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nano fitness calibration not accurate

7669 Views 2 Replies Latest reply: Feb 19, 2012 2:02 PM by fkeefe RSS
fkeefe Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Feb 19, 2012 9:11 AM

I have used my new iPod Nano with built in accelerometer 5 or 6 times now, and each time I have to recalibrate the run because it is so inaccurate...when I run 5k (a route that I have confirmed is 5K), it always tells me I have run much farther -- between 6.5 and 6.8K.  How many times do I have to calibrate my run before it is finally accurate?

iPod nano, iOS 1.x
  • julianfrommeridian Level 2 Level 2 (215 points)
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    Feb 19, 2012 10:43 AM (in response to fkeefe)

    Hello fkeefe,

     

    Follow this article, if the issue persists you may want to call apple or take it into an Apple Retail Store.

     

    To calibrate Nike + iPod for running and walking for your iPod nano

     

    Hope this helps.

     

    ~Julian

     

    1800 MY APPLE

     

    or

     

    apple.com/retail to set an appt.

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