Evaluation of methods for computing athlete’s energy expenditure implemented on Android devices


The article presents two methods of computing calories burned during exercise. They use data obtained using sensors available on mobile devices running Android OS. These methods were compared with each other and with the results obtained from two applications available on the Google Play store. These applications are Endomondo and Sports Tracker.


consumed energy; calories burned; Android; sensor

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Published : 2019-03-30

Muzyka, S., Wójcik, P., & Smołka, J. (2019). Evaluation of methods for computing athlete’s energy expenditure implemented on Android devices . Journal of Computer Sciences Institute, 10, 44-48. https://doi.org/10.35784/jcsi.193

Sylwester Muzyka 
Lublin University of Technology  Poland
Piotr Wójcik  piotr.wojcik3@pollub.edu.pl
Lublin University of Technology  Poland
Jakub Smołka 
Lublin University of Technology  Poland