While people are getting more and more fitness cautious, devices that aid in keeping track of their body is at a very high demand than ever. Motorola’s MOTOACTV is an all in one device that can provide you with fitness tracking as well as entertainment. To sum it up it is a very complex fitness tracker and a training system that packs in all the functionality of a portable media player. The device works with you and is a very perfect device for athletes who want to train hard. It is just like having a personal trainer with you wherever you go and round the clock. The audio quality is also superior.
Those who own the device will welcome the news that there is a new software update for this small gadget. Both the 8GB and 16 GB version will get the update. They vary in the software versions though. The 8 GB version will get the 4.55.76 update where as the 16 GB version will get the 4.56.76 version.
The most important thing that you will get with the new update is improved battery performance. It is not that the present battery performance is poor, but with the new update you will be able to get more life from the battery. The battery life is estimated to be up to about 8 hours with continuous usage outside. It provides three different battery modes named as normal, extended and marathon. The longest lasting mode is the marathon mode.
One other notable feature is the addition of a stop watch. The stop watches appearance can be changed. There is a variety of clock types available that can change the look of your clocks. The other things it will have are the usual bug fixes and improvements to the current applications. There is a new option to add multiple activities to your work out.
The update for MOTOACTV was speculated to be out in the third week of December, and if that is the case you can expect it any time now. For updating the device all you have to do is connect the device to your computer and turn it on. Then take the ‘device’ option and select ‘check for device upgrade’. This will automatically find the correct version to be installed and prompt you to do it. Once the update is completed take out the device and you are good to go.