Meet Smart Skipping Rope
After smartphones, smart watches, smart home devices and other smart appliances, it is the time to meet smart skipping rope. Yes! You read it right. We are talking about smart skipping rope that Apple is selling for the price of $90. So, what’s smart in this skipping rope? What features make it included in the smart gadgets category? Let’s check out the features of this smart skipping rope.
Jump rope is one of the most efficient workouts and helps in burning twice as many calories as running. Jumping rope is easy to learn but it gets difficult to track the progress. Here, the role of smart skipping role perfectly fits in. It accurately counts your jumps with magnetic sensors attached to the ball bearings in the handles. It offers you true and relevant data.
The skipping rope is called Tangram smart rope. It comes with embedded LEDs to create the appearance of a digital display in mid-air. The most impressive feature of this smart skipping rope is the ability to demonstrate the number of jumps right in the front of users “in the air”. The built-in rope of LEDs makes appear the number of jumps taken during the exercise. In addition to hop count, it is also capable of displaying the number of calories you burn.
Smart Gym Pro app
A dedicated Smart Gym Pro app shows the jump count, calories burned and other useful fitness data on the iPhone or Apple Watch. It also has a leaderboard system that lets you compare jump statistics with your friends. There are four numbers on the “indicator” that are clearly visible even in a bright room. On one of the handles of the rope, the switch display is located. It comes with a battery backup of 36 hours and can be recharged in just two hours.
Availability and Pricing
The smart rope is available in an exclusive white color and comes in four sizes: S, M, L and XL with the purpose to meet the different height needs. It is priced at $89.99 in the United States. You can buy it on the Apple Store.
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