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Fitbit Alta HR Fitness Tracker with Heart Rate Monitor - Large - Blue/Grey - Only at Best Buy

Model Number: FB408SGYL-CAN
Web Code: 10604043
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$169.99

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Overview

With continuous heart rate monitoring, automatic sleep tracking, and SmartTrack exercise recognition, the Fitbit Alta HR wristband is a feature-packed fitness companion. It offers valuable activity insights, helpful reminders to get you motivated, and convenient notifications to keep you connected.


  • More Information
    • PurePulse Heart Rate: Automatically monitors your heart rate and shows you simplified target heart rate zones.
    • Track your sleep stages: See how much light, deep, and REM sleep you're getting.
    • Track all your activity, accurately: Alta tracks and displays all-day activity like steps taken, stairs climbed, distance travelled, active minutes, and calories burned so you can easily monitor your fitness progress.
    • Automatic exercise recognition: No matter what your favourite fitness activity is, SmartTrack helps you train smarter by recognizing the type of activity and recording it in the Fitbit app, delivering a comprehensive exercise summary.
    • Keep moving: You'll be off your butt and moving in no time thanks to Alta's on-screen reminders. These messages encourage you to move throughout the day and reach mini goals of 250 steps per hour.
    • See your stats, bright and clear: The OLED tap display is easy to read and gives you instant access to stats, time, and smartphone notifications. Customize your Fitbit Alta by choosing from a horizontal or vertical layout, and picking from a variety of clock faces.
    • Stay connected, hands-free: Keep your phone out of sight and your goals in focus. The Fitbit Alta syncs with your smartphone so you can see incoming call, text, and calendar notifications right on your wrist.
    • Wear it your way: The comfortable band is designed for 24/7 wear. If you want to change up your Alta's look, consider personalizing it with interchangeable metal, leather, or classic bands (sold separately).
    • A trusty companion: Alta resists sweat and splashes of water so you don't have to hold back on training when the weather is less than ideal. The rechargeable battery lasts up to 5 days on a single charge and recharges in approximately 2 to 3 hours.
    • Connect and sync wirelessly: Sync all your stats automatically via Bluetooth 4.0 to your compatible smartphone, tablet, or computer.
    • See your progress, share your progress: With the Fitbit Dashboard app, you can record your workouts, log food, see your progress, set weight goals, and share or compete with friends and family. The app is compatible with iOS, Android, and Windows devices.
    • Stay motivated: Fitbit wants to keep you motivated and see you succeed. That's why you'll be awarded achievement badges every time you reach a new goal or milestone.
    • Sync with other fitness apps: With the Alta, you won't need to sacrifice your other fitness apps. Fitbit lets you sync your stats with popular health and fitness apps like FitStar, Strava, Sparkpeople, LoseIt!, MyFitnessPal, MapMyFitness, Runkeeper, and Endomondo.
    • Multi-tracker support: Pair multiple fitness trackers to one account and Fitbit will automatically detect when you switch between them. So go ahead, show off your Fitbit Alta during the day and hit the gym with your Fitbit Surge (sold separately) without ever missing a step.

    *Battery life and charge cycles vary with use, settings, and other factors; actual results will vary.


  • Details & Specs
  • Power Type
    Battery Powered
    Battery Life (Typical)
    5 d+
    Charging Time
    1-2 h
    Charging Method
    USB

    Other Features

    Designed for Sports & Fitness
    Yes
    Water Resistance
    3 ATM
    Number of Physical Buttons
    1

    Physical Features

    Case Colour
    Silver
    Band Colour
    Blue Grey
    Band Size
    Large
    Adjustable Band
    Yes
    Removable Band
    Yes
    Clasp Type
    Buckle
    Case Width
    22.3 cm
    Case Thickness
    3.30 mm
    Width
    1.55 cm
    Height
    1.23 cm
    Depth
    4.08 cm
    Weight
    23 g

    Display

    Display Technology
    OLED
    Touchscreen
    Yes
    Illuminated Display
    Yes
    Attachment Location
    Wrist

    Connectivity

    Bluetooth
    Bluetooth 4.0 Wireless Technology
    NFC Enabled
    No
    3G
    No
    4G LTE
    No
    Smart Phone Synchronization
    Yes
    Data Syncing
    Yes
    Wireless Syncing
    Yes

