Setting up Fitbit One on a Mobile Device



If you new with Fitbit One gadget you need to learn how to connecting Fitbit One to your mobile device. The Fitbit One is capable of setting up and syncing with mobile devices that support Bluetooth 4.0 technology. To see if your mobile device is compatible with your tracker, visit http://www.fitbit.com/devices.

Note: If your device is not compatible, you can still use the Fitbit app to view your data and track your progress.

Additional Requirements:

  • Charging cable and USB port for charging your device before pairing
  • Internet Connection on your mobile device

Before you can setup your One on a mobile device, do the following:

  1. Download and install the Fitbit app from the App Store (iOS) or Google Play Store (Android). If you already have the Fitbit app installed, make sure that you have the latest version.
  2. Plug your charging cable into a USB port.
  3. Insert your One into the charging cable.
  4. Enable Bluetooth on your mobile device and within the app.

Pairing Fitbit One to an iOS device

Your tracker must be paired directly through the Fitbit app, and not through your iOS device’s Bluetooth preferences. To pair your tracker to you mobile device, do the following:

1. Open the Fitbit app.

2. Create an account:

a. Select Join Fitbit if you don’t have a Fitbit.com account yet.
Note: Click Log In if you’re an existing Fitbit app user. Only one Fitbit tracker can be paired to an account. If you’re replacing an existing tracker, tap Account > Set Up a New Fitbit device.
b. Choose One as the device you’re setting up.
c. On the next few screens enter your personal details. This information personalizes your Fitbit experience and improves the accuracy of your calorie burn and distance data. You can adjust your privacy settings on the Fitbit website to control what is shared with others.
d. Enter your name and the email address and password you want to use for your Fitbit.com account.

3. Tap Start to begin searching for your One.

4. Once your tracker has been found, you will see a screen that says, “We found a Fitbit One!” Tap Next.

5. Your One will show four numbers beginning with a zero. Enter them when prompted and tap Next.

6. When the Fitbit app shows the message “You’re all set!” tap Next to continue.

7. Tap Done to complete setup. You can now use the Fitbit app to start tracking.

Note: If you experience trouble pairing your One, you can get support by going to http://help.fitbit.com.

Syncing Fitbit One to an iOS device

Your One can sync directly to supported iOS devices via Bluetooth 4.0. To see if your
iOS device is compatible with your Fitbit One, go to http://www.fitbit.com/devices.
Syncing occurs automatically when you open the Fitbit app on your iOS device.

Force sync

You can also force (manually) sync your tracker:

1. Open the Fitbit app.

2. At the top of the dashboard, tap One.

3. Tap Sync Now.

All-Day sync The Fitbit app also supports all-day sync. This setting allows your One to sync with your iOS device while the Fitbit app is in the background, or minimized.

Note: All-day sync will only operate when your iOS device’s screen is turned on. If your iOS device’s screen is off, your One will not sync in the background until you wake your iOS device from sleep.

Pairing Fitbit One to an Android device

Your One must be paired directly through the Fitbit app, and not through your Android device’s Bluetooth preferences.

1. Open the Fitbit app.

2. Account Setup: Select Get started if you don’t already have a Fitbit.com account. Select Log in to log into your existing Fitbit.com account.

Note: You can only have one Fitbit tracker paired to an account at a time. If you currently have another Fitbit tracker linked to your account and plan to continue using it, choose Don’t Replace to continue setup using a different email address. If you’d like to use your One on your existing account, choose 10 Replace Tracker to remove your other tracker and replace it with your One.

3. Choose the type of tracker you’re setting up (One).

4. If you’re prompted to, enter your personal details and select Save. This information personalizes your Fitbit experience and improves the accuracy of your calorie burn and distance data. You can adjust your privacy settings on the Fitbit website to control what information is shared with others.

5. Enter the email address for Fitbit.com and your password.

6. Tap Device Settings.

7. Tap Set up New Device to begin.

8. Choose One.

9. Tap Start to begin searching for your One.

10. Once your tracker has been found, a pairing number will appear on the display of your One. Enter that number into your mobile device and tap Next.

11. Once the Fitbit app shows the message “You’re all set!” you can tap Next to continue.

12. Tap Done to complete setup. You can now use the Fitbit app to start tracking.

Syncing Fitbit One to an Android device

Your One can sync directly to supported Android devices via Bluetooth 4.0. To see if your Android device is able to wirelessly sync to your tracker, visit http://www.fitbit.com/devices.

Note: Bluetooth must be enabled both in the Android device Settings, as well as within the Fitbit app. You can turn Bluetooth on in the Fitbit app by tapping the menu button, then Devices, and checking the Use Bluetooth box.

Syncing occurs automatically when you open the Fitbit app on your Android device.

Background sync

The Fitbit app also supports Background Sync. This setting allows your One to sync with your Android device while the Fitbit app is in the background, or minimized.

NOTE: Background Sync will only operate when your Android device’s screen is turned on. If your Android device’s screen is off, your One will not sync in the background until you wake your Android device from sleep.

Force sync

You can also Force Sync your One through the Devices menu if you want to get the latest data synced.

To Force Sync your One:

1. Open the Fitbit app.

2. Tap the menu button.

3. Tap Devices. Note: Make sure Use Bluetooth is checked.

4. Tap One.

5. Tap the Force Sync icon.

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