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These are all of the Fitbit models that can track your heart rate

The FitbitAlta does not track heart rate, though the Fitbit Alta HR does include a heart-rate tracking feature. Many other Fitbit trackers feature 24/7 heart rate monitoring, including the Versa series, the Ionic, the Charge 3, and the Inspire HR. Older Fitbit models like the Surge and Blaze can also […]
These are all of the Fitbit models that can track your heart rate
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I tried a lot of smartwatches in 2017 — here are my top 5 picks

Smartwatches are still evolving and maturing, but if you’re intent on buying one right now, there are plenty of beautiful and functional designs to choose from. Throughout the past year, I’ve had the chance to try out a lot of different smartwatches. While they all have their limitations – battery […]
I tried a lot of smartwatches in 2017  —  here are my top 5 picks
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This one basic problem with the new Fitbit Ionic smartwatch will put off Australians

Fitbit has launched its first-ever general-purpose smartwatch, the Ionic, but the sophisticated device has one critical weakness that will put off many Australians (and many non-US customers). The watch’s software, much like its predecessors, does not support showing energy in metric units – kilojoules. The measurement is only ever shown […]
This one basic problem with the new Fitbit Ionic smartwatch will put off Australians
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Fitbit Pay just signed up CBA, NAB and ANZ for its new smartwatch

Fitbit has launched its first general purpose watch, the Ionic, in Australia with a surprising announcement: contactless payment will be available for three of the four major banks in Australia. Commonwealth Bank, NAB and ANZ accounts will all work with Fitbit Pay when the Ionic is released next month, allowing […]
Fitbit Pay just signed up CBA, NAB and ANZ for its new smartwatch