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74 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
74

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Jawbone has addressed many of the issues that plagued the original Up, but $130 is a steep asking price for a stylish pedometer and mediocre health-tracking app.

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Pros
  • Improved durability
  • Excellent battery life
  • Feature-packed app
Cons
  • No wireless syncing
  • App feels half-baked
  • Sleep tracking is inconsistent at best

Reviews

73
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 15

75
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 32
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Wearable / clip-on
Tracking metrics
Motion, Sleep
Display
No
Battery life
Up to 1014
Media playback controls
No
Type
Tracking metrics
Display
Battery life
Media playback controls
Wearable / clip-on
Motion, Sleep
No
Up to 1014
No

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74 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
74

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

74
 

User Reviews

60
bethelen
A forgettable product. It isn't bad, exactly, but also doesn't do anything particularly well. - Engadget
90
Cyberluka
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
60
amf
Bought one last November 2013. The band stopped working in Feb. 2014. Jawbone...read more
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