Fitbit Surge
Top 9%185 points
Top 9%
Has notifications
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32% of all fitness trackersYes
No
Has notifications
Has goal setting
Has a heart rate monitor
Tracks your sleep
battery life
Is dustproof and water resistant

Fitbit Surge: 57 facts and highlights

1. battery life

With a longer battery life you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
7days
Garmin Vivofit 3: 365days
64
0

2. Tracks elevation

It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.
Fitbit Surge
22% have it
60
0

3. Has notifications

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.
Fitbit Surge
32% have it
47
0

4. Has silent alarm

The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
Fitbit Surge
40% have it
47
0

5. Has a heart rate monitor

A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
Fitbit Surge
39% have it
45
0

6. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Fitbit Surge
69% have it
43
0

7. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Fitbit Surge
77% have it
42
0

8. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Fitbit Surge
66% have it
42
0

9. Has a stopwatch

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
Fitbit Surge
34% have it
37
0

10. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Fitbit Surge
23% have it
36
0

11. Tracks your sleep

It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
Fitbit Surge
73% have it
36
0

12. Has exercise tagging

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.
Fitbit Surge
41% have it
36
0

13. Tracks calorie intake

Using the app, you can input the food you eat to help you manage your nutrition better.
Fitbit Surge
33% have it
35
0

14. Automatically syncs

The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
Fitbit Surge
56% have it
34
0

15. Has achievements

You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
Fitbit Surge
50% have it
34
0

16. Has inactivity alerts

The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
Fitbit Surge
28% have it
33
0

17. waterproofing maximum depth

These devices will not experience water damage, e.g. in the shower. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.
10m
Runtastic Moment Elite: 100m
33
0

18. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Fitbit Surge
71% have it
32
0

19. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Fitbit Surge
85% have it
32
0

20. Compatible with MyFitnessPal

MyFitnessPal is a popular app designed to help you lose weight. With a compatible fitness tracker you can sync data between the two apps.
Fitbit Surge
28% have it
32
0

21. Free application

You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
Fitbit Surge(Fitbit App)
47% have it
31
0

22. Provides sleep reports

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.
Fitbit Surge
65% have it
31
0

23. Bluetooth version

4
Huawei Fit: 4.20
31
0

24. Integrates with social networks

It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
Fitbit Surge
50% have it
30
0

25. Has social features

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.
Fitbit Surge
54% have it
30
0

26. Has exercise diary

It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.
Fitbit Surge(Fitbit App)
22% have it
30
0

27. Syncs wirelessly

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
Fitbit Surge
78% have it
30
0

28. 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.
14MB(Fitbit App)
Bowflex Boost: 3.40MB
29
0

29. Provides activity reports

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.
Fitbit Surge
89% have it
29
0

30. Syncs to the cloud

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.
Fitbit Surge(Fitbit App)
40% have it
28
0

31. Ad-free

Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
Fitbit Surge(Fitbit App)
46% have it
28
0

32. Has goal setting

Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Fitbit Surge
66% have it
28
0

33. Compatible with heart rate monitors

It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.
Fitbit Surge(Fitbit App)
23% have it
28
0

34. Uses M7 processor

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.
Fitbit Surge(Fitbit App)
12% have it
27
0

35. Includes access to online portal

Your tracking data is uploaded via your smartphone or computer, and is available to view on the manufacturer’s online portal in the form of reports and graphs.
Fitbit Surge
47% have it
27
0

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