The Intex FitRist is a health band available in India sold by Intex. This device is primarily for the domestic Indian market. The OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) of this device is believed to be Shenzhen Chuangzhijieke Technology Co from China. The Chinese company also builds different fitness devices for other brands like GoBand, GetFit Band, YourFitnessTracker, Haier Smart Band and many others. In this post, we will be focussing primarily on Setup Intex FitRist Band to Android devices. Read along to know more.
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Just like any other fitness band’s currently available in the market, Intex FitRist uses Bluetooth 4.0 (Low Power Energy). Ensure that your phone’s Android edition and Bluetooth hardware is compatible with your device. The data reflected in the app might be different than what is shown on the Intex FitRist OLED screen. It is because you need to manually sync the data for both to be on the same page. The device that we received had minimal charge. So, we had to charge it to full before reviewing it. So, First, let’s talk about charging the device.
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You will get a charger and the charging cable in the box. The charger does not come with a plug, so you would need to find an available USB port. As per the company manual here are the charging times:
Charger Clip and FitRist
Surprisingly, we got the same results. When we used a USB charger, the device was discharged within 20 minutes. However, when we used a PC USB for charging, the charge is holding much better. Once the device is fully charged. You can get started by pairing it your Android phone. In our test, we used the Xiaomi Mi Max to pair it with the Intex FitRist Band. Here are the steps below to setup the device.
Here are the screenshots of the steps mentioned above.
Note: When the device synchronizes with your Android phone, it syncs the following:
This brings us to the next topic, the Time setup.
Ironically, the Intex FiRist manual here mentioned that the device could be used as a standalone device. However, in our tests, we found that the only way to setup time is to sync it to a phone. Your sleep patterns and the calorie data also needs to be based on dates/timestamps. The only way to achieve this is to pair your Android phone with the device.
Intex FitRist Customer Care:
For dedicated FitRist support, email email@example.com
Customer Care Number: 1860 108 5555
We found the process to Setup Intex FitRist Band to Android to be easy to use and straightforward to set up. However, the features were limited and we felt the software needs to be worked upon. We hope you like our post. Feel free to drop us a comment in the comment section below.
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