An overview: Vivofit
Garmin, the GPS giant came up with a fitness tracker
known as Vivofit. Launched in the month of January this year, Vivofit is progressively becoming popular worldwide. Vivofit is basically a pedometer bracelet which tracks the regular movement and activities of the user. Vivofit’s mantra “Keep Moving” defines this device at its best. Vivofit motivates the users to keep themselves active by moving ahead in life. By moving ahead, Vivofit focuses towards the fitness levels of users. It is a multi tasking device which tracks, notifies and informs the user about the count of steps he or she have travelled, the calories burnt, sleep tracking, time, heart rate, distance travelled, etc… Vivofit is a friendly and useful device for getting fit in time. It is similar to fitness tracker namely FitBit
and Fuel Band.
Vivofit is a smart tracker and hence it is capable of setting goals as well for the user. Now irrespective of running on treadmill or consuming dietary items, Vivofit will completely track your activity and will alert to stop not till the goal is accomplished. The user can wear Vivofit 24×7. Hence, whenever the person is found to be in inactive state for too long, an alert is sent to the user by Vivofit. It also notifies the person about when to take nap, or consume some food item, etc.
Vivofit has been conceptualized, designed and developed after years of research and development. Garmin is known for its effective and unique product offerings. Let us understand the technical aspect of Vivofit in detail.
Garmin has ensured to take special care with respect to dimension of Vivofit. Since this tracker is catered to both men and women, dimensions have been set in a way that it does not look awkward on wearing it. Vivofit tracker is 21mm wide and 10.5 mm thick. The tracker is available in small as well as large size; hence the length of Vivofit varies accordingly.
2. Band Size:
Garmin’s Vivofit has launched its tracker in two sizes i.e. small and large. Hence the size of small one is 4.7 – 6.9 inches/120 – 175 mm while the large one is 6.0 – 8.3 inches/152 – 210 mm.
The display of Vivofit is 25.5 mm x 10 mm (w x h). It weighs 25.5 grams ensuring comfort to the user on wearing it.
The Battery is the USP of Vivofit. There are two coin cells CR 1632 which can be replaced with ease. The battery life ensures a time period of 1 year that is worth appreciating.
Vivofit tracks the data on continuous basis. The device is capable enough of storing activity data spanning more than one month.
The tracker is water and shock resistant. It can resist up to 50 meters in water.
Though the tracker is not enabled with GPS, it can be connected via Bluetooth.
The screen of Vivofit can be customized as desired by the user. He or she can adjust the short keys and functions as per one’s comfort.
In this stress oriented life, we tend to miss upon tracking our activities deeply. But, by Vivofit, the user can be rest assured and rely on it completely.