Fitbit Inspire

Updated: September 8, 2019 by Kelsey Clubb
Fitbit Inspire Black
  • MSRP: $69
  • Release date: March 2019
  • Smartphone Compatibility: Android, iOS, Windows Phone
  • Battery Life: Up to 5 days

Fitbit Inspire is a replacement (and upgrade) for the Fitbit Alta. It’s essentially the same size as the Alta, but it has a new touchscreen interface with a physical button, it’s swimproof, and it can display all your smartphone notifications.

Pros:

  • Swimproof (to 50 meters)
  • Touchscreen display
  • All smartphone push notifications

Cons:

  • No heart rate tracking
  • No manual exercise tracking
  • Does not track floors
  • No guided breathing
  • No advanced sleep tracking

Comparisons

Accessory Bands

Fitbit Inspire Features and Specs

 Fitbit Inspire Black
Fitbit Inspire
MSRP$69
Release DateMarch 2019
Smartphone CompatibilityAndroid, iOS, Windows Phone
Battery LifeUp to 5 days
Hardware FeaturesFitbit Inspire
Interchangeable Bandsgreen check
Heart Ratered x
External Heart Rate Strap Connectionred x
Waterproofgreen check
GPSred x
Bluetooth Wireless Headphones Connectionred x
Music Storage & Playbackred x
Paymentsred x
Relative SpO2 Sensorred x
Display FeaturesFitbit Inspire
Displays Time of Daygreen check
Customizable Clock FacesLimited Selection
3rd Party Clock Facesred x
Always-on Displayred x
Color Displayred x
Touchscreengreen check
Adjustable Brightnessred x
Fitbit TodayBasic
View Fitbit Leaderboardred x
View Sleep Durationred x
View Female Health Statred x
All-Day ActivityFitbit Inspire
Stepsgreen check
Distancegreen check
Total Calories Burnedgreen check
Active Minutesgreen check
Floors Climbedred x
Exercise FeaturesFitbit Inspire
Automatic Exercise Detectiongreen check
Multi-Sport Exercise Trackingred x
Goal Based Exercise Trackingred x
Customizable Data Fields During Exercisered x
Customizable Alerts During Exercisered x
Post-Workout On-Screen Summariesred x
Minutes in Heart Rate Zonesred x
On-Screen Workoutsred x
Cardio Fitness Levelred x
Pool Swimminggreen check
Open Water Swimmingred x
Sleep FeaturesFitbit Inspire
Automatic Sleep Detectiongreen check
Basic Sleep Trackinggreen check
Resting Heart Ratered x
Silent Alarmgreen check
Sleep Stagesred x
Sleep Schedulegreen check
Bedtime Remindergreen check
Sleep Insightsgreen check
Sleep Score Betared x
Smart FeaturesFitbit Inspire
Call Notificationsgreen check
Accept or Reject Callsred x
Text Notificationsgreen check
Quick Text Repliesred x
Calendar Notificationsgreen check
Smartphone App Notificationsgreen check
Basic AppsTimer, Stopwatch
Weather Appred x
3rd Party Appsred x
Smartphone Music Playback Controlred x
Wellness FeaturesFitbit Inspire
Hourly Activitygreen check
Reminders to Movegreen check
Guided Breathingred x
Female Health TrackingAvailable in app
Water LoggingAvailable in app
Food LoggingAvailable in app
Weight LoggingAvailable in app
Social FeaturesFitbit Inspire
FriendsAvailable in app
GroupsAvailable in app
FeedAvailable in app
ChallengesAvailable in app
Solo AdventuresAvailable in app
Adventure RacesAvailable in app
Where to BuyFitbit Inspire
FitbitBuy at Fitbit
AmazonBuy at Amazon
WalmartBuy at Walmart

Resources

Watch Fitbit’s official video introducing Fitbit Inspire and Fitbit Inspire HR: