Fitness tracker CardioBot gains cardio fitness analysis, widget, and more

Cardiobot On Iphone
Cardiobot On Iphone (Image credit: Majid Jabrayilov)

What you need to know

  • CardioBot gained a new cardio fitness section, a widget, a complication, and more.

Popular fitness tracker CardioBot has been updated to include some more data including a Cardio Fitness section that also offers a widget for your Home screen and a complication for your Apple Watch. Cardio trend analysis is also part of this update.

Alongside the cardio additions, the version 5.2 update also includes improved workout information as well as a recent heart rate section that's new in this release. Real-time heart rate analysis is now also part of the Apple Watch app for the first time.

Your Apple Watch measures your heart rate every 4 minutes during the day. With CardioBot, you can easily understand the data captured by the Apple Watch so you can improve your lifestyle and discover notable patterns.CardioBot uses the studies provided by the American Heart Association to build smart recommendations that help you to improve your cardiovascular system and maintain good health.

Cardiobot 52 Update Screenshots

Cardiobot 52 Update Screenshots (Image credit: Majid Jabrayilov)

The full rundown of new features and improvements in CardioBot 5.2 includes:

  • Cardio Fitness section added (trend, widget, complication).
  • Sleep, Workout and Mindful session HR details added.
  • Recent heart rate section added.
  • Workout information improved.
  • Complication updates fixed.
  • Crashes on Apple Watch S3 and SE fixed.

Existing users can download the update now. Everyone else can grab it from the App Store now. It's free, with an in-app subscription available.

Oliver Haslam

Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too.

Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.