Brookstone puts up pre-order page for Fitbit Surge before it’s been announced

Fitbit still hasn’t gotten around to officially announcing its new $ 250 Surge fitness watch, but the company’s retail partners are no longer waiting around. An apparent mixup has led Brookstone to prematurely publish a pre-order page for the “super watch.” A friendly tipster clued us in on the mistake. And the page (still live as of this writing) confirms everything we’ve already told you: Surge is a fitness watch — not a smartwatch — with built-in GPS and a variety of sensors that can record your workouts and overall activity regardless of whether it’s linked up to a smartphone.

Fitbit’s going after runners in a big way with this device; they’ll be able to look back at split times and route history thanks to the GPS, all without…

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