Apple Watch Series 3 vs Fitbit Charge 3

Apple Watch Series 3 Fitbit Charge 3

Basic Info

Wear TypeWristbandWristband

Activity & Fitness

Activity Yes YesBoth track daily activity
Calories Yes YesBoth track calories burned
Sleep No YesFitbit Charge 3 monitors your sleep pattern
Heart Rate / Pulse Yes YesBoth have heart rate tracking
VO2 Max No YesFitbit Charge 3 tracks the maximum consumption of oxygen per minute
Distance Yes YesBoth track your stride length
Steps Yes YesBoth track and count your steps
Pace Yes No
Speed Yes No
Stairs / Floors Yes YesBoth track elevation, climbing stairs or floors
Exercise Tagging Yes YesBoth have exercise tagging feature
Smart Coach Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 provides real time fitness coaching
Goal Setting Yes YesBoth can help with your goals setting
Inactivity Alert No YesFitbit Charge 3 helps you stay active with inactivity alert

Additional Features

GPS Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 has GPS support
Navigation Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 has onboard GPS navigation
Compass Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 has a compass
Watch / Clock Yes YesBoth have watch
Alarm Clock Yes YesBoth have alarm clock
Reminders Yes YesBoth have reminder app
Stopwatch Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 has a stopwatch
Music Playback Yes NoOnly Apple Watch Series 3 offers phone-free music
Weather Yes No*Weather forecast
Temperature Yes No
Voice commands Yes No
ReportsActivityActivity, Sleep

Smartphone Remote Features

Notifications Yes YesBoth show smartphone notifications
Caller ID Yes YesBoth show caller ID notification
Music Control Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 allows control smartphone music player
Call Control Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 allows you control phone calls
Camera Control Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 has a smartphone's remote control function
Find Phone Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 allows you to locate your phone


Duration1 days7 daysFitbit Charge 3 battery life is about 7.0 times longer
Battery TypeRechargeable BatteryRechargeable Battery
Wireless Charging Yes No

Physical Specs

Weather Resistance Yes Yes
Waterproof Yes Yes
IP Rating5 ATM5ATM
Weight53 grams30 gramsFitbit Charge 3 is 23.0 g lighter

User Interface

DisplayOLED ScreenOLED Screen
Display Size1.65 inchesn/a
Screen Resolution 312 x 390 pixels n/a
Color Display Yes No
Touch Screen Yes Yes
Sapphire glass Yes No*Scratch resistant sapphire crystal glass


Android No YesFitbit Charge 3 is compatibles with Android phones and tablets
iOS Yes YesBoth compatible iOS devices
OS X/Mac Yes NoApple Watch Series 3 compatibles with MacBooks and iMacs
Windows Phone No NoBoth don't compatible with Windows Phone devices
Windows No NoBoth don't have a find phone feature
Web Portal No NoBoth don't have online web portal option
Social Features Yes NoYou can integrate Apple Watch Series 3 with social networks and share information


Bluetooth Yes YesBoth have Bluetooth data transfer technology
Wi-Fi Yes YesBoth have built-in Wi-Fi wireless connection
NFC Yes YesBoth have NFC (Near Field Communication Features
ANT+ No NoBoth don't provide ANT+ wireless technology
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