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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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.
Certifications CE CE, EAC
Distance covered Yes Yes
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.
Caller ID Yes No
Calories burned monitoring Yes Yes
Origin USA Taiwan
Overstock 4.3 -
Package Wireless sync dongle, Charging cable USB ANT Stick, vívofit with large and small band
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.
Alarm signals Yes No
Model Charge Vivofit
OS compatibility Mac OS X 10.6 and up, iOS, Android, Windows Android, Apple iOS, Windows Mobile
Sleep quality tracking Yes Yes
Brand Fitbit Garmin
Product manuals
Battery life 7 - 10 days 365 days
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Altimeter Yes -
Amazon 3.4 3.9
Step counting Yes Yes
Bluetooth 4.0 Yes
Vibration motor Yes -
Accelerometer Yes Yes
Display OLED LCD
Type Wristband Wristband
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.
Material Elastomer -
Color Black (also available in 3 colors) Black
Control Button Button
Inactivity reminder - Yes
Weight - 1 oz.
Manufacturer warranty - 1 year(s)
Ebay - 4.9
Bestbuy - 4.4
Heart rate monitor - No
Protection - Waterproof
MSRP - 99.99 $

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