Move 4 – Activity Sensor

£656.00 +VAT

Sensor for the acquisition of 3D acceleration, angular rate, barometric air pressure and temperature.


Our most popular sensor, the waterproof and dirt repellent design offers precise measurements of physical activity (including 3D accelerometer, Barometric Air Pressure and Temperature.)



  • Interactive Ambulatory Assessment
  • Detection of Sedentary Behaviour
  • Activity Monitoring
  • Behavioural Monitoring
  • Energy Expenditure Calculations
  • Step Recognition
  • Detection of Body Position
Buy 6 or more Activity Sensors and receive our Data Analyzer Software at a discounted price – View Package.
Move 4 – Activity Sensor

As part of the new sensor generation, the Move 4 activity sensor combines the previous benefits of the proven Move 3 with the 4th generation enhancements, allowing us to address a wide range of researchers’ needs, implement their requests, and further enhance the quality of the sensors. Thus, the Move 4 strengthens its position as the go to device for researchers who care about high quality data.

The 4th sensor generation offers researchers numerous advantages, including:

New design for optimal handling: The improved case offers a sleek design aesthetic offering many practical advantages. The waterproof and dirt-repellent housing coupled with the improved carrying systems make the sensors simpler, more versatile and safer to use.

More data collection capabilities: Thanks to the integration of the latest technologies, the 4th generation sensors now incorporate a Gyroscope (Angular Rate Sensor).

Improved analysis possibilities: Our highly acclaimed acceleration sensor also received an overhaul, and now records the measurement data at an even higher resolution. Consequently, we’ve achieved significant improvements in the obtainable results, especially in the analysis of sedentary behaviour and non-wear detection.

Increased data retention: A new Bluetooth buffer ensures the preservation of data during disconnection, with the buffered data transferred upon reconnection; thus guaranteeing a continuous data recording at all times.

Broader research applications: Already a class leader in quality data acquisition for many research areas, these improvements expand the Move 4’s research capabilities. All the while remaining the best choice for researcher’s requiring high quality physical activity data.


  • New design with new carrying systems in a waterproof housing
  • Advanced data acquisition through integrated gyroscope
  • New acceleration sensor with higher resolution
  • Live analysis of measurement data
  • Improved data transfer via Bluetooth Smart interface
  • Exact and validated detection of everyday activities
  • Exact and validated detection of Energy Expenditure
  • Optimised non-wear detection
  • Java API for USB (Windows)
  • API: Example implementation for Bluetooth Smart (Android)
Power supply Lithium-Polymer-Battery
Battery voltage 3,7 V
Number of charging cycles 300 (with 1 C / 1 C > 80%)
Internal memory 4 GB
Maximum recording capacity 4 weeks
Battery run time ~ 7 days
Recharging time ~ 1 hour
Size of sensor (W x H x D) 62,3 mm x 38,6 mm x 11,5 mm
Weight of sensor 25 g
Protection rate Waterproof (IP64)
Internal sensors 3D acceleration sensor: Measurement range: +/- 16 g Output rate: 64 HzRotation rate sensor: Measurement range: +/-2000dps Resolution: 70 mdps Output rate: 64 HzPressure sensor: Measurement range: 300 - 1100 hPa Noise: 0,03 hPa Output rate: 8 HzTemperature sensor: Output rate: 1 Hz
Live analysis Movement Acceleration Step count
Indicators LED, 3-color Vibration alarm
User Interfaces Marker (tapping)
Interfaces Micro-USB, Bluetooth Smart (4.0)
API Java API for USB (Windows) Example for Bluetooth Smart (Android)
Wear locations Hip, Chest, Wrist, Upper Arm, Ankle, Thigh
Wearing systems Wrist Band, Belt Adapter and Belt
Environmental conditions Temperature: -20 °C to 60 °C 0 °C to 45 °C during chargingAtmospheric pressure: 300 to 1200 hPa absolute
Warranty 2 years

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