ZozoFit is an app that makes use of a smartphone’s digicam to create “extremely correct” 3D physique scans of a person that the corporate claims offers not solely exact measurements for garments, but additionally assist with measuring physique fats.
The corporate claims that it has developed the “world’s most correct at-home 3D physique scanner” that requires nothing greater than a specialised jumpsuit and a smartphone. Whereas the corporate says that it may be used to assist with sizing clothes, the first function of the app appears to be for monitoring and measuring physique form for the needs of health or weight-reduction plan. The corporate says that its app can take a number of scans of a physique and generate a 3D mannequin that may assist customers monitor particular elements of their physique. Mainly, it’s a next-level model of “progress pics.”
The system depends on pairing the ZozoFit app with the ZozoSuit, which it says are specifically designed to pair collectively to exactly measure a person’s physique in 3D “from wherever.” The corporate says that whether or not it’s used for “form transformation or upkeep,” ZozoFit is helpful for any stage of an individual’s “health journey.”
To take a scan, customers must prop the telephone up on an included scan and take a collection of photograph of themselves carrying the swimsuit, which the app then combines into what it claims is a really correct, individualized mannequin of an individual.
In line with Zozo, the Japanese guardian firm of ZozoFit, the app mixed with the distinctive sample on the ZozoSuit are capable of collect exact physique measurements that sometimes require costly, specialised 3D laser scanners. Zozo says that its expertise has a median error of three.7mm in comparison with a 3D laser scanner.
The swimsuit is definitely a significant a part of Zozo’s expertise. The corporate refined it throughout the final couple of years to the purpose that it is vitally assured within the outcomes. It helps match suggestions for size-sensitive athletic and intimates attire and boasts what Zozo calls “superior accuracy” to permit for routine and exact physique form monitoring for health and even preventive drugs and healthcare.
Final month, the ZozoFit app added the flexibility to check scans which actually will increase the usability of the platform. Earlier than the discharge of this new characteristic, when viewing a scan, the ZozoFit app would simply examine that scan with the default scan, which was normally the primary scan that our app would seize for the person. Whereas helpful, that didn’t present a stage of fixed comparability that customers needed. So, in response, ZozoFit added the flexibility to check scans to one another as a extra tangible method to view progress.
Final week, ZozoFit defined that its app isn’t only for evaluating dimension, however its system is so delicate that it’s actually able to measure body fat.
“Our state-of-the-art physique scanning expertise may also calculate your physique fats share, which generally is a helpful metric to measure your health progress,” the corporate claims.
The Zozo expertise is definitely out there to be licensed, however the first-party ZozoFit and ZozoSuit fitness-based service are solely out there in the US. The app itself is free for each iOS and Android units, however as talked about it solely works when paired with the ZozoSuit, which costs $98.