Fitbit Surge

Activity, Sleep and Heart Rate Monitoring Smartwatch

Category

Smartwatch

Release Date

January 1st, 2015

Price

$249.95

Availability

Online & In Stores

Fitbit surge
  • Fitbit surge 2
  • Fitbit
Pros
  • PurePulse heart rate monitoring
  • Automatic workout and sleep tracking
  • GPS
  • Smart notifications
Cons
  • Only water resistant
  • Bulky wrist tracker
  • Limited battery life with GPS tracking
Description

Accelerate your fitness journey with the Fitbit Surge. This “Super Watch” is hooked up with all the bells and whistles. It’s great for runners looking to monitor their all day heart rate, run time, distance, pace and elevation stats. The GPS is a great added feature which allows you to monitor your location at all times. Although this does tend to drain your battery quite a bit. Overall, this fitness tracker, smart watch hybrid is sure to boost your tracking capabilities.

Who the Fitbit Surge is great for

The Fitbit Surge is perfect for you if you’re a serious runner looking for a colorful heart rate monitoring smartwatch with smart notifications and GPS capabilities.

Tracking Capabilities
Steps Yes
Distance Yes
Active Minutes Yes
Calories Burned Yes
Elevation Yes
Heart Rate Yes
Automatic
Sleep Yes
Automatic
Device Features
Waterproof No
Water Resistant Yes
5 ATM
Wireless Sync Yes
Clock Yes
Display Yes
Monochrome LCD
Alarm Yes
GPS Yes
Idle/Move Alert No
Specifications
Connectivity iOS/Android/Windows
Battery Life 7 Days
Wrist/Clip Wrist
Sizes
  • Small
  • Large
  • XL
Colors
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Tangerine
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
  • PurePulse heart rate monitoring
  • Automatic workout and sleep tracking
  • GPS
  • Smart notifications
Cons
  • Only water resistant
  • Bulky wrist tracker
  • Limited battery life with GPS tracking
Description

Accelerate your fitness journey with the Fitbit Surge. This “Super Watch” is hooked up with all the bells and whistles. It’s great for runners looking to monitor their all day heart rate, run time, distance, pace and elevation stats. The GPS is a great added feature which allows you to monitor your location at all times. Although this does tend to drain your battery quite a bit. Overall, this fitness tracker, smart watch hybrid is sure to boost your tracking capabilities.

Who the Fitbit Surge is great for

The Fitbit Surge is perfect for you if you’re a serious runner looking for a colorful heart rate monitoring smartwatch with smart notifications and GPS capabilities.