How to replace a Fitbit Versa 3 Strap


There comes a moment when you realize the need to change the strap of your Fitbit Versa 3 or Fitbit Sense. Perhaps it has succumbed to the rigors of daily wear and tear, showing signs of deterioration, or it has unfortunately broken. However, for many users, the motivation extends beyond mere necessity. The allure of personalizing your Fitbit, making it stand out as a unique piece of wearable tech, is a compelling reason to consider a strap replacement.

Fortunately, updating your Fitbit with a new strap is a straightforward process, offering a breath of fresh air in terms of customization and ease. In an effort to simplify the experience for its users, Fitbit has made a notable design adjustment with its newer models. Unlike the previous versions – the Versa, Versa 2, and Versa Lite – which relied on pin levers to secure the strap in place, the Fitbit Versa 3 and Fitbit Sense have moved away from this mechanism.

his design evolution means that changing the strap on these newer models is more user-friendly than ever before. Without the hassle of dealing with pin levers, you can easily swap out your old strap for a new one, transforming the look of your Fitbit in just a few moments. Whether you're aiming for a fresh aesthetic, matching your wearable to a specific outfit, or simply expressing your personal style, the process of changing your Fitbit strap is both simple and rewarding, opening up endless possibilities for customization. Below, we'll delve into the specifics of how to make this change, highlighting the improved user experience offered by the latest Fitbit models.

 Instead, they have introduced a latch on the back of the watch case.


Step 1

 If you look at the back of your Fitbit Versa 3 watch, you will notice a latch on each side where the strap connects. Gently push this latch towards the strap and it will allow the strap to release. The original strap can then be removed.

Step 2

 Make sure the new strap is lined up correctly (not upside down). It can simply be pressed into the cavity. You will hear a little click. Just give it a gentle pull to make sure it is secure. Repeat the process for the other side of the strap.


 As we have seen, it is very easy to replace your Fitbit Sense Strap. It is a great way to give your Fitbit a different and stylish look. We have a nice range of replacement straps for Fitbit Versa 3 to customise your smart watch.

If you own one of the earlier Fitbit Versa models, check out this guide.

 Let us know in the comments below what type of Fitbit you own and if you like changing the straps regularly?


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