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Fitbit Surge

Fitbit Surge
alaScore 90

6399 reviews

Oct, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6399 reviews of Fitbit Surge. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Smart Watches for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Smart Watches the Fitbit Surge is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Fitbit Surge

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Fitbit Surge from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Smart Watches on Amazon.co.uk.

67% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Fitbit Surge Ultimate Fitness Super WatchFitbit Surge Ultimate Fitness Super Watch

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Fitbit Surge

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2409 user reviews of Fitbit Surge from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Smart Watches on Amazon.com.

76% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Fitbit Surge Fitness Superwatch, Black, LargeFitbit Surge Fitness Superwatch, Black, Large

Oct, 2017

Expert review by: Elias Plastiras (pcworld.co.nz)

Fitbit Surge GPS sportswatch review

 

The Surge is the cream of Fitbit's crop of fitness tracking devices. It's a relatively large smartwatch which incorporates a ton of features that make it do more than just track steps and elevation. In particular, it has GPS, and it also includes a...

Built-in heart rate monitor ; Built-in GPS ; A good all-round performer

Dashboard interface could be better ; Maps don't look accurate enough

That said, we think it's a watch that could use some tweaking; mainly, its Web Dashboard interface isn’t all that intuitive -- it often bounces you out into an old-style view when you look at activities -- and its maps aren't all that detailed. Also,...

May, 2015

Expert review by: (geekzone.co.nz)

Fitbit Surge review

 

I first started using a Fitbit with the Flex model. Very easy to use, no buttons and a display that consisted basically of five small LEDs – either showing battery level or a percentage of your daily goal achieved for that period.

Am I happy with the Fitbit Surge? Yes. I have been using Fitbit devices for a year now, and about six months ago we also bought a Fitbit Aria (their WiFi scales). I have seen my weight go down nine kilos since then – that is basically thanks to the...

May, 2015

Product Specifications

Design

Band colour:Black / Blue / Orange
Band material:Elastomer
Band size:L
Colour of product:Black / Blue / Orange / Silver
Control type:Touch
Device Type:Wristband
Housing material:Stainless steel
Protection features:Splash proof, Water resistant / Water Resistant
Water resistance:5
Waterproof:Y / Yes
Waterproof up to:50
Wrist size:140 - 170 / 160 - 200

Display

Backlight:Y
Colour display:Y
Display Type:LCD
Touchscreen:Y / Yes

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite):Y

Memory

Memory capacity:30

Operational conditions

Operating altitude:0 - 9144
Operating temperature (T-T):-20 - 45

Packaging Content

Cables included:MICRO-USB / USB
Chest strap:N
Number of bands included:1
Receiver included: Yes

Performance

Accelerometer:Y / Yes
Active minutes:Y / Yes
Activity monitoring:Active minutes, Calories burned, Distance traveled, Floors climbed, Hours slept / Active minutes, Calories burned, Distance traveled, Floors climbed, Hours slept, Personal goals, Steps taken / Active minutes, Calories burned, Distance traveled, Floors climbed, Hours slept, Steps taken / Y / Yes
Alarm Clock:Y / Yes
Altimeter:Y / Yes
Brand compatibility:Universal
Built-in distance meter:Y
Built-in pedometer: Yes
Call notifications:Y
Calories burned:Y / Yes
Distance traveled:Y / Yes
Distance travelled:Y
Electronic compass:Y
Floors climbed: Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Heart rate data transfer:Bluetooth
Heart rate monitor:No / Y / Yes
Heart rate-based calorie computation:N
Hours slept: Yes
Languages support:English
Memory capacity:30
Music control:Y
Pedometer:Y / Yes
Personal goals:Y
Quality of sleep:Y / Yes
Recommended activity:Climbing, Cycling, Running
Smart notifications:Y
SMS notifications:Y
Stopwatch:N
Vibrating Alert:Y
Vibrating motor: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Connectivity Technology:Wireless
PC connected: Yes

Power

Battery Life:5 / 7
Battery life (GPS mode):10
Battery life (max):1
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Battery Type:Built-in
Charging source:USB
Charging Time:2
Rechargeable battery:Y

System requirements

Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion / Yes
Mobile operating systems supported:Android, iOS / Android, iOS, Windows Phone 7, Windows Phone 8 / Android, Windows Phone 7, Windows Phone 8, iOS
Windows operating systems supported:PGS, SRT, SUB / Yes

Technical Details

Battery Life:5 / 7

Weight & Dimensions

Strap length:16 / 19.8
Width:3.4 / 34