Fitbit Charge 3 and its Special Edition, which sells for a little bit more, have been launched by the company on Monday. The fitness tracker sports a swim-proof design, advanced health and fitness features and better battery life.
The latest from the range of wearable at the company, the Fitbit Charge 3 comes with a touchscreen display, more than 15 goal-based exercise modes are available for presale at $149.95(USD). Check out its India price here.
The Fitbit Charge 3 will be available for retail globally starting October 2018.
“With Charge 3, we are delivering our most innovative tracker, offering an extremely slim, comfortable and premium design, along with the advanced health and fitness features our users want,” said James Park, co-founder and CEO of Fitbit
The new Fitbit Charge 3 comes with an enhanced battery that can support the device for up to seven days.
“Charge 3 gives existing users a compelling reason to upgrade, while also allowing us to reach new users who want a sleeker, more affordable wearable in a tracker form factor,” Park adds.
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Price and Availability
The following table mentions the countries where Fitbit’s latest fitness tracker — Charge 3 and Charge 3 Special Edition — will be available and how much will the devices and their accessories cost.
|Countries||Fitbit Charge 3||Fitbit Charge 3 Special Edition||Accessories|
|Australia||$229.95 AU||$269.95 AU||$49.95-$69.95 AU|
|Canada||$199.95 CAD||$219.95 CAD||$39.95-$64.95 CAD|
|China||RMB 1228||RMB 1398||RMB 298-398|
|New Zealand||$269.95 NZ||$299.95 NZ||$49.95-$69.95 NZ|
Pre-order Fitbit Charge 3
The Fitbit Charge 3 is available for $149.95 on pre-order and comes with extra bands in small and large size. It is available in the following two colour schemes: Black/Graphite Aluminum and Blue Gray/Rose Gold Aluminum.
The pre-order for Fitbit Charge 3 ships in 6-8 weeks.
Fitbit Charge 3 Special Edition for $169.95 on pre-order and comes with extra bands in small and large size. The device features Fitbit Pay and is available in the following two colour schemes: Frost White Sport/ Graphite Aluminum and Lavender Woven/Rose Gold Aluminum.
The pre-order for Fitbit Charge 3 Special Edition ships in November.
You can also add the 2-Year Protection Plan with Accidental Damage Coverage for $44.99 per device.
The North American retailers for Pre-order Fitbit Charge 3 include Amazon, Best Buy, Kohl’s, Macy’s, Target, Verizon and Walmart. You can check out the pre-order details for Fitbit Charge 3 and its Special Edition here.
The Fitbit Charge 3 comes with a host of bands ranging from classic to sports. Following is a list of the bands, features and their price:
- Classic Bands ($29.95): The classic band comes in Blue Gray Classic and Black Classic colours. These are the perfect companions for a swim as they are water-resistant for up to 50M.
- Horween Leather ($49.95): The Horween Leather band comes in Plum Leather and Midnight Blue Leather colours. These hand-crafted bands for Fitbit Charge 3 go great with formal, semi-formal outfits and events.
- Sport bands ($29.95): The breathable and durable silicone-based Sport Bands for the Charge 3 that are great for workouts comes in four colour – Berry Sport, Black Sport, Navy Sport, Scarlet Sport.
- Woven Bands ($34.95): Perfect accessory for the casual dresser. It’s flexible, comfortable, stylish and comes in the following colours – Charcoal Woven and Periwinkle Woven.
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