Fitbit Blaze vs. Garmin Vivoactive HR
Smartwatch Reviews / August 16, 2018

Fitbit Blaze vs. Garmin Vivoactive HR When we compare the Fitbit Blaze vs. the Garmin Vivoactive, we definitely have plenty to think about. Likely the biggest factor here will be price, with the Fitbit Blaze costing about half as much as the typical Garmin Vivoactive. That said, both of these solutions are some of the best smartwatches on the market right now, and either one is likely to help you track your fitness and overall health in ways that you’ll find beneficial. So, let’s jump in! Fitbit Blaze: The Smart Monster! Fitbit Blaze is more than just a smartwatch; it’s super fitness-oriented. While the common smartwatches focus on music and Bluetooth, Fitbit prioritizes fitness tracking. A typical fitness watch only reports on your fitness attributes like blood pressure or heart rate. Fitbit Blaze not only uses the Fitbit PurePulse system (be sure to check out our page on how Fitbit PurePulse works!) to provide state of the art optical heart rate monitoring, it also displays helpful fitness tips and tricks. The FitStar app will suggest custom exercises that are right for you based on your workout history and metrics. The robust design gives it a sturdy and tough look. The design is completely…