If you’re like most people, you probably rolled out the red carpet to impress your Mom (a nice Sunday lunch, a beautiful bouquet, a thoughtful card) but most likely forgot all about Dad. While there is no shortage of gift options out there, this could be the perfect occasion to help your father take his tech game to a whole new level.
And what better way to do that than with a well-established fitness tracker or smartwatch from the brand that started it all? Fitbit has an extensive range of smartwatches and fitness trackers, including two new options launched in March this year, that are fit for every Dad (from the early adopters to the tech dinosaurs).
For The Newbie: Fitbit Inspire HRTM
Anyone can build a healthier lifestyle, regardless of what stage they are at in life. That’s whythe new Fitbit Inspire HR is a great gift to give tech newbies easy access to the motivation and tools needed to help develop healthy habits. The Inspire HR is an easy-to-use, stylish fitness tracker with 24/7 heart rate tracking, 15+ goal-based exercise modes, Sleep Stages and up to 5 days of battery life for day-to-night wear – all at an approachable price of RM 468.
For the Dads who are completely new to fitness trackers, it’s got a modern, minimalist and swimproof design. To make the switch from his old-school watch easier, you could opt for the classy Horween leather bands – Cognac or Midnight Blue (pictured above, sold separately) –for a lightweight, comfortable option that can keep his health and fitness in check. Soon enough, you can expect him to start inviting the family for a daily steps challenge.
For The Casual: Fitbit Versa LiteTM
For the more social, life-of-the-party Dad who is open to trying out a smartwatch – the Versa Lite Edition is a great choice that doesn’t break the bank. At RM 768, it’s got all of Fitbit’score health and fitness features, actionable insights, and personal guidance while easily integrating into daily life. The Versa Lite tracks activity, sleep and heart rate, provides notifications, offers multiple apps and a 4+ day battery life — and comes with an easy one-button design that’s more intuitive for new users.
If your Dad is curious about smartwatches but doesn’t need everything and the kitchen sinkwhen it comes to features, the Versa Lite is a solid gift option that will keep up with his life and can be personalized to his preference. The smartwatch can be gifted with unique accessories like the Navy/Orange or Navy/Pink Woven Hybrid bands (pictured above, sold separately), so your Dad can better flaunt his individual style.
For the Sportsman: Fitbit Charge 3TM
For the highly active, fitness-focused Dads out there who refuse to settle for anything less than the most advanced tracker – look no further than the Fitbit Charge 3 (RM 728) or the Charge 3 Special Edition version (RM 838). The Charge family of products has traditionally been a favorite among Fitbit users globally and is well-recognized as being an industry standard for fitness trackers in general. As Fitbit’s top seller globally, this tracker is knownfor its durable, lightweight design and accuracy.
With its in-built 24/7 heart rate tracking, you can get heart rate insights day and night to better track calorie burn, optimize workouts and uncover health trends. Additionally, its ability to automatically recognize different exercises such as runs, walks, and swims (water resistance up to a depth of 50m) makes for a more intuitive fitness tracking experience for the fit-focused Dads out there. To top it all off, the Charge 3 boasts a battery life of up to a week!
Beyond the Classic Blue-Grey or Black colors on sale, you could opt for the Horween Leather options as well (sold separately).
If you’re on the fence on what to get for Father’s Day, you can never go wrong by giving the gift of health and fitness. Regardless of where your Dad falls on the gadget-user spectrum, Fitbit has something unique to offer every father to help up his game and do what he does best.
In conjunction with Father’s Day, enjoy a limited time offer for the following devices:
- Fitbit Alta HR at RM 498 (normal retail price at RM 698)
- Fitbit Alta HR Special Edition at RM 608 (normal retail price at RM 808)
- Fitbit Charge 2 at RM 508 (normal retail price at RM 708)
- Fitbit Charge 2 Special Edition at RM 608 (normal retail price at RM 808)
- Fitbit Ionic at RM 1098 (normal retail price at RM 1298)
- Fitbit Ionic Adidas at RM 1198 (normal retail price at RM 1398)
- Fitbit Versa at RM 848 (normal retail price at RM 998)
- Fitbit Versa Special Edition at RM 978 (normal retail price at RM 1128)
- Fitbit Ace at RM 248 (normal retail price at RM 398)
- Fitbit Charge 3 at RM 628 (normal retail price at RM 728)
- Fitbit Charge 3 Special Edition at RM 738 (normal retail price at RM 838)