Editor in Chief
- Jan 5, 2011
Would you like to have your own personal trainer, but can't afford one? One of the Editor's Choice apps on the Google Play Store can help you out. It's called Endomondo Sports Tracker Pro, and it aims to be your personal Digital Fitness Trainer. According to their marketing description, Endomondo has some pretty amazing features to help motivate you to get in shape. It even has a social networking aspect that allows you to virtually team up with your friends to support each other. Here's a quote with the details:
That's an impressive array of features for an app that only costs $4 bucks. Not only did this app get the Editor's Choice award on the Play Store, it also has an average 4.5 (out of 5) star rating with well over 10,000 users rating the paid version. It also has the same 4.5 star rating for its free version, and over 72,000 users rated it! Try it out and tell us what you think!Track your fitness, challenge friends and send them peptalks in real-time!
Endomondo makes fitness fun by acting as your personal trainer and social fitness partner - ideal for running, cycling, walking etc.
This is the PRO version of the popular Endomondo Sports Tracker.
Please see What's New on Google Play for latest changes.
Interval programs: Choose from 3 programs or create your own with time & distance intervals (NEW)
Graphs: Play around with speed & altitude curves, lap times and playlists that interact with the map
Beat yourself: Set a previous workout as your target and the audio coach will help you perform better this time
Low Power Mode: Increases battery standby time
Time goal: Set a time goal and let the audio coach help you reach it
Calorie goal: Set a calorie goal and get live audio feedback during your workout
Real time GPS tracking of time, distance, speed & calories
Audio feedback for every mile or km
Real time peptalks from friends following you live
Workout route on a map
History with lap times
Full History download for user with a profile (NEW)
Sharing of workouts on Facebook
Beat a friend: Go against a friend's personal best
Compete on a route: Download a route and beat the Champion
News feed with your friend's latest activities
Social widget showing the friends recently active
Summary page for each workout
Heart rate support: Polar Wearlink® + transmitter with Bluetooth® and Zephyr heart rate monitor
Support for ANT+ Bike Speed & Cadence and heart rate monitor sensors
Headset control: Use the headset media button to get audio feedback and pause/resume a workout (wired headset & Android 2.2+)
Manual entry of workouts (moved to top right corner on the history page)
Customizable workout screen (long press to change)
Access all your online settings: Profile, Sharing, Privacy, Workout, Audio & Accessories (NEW)
Endomondo is now available on SonyEricsson's SmartWatch as a SmartExtra (NEW)
Optional profile at Endomondo.com for further analysis, statistics, social challenges and sharing.
Source: Google Play Store - Endomondo Sports Tracker Pro