Product Comparison: Fitbit Charge vs Polar Loop

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Fitbit Charge Wireless Activity Wristband
Fitbit Charge Wireless Activity Wristband
Polar Loop Activity Tracker
Polar Loop Activity Tracker
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Brand Fitbit Polar
Model Charge Loop
Origin USA China
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. Polar Loop is perfect for anyone who wants to track their activity 24/7 and get guidance to reach activity goals. It tracks all the choices you make during the day and shows how they’re good for you. Polar Loop also reminds you when you’ve been still for too long. To get even more out of your daily workout, the Polar H7 heart rate sensor is an optional but perfect match for Polar Loop.
Type Wristband Wristband
Color Black (also available in 3 colors) Black
Battery life 7 - 10 days 5 days
Size(s) Small 5.5 - 6.5, Large 6.5 - 7.7, X-large 7.7 - 8.9 in. Min. 5.7, Max. 9.4 in.
Material Elastomer Stainless steel, Polyurethane
Features Charge also has a surgical-grade stainless steel clasp. Heart rate with H7 heart rate sensor (sold separately, not included)
Package Wireless sync dongle, Charging cable USB cable, Tool for buckle, Buckle with spring bars (attached to Polar Loop)
OS compatibility Mac OS X 10.6 and up, iOS, Android, Windows Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8 and later, Mac OS X 10.6, OS X 10.7, OS X 10.8 and later, iOS 6 and newer, Android
Altimeter Yes -
Bluetooth 4.0 Yes
Vibration motor Yes -
Accelerometer Yes -
Display OLED LED
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. Polar Loop gives you your Activity Goal based on your personal data and choice of activity level. The activity goal bar on your device fills up during the day based on your activity. With practical guidance like ‘walk for 50 minutes' or 'jog for 20 minutes’ you can choose how to reach your goal. Polar Flow web service and app help you stay on track with your daily activity and training.
Control Button Touch 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 -
Certifications CE CE
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Overstock 4.3 -
Amazon 3.4 3.6
Heart rate monitor - No
Weight - 1.34 oz.
Protection - Waterproof
Inactivity reminder - Yes

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