Fitbit Force vs Jawbone UP

Top 18 Reasons for the

Fitbit Force

Compared to Jawbone UP

anonymous
43
Tracks elevation
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.
anonymous
34
Is dustproof and water resistant
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
anonymous
32
Has a display
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
anonymous
29
Automatically syncs
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
anonymous
28
Distinctly more Android fitness apps supported
Comment
12
vs
6
6 more Android fitness apps supported. The tracker is compatible with more fitness apps that are available on Android devices, such as apps for tracking calorie intake, running or sleeping.
anonymous
28
Syncs wirelessly
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
anonymous
27
Appreciably more fitness apps supported
Comment
31
vs
12
19 more fitness apps supported. The tracker is compatible with more fitness apps, such as apps for tracking calorie intake, running or sleeping.
anonymous
27
Notably more iOS fitness apps supported
Comment
14
vs
7
7 more iOS fitness apps supported. The tracker is compatible with more fitness apps that are available on iOS devices, such as apps for tracking calorie intake, running or sleeping.
anonymous
25
Measurably narrower
Comment
19.2 mm
vs
23 mm
3.80 mm narrower
Chris Zoller
3
You do not need a smart phone to use
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Works with or without a smartphone to download
Petru Burchel
1
Has watch
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can see the time.
Aiden Richardson
1
Normal measurement units
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It uses normal measurement units like steps and calories instead of made-up proprietary ones
Fitbit App
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Fitbit App
anonymous
28
Has exercise diary
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.
anonymous
26
Compatible with heart rate monitors
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.
anonymous
26
Compatible with smart scales
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is compatible with smart scales such as the Fitbit Aria and Withings range. These scales transmit information such as weight and BMI to connected services over WiFi.
anonymous
26
Uses M7 processor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It utilises the M7 co-processor on compatible iOS devices such as the iPhone 5s. This is a small processor dedicated to collecting your steps taken throughout the day without having an impact on battery life.
anonymous
25
Significantly smaller app size (iOS app)
Comment
14 MB
vs
72.3 MB
58.30 MB smaller app size (iOS app). A smaller size means that the app will take up less space on your Apple device. This leaves more space for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.
Francisco A Domenech Rodríguez
1
More features
Comment
Yes
vs
No
16 top things that makes it special while runtastic has 7, makes this more unique.

Fitbit Force is better than Jawbone UP because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Six Reasons for the

Jawbone UP

Compared to Fitbit Force

anonymous
44
Significantly longer battery life
Comment
10 days
vs
6 days
4 days longer battery life. With a longer battery life you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
anonymous
38
Has smart alarm
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It determines when you are in a light state of sleep and wakes you up within a set period of time before your alarm. This can allow you to wake up feeling fresher and more alert.
anonymous
32
Substantially lighter
Comment
21 g
vs
32.6 g
11.60 g lighter
anonymous
29
Compatible with IFTTT
Comment
Yes
vs
No
IFTTT is a web-based service that allows you to automate actions between different services. For example you could set IFTTT to work with your fitness tracker to automatically copy your calorie intake data into a Google Drive spreadsheet.
anonymous
26
Compatible with RunKeeper
Comment
Yes
vs
No
RunKeeper is a popular app designed to help you track your fitness activities such as jogging. With a compatible fitness tracker you can sync data between the two services.
Oscar Terence
0
Plugs into your phone with Simple Sync connector
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Simply pull off the end of the band to reveal the Simple Sync connector. This plugs into your phone to quickly transfer all your data.
UP by Jawbone
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for UP by Jawbone
anonymous
25
Explicitly more languages supported
Comment
12
vs
9
3 more languages supported. You can use a wider range of languages in the application. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.

Jawbone UP is better than Fitbit Force because...

Yes
vs
No

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