Fitbit Charge 3, Charge 3 special edition launched

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22 Aug 2018

Fitbit Charge 3 launched in India, starts at Rs. 14,999

As the successor to 2016's Fitbit Charge 2, US-based Fitbit has launched its Charge 3 in India.

The new fitness tracker starts at Rs. 14,999 and comes with a touchscreen display, swim tracking mode, and other fitness-related features.

The company has also launched a special edition which comes with NFC-based payments support and costs Rs. 15,999.

Here's our roundup of Fitbit Charge 3.

Specs

Fitbit Charge 3: At a glance

Fitbit Charge 3: At a glance

The Fitbit Charge 3 features an all new black-and-white touchscreen screen, cased in a aluminum body and protected by Gorilla Glass 3 screen.

The new wearable is water resistant up to 50 meters and can last up to 7 days on a single charge.

Notably, Fitbit has opted for an "inductive button" over a physical one to offer haptic feedback.

Features

Fitbit Charge 3 features an upgraded heart-rate sensor, SpO2 sensor

Fitbit features an upgraded heart rate sensor and comes with a SpO2 sensor for monitoring blood oxygen levels.

In addition to a dedicated "Swim Mode", the wearable offers 15 goal-based exercise modes and connected GPS (via your phone).

Further, later this year, Fitbit will roll-out a Sleep Score beta feature which uses heart-rate tracking to monitor the quality of sleep.

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The Charge line-up is Fitbit's most popular franchise

So far, Fitbit has sold 35 million devices under its Charge franchise. According to the CEO, with Charge 3, the company "gives existing users a compelling reason to upgrade, while also reaching to new users who want a sleeker wearable in a tracker form factor."

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Can we also record exercises such as Swimming and Running?

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Can we also record exercises such as Swimming and Running?

Asked 2018-08-22 13:29:35 by Anonymous

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Yes, we can record exercises such as swimming and running. The are over 15 exercise modes including biking, weight training, and yoga.

What is the price of Fitbit charge 3?

Asked 2018-08-22 13:22:11 by Anonymous

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The price of Fitbit charge 3 is Rs.14,999. The company has also launched a special edition of Fitbit, which comes with NFC-based payments support and costs Rs. 15,999.

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