Release 4.3

Android Wear

New versions of the SportsTracker and SportsTracker PRO apps (version 4.3) are now released on Google Play.

As always - all upgrades are free.

Android Wear

For users with Android 4.3 and above - the app is now compatible with smart watches running Android Wear. The android wear standard is a great development for smart watches and particularly suited to fitness apps putting the data at a glance on your wrist.

There are 2 watches currently available - the LG G Watch and the Samsung Gear Live watch which includes a heart rate sensor. The Motorola 360 will be available soon.

You can start a workout from the app or the watch. On the watch either navigate to the app or launch it with the voice commands "ok google" and then "start running", "start biking", "start cycling" or "start a workout".

Start workout using voice commands "start running", "start biking", "start cycling", "start a workout"
Quick view of time, distance and calories
View speed at a glance
View current pace
View heart rate either from sensors in the watch or your bluetooth / ANT+ HRM
View your heart rate percentage of maximum

Stop via the notification

To stop a workout press "stop" on the notification or while on the watch home screen you may say "ok google" and then "stop running", "stop cycling" or "stop workout".

Note that workouts can only be recorded while the phone is with in bluetooth range of the watch. The watches do not contain a GPS.

Posted on Aug 11
Written by Sam Lawson