Endomondo Sports Tracker
Strava Running and Cycling
36 facts in comparison
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
The app has a higher rating on Google Play, showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.
The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store (rating from all versions), showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.
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It is compatible with a range of Windows Phone devices.
It tracks how far you travel.
It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.
This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.
It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.
After exercising, you can add details of your workout eg. jogging, swimming, cycling. This enables the device to provide more accurate information, such as the number of calories burnt.
Measuring pace shows how much time it takes to travel one kilometer or one mile. For example, in running, a 4 minute kilometer would be a very good pace.
Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.
Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Your tracking data is uploaded via your smartphone or computer, and is available to view on the manufacturer’s online portal in the form of reports and graphs.
You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
It uses a points-based system instead of just focusing on calories. This can make it much easier to control your nutrition as it is simpler than counting calories, and it also takes other factors into account such as fat and fiber.
The app can determine the best way for you to progress in your exercise, and offers coaching advice.
Your data is synced to the cloud, making it easier to access across different devices and making sure it is always backed up in case you lose your device.
You can create or find existing routes to sync to the app.
It has voice feedback during your workouts, helping you stay up-to-date on your progress and encouraging you as you exercise.
It has video tutorials, making it easier to learn how to perform a specific exercise.
You can set a passcode to keep your data private.
With a route tracker you can add your route onto a map. It is helpful if you plan to do the same route again, or want to share it with your community.