iFit Link FAQs


Syncing your Device

 

How do I sync my iFit Link device with the iFit app?

After you sync your device to the app the first time, just pull down to sync on the Dashboard whenever you want to refresh and sync the app. Be sure to have Bluetooth turned on, on both your phone and your iFit Link device when syncing.

When should I sync the device?

You will want to sync your device before your battery gets too low. Loss of battery life will erase any un-synced data from the device. You will also need to sync your device any time you make changes to your settings from the app. If you leave the app open, and bluetooth turned on on your phone, the iFit Link will sync in the background every 30 minutes. 

 

Warranty Coverage

 

What is the warranty?

iFit Link is covered by a 1 year limited warranty and covers manufacturing defects. For more information on the warranty refer to the owner’s manual.

Do you offer an extended warranty?

No, there is not an extended warranty for the iFit Link device.

 

 

Charging and Maintenance 

 

Is the device water-resistant?

Yes, the iFit Link is water resistant.

Do I need to have the pod taken out to charge the device?

Yes, you will have to remove the pod from the band prior to inserting it into the charger. 

How long does the battery last?

The battery lasts about 5-7 days. The device should be shipped fully charged. This time-frame is dependent on usage.

How long does it take to charge the device?

From a dead battery, it will take about 5-7 hours to fully charge.

How do I tell how much battery life I have left?

To check the battery level of the tracker pod, you will press down the square button on the Link tracker pod two times. Each light will indicate 25% of battery life remaining. 

How should I clean the device?

Use a small washcloth with warm water and a small amount of soap to rinse the band off. 

My battery died. Does that cause any damage?

When your device runs out of charge, all of your data that has not been synced will be erased. Be sure to charge your device before your battery drains completely for the best experience.

 

Compatibility

 

What phones/tablets are the device compatible with?

iPhone 4S, 5, 5C, 5S, and above. iPad 3 and above. iTouch 5th gen, and above.  Android 4.3+ with Bluetooth 4.0BLE required. The device uses BLE Bluetooth technology.

 

Logging Workouts and Nutrition

 

How do I log a workout?

You can log a workout on www.ifit.com using your iFit login, you can use the workout mode on the iFit Link, and you can also log a workout via the iFit app. Click the links below to get a walkthrough on how to do so. You can log a workout on the iFit app, and workouts done on your iFit Link will post to the iFit app and website. 

Logging a Workout on iFit.com

Logging a Workout using the iFit app

How do I start a workout on the iFit Link?

The iFit Link has activity detection and will automatically put you into a workout mode when it detects rigorous and continuous movements. You can also manually enter into a workout mode on the band. Refer to article on Workout Mode for the iFit Link.

What is Workout Mode?

Workout mode on the iFit Link is a mode where your device is more sensitive to movement, increases your calorie burn rate, increases your stride length for calculating distance, and will save that unique workout on iFit.com. You can view your workout on iFit.com to see your average speed, distance, and workout time. With an option Bluetooth Smart enabled heart rate strap, your heart rate will also be tracked and stored.

How do I log nutrition on the iFit app?

For steps on logging nutrition, refer to this article:Logging Calories 

Can I log that nutrition for previous days if I missed it?

Yes, when you are logging your nutrition on the iFit app, you can select what day you are logging for. Refer to THIS ARTICLE for step by step instructions. 

Can I log nutrition anywhere else?

Yes, you can log nutrition on iFit.com by logging in with your iFit username and password. Go to https://www.ifit.com/log#nutrition to start logging food on our website. 

 

How iFit.com Integrates with iFit app/Link

When I do a workout on my equipment, does it link with my iFit app? 

Yes, when you complete a workout on your iFit equipment, sync your device. The workout will show up in your profile on the iFit app, and your stats will also update with the steps gained, calories burned, from the workout. Be sure to check your settings on the iFit app to set your band up to integrate with other iFit products. For more on using the iFit Link with other iFit products, click here.

When I log nutrition, or change my weight on iFit.com, do I have to update the iFit app, too?

No, iFit uses cloud technology to seamlessly integrate all of your iFit products together. When you update your information on iFit.com, the iFit app will always know and update accordingly. This also applies to any workouts done using iFit Outside app.

What else does iFit offer to better my experience with the iFit app?

With your purchase of the iFit Link, you are now a part of the iFit experience. We offer a host of products that help you track your workouts, gain knowledge, and stay active. We offer GPS tracking with our iFit Outside App, Google Maps and Training programs on iFit Equipment, and a website where everything that is important to you is stored.

 

 

 

 

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