Microsoft Band is a smart band with smartwatch features created and developed by Microsoft. It was announced on October 29, 2014. The Microsoft Band incorporates fitness tracking and health-oriented capabilities and integrates with Windows Phone, iOS, and Android smartphones through a Bluetooth connection.
It is one of the useful health and fitness bands available and comes with whole lot of apps on Windows Phone platform to get the best out of it. So here is a list of best apps for your Microsoft band.
1. Microsoft Health:
Microsoft Health helps you live healthier by providing actionable insights based on data gathered from the fitness devices and apps that you use every day, and delivering easy-to-understand charts and graphs.
Use Microsoft Band to help you achieve your wellness goals by tracking your heart rate, calorie burn, and sleep quality, and maximize your fitness with Guided Workouts. Be more productive with email previews and calendar alerts at a glance.
2. Band Sensor Monitor:
This app allows you to monitor your Microsoft Band embedded sensors in real time, even the hidden ones not directly exposed by the companion app. You can quickly read on your Band screen your skin temperature and other real-time sensor data just clicking on your Band right button.
3. Clear My Band:
Clear My Band has one simple job: clear all your Tiles of notifications and messages on the Band. Sometimes you just don’t want to clear each Tile by hand, especially if you already checked the notification on your phone. This app lets you tap a button and wipe your notification counts in one easy step. If you have lots of notifications on your band, then this app comes handy.
4. Torch for Band:
Want to use your band as a torch for few minutes? Torch for Band apps does this job by turning the band screen into white display. To get the best from this app you have to set high brightness from your Band settings and tap the screen from time to time to keep screen on.
5. Pimp my Band:
Pimp my Band is a app to customize your band and it allows you to change your Band wallpaper with any image or photo you want. You can easily browse for a picture, crop the desired part, preview it, and send it to your band, that’s it. You can also set a custom color palette, using picture dominant color or select it manually with a easy to use color picker. Pimp my Band is the first and only app to customize your Band, you will not found any other app like this on the Store
6. Band Pro:
Band Pro is yet another customization app for your Band. You can design, create and personalize your Microsoft Band Wallpaper. Preloaded with Major Sports Team Logos and great collection of wallpaper backgrounds (more to come) to choose from.