Do you ever experience real-time audio communicator? These are the connection between your health monitoring apps and your android wearable devices. People who use health monitoring apps, they can install it, and it will not cause any harm to your device.
Basically, ANT is a wireless protocol just like Bluetooth that you installed by phone manufacture. You will able to connect + devices to apps on your phone, and Well, let’s take a detailed review of Ant Radio Service.
Ant Radio is similar to system components that form some other wireless connectivity on your device. You start with an app the demands ANT wireless communication and will not run on system resources. Moreover, you can also install an ant radio Mobile App.
So Ant Radio Service is similar to a system service that may be already installed in your device or added as a part of Android update by Smartphone manufacturer. It allows to built-in ANT communication hardware which already found in the mobile device.
Well, with the Ant plugins, you are able to communicate with ANT+ compatible products. Moreover, other apps also allow you to do things such as view sport, collect, transfer, health, improve household, and fitness data in real-time on mobile devices. The compatible products can be used with mobile devices, and it depends on the third party android app that you select or use.
Purpose of ANT Radio Service and ANT + Plugins
It ensures Bluetooth connectivity is working fine on your mobile device. Plugins run in the background to communicate with your phone’s wireless components, such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and NFC.
How To Use
the system does not launch directly, whenever it needs by any application, communication is used, and it runs automatically in the background. Moreover, you also need to download the ANT+ plugins.
Popular apps enhanced with ANT+
- Garmin Fit
- Samsung S Health
- Sports Tracker by STL
- Run. GPS Trainer UV
- IpBike, IpPeloton, IpSmartHr, IpWatts
- Sporty Pal
- Map by Fitness / RUN / WALK+ /RIDE/ HIKE / DOG WALK
Some Popular Apps that ANT can connect with service
Heart Beat Rate: in this, you receive live heart rate data from heart rate straps.
Health and Fitness Equipment: Connect ANT+ enabled fitness equipment and bicycle trainers.
Motorcycle Speed and cadence: Capture motorcycle speed and distance.
Power of motorcycle: Capture data from ANT+ cycling power like German Vector.
Distance and Speed Monitor: Capture Speed and distance from running foot pods.
How to Remove ANT Radio Service
Well, if you want to delete it from your phone, you can follow this procedure.
- Go into settings
- Open the application
- Click on Application Manager
- Appropriate App
- Click on Force Stop
It will not cause your phone’s software if you disable it, and you can connect with ANT+ devices any time in the future.
If you have Android version 3.0 devices, you can use ANT services. The following are the most supported devices.
Nexus 7, 10
Nexus 5 and 5X
Nexus 6P smartphones
Huawei P8, P9, P10
However, if you have Android version 2.3.4 or higher and devices do not host USB capabilities, then you can use Android ANT+ accessory.