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…