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Microsoft promises to compensate users for the termination of support for fitness band bracelets (3 photos)


According to Microsoft, Band fitness bracelets released in 2014 and 2015 will no longer be supported here. Microsoft’s third generation Band will be gone.

On the last day of this spring from the online storageMicrosoft will delete all user data, and close the Health Dashboard site. Moreover, in the Apple App Store, Google Play and Microsoft Store there will no longer be any applications associated with these bracelets. Until May 31, users will be able to export their information from the repository or delete it themselves.

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Further fitness bracelets will continue to function,however, with disabilities. Although they will be able to track and record data about heartbeats, the number of steps taken, cycling, running - and other physical parameters. They will also monitor sleep and function as an alarm clock. However, rebooting the device after May 31 will make it inoperative.

Microsoft has promised Band 2 and Band ownerscompensate for the loss of money. Will make it to users, at least once synchronized from 01/12/2018 to 01/03/2019, as well as to all owners of gadgets with a guarantee.


For Band 2 will give 175 dollars, for the Band 1 - 80 dollars. All who are entitled to compensation, the company will send notifications. Their recipients will be able to apply for money until August 30, 2019.

Source: Microsoft