Fitbit Proclaims The Alta, A $one hundred thirty Customizable Health Band
Meet the brand new face of Fitbit. Referred to as Alta, this new $one hundred thirty health tracker is about to invigorate the corporate’s growing older product line — if it’s not too late.
The Alta is full of the usual affair of Fitbit talents, missing solely coronary heart fee monitoring. Contained in the band is exercise monitoring, sleep monitoring, transfer reminders, a clock and smartphone notifications. The Alta even has the power to swap bands and Fitbit in fact is promoting all kinds of various types. The Alta is on the market in a variety of colours and textures.
Fitbit expects to start out delivery the Alta in North America this March adopted by a worldwide launch in April. The band itself will promote for $one hundred thirty, with further bands obtainable for $30, $60 and $one hundred.
That is the corporate’s first mainstream product launch since January 2015 when the corporate began delivery the Cost HR — which itself was only a followup to a earlier Fitbit product. Fitbit is probably going relying on the Alta to maintain the corporate on the forefront of the health tracker scene.
The Alta comes simply weeks after Fitbit introduced the Blaze sensible health watch at CES 2016. At $200 the Blaze is a nice health tracker with customizable watch faces and bands however it launches to a crowded market filled with sensible watches and extra advance health trackers obtainable at comparable costs. Fitbit’s inventory worth shortly dropped following the Blaze announcement and has but to get well.