Use the free Shine app to set your goals. Then sync the data collected by your Shine monitor to the app by simply placing it on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch screen. Any time you want, you can tap the app to see your progress. It's all done without buttons, cables, or recharging.
Built to last a lifetime, Shine is carved from aircraft-grade aluminum. An easy-to-change battery provides power for up to four months. And the unit is water-resistant, so you can include swimming in your training regimen.
Crafted like a piece of jewellery, Shine is a tiny disc with a lovely halo of lights that light up in relation to your activity level. It complements any style clothing. You can wear it anywhere-on your wrist, shoe, bra strap, belt, or around your neck. It comes with a one-size-fits-all Sport Band for your wrist.
Live smart. Look sharp.
Shine was designed to complement any fashion statement. Diamond-cut aluminum makes the Shine as beautiful and durable as your favorite jewelry and watches. And with a thinness of just 4mm at its edge, it’s so comfortable you’ll forget you’re wearing it. Wear it how you want, wherever you want for any occasion.
While it is waterproof up to 50 metres, the all-aluminum device also has thousands of micro laser drilled holes on its surface that let LED lights to shine through. These act as the device’s interface by illustrating the activity mode the device is currently tracking in with various LED configurations that represent running, swimming, or biking.
Keep time with Shine.
Using 12 LED lights Shine also functions as a watch, using its elegant, minimalist interface. Long-lasting battery up to six months means low maintenance: it looks after you, not the other way round. Three modes monitor normal activity levels, work-out intensity and sleep. It also tells time, so no need to wear a watch.
Misfit Shine was made to last a lifetime and designed to complement any fashion statement. Carved out of a solid block of aircraft-grade aluminum, it is super strong and waterproof.
Describe your product in 3 words.
Simple, Smart and Elegant
How did you come up with the idea for this product?
Part of the idea behind the lean startup is to prove demand, and build products in a rapid, user-centered design cycle.
What makes your product special?
As well as being a gorgeous all-metal construction, Shine is also: Elegant: a tiny all-metal disc with a beautiful halo of lights Precious: precision crafted like jewelry to be worn on any occasion Goal-driven: tap to see progress towards your daily activity goal Bold design: no buttons, no cables, no recharging Amazing sync: just place it on your smartphone and it syncs, even in airplane mode Personal: set your own goals, visualize data, and get insights tailored for you
What has been the best part of your startup experience?
We're focused on developing great wearable products: things that a lot of people would wear all the time for a long time. Like jeans and t-shirts. We aim to pioneer the emerging world of wearables, by making products and services in the consumer health and fitness space to inspire people be more active and develop healthy habits. We were founded in 2011, and Misfit Shine is our first product.