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Polar at Kona

Polar have just put out a tease about v800, lava fields and palm trees. Hopefully this means a new watch coming soon 🙂 Since I posted this (hastily from the phone) I looked up Kona 2016 and that’s not until

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Spartan Ultra Update

So, Suunto have confirmed that Spartan Ultra will replace the Ambit line. Sadly that’s about all they have done today as no further detail is being released until next month at which time we should be given full detail. At

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Monthly Roundup June 2016

I thought it might be useful to have a roundup of recommendations so everything is in one place, and so we have a nice record of speculations… In alphabetical order of manufacturer. Manufacturer Device Current Speculation Garmin Fenix Don’t buy

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Suunto Spartan Ultra

Apparently coming 7th June, but Gigathlon starts on the 10th so may be then since that’s a huge race sponsored by Suunto. This may be the “Ambit 4” we’ve been waiting for coming this year! Suunto have gone a little

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Evidence…

FCC https://fccid.io/INW – Polar https://fccid.io/RYP – Suunto https://fccid.io/IPH – Garmin Google Images Garmin Images Polar Images Suunto Images Trademarks Polar Suunto Garmin

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Garmin 735

Well, there is the second round screened watch we predicted last week. Garmin released the 735XT today, a triathlon focussed watch in the same oHR body as the 235 running watch.

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Suunto

Well this is a little interesting. Suunto are asking for feedback on Facebook (quoted below). The interesting part is that if you remove the line about diving we could almost be talking about an Ambit 4 which would feature a

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New watch coming!

Ok so I have no direct proof, but DCRainmaker tweeted this weekend that someone on his flight was wearing an unreleased and unannounced sports watch. He also implied that he has one for testing in a reply to comments. I

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New Polar incoming?

OK so I was wrong about the Garmin. Again. However, Polar have been teasing about the Boston Marathon and have a big update for v800 GoPro integration coming. DCRainmaker also teased about a Polar update coming tomorrow in his weekly

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Garmin at Sea Otter

Ok, so we’ve been expecting an Edge 820 and an Edge 1010 for a while. As I noted the other day Garmin just discounted some older units. Now… Garmin have TWO stands at Sea Otter! This is it kids, this

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