A New Exercise Tracker and Watch: Fitbit HR 4 Comments / general / By Lynne Wells photo by Guillermo Murcia I have been wearing the Fitbit HR for the past week. I
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Sounds interesting. How do you find the accuracy compared to wearing a chest strap based HR monitor? I’ve heard mixed reports of wrist based ones. Do they lose signal much? I love the idea of it though!
Julia, The wrist monitors don’t lose signal as it does not connect to anything else, except when you sync with a phone app or the computer. I think the wrist monitors are less accurate than the chest strap monitors, but for the general tendencies for heart rate function the wrist monitor can give you an idea and they are more comfortable than wearing a chest strap!
Thanks! That’s really good to know. I’m always tempted with a decent kit purchase!
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