    Activity Monitoring Features

    Real Time Data Syncing
    Yes
    Calories Tracking
    Yes
    Distance Tracking
    Yes
    Steps Tracking
    Yes
    Running Tracking
    Yes
    Elevation Tracking
    Yes
    Sleep Tracking
    Yes

    Notifications & Controls

    Incoming Calls
    Yes
    Missed Calls
    Yes
    Vibration
    Yes

    Sensors

    Number Of Sensors
    3
    Gesture/Motion Control
    Yes
    Accelerometer
    Yes
    Heart Rate
    Yes

    Compatibility

    Mac iOS Compatibility
    Yes
    Android Compatibility
    Y
    Windows Phone Compatibility
    Yes
    Mac OS X Compatibility
    10.6 & up
    Windows PC Compatibility
    Vista & up
    Companion App Required
    Yes

  • Reviews
  • 3.7
    Based on 7 ratings

    • Geek Squad Replacement Protection
      by

      from Stratford, ON on October 15, 2018

      This is a review on the replacement protection warranty. WATCH OUT!!! Best Buy use to have the best warranty, I have many products from best buy including a digital camera, SLR camera, a MacBook, two other laptops, an ipad, an ipod, and a fitbit...HOWEVER, with this warranty they did not specify that you have to call geeksquad, that you deal with NO ONE in store about it...at purchase I specifically asked if this included accidental damage/scratches, etc. and was told YES... IT DOES NOT!!! It only includes hardware defects - this also apparently doesn't include its ability to sync properly as I've been having some issues with this as well ... I then asked for a refund of the warranty then as if I would have known this I would not have purchased it - lets be real when it comes to hardware/defective products more often than not they blame the customer and say that warranty will not cover it - so I would NOT have purchased it if I would have known this!! I am very disappointed with Best Buy and find Geeksquad useless and unknowledgeable!!! Will be shopping elsewhere in the future!!!!!!!!!!!


    • Luv the Alt
      by

      from Haliburton, Ontario on May 27, 2017

      This is my 3rd Fitbit. I bought myself one of the early Fitbit products. It didn't do much but I liked having my steps kept track of. Next I got an Alt. I Ike's the style and it kept me up to date with family members as well. My 3rd one now is the Alt HR. First my main reason for having a fit bit, is because I compete with MYSELF! I do not worry about others, I maintain my results against myself and for myself. The Alt HR now shows my steps, sleep and heart rate. I still compete with myself and try to maintain for myself.


    • Best looking fitness tracker with heart rate.
      by

      from VANCOUVER on May 6, 2017

      Most fitness trackers with Heart rate monitors are big and bulky, this one is slim and stylish. It lacks a couple of the nicer features of the Charge 2, such as the stopwatch, the automatic gps pairing to your phone when you go for a run or bike. However if you'd like to track steps and calories burned, and not have to wear a bulky watch, this is the watch for you.


    • Does the job
      by

      from Nova scotia on April 21, 2017

      I've had this for about a month. It may not be 100 percent accurate but it's within the range and provides lots of useful information. I really like the sleep recording feature and lots of great tips. Great device if you want something to keep you accountable.


    • Great product
      by

      from Edmonton on April 15, 2017

      Great product. Small unobtrusive and does what it claims. You decide.


    • I love my new Fitbit Alta HR!
      by

      from Hamilton, ON on April 12, 2017

      I received my Fitbit Alta HR a couple of weeks ago and I love it! Not only does it count steps but it measures calories burned, distance traveled, monitors heart rate and sleep patterns. You can set reminders to move as well as to wind down before bed. I really like the silent alarm that quietly vibrates to wake you and the snooze feature. You can also add friends as a way of motivating one another. Overall, I am very happy with it and have been more conscious of when I'm moving and when I'm not...it's a great motivator!


    • Don't Buy
      by

      from Edmonton on March 23, 2017

      I received a free Fitbit being the Fitbit Alta. I wear it everyday however I have realized that I probably don't use it to its full advantage. If you only want to buy this because it will tell you the time, text messages and steps, do not buy it. There a plenty of features that you wouldn't be using such as caloric intake and water intake including many others. I find that this is for someone who really wants to make sure that they are living a healthy lifestyle that will last for as long until they stop using the product.



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