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How do I see the time on my Fitbit device?

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To see the time on your Fitbit device, turn your wrist to wake up the screen. With Fitbit Versa 2, you can also turn on always-on display to keep the time visible.

How do I adjust screen wake settings?

Adjust this feature directly on your wrist or in the Fitbit app depending on your device.
  • On-Device

    If your device isn't listed below, see the instructions to turn off this feature in the Fitbit app.

    • Ace 2 & Inspire series

      Press and hold the button and tap Screen Wake.

    • Charge 3 & Charge 4

      Press and hold the button and swipe left, then tap Screen Wake User-added image.

    • Blaze

      Swipe to Settings > Quick View.

    • Ionic and Versa series

      Swipe down from the top of the screen, and tap the quick settings icon User-added image. In the quick settings screen, tap the screen wake icon User-added image to adjust the setting. 

      • When you set Screen Wake to Auto (Motion), the screen turns on each time you turn your wrist.
      • When you set Screen Wake to Manual (Button), press the button to turn on the screen.
  • Fitbit app
    1. Tap the Today tab User-added image, and tap your profile picture.
    2. Tap your device image.
    3. Find the option to turn off Quick View.
  • fitbit.com dashboard
    1. From the fitbit.com dashboard, click the gear icon User-added image > your device image.
    2. Find the option to turn off Quick View.

Can I keep the clock display on?

To keep the clock visible at all times on Versa 2, turn on the always-on display setting. 
  1. Swipe down from the top of your watch and tap the quick settings icon User-added image
  2. In the quick settings screen, tap the always-on display icon User-added image.
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  3. To set off-hours when the always-on display display automatically turns off, open the Settings app User-added image > Always-On Display > Customize.
Note that turning on always-on display impacts your watch's battery. When always-on display is turned on, Versa 2 has a battery life of up to 3 days.
Many clock faces have their own always-on display mode. If a clock face doesn’t have this feature, you see the default always-on display clock face. To adjust what’s shown on the default always-on display clock, open the Settings app User-added image > Always-On Display > Customize.
 
  
Clock StyleChoose between a digital or analog clock face.
Status barTurn on the battery indicator.
Core StatsShow your progress toward 2 core stats of your choice.
Off-hoursSet the display to automatically turn off during certain hours.
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Always-on display automatically turns off when your watch's battery is critically low.

To exit the always-on display and interact with your watch, turn your wrist toward you, press the button, or double-tap the display.
Last updated: April 3, 2020
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