Fitbit Versa: Fitness Trainer In Your Hand

Fitbit has been in the market for quite some time. They have been popular among the people for their exclusive health features and stylish designs. Their latest product named Fitbit Versa has been released on April 16th this year. They released three versions of this model – Fitbit Versa Lite Edition, Fitbit Versa and Fitbit Versa Special Edition. All of them come with exclusive features and great capability.

The Fitbit Versa; Image source: Fitbit

The Fitbit Versa comes in various color choices with different material options. The light geometric case is made by aluminum with various color choices like charcoal, black, silver, marina blue, mulberry, etc. The belts have different material options like stainless steel links, leather belt and classic rubber bands with various color options.

Lightweight material with a slim design really makes it look elegant. The case is 39 mm wide with only 11.2 mm of depth making it one of the slimmest smartwatches. The design is casual and comfortable enough for wearing it all the time. The case contains 3 navigation buttons in Versa and Versa special edition and 1 navigation button in Versa lite edition.

Fitbit versa comes with various color choices with different material options; Image source: Engadget

The case contains a touchscreen color LCD display with a Lithium-polymer battery. All three versions of Fitbit Versa have a battery life of at least 4 days. They provide a charger cable with the gadget which takes about two hours to complete 100% charging. The case is water resistant. All three versions of Fitbit Versa are water resistant up to 50 meters. This makes this gadget usable in nearly all kind of adventures like swimming.

The Fitbit Versa is run by Fitbit version 2.0 operating system, which is made clean and simplified to be user-friendly. Besides it has a built in memory that is capable of saving 7 days of detailed motion data, daily totals for the last 30 days and heart rate data. It connects through both WiFi (not included in Versa lite edition) and Bluetooth version 4.0.

So it is pretty fast with synchronizing data and updating. It can easily sync with iOS, Android and Windows devices wirelessly. It can connect with a device within a whopping 6.1-meter range.

Fitbit Versa; Image source: Fitbit

The Fitbit Versa focuses on numerous health features and excellent performance. The high resolution color touch screen provides customizable clock faces so that you can choose a clock face fitting your personality.

You can get personalized on-screen workouts that will play on your watch, and guide you through each move and adapt based on your feedback. It has over 15 exercise modes that offer you to choose your favorite style of exercise. It can track specific workouts in modes like run, bike or weights to see real-time statistics on screen and get post-workout summaries.

It has a smart track feature which can automatically record your selected exercises like running, biking or swimming and save in the Fitbit app. It also can track your sleep and sleeping stages and see your time spent in light, deep and REM sleep stages. It can also stay on track towards your goals by reminding you to stay active, time to drink water or help you to follow your sleep schedule.

It also tracks down your pace and distance by connecting to your phone’s GPS and providing a map of your route in the Fitbit app. Overall it keeps track on your all-day activity by tracking steps, distance, floors climbed, calories burnt in active minutes and hours.

Fitbit Versa helps in your workout like a trainer; Image source: Engadget

The Fitbit Versa also promotes better cardiac health and increased breathing capability. The Fitbit Versa can track your heart rate during exercise and resting time and compare them to discover your cardio fitness level.

It helps in increasing breathing capability by helping you perform breathing exercise. This smartwatch also promotes female health. It can keep track of your period and ovulation phase, record symptoms and compare your cycle against other health stats like sleep, activity and weight.

It also let you access your favorite apps for fitness, sports, news, travel, transport and more with a simple tap. And also this smartwatch let you see your call, text or calendar notifications on screen. Also it allows push notifications from your favorite apps when your phone is nearby.

The Fitbit Versa indeed brings a change to our lifestyle, it can improve our health status and act as a personal fitness trainer for your health. Besides it work like your personal assistant by its smart features and apps. So this smartwatch has indeed brought your fitness trainer in your hand.

Apple Watch Series 4: Your Best Partner

Apple is now everywhere. They are setting a bar of innovation in their all gadgets. From smartwatches to laptops, they indeed are matchless in innovation. Every time they release a gadget and takes all the attention of the gadget lovers towards them. They have been truly unstoppable in the market.

They have created a major impact in the smartwatch world also. Their first Apple smartwatch which was released in 2015 changed the definition of a smartwatch. After that, they have been a major competitor in the smartwatch market. The latest version of Apple smartwatch has been no exception.

Apple Watch Series 4; Image source: Apple

The Apple Watch Series 4 was released on September 21, 2018. It was released along with the iPhone XS series. Stylish design and incredible features in this watch have already created a hype among the smartwatch lover. Apple has added more health features in this watch so it’s kind of like a health band.

Moreover, they have now more options in color and designs like white, pink, black, silver seashell, pink sand, gold bands and loops. The case is made of stainless steel and aluminum so there is a solid finishing in making. So it’s equally exotic and efficient.

The Apple Watch Series 4 comes with more colors; Image source: Marques Brownlee

The Apple Watch Series 4 has now a greater display of 44 mm, and it’s only 10.7mm thin. So it’s lighter than before. The case contains a brighter LTPO OLED Retina display with force touch which provides a more vivid and colorful display. The smartwatch contains an S4 system with 64-bit dual-core processor which is up to 2x faster than Apple watch series 3 and W3 wireless chip.

This smartwatch has cellular sim support in some models along with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5.0 providing super-fast connectivity. Also, it has a built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery which can provide up to 18 hours of service.

The Apple Watch Series 4 features a more vibrant and brighter display; Image source: Marques Brownlee

But the reason this smartwatch stole the show is it’s unique and innovative features. The Apple Watch Series 4 comes with a better GPS sensor which can give accurate reading and Barometric Altimeter for measuring the altitude from sea level. It comes with a water resistant feature which can persist up to whopping 50 meters under the water.

The speaker is 50 percent louder than before and also presents microphone. The watch has an internal memory of 16GB which provides a great back up.

Besides all these exclusive features, Apple Watch Series 4 also presents more health benefits. It has a proactive health monitor for your regular health checkups. This smartwatch exclusively features an ECG monitor which can detect your ECG and gives updates on your heart condition.

The watch has a digital crown electrode that reads your electrical heart impulses when you place your fingertip for 30 seconds. The whole thing is generated by an ECG app in which we can see our ECG similar to a single-lead electrocardiogram. This app can save your ECG history to help your doctor for better treatment.

The Apple Watch Series 4 can detect your ECG; Image source: Apple

The smartwatch also has a heart rate sensor which can perfectly measure your heart rate and even it can notify your unusually high or low heart rates or irregular heart rhythms by heart rate app. With advanced accelerometer and gyroscope, the smartwatch can detect if you suddenly fall and delivers a hard fall alert and you can easily make an emergency call or dismiss the alert.

But if unresponsive for more than 60 seconds, there will be an automatic emergency call by the Emergency SOS feature. It also has breathe app to help you take a few calming breaths. It also helps in your workouts. This watch has a special feature for keeping track of your menstrual cycle to build better habits. It has an automatic workout detection for yoga and hiking workouts.

This watch is just like a personal trainer; Image Source: trycent.com

It kind of plays a role like your personal trainer by keeping track of your favorite ways to train. It also notifies your pace updates so that you can alter it to reduce injuries. It also keeps track of your burnt calories. You can also share your activities with your friends and family members for greater motivation.

The Apple watch series 4 has created a new dimension of innovation. With such features and such health benefits, it’s completely worth to give it a go. The health features can help to reduce the hassle of regular health checkups. So you can certainly call it your health partner.