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Topic # 223569 6-Oct-2017 12:31
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I am looking for a set of bathroom health scales that meets following criteria:

 

Must talk to MyFitnessPal and GoogleFit 

 

Any suggestions please

 

 

 

 





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  Reply # 1878433 6-Oct-2017 12:39
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This may somewhat answer your question - https://www.dcrainmaker.com/2015/11/wifi-weight-scales.html 

 

In this link (11 months old) - they say that not much has changed since that post. https://www.dcrainmaker.com/2016/11/winter-sports-recommendations.html 

 

I'm in the Garmin ecosystem (3 devices now) but my wife told me in no uncertain terms this morning that we're getting a scale too.... I'm already hiding one device, what's another one??? 


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  Reply # 1878500 6-Oct-2017 15:09
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The Nokia (Withings) range will work for you. Talks to MyFitnessPal and also Google Fit. I've got a Body Cardio scale (Link) that is pretty good.





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  Reply # 1878524 6-Oct-2017 15:13
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michaelmurfy:

 

The Nokia (Withings) range will work for you. Talks to MyFitnessPal and also Google Fit. I've got a Body Cardio scale (Link) that is pretty good.

 

 

 

 

Currently on sale at HN (Linky) :)


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  Reply # 1878571 6-Oct-2017 16:58
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sidefx:

 

 

 

Currently on sale at HN (Linky) :)

 

That is pretty darn good - I paid $289 for mine and that was with a staff discount.





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  Reply # 1878777 7-Oct-2017 07:42
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Quite tempted by the next model down on sale at $140.

 

 

 

Any thoughts on how accurate the body composition readings are?  I know they're not going to be very accurate based on various tests people have done, but are the trends at least right?


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  Reply # 1878817 7-Oct-2017 09:44
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sidefx:

 

Quite tempted by the next model down on sale at $140.

 

Any thoughts on how accurate the body composition readings are?  I know they're not going to be very accurate based on various tests people have done, but are the trends at least right?

 

They're pretty good - I've found you can at least get a trend. If you have one of the Nokia watches then it all ties together quite nicely in the health app too.







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  Reply # 1879496 8-Oct-2017 19:51
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Just an update. Went to HN and purchased the Nokia Body+ for $139.97 which seems to do all that I wanted. Took a bit of configuring but finally have it all set up. The Nokia talks to MyFitnessPal  transferring the weight, my Motorola 2 watch also talks to MyFitnessPal pushing the steps across and it all syncs just nice. I don't think I would ever want the other items from Nokia though Blood Pressure would be nice but price is just out of my  league.

 

I now have a surplus fitbit Aria Scale that I will have to see what I can sell it for.

 

Thanks for help guys

 

 





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  Reply # 1879544 8-Oct-2017 21:38
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Damn - I'm going to have to buy some scales before these specials end.

 

Either the Beurer BF 700 or the Beurer BF 800 or the Nokia Body+...

 

I'm leaning towards the Beurer models as they add BMR and AMR.

 

Anybody have those?

 

 


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  Reply # 1879557 8-Oct-2017 22:50
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@tukapa1 go with the Nokia Body+ - it has more integration with other things and gives you what the others do.





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