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Polar Loop activity tracker band hits the UK for £80

Polar Loop activity tracker band hits the UK for £80

By 15 January 2014

Polar, the sports watch specialist, has announced the release of its Loop activity tracker band in the UK with an £80 price. For your money you'll get a black wrist band that, in a world first, also connects to a heart rate monitor for a deeper level... >>

Polar V800 aims to bridge the gap between multisport GPS watch and health tracker

Polar V800 aims to bridge the gap between multisport GPS watch and health tracker

By 6 January 2014

Polar is on a mission to bring its already well-established multisport GPS watches into your life all day, everyday. Why stop tracking when you're not exercising? You might as well measure all your calories burnt for a more accurate picture of your health.... >>

Polar Loop fitness and sleep tracker to release in October with iPhone app

Polar Loop fitness and sleep tracker to release in October with iPhone app

By 18 September 2013

Are you a fitness freak who needs yet another fitness tracker? Well, look no further: Polar has just announced Polar Loop, a bracelet-like activity tracker that - you guessed it - tracks daily activity and exercise levels, among other things. Aside from... >>

A week in reviews: May 6  - May 10

A week in reviews: May 6 - May 10

By 11 May 2013

It’s fitness week on Pocket-lint, at least informally, with two reviews of things you put on your wrist that help keep you fit: the Polar RC3 and Jawbone Up. But there were also cars, cameras, a phone and a satellite receiver that blows everything from... >>

Polar RC3 GPS Tour De France edition
4 out of 5

Polar RC3 GPS Tour De France edition

By 10 May 2013

Just like Le Tour winner's yellow jersey, the limited Tour De France edition of the Polar RC3 GPS sports watch comes dressed in a similar bright yellow finish. The RC3 was the first built-in GPS sports watch released by Polar in 2012 and this limited... >>

Polar RC3 GPS Tour de France edition gives you the yellow jersey, in wearable bike computer form

Polar RC3 GPS Tour de France edition gives you the yellow jersey, in wearable bike computer form

By 9 April 2013

Sports fitness specialist Polar has announced a Tour de France edition of its RC3 GPS training computer, and because of its distinctive yellow stripe, you can feel like your leading the pack in the world's most famous road race. Sort of. The official... >>

Polar FT4 and FT7 heart monitors launched

Polar FT4 and FT7 heart monitors launched

By 19 October 2009

Polar, apparently the world's leading manufacturer of heart rate monitors, has released a games console. No, just kidding. The company has released a pair of heart rate monitors. The Polar FT4 and FT7, to be precise. The FT4 is the lower end of the duo.... >>

Polar FT80 heart rate monitor
4 out of 5

Polar FT80 heart rate monitor

By 9 September 2009

The Polar FT80 heart rate monitor "training computer" comes in at the top of the range of generalist fitness devices offered by Polar. Here we test the standard FT80, although it also is available with the G1 GPS module for speed and distance tracking,... >>

Polar FT60
4 out of 5

Polar FT60

By 6 February 2009

Polar are synonymous with heart rate monitors and it is difficult to go anywhere in the world of sports and fitness without encountering Polar products. With heart rate training forming a core aspect of many professional training programmes, it is not... >>

Polar FT range aims to optimise exercise efforts

Polar FT range aims to optimise exercise efforts

By 21 January 2009

Polar have a wealth of experience behind their heart rate monitors having been in the business for over 30 years. Their new FT range aims to put a personal trainer on your wrist with the introduction of three new models of heart rate monitor. The new... >>