Motorola released the MotoActv late last year. The Actv is an Android powered fitness watch. Motorola has an entire demo area dedicated to the various aspects of your health and fitness life that this snazzy Android powered gadget can handle.
Many MotoActv users have been on forums complaining about battery life. Never fear though an update is here. The new MotoActv update includes better battery life, a better battery status indicator and the ability to lock the device so others can snoop on your calorie burning efforts.
Here is a full list of what’s included in the update from Motorola after the break:
Longer Battery Life
MOTOACTV’s indoor/outdoor battery life is now better than ever before with up to 9 hours of
uninterrupted workout time outdoors.
Battery Status Bar
Now you can now see how long your battery will last via the handy Status Bar. Just monitor your
percentage and make the most of your workout time!
Workout Screen Lock
Ever activate your Workout Screen through accidental contact? Problem solved. Now you can lock it to
prevent unwanted display activation. Just Double Press the Power key to lock and unlock your workout
Enhanced Auto-Pause and Auto-Run
Now you can take a break from the action and pause your workout manually, even if Auto-Pause is
enabled. You can also choose between indoor/outdoor Auto-Run options.
Repeat a Planned Workout
You’re now free to repeat a planned workout even if it had been previously started.
Additional Enhancements Include:
- WAHOO BLE HRM Strap support has been added.
- Enhanced syncing planned interval workouts to MOTOACTV.com.
- Workout metrics have been reordered for easier searching.
- Improved WiFi syncing when multiple networks are configured.
- Optimized list of workout metrics so you can search for your favorites easier.
- Pressing the BACK key on any Home screen brings up the watch face.
Source: Motorola via Droid-Life