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Fitbit review: 33 facts and highlights

Fitbit
81
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Why is Fitbit better than the average?

  • Higher rating on the App Store
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    4.5vs4.06
  • Smaller app size (iOS app)
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    14MBvs95.38MB

General info

1.Free app
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You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.

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2.Ad-free
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Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.

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3.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

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4.Higher rating on Google Play
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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.

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5. more languages supported
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You can use a broader range of languages in the app. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.

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6.Higher rating on the App Store
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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.

Best

5k Runner: 0 to 5k run training Pro

5

4.5

Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
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It tracks how far you travel.

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2.Counts how many calories you have burnt
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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.

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3.Tracks steps taken
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It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.

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4.Has exercise tagging
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After exercising, you can add details about your workout (e.g., jogging, swimming, cycling). This enables the device to provide more accurate information, such as the number of calories burnt.

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5.Has exercise diary
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It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.

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6.Compatible with external heart rate monitors
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It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.

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Activity reports

1.Provides activity reports
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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.

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2.Provides sleep reports
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Your sleep data is analysed to give you a report, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see the quality of your sleep and to help you make improvements.

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3.Has goal setting
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Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.

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4.Includes access to online portal
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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.

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5.Has achievements
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You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.

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Nutrition tracking

1.Has weight tracking
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You can input your weight data, making it easier to track your progress.

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2.Tracks calorie intake
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Using the app, you can input the food you eat to help you manage your nutrition better.

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3.Larger food database
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The food database used for tracking your nutritional intake is larger. This makes it easier to input what you’ve eaten, instead of having to spend a lot of time adding custom meals.

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350000

4.Has barcode scanner on app
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The app supports scanning food barcodes using the camera. It checks a food database and adds the item based on its barcode, allowing you to quickly and easily track your calorie intake.

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5.Tracks water intake
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You can use it to log the water you drink throughout the day. Drinking enough water is essential to your well-being, with the European Food Safety Authority recommending that women drink about 1.6l per day and men drink 2l per day.

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6.Compatible with smart scales
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It is compatible with smart scales such as the Fitbit Aria and Withings range. These scales transmit information such as weight and BMI to connected services over Wi-Fi.

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Social features

1.Integrates with social networks
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It allows you to share information to popular social networks.

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2.Has social features
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Friends using the same app can be integrated with your account, allowing you to compete with them. This increases your motivation and makes it more enjoyable.

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Features

1.Has music playback
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You can listen to your own music when working out. This can make exercising more enjoyable and motivate you to push yourself further.

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2.Syncs to the cloud
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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.

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3.Predicts ovulation
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The app uses your menstruation data to predict the date of your ovulation, which usually lasts 24-48 hours. This is useful if you are trying to conceive, as your fertility increases around ovulation.

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4.Has period notifications
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You get a notification when you are due to get your period.

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5.Designed for women
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The app has a community and exercises tailored specifically towards women.

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6.Predicts start date
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The app uses your data to predict future period start dates.

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