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Validity of activity trackers, smartphones, and phone applications to measure steps in various walking conditions

Body Composition Assessment
Used Parameters : BW, BMI, BFM

Publication Year : 2018

Country : Switzerland

Journal : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports

To examine the validity of popular smartphone accelerometer applications and a consumer activity wristband compared to a widely used research accelerometer while assessing the impact of the phone's position on the accuracy of step detection. Twenty volunteers from 2 different age groups (Group A: 18‐25 years, n= 10; Group B 45‐70 years, n= 10) were equipped with 3 iP hone SE smartphones (placed in pants pocket, shoulder bag, and backpack), 1 Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge (pants pocket), 1 Garmin Vivofit 2 wristband, and 2 …
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