Kempele, Finland – June 11, 2018 – Polar, the leader in wearable sports and fitness technology for over 40 years, announces an improvement to its free Polar Beat heart rate training app: users who pair the app with a Polar heart rate sensor such as Polar OH1 or Polar H10 will now receive Polar’s smart coaching features at no charge. When paired with a sensor via Bluetooth, Polar Beat turns smartphones into easy to use fitness trackers, providing real-time heart rate data and training guidance on your mobile phone such as:
In conjunction with the newly updated Polar Beat app, Polar also introduces new armband and chest strap colors for Polar OH1 and Polar H10. Straps are now available in melange grey, melange orange and melange turquoise.
Learn more about Polar OH1 and Polar H10 here.
Polar OH1 and Polar H10 feature Polar’s advanced proprietary heart rate algorithm for accurate heart rate tracking. Polar OH1’s small sensor and soft, textile armband fit snugly and comfortably around the arm and does not require users to moisten the strap or lift their shirt. Polar H10’s redesigned chest strap includes extra interference-preventing electrodes, which ensure heart rate is captured with the utmost accuracy, and silicone friction dots to help keep the strap in place. Following training sessions, users can transfer their data to Polar Flow, where Polar’s Smart Coaching features offer additional guidance and feedback on specific activities
Polar OH1 is available for $79.95/€79,90 at www.polar.com/en/products/accessories/oh1-optical-heart-rate-sensor and Polar H10 is available for $89.95/€89,90 at www.polar.com/us-en/products/accessories/h10_heart_rate_sensor.
Polar is the innovator in heart rate monitoring, activity and sleep tracking and GPS sports training solutions for elite athletes, coaches and active fitness enthusiasts. For over 40 years, we have helped athletes understand, track and improve their performance. Our award-winning product range includes pioneering sports wearables that work elegantly with Polar training apps and cloud services.
Headquartered in Finland, Polar is a privately held company that operates in more than 80 countries. Polar products are sold through over 35,000 retailers globally. For more information, please visit polar.com.