Fitbit Versa 3 vs Fitbit Ionic

Design:

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.

Fitbit Ionic
Design

A watch that is here to help you achieve your sporty goals and is designed to change your lifestyle. If you have a busy schedule and don’t find the time to work out to do any activity, this Fitbit Ionic is for you. It will help give guidance to reach your goals by providing some sports-based exercise challenges that will motivate you to work hard and complete them. It has an exclusive clock face and a signature band. With a unique Adidas coaching experience, one can avail of this in the Adidas edition. The material used for Fitbit Ionic is a durable elastomer that works great for sports watches.

Specifications:

1.58"

Screen Size

1.42"

Touch Screen

336 x 336px

Resolution

250 x 348px
39g

Weight

30g

Waterproof

60℃

Max Temperature

45℃
-20℃

Min Temperature

-20℃

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

mm

Screen protection

144h

Battery Life

120h
h

Charging Time

2h

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.

Fitbit Ionic
Specifications

Starting from the specifications, the display type of Fitbit Ionic is of LCD. The screen size is of 1.42 inch (36mm). The screen resolution is 348 x 250 along with a pixel density of 306ppi which is absolutely amazing for a sports watch. Equipped with a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 it will keep the screen protected throughout the whole time. It also withholds the multi-touch. Fitbit Ionic is water resistant and can withhold the water depth up to 50 m. The watch band is replaceable and available in leather. The operating temperate range for Fitbit Ionic is from -4° to 113° F. The charge time is of 1 to 2 hours and can easily last up to four to five days.

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 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.

Fitbit Ionic
Activity Tracking:

Fitbit Ionic holds great tracking features, and the built-in GPS is the highlight of it. It has a heart rate monitor that continuously tracks and monitors your heart rate. There is also no need to press any buttons, it will automatically turn the GPS and will start tracking your stats in less than 2 to 5 minutes. It also has a step counter, which calculates the distance tracked, the calories burned and even the tracks the elevation crossed in a day. Also has a sleep tracker available to monitor the sleep type. Also has a multi-sports mode that shows various challenges and shows guided workouts so one can easily follow them and achieve their health goal.

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 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.

Fitbit Ionic
Compatibility & Connectivity

One needs to install the Fitbit app first and then run it on their device after signing into the account. Once installed, only then users can enjoy the features Fitbit offers. Talking about compatibility, it’s compatible with almost all modern gadgets. . For iPhone users, it should be iOS 14 or above. For Android users, they will be needing android 8 or above to enjoy the features of Fitbit Ionic. It will automatically sync your data wirelessly because it’s equipped with Wi-Fi. The Bluetooth transmission is 4.0 and syncing range is up to 6.1 metres. Lastly, it also has call controls and provides notifications.

Bottom Line

Fitbit Versa 3 Pros

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

Fitbit Ionic Pros

  • Fitbit pay works great
  • Water-resistant
  • Battery last many days
  • The user interface is good
  • Fitbit coach for assistance
  • Good music storage

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.

Fitbit Ionic Cones

  • A controversial display design
  • Fewer smartwatch functions
  • Can’t respond to calls, texts, etc.
  • Need a separate Fitbit charger for charging.