The Kinect PlayFit app lets you store and manage your exercise information, track your progress on fitness games and apps, and share your results with friends on Xbox Live.
To learn more about how your fitness attributes and exercise stats are stored and shared, see Manage your Fitness on Xbox 360 information and privacy settings.
Follow these steps to install the Kinect PlayFit app on your Xbox 360 console:
To start the Kinect PlayFit app later, go to Apps, then My Apps, then Kinect PlayFit.
Many of the games that use Kinect support fitness tracking. You can see which games support fitness tracking from within the Kinect PlayFit app:
You will see a list of Kinect titles that support fitness tracking, plus the number of calories you’ve burned in each game.
Follow these steps to clear all fitness information that has been collected by the Kinect PlayFit app:
Note This clears game-specific data that has been collected by the Kinect PlayFit app. If you want to change or delete profile-based information (like your exercise attributes), see Manage your Fitness on Xbox 360 information and privacy settings.
Your height, weight, age, and gender are used to build a mathematical profile to more accurately calculate the number of calories you burn with each specific action. If your real-world attributes change from those stored in your Xbox profile, the estimate of calories burned will inaccurate. Keeping your settings up to date on your Xbox console will ensure that you have the most accurate estimate of calories burned.
Follow these steps to update your attributes:
Your exercise information is stored as part of your Xbox Live profile and can be accessed from any Xbox console when you sign in to Xbox Live.
To review or change the privacy settings for your exercise information or to learn more about how your fitness attributes and exercise stats are shared through Xbox Live, see Manage your Fitness on Xbox 360 information and privacy settings.
Note The number of calories you burn is based on a combination of your physical attributes and information provided by the games you play. You may see some variance in calories burned when you switch between Xbox consoles, as the specific information provided by the game may not be universally available.
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