The Withings Steel HR tracker is the first of its kind to include a heart rate monitor in an analogue form. The Steel HR looks like a standard wrist watch but the features are anything but…The sleek looking watch enables you to transition from the gym straight to the office in a heart beat!
The Withings Steel HR includes; a sleep monitor that is able to track how much sleep you get as well as having the ability to set silent alarms which consist of vibrations. Secondly the watch comes with a built in personal assistant which alerts you when you have an upcoming even or incoming calls/texts. Thirdly the watch tracks the types of activities you participate in by an automatic recognition. The main and most noticeable feature of the Steel HR is the heart rate monitor which is in the top ,centre of the watch which changes between heart rate, steps, calories etc.
“long-lasting battery life of 25 days”- withings
Pricing And Colours
The steel HR is priced at USD 199.95 for a black 40mm radius or USD $179.99 for a white or black 36mm radius.
- Visual heart rate monitor
- Sleek design
- Water resistant (up to 50metres)
- Up to 25 days battery life
- Data can be transferred to an app
- Quite pricey
- Not a huge variety of colours (however you can replace the straps)
The watch can also link up with 3 other products from the Withings scale up section which includes a Wi-Fi scale, wireless blood pressure monitor and Aura alarm clock which all sync to your watch to help you get the most out of your Steel HR watch! And by the way, if you are not aware of it, the company behind Steel HR, Withings was acquired by Nokia a while back.