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55% have it
2. Free application
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
67% have it
3. Has food diary
A food diary allows you to easily keep track of the food you have consumed, an important part of staying healthy and losing weight.
19% have it
4. Tracks water intake
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.
9% have it
5. Tracks distance
It tracks how far you travel.
49% have it
6. 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
7. Has exercise tagging
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.
16% have it
8. 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
9. Provides sleep reports
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.
16% have it
10. 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
11. 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
12. smaller app size (iOS app)
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.
Bowflex Boost App: 3.4MB
13. Is compatible with iOS
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.