Jawbone UPPolar Loop
Top 29%150 points
Top 29%
Top 71%60 points
Top 71%
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Has goal setting
Number of fitness trackers
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65% of all fitness trackersYes
No
Has goal setting
Tracks your sleep
battery life
Is dustproof and water resistant
Yes
Yes
Withings Activité
Yes
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Jawbone UP vs Polar Loop: 44 facts in comparison

1. battery life

With a longer battery life you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
10days
Withings Activité: 365days
5days
64
0

2. Has an alarm clock

It includes an alarm clock which you can set in order to wake you up or to act as a reminder.
Jawbone UP
36% have it
59
0

3. Has smart alarm

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.
Jawbone UP
14% have it
50
0

4. Has silent alarm

The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
Jawbone UP
39% have it
46
0

5. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
69% have it
42
0

6. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Jawbone UP
77% have it
41
0

7. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
65% have it
41
0

8. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
23% have it
37
0

9. Detects activities

The device automatically detects when you start an activity such as jogging, saving you from entering it manually at a later time.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
27% have it
37
0

10. Has a stopwatch

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
Jawbone UP
34% have it
37
0

11. 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.
Jawbone UP
41% have it
36
0

12. Tracks your sleep

It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
73% have it
35
0

13. Tracks calorie intake

Using the app, you can input the food you eat to help you manage your nutrition better.
Jawbone UP
31% have it
35
0

14. Has achievements

You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
Jawbone UP
46% have it
34
0

15. 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.
Jawbone UP
27% have it
32
0

16. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
71% have it
32
0

17. Is compatible with Windows Phone

It is compatible with a range of Windows Phone devices.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
10% have it
32
0

18. Has inactivity alerts

The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
29% 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.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
85% have it
32
0

20. Compatible with IFTTT

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.
Jawbone UP
7% have it
32
0

21. 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.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
64% have it
31
0

22. Free application

You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
Jawbone UP
46% have it
31
0

23. Compatible with RunKeeper

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.
Jawbone UP
17% have it
30
0

24. Syncs wirelessly

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
78% have it
30
0

25. Integrates with social networks

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

26. 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.
Jawbone UP
54% have it
30
0

27. 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.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
89% have it
29
0

28. Has goal setting

Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
65% have it
28
0

29. 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.
Jawbone UP
45% have it
28
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.
Jawbone UP
39% have it
28
0

31. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
83% have it
27
0

32. 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.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
46% have it
27
0

33. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
92% have it
27
0

34. Tracks distance

It tracks how far you travel.
Jawbone UP
Polar Loop
86% have it
27
0

35. Has barcode scanner on app

The app supports scanning food barcodes using the camera. It checks a food database and adds the item based on its barcode, allowing you to quickly and easily track your calorie intake.
Jawbone UP
14% have it
27
0

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