Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
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.
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.
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.
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 tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
RunKeeper is a popular app designed to help you track your fitness activities such as jogging. With a compatible fitness tracker you can sync data between the two services.
MyFitnessPal is a popular app designed to help you lose weight. With a compatible fitness tracker you can sync data between the two apps.
IFTTT is a web-based service that allows you to automate actions between different services. For example you could set IFTTT to work with your fitness tracker to automatically copy your calorie intake data into a Google Drive spreadsheet.
The tracker is compatible with more fitness apps that are available on Android devices, such as apps for tracking calorie intake, running or sleeping.
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With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
It determines when you are in a light state of sleep and wakes you up within a set period of time before your alarm. This can allow you to wake up feeling fresher and more alert.
The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
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.
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
72.3MB (UP by Jawbone)
A smaller size means that the app will take up less space on your Apple device. This leaves more space for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.
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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4.5 (UP by Jawbone)
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.
Fitbit Charge 3
4.1 (UP by Jawbone)
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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