Polar Pro – new functionality for the V800 replacement?

I was looking at Polar’s TEAM solutions and stumbled across some new (to me) heart rate…

Polar V800 update – video overlay, Strava Live Segment, OH1 Fitness test support

Some pretty cool stuff from Polar with a frimware update to the V800. I’d known about…

Polar V810 / V850 / V900 – or something else for 2018 ?

The V810 (V850, V900) replacement for Polar’s successful V800 triathlon watch has been semi-confirmed for Spring…

Polar M430 – Initial thoughts on Accuracy

The M430 looks pretty good so far. It’s predominantly a running watch that you can use…

STRYD : First POWER Run with the V800

I updated the V800 firmware last night (details here) with some excitement (yes I am a…

Polar V800 + STRYD :: Proper Support JUST Released

Welcome news from Polar HQ. We knew that Polar were working on full V800 compatibility for…

Polar M600 – First Impressions, First Run, First In a Generation of Fitness Devices

I’ve only had the M600 a little while. It looks good. First up and most importantly:…

Suunto vs Polar & Garmin GPS Tests – again – this time harder

I did some more GPS tests with the Spartan Sport. This time more challenging. Once again it…

Suunto SPARTAN ULTRA – GPS Tests for accuracy against Edge 820, TomTom Runner Spark 3, Polar V800 and Garmin 920XT

The main purpose of this test was to put my mind to rest about what seems…

Polar V900: Speculation of watch features

It’s only right to speculate on the Polar V900 / V850 There’s been plenty of speculation…

Garmin 930XT – Any chance now? I say YES…bring it on!

Is the 920XT the end of the line for 9xx devices? Will the next Garmin tri-watch…

Polar and 4iiii Announcements Day

Well there’s a few product announcements today. Still none of the fabled new 2016 sports watches…

Running SmO2 from BSXinsight with STRYD power !? Prep for North London HM

This image was from last night’s ‘fun’ run. What you are looking at is power, HR and…

Polar V800, A360 – more firmware updates NOW

Plug in your Polar and get the new updates. The V800 release has the previous botched…

Polar Flow – Spanner In The Works. Here’s some WD40

Edit: This is now fixed. ——————————– Polar Flow is still ‘down’ in the sense that it…

Polar Running Watch Firmware Leak

In the interests of fairness, this time Polar have leaked some info. I’ve not spotted any…

Polar V800 – New Colours ?

This HAS been photoshopped, not by me I hasten to add. Rumour has it that Polar…

STRYD Compatibility: Suunto, Garmin, Polar [Chest Strap Version]

EDIT: Info here is superceded and different for the STRYD footpod. Info in the review. Linked…

Top end Garmin Fails to Support Iconic Swimrun

http://otilloswimrun.se/_img/billboardStart_xl.jpg This has been a bug bear of mine for several years and finally I have…

STRYD – Another Run – Power Comparison This Time

Well I’ve figured out why my V800 wasn’t working with STRYD; but that’s another post (re-pair…

STRYD and POLAR ZONE LOCK

I’m speculating here but I think I’ve found a great POTENTIAL use for Polar’s ZONE LOCK…

Current STRYD Support – Speculative Takeover? – Garmin Power Running Sensor?

I exchanged a few emails with the very nice Mr Gill from titaniumgeek about the STRYD…

Triathlon Watch – What I Would Buy For Xmas 2015

Well I’ve already got a 920XT. It’s complicated; it’s a love hate thing. But what if I…

Polar’s Advanced Running Dynamics ?!

I’ve been playing a bit with the Polar V800 over the last few weeks. I didn’t…

Polar Underwater – H7 and V800, How does Bluetooth work UNDERWATER?

So how on earth does Bluetooth from the Polar H7 work underwater? Does the H7 device…

Review (Head-to-Head) : Polar V800 vs. Garmin 920XT

The Polar V800 and Garmin 920XT are 2 of the top 3 triathlon watches. Which do…

Polar V800 Android Smart Notifications Announced

The Polar V800 now supports phone notifications on Android. Looks like the M400 will not be…

New Polar V800 and M400 Announcements

Polar have just announced some newsworthy updates here: http://updates.polar.com/2015/04/dont-miss-a-thing-with-the-v800-smart-notifications/ In a nutshell you can now get…

Polar V800 Swimming Metrics :: Are Here (Almost)

Great timing from Polar with the imminent arrival of the V800’s swimming metrics for Christmas. A…