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FitBit Charge HR

FitBit
0.83 in Width
5.5 in Height
MSRP $149.99
As low as $128.89 at Amazon

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The middle child of Fitbit’s new line of fitness trackers measures both step counting and heart-rate tracking, providing valuable insight into your everyday routine, not to mention way more pleasant way to wake up.

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Study finds inaccuracies in Fitbit's heart rate trackers, but questions remain

According to a recent study conducted by two researchers, the Fitbit Charge HR and Surge exhibit inaccurate heart rate measurements. However, as with any other study, do not take the study's results as irrefutable evidence.
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FitBit Charge HR
Release date
01/01/015
Release price
$149.99
Width
0.83 in
Height
5.5 in
Depth
9.1 in
Color
Black, Purple, Blue, Red
Buttons
1
Replaceable band
Yes
Dust and moisture resistant
Yes
Compatibility
iOS, Android, Bluetooth devices
Sensors
Accelerometer, Heart rate
Bluetooth
Yes
Bluetooth version
4.0
Charging connection
microUSB
Quoted use time
5 days
Battery chemistry
Lithium polymer
Bundled accessories
Charging cable, wireless sync dongle
Display technology
OLED
 
$450.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
12/01/2016
$500.00
1 in
 
 
Black and white, Black and royal blue, Black and red
 
 
 
iOS
Accelerometer, Heart rate
 
 
 
44 hours
Li-Ion
 
 
09/01/2016
$129.99
0.8 in
8.1 in
0.5 in
Black
1
 
 
iOS, Android
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Heart rate
Yes
 
 
5 days
Li-Po
 
 
 
$400.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iOS, Android
Accelerometer, Digital compass, GPS, Gyroscope, Heart rate
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5.43 in
8.43 in
0.49 in
White
1
 
 
Android
Digital compass
 
 
1
 
Lithium polymer
 
OLED
August 11, 2014
$120.00
0.71 in
1.89 in
 
Black, Blue, Yellow, Orange, Green Magenta, White, and Gray
1
 
 
iOS, Android
Accelerometer, Ambient light
Yes
4.0 BLE
 
5-7 days
 
 
 
4/2013
$149.99
0.4 in
0.4 in
0.4 in
Black, White, Pink, Purprle, Yellow
2
 
Yes
Android
Accelerometer
Yes
4.0 LE
microUSB
Not provided
 
 
 
 
 
1.6 in
2.4 in
0.5 in
 
 
 
Yes
iOS
 
4.0
 
 
 
 
 
2/12/2013
$149.99
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iOS, iOS, iOS, iOS
Yes
4.0
 
 
 
 
 
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