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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

Posted in Cycling, Multisport, Polar, Running, Swimming

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

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Polar

Polar M400.Next

Recommendation: Buy the M400, don’t wait if you need a watch Expected Late summer 2016 seems most likely. History Product Announced Available RC3 GPS AUG 13, 2012 SEPT 2012 M400 SEPT 25TH, 2014 OCTOBER 2014 M400.Next 2016 Features Likely Optical

Posted in Polar, Running

Polar M400

Recommendation: Buy with caution History Product Announced Available RC3 GPS AUG 13, 2012 SEPT 2012 M400 SEPT 25TH, 2014 OCTOBER 2014 M400.Next 2016 Notes This watch is an excellent running watch and activity tracker. Although it lacks many of the

Posted in Polar, Running

What we’re expecting, and when

Multisport Year <Devices 2016 Polar v800.next Suunto Ambit 4 Garmin Forerunner 930XT 2017 Fenix 4 Epix 2 Cycling Year <Devices 2016 Garmin Edge 820 2017 Garmin Edge 1010 Running Year <Devices 2016 Polar M400.Next 2017 Ambit 4R

Posted in Cycling, Garmin, Multisport, Polar, Running, Swimming

Polar V800

Recommendation: Wait until Kona History Product Announced Available RS800CX SEPTEMBER 15, 2008 unknown RCX 5 MAR 21, 2011 JUNE 2011 v800 JAN 6TH, 2014 MAY 2014 Notes Polar have increased their cadence for releasing new products recently and so I’m

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Polar V800.Next

Recommendation: Overdue, wait and hope Expected mid 2016 Product Announced Available RS800CX SEPTEMBER 15, 2008 unknown RCX 5 MAR 21, 2011 JUNE 2011 v800 JAN 6TH, 2014 MAY 2014 Features Likely Colour screen Running dynamics Store and forward HR data

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