Microsoft today announced that Xbox Fitness is coming to Xbox One.
Xbox Fitness is a new online service built exclusively for Xbox One
that takes popular fitness videos and makes them interactive.
The library of videos from the world's biggest fitness brands
including Beachbody's P90X (Tony Horton) and INSANITY (Shaun T),
Jillian Michaels, Tracy Anderson and others, will be available for
free with Xbox Live Gold memberships through December 2014.
Using Kinect technology, Xbox Fitness can read your heart rate
without a monitor, see which muscles are most engaged by measuring
the power, force and transfer of weight in your body, and track the
quality of your performance by measuring your balance, tempo and
Xbox Fitness will deliver personalized program recommendations based
on your workout history and past performance, highlight the most
popular workouts among Xbox Fitness users, and offer a variety of
workouts, from 10 to 60 minutes in length.
Xbox Fitness also helps you push yourself to work harder and stay
motivated. Challenges are integrated into your workouts through Xbox
Live, tracking your performance history and awards and delivering
competitive social challenges.
Xbox Fitness will launch this holiday. With an Xbox Fitness Pass,
included free with your Xbox Live Gold membership through December
2014, you?ll have unlimited access to the workouts.