Introducing Echo Fit

Posted on Aug 5 2014 - 6:32pm by Ty Pier

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The newest addition to the Magellan Echo Series, Echo Fit, continues to solve the biggest problem when participating in a sport with a smartphone – conveniently viewing and controlling sports apps while the phone is tucked away. Echo Fit also tracks your daily step and sleep activity even if your away from your phone. Recorded data can be uploaded wirelessly from your smartphone. Echo Fit keeps you active during the day and recovering at night.

How it works……

When connected to your favorite smartphone sports app

Stream Sports App Data

Time, pace, distance to green, elevation, and more

Control Sports Apps and Music

Start, stop, stroke, start music, next song, and more

Be Informed

Get notifications from sports apps

Save and Share

Immediate analysis and distribution

As an Activity Tracker with or without smartphone connectivity

Tracks steps, distance and calories burned

Monitors sleep length and patterns

Features

Let the Data Flow

Your favorite sports app data streams from your smartphone to Echo Fit in real-time. Without having to stop or pause conveniently see important app data on your wrist to improve your performance.

Be in Control

With your phone tucked away and safe from the elements, remote controls make it simple to perform App functions like Start, Stop, Score Keeping as well as music controls like Play/Pause and Next Song. Tapping the screens turns the page to show additional data screens.

Activity Tracker

Echo Fit records your steps, distance traveled and calories burned. When it’s time to recover Echo Fit tracks your sleep. One device captures a complete picture of your day. Monitoring is easy with daily goals and wireless uploads to your smartphone. Magellan’s free Active app provides detailed analysis, trends and 3rd party sharing.

Plays Well with Apps

Apps bring Echo Fit to life on its open platform. We are working with your favorite sports apps today and the new sports apps of tomorrow. Apps are constantly updating their features and Echo Fit is designed to keep pace and evolve.

Always Ready

Echo Fit uses low power technology which means no charging required. Receive up to 8 months of power with the included battery. Echo Fit preserves your smartphone battery by acting as an external display.

Perfectly Timed

With its ruggedized and water-resistant design Echo Fit is the first smartwatch made for sports. When you’re not running, golfing or hiking, Echo Fit is an everyday watch with time, alarm and stopwatch functionality. Echo Fit is the perfect watch for individuals with an active lifestyle.

Smartphone Compatibility

Echo Fit uses Bluetooth Smart to communicate with smartphones. It is currently compatible with:

• iPhone 4S, 5, 5C, 5S
• iPod Touch (5th generation or
higher)
• iPad Mini
• iPad (3rd generation or higher)

About the Author

Ty is the Sr. Editor/Global Communications Manager here at GizmoFusion. He is an Android fanatic, lover of all things mobile, and Lord Of The Root. He is always open to ideas and comments from readers so don't hesitate to get a hold of him!

  • http://gizmofusion.com/ Bryan

    Seems better than my fitbit!