The new Fitbit Charge 5 has yet to be unveiled. Image renders of the fitness tracker have surfaced on the web last week. The upcoming Fitbit wearable device has been showcased in a video leak. It will succeed the last year’s Charge 4 with a revamped design and new health features.
The new info comes from known leaker Snoopy, who shared what appears to be an official promotional video on Twitter. The source has listed the major features including Daily Readiness Score for the Premium model, Daily Stress Management Score, GPS, and a Health Metrics dashboard among others.
Fitbit Charge 5 Leaked Details
The Fitbit Charge 5 will have a rectangular screen with curved edges, a metal case, and a swappable silicone strap. The fitness band will have a color touchscreen, which is an upgrade from the Fitbit Charge 4’s monochrome screen. It will also provide up to 50 meters of water resistance.
The Fitbit Charge 5 will have an on-wrist EDA (Electrodermal activity) sensor which helps in detecting the body’s response to stress. The wearable will also have an ECG (electrocardiogram) app which will track the heart rhythm and electrical activity and warn users in case of possible arrhythmia problems. It might also offer comprehensive blood glucose management.
The Charge 5 will boast a range of fitness features including heart rate and SpO2 monitoring, stress and sleep management as well as “hundreds of workout” modes. The fitness band will also provide features like Daily Readiness Score, Active Zone Minutes, and a dedicated Health Metrics dashboard. However, some of the functions might be available only for Fitbit Premium subscribers.
Fitbit Charge 5 Pricing and Availability (Leaked)
As per a tip-off, the Fitbit Charge 5 will be priced at $179 (roughly Rs. 13,300). However, the official pricing and availability details of the fitness band will be announced at the time of the launch.
Charge 5 will be available in black, gold, light blue colorways, in addition to providing a skeleton model strap, braided strap optional, need to be purchased separately. As for the release date, in the video, 23rd October is set, so that could be the release date for it.