Garmin join wrist-based heart rate monitoring

Is 2016 set to be the year for the rise of wrist based heart rate monitoring?

Now joining its competitors Mio and Fitbit, the latest Garmin watches offer Wrist-based heart rate for the ultimate 24/7 feedback.

Garmin Forerunner 235 built in heart rate monitor

The Garmin Forerunner 235 with built in heart rate monitor

Eliminating the need to strap up before exercise, Garmin now allows its users to breeze between exercise and everyday life.

The newest Garmin Forerunner 235 boasts Garmin's trademarked ‘ Elevate’ software, which promises to offer precise and simple detailed training analysis, including GPS tracking.We will be reviewing the new features shortly.

One to ‘watch’. Garmin are also releasing the Fenix 3, their latest watch claims it is the ultimate timepiece. Fusing fashion and fitness, the Fenix has 24/7 wrist based heart rate, GPS navigation, multiple sport tracking and fitness tests as well as a sleek designer look.