The Charge tracks steps and sleep, and does it well, but you really should wait for the heart-rate-tracking version next year. Here's why.
The Fitbit Charge is a fine replacement for the discontinued Fitbit Force, but you're better off waiting for Fitbit's heart-rate-tracking upgrade next year.
Fitbit dives into all-day heart-rate tracking with its new Charge HR and Surge, but you'll have to wait until early 2015 to buy them. We went wrists-on.
Leaked marketing materials show that Fitbit has a fitness-focused $250 smartwatch on the way, with GPS and continuous heart-rate monitoring.
The Fitbit activity tracker is no longer available via Apple's online store. A dispute between the two companies may be behind the move.
The wearable device maker is still keeping Apple and its health data platform at arm's length, particularly after the iPhone maker cut the cord on their retail relationship.
Take a look at Fitbit's new trio of wearables: two have heart-rate tracking, while the Charge replaces the defunct Fitbit Force.
All-day heart-rate tracking, plus a smartwatch with GPS -- take a look at Fitbit's products coming out this year and next.
The Fitbit Force leaps to the top of the fitness tracker heap, with a bright screen, comfortable fit, and a bevy of slick features.
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Gadi Amit has designed some of the most significant devices of the past few years, including the Fitbit and the Lytro camera. He talks to CNET about the consolidation of wearable technology and designing for success.