This is the first review in our mini-series 'Battle of the Bands,' comparing some of the most popular fitness bands available in Canada today. For an overview of the series, read Battle of the Bands: Finding the best fitness band for you.
In the interest of full disclosure, I should mention I've had the Flex band for longer than the other ones we test in this series, as I'd received one as a gift in May 2013. The other three testers, though, had never owned one. One had, however, owned a FitBit Force, which bears mentioning first.
The FitBit Force was the next generation fitness band released by FitBit late 2013, and offered certain changes over the Flex, including a more detailed display and wider band. It was well received by reviewers who had a chance to test it out, and found many fans over the course of the holiday season.Read More »from Battle of the Bands: FitBit Flex is sleek, motivational, with some software misses