Octane Fitness Adds GymPackage Support to Select Ellipticals, Enabling Two-Way Data Sharing With Apple Watch

Nautilus has introduced ^(https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190611005942/en/Octane-Fitness-Commercial-Equipment-Compatible-Apple-GymKit) that three of its Octane Fitness ellipticals at the moment are suitable with Apple’s GymPackage ^(https://www.appmarsh.com/2018/12/11/watchos-4-1-gymkit-feature/), together with the LateralX, XT-One, and XT3700, at industrial institutions like gyms and schools.


GymPackage allows two-way synchronization of health information between an Apple Watch ^(https://www.appmarsh.com/roundup/apple-watch/) and gymnasium apparatus. In this situation, the Apple Watch sends explicit calorie and middle charge measurements to the elliptical, and the elliptical forwards metrics like degree, distance, and exercise length to the Apple Watch.

At the tip of a exercise, information from the apparatus seems within the Activity app at the person’s Apple Watch and iPhone. No information is saved at the Octane machines.

Octane Fitness apparatus is to be had at a number of gyms and athletic golf equipment ^(https://www.octanefitness.com/commercial/about/#partners), together with make a choice 24-Hour Fitness, Anytime Fitness, Crunch Fitness, Equinox, Gold’s Gym, ExcellentLife Fitness, Life Time Fitness, Retro Fitness, Snap Fitness, UFC Gym, Wellbridge, and YMCA places, in accordance to its web site.

Octane Fitness says its apparatus could also be utilized by firms like Facebook and Google, schools like Duke and Columbia, some NFL and MLB groups, the CIA and FBI, more than a few hearth and police departments, and plenty of others.

It will most probably take a while for the GymPackage-enabled ellipticals to make their method to all the places indexed above, as gyms and different industrial institutions progressively renew and exchange their apparatus through the years.

GymPackage was once presented in watchOS 4.1 ^(https://www.appmarsh.com/2018/12/11/watchos-4-1-gymkit-feature/) in October 2018.

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