When comparing Lose It vs Jefit, the Slant community recommends Jefit for most people. In the question“What are the best apps to track diet and/or exercise?” Jefit is ranked 2nd while Lose It is ranked 15th. The most important reason people chose Jefit is:
You can share fitness routines you've created using a vast exercise library or [download routines](http://www.jefit.com/routines) other people have created.
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Pro Sets and adjusts recommended calorie intake based on various factors, especially current and desired weights
You provide data that allows the program to set your calorie allowance, which is adjusted automatically as you log food & exercise, and as your logged weight changes.
Pro Barcode scanner
Barcodes on food boxes or labels can be scanned from your phone or tablet, which provides nutritional data to the database.
Pro Personal database of foods
As you log food entries, a database is compiled from which you can later quickly select entries.
Pro Create and share routines
You can share fitness routines you've created using a vast exercise library or download routines other people have created.
Pro Find exercises by muscle group
Jefit will offer a vast list of exercises for you to add to your routine based on a muscle group you want to improve.
Pro Can track rest time
Rest time between repetitions can be set. The app will let you know when that time has run out.
Pro Acts like a personal trainer
It pushes you to do more and adjusts what you should focus on. It also times rest periods to keep sessions consistent.
Pro Activity logging
Tracks the days you have worked out and exercises done.
Pro Free version available
Jefit offers a free version as well as this paid version. By offering the free version users can easily use the application though with a few caveats such as in app advertisements and less functionality.
Pro Good statistics
Keeps workout and body information and displays progress over time.
Pro Metric & imperial systems
You can choose to use either kg/cm or lb/inch.