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Sony SmartBand activity tracker review and comparison with other gadgets for fitness

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Sony Smart Band fitness gadget versus Samsung Gear Fit, Vivofit from Garmin

Polar Loop, FuelBand SE, Soleus Go!and FitBit Flex activity trackers.

Sony Smart Band Colors Features of the Sony Smart Band:
– 8 available colors ( Garmin Vivofit have 5 available colors (Black,  Slate, Teal, Blue and Purple), FitBit Flex comes in only two colors like FuelBand SE

SmartBand is a very lightweight device

 

  • Weights and Measurements

    • Dimensions (Approx.) : 8.4 in (214 mm) (Length small wristband) 9.8 in (250 mm) (Length large wristband) 1.6 x .6 x .3 in (40.7 x 15.3 x 7.8 mm) ( compare with  Nike+ Fue Band SE have 3 sizes SMALL 150–190.5 mm,MEDIUM/LARGE 155–196mm and X-LARGE     180+mm, Vivofit sizes are Small: 4.7 – 6.9” / 120 – 175mm • Large: 6.0 – 8.3” / 152 – 210mm,  FitBit  have 2 sizes- SMALL 140-176 mm and LARGE 161-209 mm)
    • Weight (Approx.) : .74 oz (21 g) (Wristband and core)
      • Power

        • Battery Type : Lithium Polymer, 35 mAh
        • Battery Life (Approx) : Up to 5 days (VivoFit, Polar loop and Samsung Gear Fit have a 1+ year battery life.Water Resistance
          IP58 ( FuelBand SE  is  not recommended for use while swimming)

          Price

          The price of this Sony activity tracker is $ 99.99  . For comparison, the price of FuelBand SE is $ 138.99 ,  the price of Polar loop is $ 129.95 ,the price of FitBit Flex is $ 99.95 and Garmin Vivofit cost begining from $129,99

          Only Android  compatibility Devices

          Sony SmartBand Specifications:

 

    • Charging Times Power
      • Battery Charging (Approx.) : ≤ 1 hour
    • Color : Black
  • Convenience

    • Remote Control Functions : Life bookmark, Media player remote: play, pause, skip track forward / back
  • General

    • Compatibility : Devices with Android 4.4 or later; BlueTooth 4.0 Low Energy (BLE) Lifelog app; Smart Connect App (Apps preloaded or available at Google Play)
  • General Features

    • Notification : 3 LED and vibration alert for incoming call, message, device out of range, alarm clock, etc.
  • NFC

    • One-touch pairing/connecting : Yes
  • Operating Conditions

    • Water Resistance : IP58
  • Power

    • Battery Type : Lithium Polymer, 35 mAh
    • Battery Life (Approx) : Up to 5 days (Typical usage time); Up to 5 days (Standby time)
    • Charging Connector : Micro USB (charging only; no data transfer)
  • Weights and Measurements

    • Dimensions (Approx.) : 8.4 in (214 mm) (Length small wristband) 9.8 in (250 mm) (Length large wristband) 1.6 x .6 x .3 in (40.7 x 15.3 x 7.8 mm) (Core dimensions)
    • Weight (Approx.) : .74 oz (21 g) (Wristband and core)