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  • Q: What is the recommended age for this product?  (5 Answers)
    This question is for: Garmin - vivofit jr. Activity Tracker For Kids - Black

    By shar 

    • Best answerFits most children ages 4-9 years old. ~JH

      By GarminProductExpert 

  • Q: Can you use it as a GPS to track your kids location?  (2 Answers)

    By Tina 

    • Best answerNo, the activity tracker is not GPS enabled.

      By CommunityAnswer 

  • Q: How does this compare to a Fitbit??  (1 Answer)

    By 3921 

    • Best answerI personally wear a Fitbit Blaze (which I love) but this Garmin is really designed for kids. There is no Fitbit designed for children under 13. These Garmins have fun features that are the same as Fitbit including: stopwatch / timer, clock, step counter, and easy to read display. The kids do not need the app to see their stats, unlike Fitbit. The app is for the parents mostly, to control the settings. The parents can monitor activity AND add in alarms, chores to earn "tokens", and reminders to do things like brushing teeth, etc. A major plus of this Garmin is what no Fitbit currently offers- is that it is waterproof. Fitbit Blaze is water resistant - this Vivo Jr can be worn while swimming!

      By JacquieG 

  • Q: Does this have an adjustable band?  (3 Answers)

    By Marathonkelly 

    • Best answerThe band included in the box is not adjustable. The vivofit jr. module is the same as a vivofit 3 and would fit in a vivofit 3 band which do have adjustable options.

      By GarminProductExpert 

  • Q: Does this include a stopwatch that my 10 year old could use for cross country meets and practice?  (3 Answers)
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    By Gibson 

    • Best answerYes, it comes with a stop watch. Visit the following link to get more information. ~JH

      By GarminProductExpert 

  • Q: Does this tracker have a light display button or function to see at night  (2 Answers)
    This question is for: Garmin - vivofit jr. Activity Tracker For Kids - Black

    By kristi 

    • Best answerThe vivofit jr. does have a backlight that can be activated by pressing the button. This backlight will come on to temporarily illuminate the screen.

      By GarminProductExpert 

  • Q: What would you recommend for a boy turning 13?  (5 Answers)
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    By Mimi 

    • Best answerThe recommended age range for the vivofit jr. is 4-9 years old. This is based on the band size since it is designed to fit most kids in this age range. For someone turning 13 you may want to consider a similar device like the vivofit 3.

      By GarminProductExpert 

  • Q: Do i need a garmin account to use the garmin jr.?  (5 Answers)
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    By Amandamae 

    • Best answerYes you would have to download the app and create an account. It didn't take a long time to do.

      By cwood 

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  • Q: How does this charge?  (3 Answers)

    By shellbell 

    • Best answerThere is a replacement battery. It does not charge

      By MomOfTwins 

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    • Best answerThe vivofit jr. and vivofit 3 use different apps. The vivofit jr. pairs with the vivofit jr. app and the vivofit 3 will pair with the Garmin Connect Mobile app. While the devices do not directly pair with one app, you are still able to compete with your daughter and track steps. The vivofit jr. app has a Leaderboard that would show the number of steps taken by each device.

      By GarminProductExpert 

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