|Polar WearLink®+ transmitter with Bluetooth®|
|Summary||Polar Heart rate monitor / sensor with Bluetooth wireless technology that transfer heart rate data to compatible mobile training application. Compatible with most Android phones.|
|SRP||S$109.00 (at time of post)|
Cool! I’ve got myself a new toy to accompany me while jogging. That is, a heart rate monitor from Polar! I managed to get the Polar WearLink®+ transmitter with Bluetooth® heart rate sensor for S$87.00 at the Singapore Sports Expo. That’s a good deal!
What is a heart rate sensor?
A heart rate sensor or heart rate monitor picks up your heart’s signals (heart beats) and displays them to you. For this product, compatible applications like Endomondo, RunKeeper, runtastic, etc. are used to read and display your heart rate while you exercises. There are others that displays heart rate data to wrist watch.
What is in the package?
The Polar WearLink®+ transmitter with Bluetooth® package comes with:
- Polar WearLink®+ transmitter with Bluetooth® unit
- Elastic soft strap
- User manual
Err. Why do you need a heart rate monitor?
Well in short, to exercise more effectively and avoid overexertion.
Understand more about Heart Rate Training Zones.
Signing off ..
I think it is time for me to run a little with the Polar WearLink®+ transmitter with Bluetooth®. Hope it won’t turn out too be uncomfortable. It will be interesting to look at how my heart rate fluctuates during different segments of my run.