This wireless sensor works with your iPod nano*, iPod touch (2nd generation or later), iPhone 3GS or later, to track your workouts. Insert it into the built-in pocket beneath the insole of your Nike+ shoe and pair it with your existing Nike + iPod receiver attached to your iPod nano.
iPod touch (2nd generation or later), iPhone 3GS or later, include Nike+ support built in. So you can get all the benefits of the Nike + iPod Sport Kit without the extra receiver.
This sensor is also perfect as a replacement for a sensor that has been lost or has exhausted its battery. Or it's great if you want to have a sensor for a second pair of Nike+ shoes.
Please note: This package includes only the Nike + iPod wireless sensor. If you also need the wireless receiver for iPod nano, purchase the complete Nike + iPod Sport Kit.
What's in the Box?
- Wireless sensor for Nike+ shoes
- Printed documentation
- Height: 1.37 in.
- Width: 0.95 in.
- Depth: 0.30 in.
- Weight: 0.23 oz.
- Mac OS X version 10.3.9 or later
- PC with a USB 2.0 port and Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP Home or Professional (SP3) or later
- iPod nano* with the Nike + iPod Sport Kit receiver
- iPod touch (2nd generation and later)
- iPhone 3GS or later
- Nike+ shoes
- USB 2.0
- iTunes 10 or later (available via free download)
- Nike.com account
- Internet access
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Ratings & Reviews
I bought the new (at the time) second generation Nano back in Oct. 06 and bought the Nike+ kit the same day. I've ran over 270 day I bought the new (at the time) second generation Nano back in Oct. 06 and bought the Nike+ kit the same day. I've ran over 270 days this year and all of them have been with the Nike+.
I can't believe all the reviews talking about how bad the battery life is. Not only that but they mention following the instructions on how to maximize said battery life. In a year I've not done one thing to my sensor except put it in two newer pairs of shoes. I never take it out. I never turn it off. It's in my shoes through -5º days, it's in there in 95º days. It's been through rain, sleet, snow and not once have I even thought about removing it to dry out.
Finally a year later it's time for a new one. For about a week I knew I was running faster/farther than the data showed. Sure enough today I received a message on the Nano stating my sensor battery was low and needed replacement. Not bad.
I think I can pony up for a new sensor yearly. Especially since I've found you only need to buy the sensor and not the whole kit. …
- Written by Joel C from Greencastle
1698 of 2027 people found this useful
Good, but you have to buy one every year
My wife and I have really liked using the Nike + Ipod system for the last year or so. We both like how it keeps info about each of My wife and I have really liked using the Nike + Ipod system for the last year or so. We both like how it keeps info about each of our runs and I know I definitely run more after buying it. However, be aware that you'll need to buy a new sensor every year. We bought ours at the same time last year, and this year, within a few days, both of ours had ran out of juice and needed replacing - $40 + shipping for two of them. Still worth it, but it would be nice if future versions had a way of replacing the battery. …
- Written by Sean B from Bellingham
1479 of 1768 people found this useful
Needed this a month ago...
This is a great product, but a little advertising would have been nice. A month ago I needed a sensor and had to buy the entire k This is a great product, but a little advertising would have been nice. A month ago I needed a sensor and had to buy the entire kit. I would have much rather bought just the sensor. This should have been out since the kits started selling. …
- Written by Matthew B from Richfield
921 of 1384 people found this useful
So far so bad
I bought this last night and it synced real easily. Then I went to run and my iPhone 4 will read it every now and then. All the su I bought this last night and it synced real easily. Then I went to run and my iPhone 4 will read it every now and then. All the sudden it pauses my workout. I hate it! I'm going to give it another shot tomorrow and see what happens. …
- Written by Second Y from Maplewood
10 of 14 people found this useful
Nice Concept but has bugs!
I really liked the sensor, but, as others have indicated, it keeps pausing mid-workout. It's so frustrating. It pauses for no re I really liked the sensor, but, as others have indicated, it keeps pausing mid-workout. It's so frustrating. It pauses for no reason and, when you try to resume workout, it asks to "walk around to activate sensor", but it never activates. This has happened numerous times now, and I've only had the sensor for two weeks. Plus, it keeps coming out of my shoe. This morning, it fell out somewhere along the way and you know...I don't feel bad at all. …
- Written by Rae Y from Livingston
11 of 12 people found this useful
Even with constant calibration after every run, the Nike+ is incapable of providing an accurate distance. I've confirmed the dista Even with constant calibration after every run, the Nike+ is incapable of providing an accurate distance. I've confirmed the distance I run with several websites, and a calibrated sensor I use on my bike. The distances between the website and the bike sensor are the same. The Nike + sensor was a waste of money. I strongly recommend NOT buying one. …
- Written by Antonio L from Pembroke Pines
13 of 15 people found this useful
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
How far apart can the phone and the sensor be before the sensor loses a connection? Thinking of wearing it during Football.
- Asked by Brad B from Eglinton
- Jul 10, 2014
about maximum of 2 meters its now recommended too far .
- Answered by Ian P from Muntinlupa
- Aug 13, 2014
will my nike+ sensor work with any shoes?
- Asked by Lorna B from Los Angeles
- Jun 16, 2014
Yes, it will. Enjoy!
- Answered by Shannon J from Headland
- Jun 26, 2014
can you use nike plus app without the sensor? If so how
- Asked by Davon P from Fort Washington
- Jun 4, 2012
You cannot use the Nike + Ipod App because this is a pedometer app. However you can use the Nike + R You cannot use the Nike + Ipod App because this is a pedometer app. However you can use the Nike + Running app which tracks your distance using GPS. Because this is a GPS app you can only use it for outdoor runs not for runs on a treadmill. …
- Answered by Bharat Raj K from Buffalo Grove
- Mar 5, 2013
If you use the sensor and reciever with the new ipod nano does the application have all the same fuinctions as it would on my iphone?
- Asked by Matthew C from Wynnum
- Dec 26, 2010
Can i use the nike+ sensor with my iphone 4s?
- Asked by Marcia M from Suitland
- Apr 29, 2014
how can i use the nike+ipod in my iphone5? does my iphone5 already have a built-in sensor?
- Asked by Jenny A from Olongapo
- May 30, 2014
You don't need the sensor if you are running or walking outside. Just download the Nike+ app and se You don't need the sensor if you are running or walking outside. Just download the Nike+ app and set up an account. However, if you are on a treadmill, you will need the sensor. …
- Answered by Bex H from Alexandria
- Jul 1, 2014