Pre-loaded Fitbit on Sense and Versa 3 is not available on OS 5.0 Versa 2 and older watches.
Fitbit OS 5.0 is preloaded with the new Sense and Versa 3. The new update provides some important UI changes and features. Older watches, however, do not receive the latest Fitbit OS 5.0 update from Versa 2.
Fitbit 9to5 has confirmed to Google that the new OS update will not be released on older devices. The company has announced that it has customized the new features in Fitbit Sense and Fitbit OS 5.0 for the new display and speaker in Versa 3. Fitbit said it was the biggest update since the release of Ionic in 2017. Disabling Fitbit support for older devices. Users of older watches lose new features.
With Fitbit OS 5.0, the navigation on the smartwatch is completely different. Now swiping from left to right will take users to the previous page. Pressing the side button on Fitbit Sense or Versa 3 takes the user to the clock face. Fitbit has also introduced a new system font called “Rise” that makes better use of screen space. The Fitbit OS 5.0 smartwatch is designed to be easy to use when moving or working.
The company’s latest smartwatches are Fitbit Sense and Versa 3. The company’s flagship smartwatch includes features like Fitbit Sense, ECG sensor, and stress management tools. Fitbit Versa 3 comes with built-in GPS and fast charging updates.