Seems Brits in the uk are getting ripped off again by Fitbit as there charging £299 for the same watch that you can buy In the U.S for $300
At today's exchange rate $300 = £237
Looking at the specs apart from swimming, GPs and putting music on the watch it ain't no different to my blaze,
Roy, 29 Aug 2017Fitbit holds the same spot in fitness tracker industry as Beats holds in the headphones industry!Beats hold what place?!!
As far as I see no one with at least two grams of brain would buy headphones from them.
Anonymous, 29 Aug 2017$75 should be correct price... It is priced close to 200$
Anonymous, 28 Aug 2017The battery only lasts 10h? eInk displays, anyone?More than 4 days for normal use, 10hrs with continuous GPS tracking.
Fitbit holds the same spot in fitness tracker industry as Beats holds in the headphones industry!
Fitbit - Company where there is no design team !!
All their products so damn ugly and I am not sure how people buy these !!
Reminded me about Sony Smartwatch 2... Though Sony released them in 2013 and looked prettier...
i have blaze,i think blaze have better design and battery life , i can use it for nearly 5 days when connected to my smartphone. and nearly 2 weeks with mixed use. best for me.. haha
Too bad they don't make another Vector watch... They just bought two great companies, Pebble and Vector Watch just so they can take them out of business.
first attempt at a smartwatch and then priced at $300. thats not a good step in the right direction.
if they added support for external sensors(power, speed, cadence, HR) then it'd be worth it but anyone spending $300 on a activity/sport based watch, are going to consider garmin, and suunto first
To bad the design team from Pebble wasn't involved...
Not a looker to say the least.
kevin97, 28 Aug 2017Fitbit acquired Pebble, so this looks to be a variation of the Pebble OS, which is actually a ... moreWell, they didn't come out and say it, but it seems that the SDK for apps is the Pebble one. That's good news for those who still love their Pebbles, I suppose, as it will provide them with an upgrade path.