Inc., the leader in the connected health and fitness market, today
announced the Fitbit
for Windows 10 app, delivering a more engaging and fluid app design
that lets users personalize the way they interact with key pieces of
their health and fitness journey across all their Windows devices.
Through new Windows 10 app features, people at all fitness levels can
now more easily access and log their most important personalized data in
real-time. Fitbit helps users track their steps, activity, exercise,
food, weight and sleep, providing the information they need to more
successfully reach their goals. Fitbit users can download the Windows 10
app from the Windows Store to their desktop and tablet. Fitbit for
Windows 10 will be able for Windows 10 mobile and Xbox One later this
“For a Fitbit user, health and fitness progress helps them make timely
decisions throughout the day – from what to order for lunch, to take the
stairs instead of the elevator. What time to go to bed,” said James
Park, CEO and Chairman, Fitbit. “As we do across all platforms, we
continue to design features that empower people with information and
motivation to set and reach goals with engaging experiences through our
mobile apps. With the new Windows 10 app, we worked closely with
Microsoft to give Windows users an even easier way to access, utilize
and interact with the information that matters most to them, across all
their Windows devices, to further support them in their fitness journey.”
Key features of the new Fitbit for Windows 10 app:
Updated live tiles that have been redesigned with more
information and new notification types to let users quickly access
their most critical data to better enable them to reach their
personalized health and fitness goals.
Quick actions to help users log and track their health and
fitness activities, such as food, water intake and exercise, as well
as set alarms more efficiently with the simple click of a button,
encouraging more frequent logging.
Cortana® support allows users to speak
commands on Windows 10 tablets, PCs and mobile phones – such as
“Fitbit, I ate chicken for dinner” or “Fitbit, I went for a three-mile
run” – for automatic and easier food and activity logging.
Notification center now consolidates all users’ important
notifications and messages in a dedicated tab making it effortless to
review progress. Stay motivated with cheers, taunts and
encouragements from friends and family.
Enhanced syncing with Bluetooth on all Windows 10 devices with
supported hardware provides users with quicker access to their health
and fitness stats. They can make timely decisions to reach their
Universal design and continuum support allows users to
customize and effortlessly view their most important personalized data
in real-time with an enhanced visual experience adjusted for whatever
Windows 10 device they're using.
These key features illustrate the continued innovation of the Fitbit
platform, which combines connected health and fitness devices with
software and services, including an online dashboard and mobile apps,
data analytics, motivational and social tools, personalized insights and
virtual coaching through customized fitness plans and interactive
workouts. As a pioneer in the category and the first in the industry to
bring direct mobile syncing to the Windows Phone platform, Fitbit
products have broad mobile compatibility with computers and more than
devices, plus integration with third‐party
apps further extending its reach.
The new Fitbit for Windows 10 app is available for free and is
compatible with Fitbit’s family of products, including the Fitbit
Charge HR™, Fitbit
and Fitbit Zip®
activity trackers, as well as the Aria®
Wi-Fi Smart Scale. To download the free Fitbit
for Windows 10 app, please visit the Windows
For more information on Fitbit products and services, please visit www.fitbit.com.
About Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT)
Fitbit helps people lead healthier, more active lives by empowering them
with data, inspiration and guidance to reach their goals. As the leader
in the connected health and fitness category, Fitbit designs products
and experiences that track everyday health and fitness. Fitbit’s diverse
line of award-winning products includes Fitbit
Charge HR, Fitbit
One activity trackers, as well as the Aria Wi-Fi
Smart Scale. Fitbit products are carried in over 45,000 retail
stores and more than 50 countries around the globe.
Fitbit, the Fitbit logo, Fitbit Surge, Fitbit Charge HR, Fitbit
Charge, Fitbit Flex, Fitbit One, Fitbit Zip, PurePulse, MobileRun, Aria
and FitStar are trademarks, service marks and/or registered trademarks
of Fitbit, Inc. in the United States and in other countries. All other
trademarks, service marks. Product names used herein are the
property of their respective owners.
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