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Garmin Soft Strap Premium Heart Rate Monitor

Product Code: GARPHRM

Garmin Soft Strap Premium Heart Rate Monitor

When paired with a compatible Garmin handheld device the premium heart rate monitor enables you to monitor your heart rate whilst you are training, working out or doing any sporting activity such as cycling, skiing, running, etc.

The premium heart rate monitor is designed to be worn around your chest during activity. When worn it will wirelessly transmit within a 3 metre radius to a compatible Garmin device so you can monitor your heart rate.

Garmin part number: 010-10997-07

Compatibility: Compatible with a various Garmin ranges including the Colorado, Dakota, Edge, eTrex, Forerunner, Foretrex, Montana, Oregon and VIRB Elite. To view the full compatibility list of Garmin products click here or scroll down to compatibility list.

Garmin Soft Strap Premium Heart Rate Monitor - £49.99

Garmin Premium Heart Rate Sensor with Soft Strap

The premium heart rate monitor is a comfortable waist strap that wirelessly sends heart rate information to compatible Garmin devices whilst you are exercising. This information can then be viewed on the screen of your Garmin unit and downloaded to your PC*.

*Depending on the features and specifications of the Garmin device that you are using the heart rate monitor with.

Using Bluetooth the premium heart rate monitor wirelessly connects with various Garmin handhelds including models from the Dakota, eTrex, Montana, Oregon and Foretrex series - for full compatibility list click here or scroll down the page.

The premium heart rate monitor provides exactly the same heart rate information as the standard heart rate monitor. The difference is that the strap on the premium version is made from an even softer material, making it more comfortable to wear.

Please note: Although the premium heart rate monitor is waterproof to 10 metres, it WILL NOT monitor your heart rate while swimming.

Connecting and using the premium heart rate monitor

Pairing your compatible Garmin device with the premium heart rate monitor is easy and after pairing for the first time, it will then subsequently connect automatically.

The premium heart rate monitor will operate within a 3 metre range from the Garmin device that you've paired it with.

The premium heart rate monitor consists of two parts. The front part of heart rate monitor is made of flexible plastic which makes it comfortable to wear. The rear of the monitor is a soft fabric which is then adjustable to your size.

Caring for your premium heart rate monitor

When using the premium heart rate monitor it may build up with sweat and salt stopping it from functioning properly making heart rate readings inaccurate. For this reason the strap can be removed from the heart rate monitor and it is recommended that you rinse the strap in water after every use. Garmin recommend the strap should be washed after every 7 uses. However the strap should not be put in to a tumble dryer.

Using the premium heart rate monitor with other devices/fitness equipment

You can also connect the Garmin premium heart rate monitor to some fitness equipment. Look out for the "ANT+ Link Here" logo on compatible equipment. When using with other devices and equipment the operating range of the heart rate monitor is 3 metres. Please note: Although the premium heart rate monitor is water resistant to 10 metres the heart rate monitor will not operate while swimming.

The battery life is approximately 3 years based on a usage of 1 hour per day.

IMPORTANT: If used/worn for an extended period of time, the heart rate monitor may cause chafing.

Optional Cycle Maps (Garmin Edge models only)

If you'd like to add UK and European cycle maps to your compatible Garmin Edge device you can do just that by buying and installing Garmin Europe Cycle map on SD/microSd card.

Once installed the SD/microSD card enables you to select cycling, tour cycling or mountain biking options and then select the appropriate route for the type of cycling you do, taking you on paved roads, unpaved roads, or on paths and trails. Countries included are: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. Find out more.

Key Features

‣Suitable for all sporting activities (biking, skiing, running, etc.)
‣Worn around the chest
‣Front - flexible plastic. Rear - soft fabric adjustable to your size.
‣Has a range of 3 metres (devices must be within 3 metres of HRM)
‣Monitor your heart rate - sends wirelessly to a compatible device
‣Waterproof to 10 metres (please note: will not operate whilst swimming)
‣Also connects to some fitness equipment (look out for ANT+ Link Here logo)
‣3 year battery life

What's in the box?

‣Heart Rate Monitor

Garmin Soft Strap Premium Heart Rate Monitor

What is the premium heart rate monitor compatible with?

The genuine Garmin premium heart rate monitor is compatible with the following Garmin handheld and wrist mounted devices:

Garmin Alpha 100, Approach S60, Astro 320, 430, Atemos 100/K 5 System, 50 and K 5, Colorado 300, 400c, 400i, 400t, D2, D2 Bravo, D2 Charlie, Dakota 20, Edge 25, 305, 500, 510, 520, 705, 800, 810, 820, 1000, 1030, Explore 820, Explore 1000, Touring Plus, epix, eTrex 30, 30x, Touch 35, Touch 35t, fenix, fenix 2, fenix 3 Sapphire, fenix 3 Sapphire HR, fenix 5, fenix 5S, fenix 5X, fenix Chronos, Forerunner 15, 25, 35, 50, 110, 210, 220, 225, 230, 235, 305, 310XT, 405, 405CX, 410, 610, 620, 630, 735XT, 910XT, 920XT, 935, Foretrex 401, FR60, FR70, Garmin Fit, GPSMAP 62s, 62sc, 62st, 62stc, 64s, 64st, 78, 78s, 78sc, 276Cx, Montana 600, 600t, 610, 610t, 650, 650t, 680, 680t, Monterra, Oregon 200, 300, 400c, 400i, 400t, 450, 450t, 550, 550t, 600, 600t, 650, 650t, 700, 750, 750t, quatix, 3, Rino, 650, 650t, 655t, 750, 755t, tactix, tactix Bravo, VIRB Elite, VIRB Ultra 30, VIRB X, VIRB XE, vĂ­voactive, vivoactive HR, vivofit, vivofit 2, vivofit 3, vivosmart.

Not sure if the premium heart rate monitor will work with your Garmin device? Simply contact us with your Garmin model number e.g. Garmin Oregon 300i and we'll confirm whether the premium heart rate monitor is compatible.

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This page was last updated on: 14th September 2017


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