Did you get your iOS fitness-tracking app this Christmas? Fitbit, a fitness-tracking app, quickly shot to the top of the free list in iTunes. This Christmas the iOS app got its highest number of downloads and made it to the top of Apple’s App Store ranking on the top. It is important to note that Fitbit’s activity tracker was already the most-downloaded health and fitness application for iOS. But in this Christmas, it leapfrogged 20 spots to the top, suggesting many a couch potato unboxed one of the firm’s wristbands.
This fitness measuring app of one of the biggest wearables manufacturer did not surprise Apple users by being on the top. With a whopping 22% share in the market, Fitbit has been the clear market leader so far. Certainly the reason behind the rise is the quality service that it provides. In fact, it has already been tested by many who have a fascination for buying fitness tracking wearables.
The company has also had some competition from an increasing field of rivals, some with less expensive wares. At least for now, we can say, Fitbit is on the top of its game and is a safe choice for using for oneself or gifting it to a loved one.