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INITIAL FITBIT IMPRESSIONS

Saturday, January 26, 2013

I received my new pink Fitbit Zip late yesterday afternoon. Easy to set up, I was surprised at how small it is, yet how much it can calculate! Even with the few hours I had it on in the house, it was amazing how many steps I took! Too bad it doesn't measure spinning as well. (smiling) BTW, clipped to my bra, it has a very secure clip and case.

Seeing actual numbers is eye opening; kinda like the time when I started here on SP and began paying attention to reading calories on food labels. Wow, nothing like seeing those numbers!

This is going to be fun! Wishing all a good weekend.
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MORTICIAADDAMS 1/28/2013 11:21AM

    Everyone seems to love them!

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ALEXSGIRL1 1/27/2013 12:04PM

    emoticon enjoy

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PURPLELVR7 1/27/2013 8:39AM

    thanks for the info

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BEAUTY_WITHIN 1/27/2013 1:51AM

    Glad you it's helping! Keep it up!

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JUSTLLAMA 1/26/2013 11:34PM

    I'm glad you like it. I LOVE mine!

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CATHYGETSFIT 1/26/2013 10:59PM

    Glad you are enjoying your fitbit. I might get a fitbit zip one of these days. Enjoy your new toy! emoticon

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WALLAHALLA 1/26/2013 10:25PM

    sounds like so far so good...keep us posted

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NORWOODGIRL 1/26/2013 9:12PM

    Does "spinning" refer to the bike? If so, the numbers will still be off, but closer if you clip the Fitbit on the laces of one of your shoes.

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LRB444 1/26/2013 7:59PM

    Have fun with it.

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LYNNA1968 1/26/2013 7:03PM

    lol guess there is going to be another support group "fitbit addicts unite" emoticon

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DEBBY4576 1/26/2013 5:55PM

    If we have to have an addiction, can't think of a better one. It takes effort to get the 10000 doesn't it? Here's to our addiction, and may it LAST!!!

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-LINDA_S 1/26/2013 5:15PM

    Enjoy your new toy! Haven't looked into that very much yet, but sounds interesting!

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GLORYB2014 1/26/2013 4:33PM

    I've thought of getting a Fitbit for ages now and like getting feedback about them. So far, it's all been positive so I'm leaning towards purchasing one.
Will look for more blogs from you about your, really enjoy the info.
Thanks for sharing.
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BATCHICK 1/26/2013 4:24PM

    I LOVE my fitbit, I know you'll love your too!



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TUTUNAN 1/26/2013 4:16PM

    I ordered one yesterday. and am anxious for it to get here. Hopefully it will get me more interested in moving about!!!

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CANNIE50 1/26/2013 3:32PM

    I think you will enjoy your FitBit. As another Sparkler said, you can compete against yourself from day to day (or you can compare yourself to others on the FitBit site). It helps with combatting the temptation to be sedentary for very long. Get those step in! emoticon

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KRISTINE99 1/26/2013 3:13PM

    Woohoo! Very excited for your Day 1 of using Fitbit. Hope you like it :)

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ROCKMAN6797 1/26/2013 2:51PM

    Welcome to our team and I can see that it has already taken a hold of you! LOL
I have owned a FB for over three years and I can't even imagine going anywhere without it on my person! I am a competitive person but quite honestly my biggest competition is me. I love trying to beat my numbers from the day before or reaching my daily goals. And I know that in order to do so I have to move. My FB is such a great motivator, I love it!

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SPARKLINGME176 1/26/2013 2:35PM

    I STILL haven't set mine up.....hopefully today! I've had it since 12-27-12!

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ARCHIMEDESII 1/26/2013 2:26PM

    Enjoy your Fitbit ! But do be careful. Because it's so small it is easy to lose. I find keeping it clipped to my pocket much more secure than clipping to my pants. It nearly slipped off my pants ! EEK !



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RAINYFRIDAY 1/26/2013 2:16PM

    Yay! I'm having a ton of fun with mine. I look at it constantly and find myself trying to get more steps just so I can see higher numbers. Have a great weekend!

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RUNNER12COM 1/26/2013 1:03PM

    Don't you love new toys?

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NATPLUMMER 1/26/2013 12:22PM

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DRPOOH63 1/26/2013 11:13AM

    I just got one as well so I am not too addicted yet but I do love it so far. I got the One so I could measure my sleep as that is my obsession right now. Have fun with your new tool!

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NWCOUNTRYDANCER 1/26/2013 11:06AM

    I love my FitBit. I have the Ultra, which is the original one. I just purchased one on ebay for a friend of mine who can't afford one. I got it for about $25 (I know, great deal!) It is used, so I hope it holds it charge. If you want to be friends on fitbit, you can find me here: http://www.fitbit.com/user/22FR9Y .

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LIVINGFREE19 1/26/2013 10:40AM

    I am going to get one, your review was the last one I needed!
These things seem like such a hoot!

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KAIMANAOC1 1/26/2013 10:28AM

    Uh oh.... better go read the blog post I wrote this morning......that little Fitbit is AH-MAZING but addicting! Welcome to the "I just need to run up and down the stairs 5 more times to get my 50 floor badge" club. Or, the "just let me walk 7 more laps around the family room to get my 20,000 step badge" club.

If you like numbers and you like competition, you're going to love your Fitbit!

I better run, I've only got 2 floors in this morning which is only the equivalent of climbing a tall giraffe according to Fitbit.

Good Luck!

Lori (proud recent recipient of the Skydiver badge for climbing 1000 floors LOL)



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