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Calorie Counter & Weight Loss, by SparkPeople app review: easily track your diet and exercise 2021



This is a grea calorie counter app for iPhone that has been designed to help you guys track your food intake, workouts, cardio sessions, and loads more, with the added bonus of being able to interact with an online community to have fun and stay motivated.

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If you’re in the process of trying to shed a few points, get stronger, tighten your butt, or some similar fitness-related goal then it should go without saying that you really ought to use a calory counter app to track your diet and activities, and SparkPeople has done a great job of providing just such a utility.

I’m very impressed with the overall presentation of this app for counting calories, not to mention the amazingly vast food database which contains more than three million food items; this is easily far more than I’ve seen in any other so-called best calory counter apps.

Weight Loss Diet & Calorie Calculator, SparkPeople


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As mentioned above, Calorie Counter & Weight Loss, by SparkPeople contains a truly humongous food database, so you can rest assured that you’ll have no problem tracking your food intake, no matter how unusual or exotic your diet might be.

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On top of this you can also track your exercise, and there are separate options for recording your weightlifting or bodybuilding workouts as well as your cardio sessions, with fields for time, reps, weight, and more. 

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View Hundreds of Exercise Demonstrations

If you want to start exercising but you’re not sure where to begin then be sure to take a look at the hundreds of exercise demonstrations within the app. This is crucial for ensuring your technique is correct and it could also give you some inspiration for exercises to include in your own routine.

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You might also be pleased to know that there is a fairly large online community of users whom you can interact with to receive a little extra encouragement or perhaps ask any questions you may have.

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Weight Loss Diet & Calorie Calculator, SparkPeople


Pros and Cons


  • Access a food database containing a whopping 3,000,000 food items (easily the biggest that I’ve seen in a food tracker app)
  • Check out hundreds of exercise demonstrations to ensure your technique is on point
  • Use the Barcode Scanner to quickly find information on foods
  • Track your weightlifting workouts and cardio sessions with time, reps, weight, and much more
  • Use the Daily Weigh-In page to keep yourself accountable
  • Use your device’s integrated GPS to see how far you’ve run or walked
  • Join the fun by earning SparkPoints to keep yourself motivated
  • Read loads of health and fitness articles to learn more about exercise and nutrition
  • Interact with the online community to give and receive tips and encouragement
  • Easily access all of your records from your iOS devices and computer


  • There is nothing negative to say about this app

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Final Words

Calorie Counter & Weight Loss, by SparkPeople is a solid development which definitely deserves a permanent spot on your iPhone and iPad!

Weight Loss Diet & Calorie Calculator, SparkPeople

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Mark is an opinionated writer who loves to review apps. In 2012, he started reviewing Apple apps on a regular basis and wonders how he survived up to that point without these apps.