Map My Walk by MapMyFitness is designed to help you improve your activity level through walking.
This app has actually been mentioned by Dr. Oz thanks to how useful and easy it is to operator. It's meant to help keep track of your stats and activity while keeping you motivated. It doesn't matter if you're trying to lose weight, get in better shape, or just find walking enjoyable, this app comes in handy.
The app is able to track running, cycling, and walking as well as 600 other types of physical activities. Tracking includes calorie counting, distance traveled, your pace, route navigation, GPS route mapping, and an elevation profile.
Other features of the app include giving you voice prompts along your walk giving you updates, the ability to sync with your heart rate sensor, and real-time stats during your walk. You can check out the local Courses and try them out. When doing this you'll get automatic overall ranking and achievements that show up on the Leaderboards.
The app is also able to track your weight, diet, food, and nutrition. It will work even in the background so you can answer phone calls, use other apps, and listen to music.
Map My Walk was updated on Apr. 12, 2013 and currently has 124 customer ratings with an average rating of four and a half out of five stars.
You’ll enjoy going through the many features of this app, all of which are useful and easy to understand. I found this to be a great tool that really can help you meet fitness goals quicker and with less confusion.
For: iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad with iOS 5.0 or later. Map My Walk is optimized for iPhone 5.
Map My Walk app review
Map My Walk - GPS Walking and Step Tracking Pedometer for Calories and Weight Loss