How many exercises can Actofit identify?
At Actofit, we can currently identify 75+ exercises, however the potential number of exercises that can be identified can be endless. Any exercise with a unique wrist movement can be identified.
Can actofit track my heart rate even during motion?
Yes Actofit tracks accurate real time, robust and continuous heart rate. During motion, the motion artefacts are removed.
How do I wear Actofit for best result?
For comfort, ease of movement, design fit and more accurate heart rate, it is advised to wear the Actofit band behind the wrist bone on your wrist.
Can actofit Band track my sleep?
Yes, your sleep patterns, duration and quality of sleep is tracked automatically and logged on your mobile app.
Can Actofit track and record exercises that are not in its database?
Yes, you can train the network with the additional exercises that you perform that are not in the database. As long as these exercises have a differentiable and unique wrist movement, our machine learning algorithms are trained to identify these for you the next time.
Is actofit band waterproof?
Actofit bands are built for the active lifestyle market and therefore it is IP67 –which means that these devices are resistant against water ingress to a maximum of 1 metre of water for up to 30 minutes, as well as protected against dust ingress.
What apps does the Actofit band sync with?
We have our own iOS and Android App. We're integrating it with Google Fit, iHealth and UnderArmor and plenty more! If there’s a particular app you would like us to integrate with, please send us a recommendation!
Can Actofit bands receive notifications like call or text alerts when connected with my Smartphone?
The Actofit band gives you text alerts and call notifications with Caller ID when connected with your phone via Bluetooth.
Will kettle bell exercises damage the actofit band?
To avoid potential damage to the display of the band, it is advised to rotate the band to keep the display towards the underside of the wrist. The band will still identify kettlebell exercises in that orientation.
Which wrist should Actofit be worn on?
The exercise identification is currently trained with the band being worn on the left wrist. However, for all other tracking such as steps, distance, sleep, heart rate, the band can be worn on the right wrist as well.
What makes actofit band unique?
With accurate 24X7 heart rate tracking, 75+ gym exercise identification, form evaluation and metrics such as force, velocity and power every rep, creating seamless logs of all activities, Actofit is the go to band for the active lifestyle user.
What is smart alarm feature?
If you activate this feature and indicate a time window to wake up at, the Actofit bands will automatically process various algorithms to wake you up when you’re at the lightest sleep pattern, making you wake up fresh!
Does band show result for individual exercise calories burn?
Yes! Band will estimate calories burned during workouts based on your heart rate and the exercises you perform. The calories burnt therefore will be split up into each set of each exercise, allowing for granular data.
What is the level of result accuracy of band?
We are currently working with an 85% plus accuracy on the band. However, if you train your exercises on the band once, we are looking at close to a 95% accuracy.
How is form evaluated?
Any exercise you perform is correlated against the database of expert fitness trainers exercise forms. Alternatively, you can or your personal trainer can train the network with your expected exercise forms. During exercise, your form is evaluated in correlation to the existing database and compared for differences in velocity, acceleration and range of motion.
What will be the price of band?
Price is still being determined, but it will not be as expensive as Fitbit products that track Heart Rate. We will notify you when we have finalized the price of band so stay tuned.
How does the NFC access control work?
Select gyms that we are trying to tie up with, will be integrating their entry / exit control based systems to map each wristband with a particular signature. This allows the user with the authorized wristband to enter and exit the facilities without having to carry iCards.
When will ActoFit bands be launched?
We are on target to ship mass manufactured batches prior to Christmas 2016. We've done limited pre-production runs and successful pilots with select gyms. Sign up now to be notified of when we start sales.