Garmin announced in CES 2024 launch of a new heart rate monitor HRM-Fitchest strap that promises to be compatible with sports bras and stands out for its comfort and portability.
Priced at $150, this device includes advanced features such as sleep assessments, dance and fitness eventsAnd contactless payments.
In addition, it guarantees accurate heart rate measurements even when attached to a sports bra and is designed for use with bra brands such as adidas And Under armor.
It works without the need to carry a watch and has the ability to record and store various workout data, which is then synced with the user’s smartwatch.
However, it is also compatible with Garmin smart watchwhich can display detailed information about the user’s pace, distance in kilometers (miles) and stride length.
He HRM-Fit solves a problem that other chest straps don’t: discomfort under sports bras and sweat accumulation, with a clip design that adapts to lower straps and is suitable for mid-to-high support.
Moreover, it provides compatibility with various devices such as Edge Bike Computers and other fitness equipment from the brand, as well as the ability to record heart rate data during various physical activities.
He HRM-Fit This is part of a new product line introduced by Garmin in that CES 2024which also includes new smartwatch models Lily 2 And Lily 2 Classic.
The former follows the line of its original 2021 predecessor, both measuring 35 mm (1.38 inches) and remain aimed at a female audience.
Both models are equipped with functions such as heart rate monitoring and blood pressure assessment. sleep quality And GPS connected.
Lily 2 costs $250, and the model the most luxurious It costs $280.
This watch not only provides motion alerts, activity recommendations, and fitness tracking, but also includes a sports app.
But only Lily 2 Classic integrates contactless payment function via Garmin Pay.
Besides, Garmin has prepared an important update for the web and mobile versions of its application Garmin Connect.
The interface has been improved by adding customizable sections such as Today’s activity, Training Plans And An approach.
These improvements are now available to beta testers, and the final version of the update is expected to be released before the end of this year.
Let’s remember that the app focuses on customizable sections, highlighting training, performance metrics, health and fitnessand will offer a more intuitive and accessible interface for monitoring physical activity.
He Consumer Electronics Show (CES), is the most important trade fair in the technology industry as it brings together the greatest innovations and trends that will shape the future of this sector. And in 2024, when it celebrates its 57th anniversary, it is expected to attract more 130,000 visitorsa figure that will exceed the number recorded in last year’s version.
The fair is expected to highlight new developments in mobility, food and sustainable technologies, as well as advances in health, finance, beauty and retail, which will also be heavily influenced by developments related to artificial intelligence.
Based on mythical Las Vegas Convention CenterCES 2024 will take place over four months, from January 9 to 12. The keynote address will take place at 8:30 a.m. (PT) on the first day of the event.