Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
55% have it
2. Higher rating on Google Play
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.
StrongLifts 5x5: 4.9
3. Measures pace
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.
20% have it
4. Tracks distance
It tracks how far you travel.
49% have it
5. Provides activity reports
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.
64% have it
6. Integrates with social networks
It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
58% have it
7. Higher rating on the App Store
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.
5k Runner: 0 to 5k run training Pro: 5
8. Has achievements
You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
56% have it
9. Supports routes
You can create or find existing routes to sync to the app.
27% have it
10. Compatible with heart rate monitors
It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.
25% have it
11. Has social features
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.
59% have it
12. Has a route tracker
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.
29% have it
13. Has goal setting
Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
66% have it
14. Is compatible with Android
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
80% have it
15. Compatible with speed/cadence sensors
It is compatible with cadence/speed sensors. These are designed for bikes in order for you to capture speed and cadence data, essential for any serious rider to improve their strength and endurance through controlled cadence.
6% have it
16. more languages supported
You can use a wider range of languages in the application. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.
Bing Health & Fitness: 50
17. Counts how many calories you have burnt
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.
56% have it
18. Has live tracking
You can share your workout progress live, for example allowing your friends to see where you are on your running route.
19% have it
19. Is compatible with iOS
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
91% have it
20. Tracks elevation
It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.