Microsoft Health


For Developers

Get started with the Microsoft Band SDK.

The Microsoft Band SDK gives developers access to the sensors available on the Band, as well as the ability to create and send notifications to tiles. Enhance and extend the experience of your applications to your customers' wrists.

Download the SDK

The Microsoft Band SDK is no longer available


Additional resources

Microsoft Band Tile Designer Preview
Experience design guidelines for Microsoft Band 1
Experience design guidelines for Microsoft Band 2
Release notes
Terms of use

Access sensors

Use a range of sensors including heart rate, UV, accelerometer, gyroscope, and skin temperature, as well as fitness data, to design cutting-edge user experiences.

Create your tile

Keep users engaged and extend your app experience to Microsoft Band. Create tiles for the Band that send glanceable notifications from your app to your users.

Personalize your app

Monetize your app by offering users ways to customize the Band. Change the color theme, or bring the Me Tile to life by changing the wallpaper.