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Review Runtastic Pedometer
App for sports that tracks your steps, calories you burn, and distance you cover
Author: Sergei Petrov
Date: 12 Jun 2017, tested on LG G2
Runtastic Pedometer - a versatile and easy-to-use software for Android, which is able to measure in the background your activity. The program is able to count steps using the accelerometer smartphone, without the use of GPS-data, that is, the program uses almost none of the battery charge and suitable for daily use.
The developers of the company Runtastic argue that each person should take 10,000 steps every day to keep your body healthy. This program just will calculate all of your daily activity and show it to you in a visual form.
The design and capabilitiesAll software by Runtastic always been known for a very pleasant and modern design, Pedomoter - is no exception. The program is designed in the popular Flat-design with a purple background and white tiles informative.
In the main window of the program once all the information is located. On top of the transparent background is a step counter and the duration of the current walk. Below are the tiles with information about speed, distance, calories and the number of steps per minute. Next is a strip of your progress, fill out as they approach the goal of 10 000 steps.
Program Runtastic Pedometer can as always keep an open or manually record and stop exercising. In that case you will get more accurate information, but there is a possibility that during an unplanned walk, you will forget to include the counter.
Another program makes sure that you are not caught in the rain, and shows at the bottom of a summary of the weather, temperature, time of sunrise and sunset. After each workout, you can write down your impressions indicate mood, quality of roads and weather. The result can be downloaded into a social network or service Runtastic.
Features Runtastic Pedometer for Android:
- Nice design;
- For more information about speed, distance, calories and steps per minute;
- The scale of the goal;
- Works with the accelerometer and does not employ GPS;
- Ability to pause and stop the training session;
- Displaying the weather;
- Quick jump to music.
Summary. Runtastic Pedometer - is a handy software for Android, which will motivate you a little bit more and go in for sports. We also recommend you look at the other software studio. If you are not satisfied with the accuracy of measurements, it makes sense to think about buying a dedicated device, they are now very much - Nike Fuelband, Jawbone Up, Fitbit and others.