Fitbit Versa 4 vs Fitbit Ionic

Design:

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.

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
40g

Weight

30g

Waterproof

45℃

Max Temperature

45℃
-25℃

Min Temperature

-20℃

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

mm

Screen protection

144h

Battery Life

120h
2h

Charging Time

2h

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.

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 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.

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 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.

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 4 Pros

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

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 4 Cones

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

Fitbit Ionic Cones

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