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Microsoft preparing Kinect Play Fit app for Xbox 360

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Author: Nicholas Greene  

To be honest, I'm surprised they didn't do this sooner.

According to The Verge, Microsoft is currently preparing to update the software on the Xbox 360's dashboard to include an exercise tracking system. Titled "Kinect Play Fit," the app will allow people to keep track of how much exercise they've gotten across various Kinect titles.

Microsoft Kinect Play Fit app for Xbox 360

Apparently Microsoft is also planning to concurrently release a piece of hardware (codenamed "Joule") that'll serve as a heart rate monitor, allowing players to wirelessly keep track of their heartrate and set goals for their workouts; it'll work in a similar fashion to the heart rate monitor EA ships with EA Sports Active 2.0.

Assuming this rumor is true, there's a good chance we'll be hearing about it from Microsoft at E3.

Source: The Verge

Posted on: 05/08/2012 | ? Comments
Tags: Microsoft, Kinect, Play, Fit, app, application, aplicacion, Xbox, 360, Video Game News
Nicholas Greene

A gamer at heart, Nick started writing when he was a child. He holds a BA in English, works as a freelancer, and loves every minute of it. One day, he hopes to net himself a career in game design - but that's something for the future.

The views of GameDynamo's writers are not necessarily the views of the website as a whole. However, we support freedom of speech and enjoy diverse opinions about video games. Hopefully you do too!


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