The most awaited Fitbit OS 3.0 update has released and it brings a lot of features to its flagship models.
The Fitbit users are excited to know that this update will support most of the third party Fitness Apps which help you to track most of your fitness activities.
Couch to 5K and Achu Health is a few apps to name. As you know, Achu Health is a popular training program for runners from a beginner level to an advanced level.
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The app is can track and assess body temperature fluctuations which help you to track potential illness.
In the coming years, you can expect more apps like Gold’s Gym, Mindbody, etc. Also, it is planning to add the menstrual cycle for women in the next update.
Fitbit OS 3.0 Update Features
- Support more third-party apps.
- Improved Fitness loggings.
- You can quickly access sleep, water intake, weight logs directly from the watch. No need to grab your phone to get these details anymore.
- Detailed insight into your fitness activities. It includes hourly data about your fitness activities such as steps, sleep, and heart rate. It helps you to take your fitness activities to the next level for sure.
- More accurately Track your fitness activities than before.
A lot of crucial updates cannot be seen on the face. However. underneath the hood, Fitbit has introduced new Exercise and Scientific programming kits that developers will use to create fitness, health, and analysis apps that use their own algorithms.
Clearly, Fitbit is clearly working on to improve its app also. The ground has already started for the same. That’ll take some time, of course, and a bit little bit of luck.
Apple presently has the superiority in wearables in terms of market share, however, it can change any time with the introduction of new inventions and features.
In addition to that, in terms of sales and profit Fitbit still struggles because of poor sales around the Globe. Fitbit In order to generate profit, Fitbit has to introduce a lot more devices excellent features within an affordable range of price. This will help Fitbit to fulfill the needs of their customers.
Before you Update
Before you update your Fitbit to the latest version, you must make sure that you have charged your smartphone and Fitbit at least 50% to avoid any interruption during the process of the software updates.
Also, during the update process your Fitbit may restart multiple times. It is quite normal and nothing to worry about.
Once you update the device, please make sure that you sync Fitbit with smartphones for at least 24 hours. This is necessary for the firmware updates.
Besides, you may face some inaccuracy in step counting during the first 24 hours and it fixed by itself.
Fitbit OS 3.0 FAQ
Now let us look into a few Fitbit OS 3.0 Frequently asked questions.
1. Can I update my Fitbit on my computer?
Yes. You can can. Just login to your Fitbit Account and tap on update. It will be displayed if an update is available. Tap on it and follow on screen instructions.
2. How do I know if my Fitbit needs updating?
Open your Fitbit App on your smartphone and it will display a pink banner in case an update is available.
3. How do I find my Fitbit OS version?
Open Fitbit App on your mobile phone and tap on today=> Profile Pic=> Device Image. You can locate the version number under the image.
Have upgraded to the latest Fitbit OS 3.0?
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