Fitbit Luxe vs Fitbit Charge 2

Design:

Fitbit Luxe
Design

Fitbit Luxe as the name suggest is here to shine a light on your mind and keep track of your body's health. It has all the essentials that one needs in their Fitbit. This pretty Fitbit Luxe can not only be used as only a wellness tracer but also count as a piece of jewelry. Available in four pretty colors, i.e. Platinum Stainless Steel Black, Graphite Stainless Steel Lunar White, and Soft Gold Stainless Steel In. The special edition of this luxe is Gorjana Soft Gold Stainless Steel which is one of its kind. This affordable fitness tracker will help you gain insight into your health and will also help you keep up with all the latest fashion trends.

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.

Specifications:

0.76"

Screen Size

"

Touch Screen

124 x 206px

Resolution

g

Weight

g

Waterproof

45℃

Max Temperature

45℃
-20℃

Min Temperature

-10℃

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

mm

Screen protection

120h

Battery Life

168h
2h

Charging Time

h

Fitbit Luxe
Specifications

The Fitbit Luxe has a screen size of 1.56 inches and has an AMOLED touchscreen display. The screen resolution is 124×124 PPI. The dimensions of Fitbit luxe are 1.43″ l x .69″ w x .4″. The material used to make this Fitbit is surgical-grade stainless steel which is durable and quite comfortable to wear. There is also a limited edition available that is designed in conjunction with the brand Gorjana which marks it as a good piece of jewelry. The operating temperature range is from 14° to 113° F. The non-operating temperature is from -4° to 14° F. also, it’s water resistant and can withhold up to 50 meters.

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.

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 Luxe
Activity Tracking:

Fitbit luxe has a feature of GPS available. With a route tracer, it will keep a track of the daily readiness score. It has the feature of heart rate monitoring along with SPO2 meaning it can monitor blood oxygenation levels and can automatically track your activities like being in exercise, the distance walked, the steps, and even the elevation crossed it also tracks the sleep and help keep account of sleep score. It shows whether the person got a deep sleep or not. Also, luxe has the feature of stress monitoring as well. With a battery life of 5 days, one won’t need to be worried about charging every day.

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.

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 Luxe
Compatibility & Connectivity

Luxe Fitbit is known to be compatible with both android and apple devices. All apple devices that have installed iOS 14 or above will be compatible with this Fitbit. Secondly, for android users, they need to have a software update of OS 9 or higher. Also, it has a Bluetooth 5.0 radio transceiver and users can sync wirelessly. It also supports Wi-Fi. One needs to install the Fitbit app first and then run it on their device after signing into the account. Once installed, just enjoy the features your Fitbit offers, because it’s compatible with modern gadgets.

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.

Bottom Line

Fitbit Luxe Pros

  • A nice looking AMOLED display
  • Great health tracker
  • Has a good heart rate monitoring
  • The jewelry-designed slim metal case is no less than a fashion statement.
  • Works fast on the companion app
  • Long battery life

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 Luxe Cones

  • Fitbit pay isn’t available in luxe.
  • The screen display is small.
  • Fitbit premium is required for enhanced features.
  • There is no altimeter or NFC available.

Fitbit Charge 2 Cones

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