Product Comparison: Fitbit Charge vs Garmin Vivofit

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Fitbit Charge Wireless Activity Wristband
Fitbit Charge Wireless Activity Wristband
Garmin Vivofit Fitness Band
Garmin Vivofit Fitness Band
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Brand Fitbit Garmin
Model Charge Vivofit
Origin USA Taiwan
About the product Whether you’re at the office or on the go, Charge wirelessly syncs your stats to your smartphone and computer to help you find the motivation you need to achieve your goals. Start each day with a personalized and attainable goal. Designed to be worn 24/7, this water-resistant fitness band has a battery life of over one year and reminds you to move throughout the day.
Type Wristband Wristband
Color Black (also available in 3 colors) Black
Battery life 7 - 10 days 365 days
Size(s) Small 5.5 - 6.5, Large 6.5 - 7.7, X-large 7.7 - 8.9 in. Small: 4.8 - 6.9, Large: 5.9 - 8.3 in.
Material Elastomer Elastomer
Features Charge also has a surgical-grade stainless steel clasp. It is also compatible with select heart rate monitors (sold separately), so you can accurately track calories burned during everyday activities and your more intense workouts.
Package Wireless sync dongle, Charging cable USB ANT Stick, vívofit with large and small band
OS compatibility Mac OS X 10.6 and up, iOS, Android, Windows Android, Apple iOS, Windows Mobile
Altimeter Yes -
Bluetooth 4.0 Yes
Vibration motor Yes -
Accelerometer Yes Yes
Display OLED LCD
Product benefits By automatically and wirelessly syncing your stats to your computer and 200+ leading smartphones, Charge lets you see your progress on-the go, and shows you detailed charts and graphs so you can track your trends over time. Easy-to-read display - View the time of day and your stats right on your wrist.
Control Button Button
Distance covered Yes Yes
Calories burned monitoring Yes Yes
Sleep quality tracking Yes Yes
Step counting Yes Yes
Caller ID Yes No
Alarm signals Yes No
Certifications CE CE, EAC
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Overstock 4.3 -
Amazon 3.4 3.9
Heart rate monitor - No
Weight - 1 oz.
Protection - Waterproof
Inactivity reminder - Yes
Manufacturer warranty - 1 year(s)
MSRP - 99.99 $
Ebay - 4.9
Bestbuy - 4.4

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