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Fitbit Alta HR

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Fitbit Alta HR review: specs and price

Fitbit Alta HR
Fitbit Alta HR
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Why is Fitbit Alta HR better than the average?

  • Width
    15.2mmvs26.68mm
  • smaller app size (iOS app)
    14MBvs32.28MB
  • Higher rating on the App Store
    4.5vs3.89
  • Higher rating on Google Play
    4vs3.7
  • Height
    17mmvs39.5mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Fitbit Alta HR

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

Garmin Vivosmart 4 (small / medium)

2.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.

3.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

4.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

5.width

15.2mm

Best

Misfit Ray

12mm

6.Watch band is replaceable
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The watch band is removable and can be replaced by any standard watch band of the correct size, allowing you to customise it to your liking.

Sensors

1.Has a heart rate monitor
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A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.

2.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Activity tracking

1.Tracks your sleep
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It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.

2.Detects activities
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The device automatically detects when you start an activity such as jogging, saving you from entering it manually at a later time.

3.Provides activity reports
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Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.

4.Has exercise tagging
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After exercising, you can add details of your workout eg. jogging, swimming, cycling. This enables the device to provide more accurate information, such as the number of calories burnt.

5.Provides sleep reports
Fitbit Alta HR

Your sleep data is analysed to give you a report, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see the quality of your sleep and to help you make improvements.

6.Counts how many calories you have burnt
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This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.

Connectivity

1.Syncs wirelessly
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The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.

2.Has Bluetooth
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Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

3.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

4.Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Battery

1.battery life

7 days

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.

Best

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)

365 days

2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Has silent alarm
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The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.

2.Has notifications
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If you get a notification such as a call or message, the device will vibrate on your wrist or make a noise to alert you.

3.Has smart alarm
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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.

For example

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro

4.Has inactivity alerts
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The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.

5.Has achievements
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You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.

6.Has social features
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Friends using the same app can be integrated with your account, allowing you to compete with them. This increases your motivation and makes it more enjoyable.

Miscellaneous

1.Free application
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You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.

2.Has exercise diary
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It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.

3. smaller app size (iOS app)

14MB (Fitbit)

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.

Best

Bowflex Boost

3.4MB

4.Ad-free
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Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.

5.Compatible with heart rate monitors
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It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.

6.Syncs to the cloud
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Your data is synced to the cloud, making it easier to access across different devices and making sure it is always backed up in case you lose your device.

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