Fitbit launches its first smartwatch
Fitbit launches its first smartwatch
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Fitbit launches its first smartwatch

Cheryl Schlatter
Zurich, on 30.08.2017
Translation: Eva Francis
The new Fitbit smartwatch, the Fitbit Ionic, is a health and fitness smartwatch that covers every area of your life. Discover the new models now and pre-order your favourite.

Fitbit Ionic

Fitbit Ionic gives you support, personal coaching and motivation to achieve your fitness goals with on-screen guidance, integrated GPS tracking and continuous heart rate monitoring. Store and play up to 300 songs and get inspiration from the global fitness community. You also have instant access to apps, can use contactless payment from your watch and enjoy a battery life of up to four days. The Fitbit Ionic is available in three stylish colours and with exchangeable wristbands.

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Key features

  • personal coaching on your wrist with on-screen guidance for every move
  • integrated heart rate monitoring
  • integrated GPS tracker for speed and distance
  • 2.5 GB storage for music
  • Multi-day battery life of up to four days
  • Fitbit Pay: built-in NFC chip for easy payment

More handy features

  • silent vibration alarm to wake you up in the morning
  • stay connected with texts, calls, calendar alerts and notifications from apps
  • access to your partner apps for sport weather and more
  • automatically recognizes your activity throughout the day
  • tracks steps, distance, calories burned, floors climbed and active minutes
  • sleep tracking with sleep stages
  • water-resistant and automatic swimming lane tracker
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The Fitbit app views

Work out without smartphone and purse

With Fitbit Pay, you don’t need to take your smartphone and purse with you when you’re training or doing shopping. You can Use Fitbit pay anywhere that accepts contactless payment.

Design and hardware

Intelligent frame

Nano-molded unibody packs eight different sensors in one watch. ### Water-resistant The seamless watch case is water-resistant up to 50 metres. ### Integrated antenna Frame holds GPS antenna for stronger satellite connection. ### Premium materials Strong and lightweight 6000 series aerospace-grade aluminium. ### High-res touchscreen and scratch-proof screen Increased pixels and amplified brightness up to 1000 nits and damage-resistant corning Gorilla Glass 3. ### Quick band attach Easily swap accessory bands for different styles (the wristbands will be available in our shop soon).

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Cheryl Schlatter
Cheryl Schlatter
Junior Editor, Zurich
Being creative is my number one passion – from cooking to shopping to home decorating and as a member of the marketing team. High-energy sports like snowboarding, wakeboarding or surfing push me to my limits. Electronic beats blow my mind.

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