Fitbit Flex

Colorful Activity and Sleep Tracking Wristband

Category

Fitness Tracker

Release Date

May 1st, 2013

Price

$99.00-$294.00

Availability

Online & In Stores

Fitbit flex
  • Fitbit flex 2
  • Fitbit
Pros
  • 24/7 Activity and sleep tracking
  • Comfortable wear
  • Bluetooth syncing
  • Simple design offered in a variety of colors
Cons
  • Direct syncing only available for certain phones
  • Lacking digital display
  • Tricky clasp at times
Description

The Fitbit Flex’s activity, nutrition, sleep and weight tracking capabilities combined with a large array of color options and reasonable price, makes it one of the most popular devices on the market. Setting up your device is a piece of cake and there are plenty of third party apps to connect to. With 24/7 tracking you can wear the Flex around your wrist day and night. It’s comfortable enough to sleep in, although you’ll want to take it off to shower or when swimming, due to it’s 1ATM water resistance ranking (up to 10 meters). In order to check your exact step count you’ll have to log into your Fitbit app considering it lacks a steps visual display. Choose from their variety of color options or splurge on the Tory Burch designer bracelet. The Flex is a classic tracker worn by many.

Who the Fitbit Flex is great for

The Fitbit Flex is perfect for you if you’re looking for a comfortable and colorful basic activity and sleep tracking device for everyday use.

Tracking Capabilities
Steps Yes
Distance Yes
Active Minutes Yes
Calories Burned Yes
Elevation No
Heart Rate No
Sleep Yes
Automatic
Device Features
Waterproof No
Water Resistant Yes
Sweatproof & Splashproof
Wireless Sync Yes
Clock No
Display Yes
LED lights
Alarm Yes
GPS No
Idle/Move Alert No
Specifications
Connectivity iOS/Android
Battery Life 5 days
Wrist/Clip Wrist
Sizes
  • Small
  • Large
  • XL
Colors
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Lime
  • Navy
  • Pink
  • Red
  • Slate
  • Tangerine
  • Teal
  • Violet
Charger Custom
Tech/Integration
Cloud API No
SDK Yes
(Core Motion & Healthkit)
Company Profile
Company Fitbit
Country USA
Incorporated 2007
Wearables 8
Website www.fitbit.com
Pros
  • 24/7 Activity and sleep tracking
  • Comfortable wear
  • Bluetooth syncing
  • Simple design offered in a variety of colors
Cons
  • Direct syncing only available for certain phones
  • Lacking digital display
  • Tricky clasp at times
Description

The Fitbit Flex’s activity, nutrition, sleep and weight tracking capabilities combined with a large array of color options and reasonable price, makes it one of the most popular devices on the market. Setting up your device is a piece of cake and there are plenty of third party apps to connect to. With 24/7 tracking you can wear the Flex around your wrist day and night. It’s comfortable enough to sleep in, although you’ll want to take it off to shower or when swimming, due to it’s 1ATM water resistance ranking (up to 10 meters). In order to check your exact step count you’ll have to log into your Fitbit app considering it lacks a steps visual display. Choose from their variety of color options or splurge on the Tory Burch designer bracelet. The Flex is a classic tracker worn by many.

Who the Fitbit Flex is great for

The Fitbit Flex is perfect for you if you’re looking for a comfortable and colorful basic activity and sleep tracking device for everyday use.