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Fitbit Charge 5

Fitbit Charge 5
alaScore 99

11 reviews

Oct, 2021

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of Fitbit Charge 5. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the battery and performance. The portability and comfort are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the software.

usability, comfort, portability, performance, battery


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Fitbit Charge 5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 99/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Yoona Wagener (

Fitbit Charge 5 review: A truly advanced fitness tracker


The Fitbit Charge 5 is the brand's most advanced tracker yet. It has a new look and an impressive feature list packed into a wearable, user-friendly design.

“The new-and-improved Fitbit Charge 5 delivers everything you could want in an advanced fitness tracker.”

Sep, 2021

Expert review by : Lexy Savvides (

Fitbit Charge 5 review: The best Fitbit you can buy


The Fitbit Charge 5 takes the best parts of Fitbit's recent smartwatches and packs them into a smaller size for a lot less money.

Bright color screen is easy to read ; High and low heart-rate alerts ; Strong sleep tracking ; Built-in GPS

Daily Readiness Score and ECG not available yet ; No altimeter for elevation tracking ; No music playback control

Sep, 2021

Expert review by : Angela Moscaritolo (

Fitbit Charge 5 Review


Color touch screen with always-on display option ; Attractive design with metal case ; Automatically tracks certain activities ; Excellent companion mobile app ; Robust stress management and sleep tracking features ; Tracks overnight HRV, breathing...

No Spotify support ; Limited exercise shortcut list ; Clock faces aren't customizable

With an always-on color touch screen, a sleeker design, and new health tracking features, the Charge 5 is a significant upgrade over the previous model and Fitbit's best fitness tracker yet.

Sep, 2021

Expert review by : Doroteya Borisova (

Fitbit Charge 5 Review


A full hands-on review of Fitbit's newest fitness tracker: the Charge 5.

GPS has been perfected ; Extremely good battery life ; Highly intuitive ; Light & comfortable ; Bright, colorful display ; 5ATM water resistance

Display can be difficult to wake up ; Alarm doesn't work ; Can’t sync data to Apple Health / Google Fit ; Onboard settings could be better ; Doesn’t support music control ; Can’t customize on-screen info in sport modes

Oct, 2021

Expert review by : Jane McGuire (

Fitbit Charge 5 review


A review of the Fitbit Charge 5 - Fitbit's new fitness tracker.

Bright, always-on display ; Fast connecting GPS ; Addition of an ECG monitor

Lack of buttons on the Fitbit makes usability frustrating ; No Spotify compatibility

, which is far more user-friendly on the run and still allows you to track multiple sports zones and your sleep, see suggested workouts and get accurate recovery data.

Sep, 2021

Expert review by (

Fitbit's Most Advanced Fitness Tracker Is Pretty Underwhelming


With a mish-mash of features, some that aren't even ready for primetime yet, Fitbit's Charge 5 might not be worth the upgrade—yet.

The display. Sleeker design. Addition of EDA and ECG sensors. Improved activity-tracking accuracy from the Charge 4.

Battery life with always-on display is dismal for a Fitbit. Yet another proprietary charger. ECG and Daily Readiness Score not ready.

Sep, 2021

Expert review by : Cat Ellis (

Fitbit Charge 5 review


A feature-packed fitness tracker built with gym-goers in mind

On-board GPS ; Excellent heart rate monitoring ; Clean, simple interface ; Contactless payments

No music controls ; Limited on-screen workout data ; Some features missing at launch

Oct, 2021

Expert review by : Britta O'Boyle (

Fitbit Charge 5 review: Supercharged fitness tracker


This tracker brings some of the best features across the Fitbit portfolio into one package, making it a very appealing choice.

Lovely OLED display ; Solid performance ; Built-in GPS ; Good battery life ; Fitbit app is excellent ; Comfortable to wear ; Great heart-rate monitoring and sleep tracking

No music control ; Exercise options could be expanded ; Display could be bigger ; Some features not available at launch

Not the cheapest fitness tracker available, but it's definitely Fitbit's best - offering a fantastic blend of features, design, battery life and price.

Oct, 2021

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Fitbit Charge 5 review


Fitbit's flagship tracker finally goes full-colour

Finally gets a screen upgrade ; Comfortable to wear 24/7 ; Easy to use interface ; Solid heart rate monitoring

ECG sensor is not usable (yet) ; Daily Readiness Scores not live yet ; Data insights locked behind Fitbit Premium ; Iffy sports tracking accuracy

When the Charge 5 gets its most exciting health features turned on, it’ll be a tracker with big appeal for anyone that wants to pay closer attention to their health beyond tracking steps and runs

Oct, 2021

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