Google Fit Update Gets Better With Wear OS Tiles And Heart Point Recommendations

Google Fit Update

While you are busy wandering around the indoors due to the 21-day lockdown, the Google Fit team is working round the clock to deliver the latest brewed updates to the Android app and Wear OS wearables. The devices loaded with Google Fit will receive a wide range of new features and improvements over the next few days. In addition to the new Wear OS tiles, the Google Fit update provides prioritizes step counter and enhanced heart point recommendations.

The latest Google Fit update brings in bold text and bright visuals to the design. You will be able to view the information pertaining to the workouts, yoga sessions and other parameters at a glance. After the installation of the update, you can make quick check-ins on your activity goals at a breeze. You can just swipe for your favorite features on Wear OS.

The Google Fit update adds new Tiles, which allow you to start a workout with a tap. You can quickly view your progress towards the achievement of your goal through the day or week at a glance. According to Google, the new updates have already started to push the updates.

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Google has updated the Heart Points Tile on Wear OS devices including the addition of a progress card to the home screen app. The card will be visible when you are close to hitting the goal. The app provides the number of heart points you earned in the week. The update also provides relevant tasks related to the achievement of the goals.

Heart Points Tile on Wear OS - Google Fit

After the installation of the update, you will be able to pair heart count and step count as goals. You will be able to keep track of the steps movement including the ability to know when to increase the intensity to earn more heart points.

The Google Fit updates will be available on an Android phone or Google Watch by the end of this week. If you are already working with Google Fit, the update will be available as a message notification. You should download the app if you are new to Google Fit. You should note that watch not compatible with Android Wear 2.0 will not receive the update.


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Anand Narayanaswamy

Anand Narayanaswamy works as a freelance writer based in Trivandrum, Kerala. He had worked with leading print and online publishing houses. During his spare time, he used to work with all sort of Gadgets. Anand still works with the old Palm handheld, Apple iPod Classic, Microsoft Zune among others.

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