Bracelet Jawbone UP is a gadget that has many useful features
The electronic bracelet is an interesting novelty from the company Jawbone, which attracted the attention of many. The gadget is able to help its owner with the choice of proper nutrition, maintaining a high level of physical activity. He helps communicate with friends on healthy lifestyle, share personal sports achievements. The company Jawbone, known as the manufacturer of Bluetooth headsets and other wireless devices, announced the launch of a new product, which has no analogues. What functions does the Jawbone UP bracelet have?
Some Features of the Bracelet Up
A slim electronic bracelet is an accessory for the iPhone. It is designed for long work and can work around the clock 7 days a week. The device will accompany the owner, suggest how to act both day and night. The developers worked hard, creating a sports bracelet Jawbone UP 20, and took into account all the shortcomings of the previous model. Features of the newest device are:
- The bracelet is equipped with a very accurate motion sensor and at night monitors the master's quiet sleep. Through the application installed on the iPhone, the device can wake the owner at a specified time by an easy vibration. Synchronization with the smartphone takes a few seconds, and the screen displays "Calm sleep". Checking the schedule, you can correct the mode of the day, for example, before going to bed.
- When you eat, the Jawbone UP bracelet will help you to calculate the calories of both the lenten homemade meal and the chic meat meal in the restaurant. Labor-intensive data entry is not required, since it is enough to take a picture of the iPhone's camera of a planned dish or drink, adjust the name, and you will soon see the number of calories on the smartphone's screen. A counting technique is used that is similar to that used in the application from Docomo.
- After eating, the program will ask you to report your health. And the owner of the gadget can pay attention to food in the future, share your findings with friends.
- Bracelet Jawbone UP will also monitor physical activity. It measures the number of kilometers traveled during the day, and a different load. The bracelet has a waterproof rubberized casing and is not afraid of water. Therefore, take a shower, and you can swim in the pool without removing the gadget from your hand. The device will remind you of the need to warm up after a specified period of time. In this way it is easy to control the duration of continuous work at the computer, after which it is necessary to take a break for physical exercises.
Electronic bracelet and chatting with friends
Like social networks, the Up application from Jawbone has the ability to create lists of friends - teams. All comrades on the list have access to information about open personal achievements. For example, friends can leave a disapproving comment for the high-calorie cake eaten, recorded in the photo when calculating calories, to praise for visiting the pool. Through the Internet application, the gadget has access to various purposes that can be offered by other communities of friends. One such goal is "walk around the Earth together". It involves comparing the distance traveled with the diameter of the planet, and the Jawbone UP bracelet will perform the necessary calculations. So everyone will know who the very first "will go around the Earth around".
Bracelet and application settings
The Up application from Jawbone is synchronized with the bracelet and requires the input of some personal data: weight, gender, height and others. They are needed to calculate the required calorie intake and the necessary physical load. After analyzing personal information, the multifunctional program associated with the bracelet will give recommendations about the diet and movement. Connection to the smartphone is done through the cable that is included in the bracelet. Applications for the gadget are available for free on the Jawbone website.
Many useful and necessary functions have a bracelet Jawbone UP. User reviews tell us that the gadget is able to work for 10 days without recharging. In the range of available models in four colors - black, bright red, silver, blue. Bracelets of brown, white and burgundy colors are soon expected. Three sizes of the product are designed for a large, medium and thin hand. At one end of the bracelet is a silver rubber plug, which hides the connector at 3.5 mm.