Fitbit’s Ionic smartwatch goes on sale on October 1st, and it wont break the bank….


Fitbit recently announced that it will be launching its first smart watch ‘The Iconic’ on October 1st for $299.95. On this day they will also release their brand new headphones set the Fitbit Flyer, for $129.95.

What You Need To Know:

The Ionic has a new software platform called Fitbit OS, and the company has claimed that the Ionic is better than any previous Fitbit at tracking one’s fitness. Now you can track your 10,000 steps every second of the day if you wanted to, just by checking your wrist.

Smooth and chic, it looks similar to the Apple watch and is easy to wear. So come October 1st, you’ll be able to decide if it is right for you.

Smooth and Chic

Let’s talk about the hardware- the Ionic is built from a lightweight aluminum case, and will offer features such as GPS, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. The case’s back is an angled, tapered design for full comfort when hitting your wrist. The watch will be available in either silver, grey or orange.

The display is a smoothly curved spherical glass lens, and the bezels surrounding it are quite large. The resolution is said to be very sharp and colors are extremely vivid. For brightness, it will max out at 1000 nits to ensure that even in direct sunlight, you will be able to see the screen.