevation.
  • No cellular module
  • No skin temperature sensor
  • Expensive than other Fitbit smartwatches