Wahoo Fitness Tickr-X UK Press Information

I’ll be having a look at the latest TICKR heart rate product soon. A very interesting product with smart bits inside. Similar, but probably better, than Garmin’s HRM-RUN. PRESS RELEASE INFO TICKR X records up to 16 hours of heart rate, calorie burn, and elapsed time, as well as capturing indoor cycling cadence (London –…

PulseOn First Look

The PulseOn (Beta) unit arrived today. Here it is in the photo – nice! It’s a minimal box, not as large as others. The most obvious reason being is that the heart rate functionality is built into the watch and so a bulky HR strap is not needed! The watch (beta) is VERY well made.…

Optical HR Monitor – eg for wrist

Source: mioglobal To eliminate the need for a chest strap MIO use optical sensing (if you are techy – photoplesmographic technology). In optical sensing, a light is shone onto the skin, allowing the measurement of blood flow through the capillaries and the determination of heart rate. The technology has existed for some years – the…