How Do You Use the Video Camera on Peloton?

Are you new to Peloton and wondering how to use the video camera feature? In this tutorial, we will guide you through the steps of using the camera on your Peloton bike or tread.

Setting up the Camera

First things first, let’s ensure that your camera is correctly set up. The camera on your Peloton is located at the top center of your screen.

To activate it, you need to allow access to your device’s camera. Follow these simple steps:

  • On the home screen, click on “Settings. “
  • Select “Privacy Settings.

  • Click on “Camera. “
  • Toggle on the option for Peloton.

Using the Camera during a Ride or Run

Now that your camera is set up, let’s learn how to use it during a ride or run. You can use the camera to participate in live classes, where other riders can see you and interact with you.

To turn on your video during a live class:

  1. Join a live class by tapping on it.
  2. On the right-hand side of your screen, tap on “Show Leaderboard.”
  3. Select “Camera” and toggle it on.

Once you have turned on your video, other riders will be able to see you as well as interact with you through high-fives and shout-outs.

Tips for Using Video Camera During a Ride or Run

Here are some tips for using video cameras during a ride or run:

  • Dress appropriately and check your surroundings before turning on your video.
  • You can always turn off/on your camera at any time during a ride or run.
  • Be mindful of other riders and respect their privacy. If someone turns off their camera, do not pressure them to turn it back on.

Using the Camera for Post-Ride or Run Workouts

You can also use the camera feature for post-ride or run workouts. You can use it to take progress photos, record your form, or share your workout with friends and family.

To use the camera for post-workout:

  1. Go to your workout history and select the ride or run you want to share.
  2. Tap on “Share.

Tips for Using Video Camera for Post-Ride or Run Workouts

Here are some tips for using video cameras for post-ride or run workouts:

  • Make sure you have good lighting and a stable surface to place your device.
  • Consider using a tripod to keep your device steady.
  • If sharing on social media, be mindful of what you are sharing and who can see it.

In Conclusion

The video camera feature on Peloton is an excellent way to connect with other riders during live classes and also share your progress with friends and family. Follow these simple steps, tips, and tricks, and you’ll be using the camera like a pro in no time!