All athletes know the importance of monitoring their heart rate. Heart rate monitors give you all kinds of useful data to help you get the most out of your workouts and push your body in a safe fashion. They have come a long way over the years. Here are 8 wireless heart rate monitors you can pick up for more serious workouts:
Polar OH+1 Bluetooth Smart Heart Rate Sensor: a 6-LED optical heart rate tracker that provides you with accurate heart rate measurements. It is water resistant to up to 30m. You can wear it on your arm or swimming goggles.
EMAY Wireless EKG Monitor: a ECG & heart rate monitor for iOS and Android that gives you a reading in 30 seconds. Its LCD display shows your EKG waveform.
Wellograph The Wellness Watch: an elegant smartwatch with an optical heart rate monitor. It tracks your pace, speed, distance, calories burned, and more. Its infographic interface looks beautiful.
Wahoo TICKR Fit: this heart tracker is compatible with iOS and Android devices. It connects to your GPS watches and bike computers too. It works with Zwift, Runtastic, and your other favorite apps. This armband heart rate monitor helps you train in the best zone.
Spree Sports SmartCap Heart Rate Monitor: don’t want to use chest straps? The SmartCap might be just what you need. It gives you accurate heart rate and body temperature data and syncs with your iOS device.
4iiii Innovations V100 viiiiva Heart Rate Monitor V100: provides you with accurate heart rate measurement on your iPhone with no additional adapter. It also works with your ANT+ devices such as the ones Garmin and Timex make.
Withings Pulse Wireless Activity Tracker: a compact activity tracker with heart rate monitoring. It also monitors the quality of your sleep. It is compatible with iOS and Android devices.
Powr Labs Bluetooth Heart Rate Monitor Armband: another heart rate monitor that does not need a chest strap to work. It supports ANT+ and Bluetooth devices. It is IPX67 sweat and waterproof and lasts up to 60 hours on battery.
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