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Suunto Ambit3 Vertical User Guide - 1.1

Movescount mobile app

Movescount mobile app

With the Suunto Movescount App, you can further enrich your Suunto Ambit3 Vertical experience. Pair with the mobile app to get notifications on your Suunto Ambit3 Vertical, change settings and customize sport modes on the go, use your mobile device as a second display, take pictures with data from your Move, and create Suunto Movies.

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With any Move that is stored in Movescount, you can add pictures as well as create a Suunto Movie of the move using Suunto Movescount App.

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You can change your Suunto Ambit3 Vertical general settings offline. Customizing sport modes and keeping time, date and GPS satellite data up to date require an internet connection over Wi-Fi or mobile network. Carrier data connection fees may apply.

To pair with Suunto Movescount App on iOS:

  1. Download and install Suunto Movescount App on your compatible Apple device from the iTunes App Store. The app description includes the latest compatibility information.
  2. Start Suunto Movescount App and turn on Bluetooth if it is not on already. Leave the app running in the foreground.
  3. On your watch, keep Next pressed to enter the options menu.
  4. Scroll to PAIR with Light Lock and select with Next
  5. Press Next to select MobileApp.
  6. Enter the passkey shown on your watch display into the paring request field on your mobile device and tap PAIR.

To pair with Suunto Movescount App on Android:

  1. Download and install Suunto Movescount App on your compatible Android device from Google Play. The app description includes the latest compatibility information.
  2. Start Suunto Movescount App and turn on Bluetooth if it is not on already. Leave the app running in the foreground.
  3. On your watch, keep Next pressed to enter the options menu.
  4. Scroll to PAIR with Light Lock and select with Next.
  5. Press Next to select MobileApp.
  6. A pop-up screen opens on your Android device. Select PAIR.
  7. Enter the passkey shown on your watch display into the paring request field on your mobile device and tap PAIR.

Second display on phone

If you are using the Suunto Movescount App, you can use your mobile phone as a second display for your watch.

To use your mobile phone as a second display:

  1. Pair your Suunto Ambit3 Vertical with Suunto Movescount App if you have not done so already (see Movescount mobile app).
  2. Go to a sport mode in your Suunto Ambit3 Vertical (see Exercising with sport modes).
  3. Open Suunto Movescount App and tap Move.
  4. Select Ambit3 from the list and tap Next.
  5. Start and stop your exercise recording as normal.
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Tap on each of the display areas on the phone – middle, upper left, upper right – to change what is displayed.

Syncing with mobile app

If you have paired your Suunto Ambit3 Vertical with Suunto Movescount App, changes in settings, sport modes, and new moves are automatically synced default when the Bluetooth connection is active. The Bluetooth icon on your Suunto Ambit3 Vertical flashes when data is being synced.

This default setting can be changed from the options menu.

To turn off automatic syncing:

  1. Keep Next pressed to enter the options menu.
  2. Scroll to CONNECTIVITY with Light Lock and select with Next.
  3. Scroll to Settings with Light Lock and select with Next.
  4. Press Next again to enter the MobileApp sync setting.
  5. Toggle off with Light Lock and keep Next pressed to exit.

Manual sync

When automatic syncing is off, you need to manually start syncing to transfer settings or new moves.

To manually sync with mobile app:

  1. Ensure Suunto Movescount App is running and Bluetooth is on.
  2. Keep Next pressed to enter the options menu.
  3. Scroll to CONNECTIVITY with Light Lock and select with Next.
  4. Press Next to Sync now.

syncing manually

If your mobile device has an active data connection and your app is connected to your Movescount account, settings and moves are synced with your account. If there is no data connection, syncing is delayed until a connection is available.

Unsynced moves recorded with your Suunto Ambit3 Vertical are listed in the app, but you cannot view the move details until they are synced with your Movescount account. Moves that you record with the app are immediately viewable.

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Carrier data connection fees may apply when syncing between Suunto Movescount App and your Movescount account.