In this guide we will run through the steps to set up your FitBit Versa. If you would like to check out the official steps from FitBit, feel free to read their user guide here.
First, unbox the Versa and power it on. Next, download the FitBit app (iOS and Android). For this guide we’re using the Play Store.
Launch the app. If you haven’t signed up as a user, select ‘Join FitBit’. You’ll be greeted with a number of FitBit models. Select ‘Versa’.
Key in your email address and password and tap on Next. After that key in your details.
You will be prompted to place the Versa into the charging dock. This is to ensure enough power supply throughout the setup process. Place the Versa into the charging dock.
The app will now scan for the Versa. Ensure to turn on your phone’s bluetooth.
After it successfully discovers the Versa, a four digit number will be displayed on the Versa.
Key in these digits when prompted on the app.
Next is Wi-Fi (We’re almost there!). Select your Wi-Fi network and enter the password. This is to enable connection for the Versa for software updates.
After that, you will be prompted to update the Versa to the latest firmware.
This is how the Versa looks like when updating the firmware.
Once the firmware is updated, follow the prompts in the app to further customise your experience of using the Versa.
Now it’s time to get fit! If you’ve stumbled on this page by chance, feel free to check out the Versa review. For those who’ve come here from the review post, do head back and continue with the review!