Polar V800

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Polar V800 Price

Polar V800 Ranks number 85 of 101 in the GPS category at Chain Reaction Cycles in this review. Whilst this isn’t the best indicator to decide if it’s the best in class, you can use it as a guide to see how it compares to other gps. At £261.99 the Polar V800 is also the ranked number 10 of 12 products by Polar in the same category. Price is often considered to be the most important factor in deciding which product to buy, and where to buy it. With the availability of online shopping we’re only ever just a click away from choosing one retailer over another, so companies like Chain Reaction Cycles have to work extra hard online to ensure their pricing for GPS products like Polar V800 is as low as possible, if they’re to stand a chance in getting the sale. We run an automated search function here at MyBikeReviews to try and grab the lowest prices across the web. We only search amongst the key players because we’re very strict in ensuring we choose suppliers that we know and trust, and ultimately will look after us and you. Our latest search found the Polar V800 available from Chain Reaction Cycles at just £261.99.

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There are several factors that affect the buying decision for bikers, alongside price, quality features as the highest most important element of the decision. You want to be totally confident that the Polar V800 you’re buying is going to be fit for purpose and last. Polar V800 gets off to a good start, because you can generally rely on Polar to deliver top quality products, particularly when the Polar V800 is £261.99. With 101 gps to choose from, brands like Polar are constantly fighting for ways to innovate and grab the competitive advantage, which is great news for us, the customer. However, perhaps the greatest peace of mind you can get in terms of quality, is when you buy from a trusted retailer as you’ll have the returns policy and guarantee protecting you. Chain Reaction Cycles of course are hugely trusted in the cycling world, and that’s the reason we recommend them. We only provide reviews and ratings on products offered by key brands and can’t stress enough how important it is to buy your Polar V800 from a reputable retailer.

Polar V800 Alternatives

There are 101 GPS available from Chain Reaction Cycles in the Nutrition category. So if Polar V800 isn’t quite right then you’ve got more choice. To view more of the reviews available just use the search functionality or click on the “view Polar V800 reviews” button at the top of this page where you’ll be directed to find more alternatives too.

More information

Polar V800The Polar V800 is a GPS watch that tracks a wide variety of sports, from running and swimming to yoga, dance and CrossFit. The watch also tracks daily activity, including steps taken and calories burned. The multi sports watch is designed for pro athletes, ambitious athletes and of course for all those who love to do sports The athlete can switch between different kinds of sports, including cycling, swimming and running. Moreover, the sports watch also allows you to plan regeneration phases FeaturesScratch-proof and 30m waterproof Gorilla glassAluminium/stainless steel housingFiberglass reinforced thermo housingBreathable and robust strapBacklightRechargeable 350mAh Li-pol battery50 hours in GPS low power mode99 hours memory capacity for training data with GPS and heart rate dataIntegrated SIRFstar IV GPS receiverBluetooth Smart Ready (4 0)Operation via five buttonsKeylockInternal 8MB memoryPhysical & Performance:Measurements Weight – 79gThickness – 12 7mmDisplay size – 128 x 128 pixels, high contrast, high resolution displayTechIntegrated GPSBarometerAccelerometer8MB flash memoryRechargeable 350mAh lithium polymer batteryBattery duration up to 13h of training time with GPS and sensors and up to 50h in GPS low power modeGorilla glass windowAluminum and stainless steel shellWater resistant – 30mConnectivityUSB cable for data sync with PC or Mac via Polar FlowSyncBluetooth SmartHybrid solution for sensors: BT Smart & 5kHz (heart rate, stride, bike speed, cadence, power) Polar Flow web service compatibility with Mac OS X 10 6, OS X 10 7, OS X 10 8, or later, and PC Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, or laterPolar Flow mobile app compatibilityUpdatable softwareCompatible third-party power meters (Check third-party compatibility)UI languages English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Danish, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, German, Italian, Finnish, Polish, Russian, Chinese, JapaneseIntegrated GPSThe V800 includes fast and accurate GPS functionality, allowing you to see your speed, distance, and route Sport-Specific ProfilesCreate and customise profiles for different sports and get exactly the data and guidance you need to train effectively in each one Great for SwimmingThe V800 is waterproof to 30 meters and can measure your heart rate even in water (requires additional sensor). Supports both pool and open-water swimming Running Cadence from the WristKeep an eye on your running cadence to improve your running efficiency and avoid injuries Predict your Event Finish TimesBased on your long-term progress, Running Index analysis predicts your event finish times for 5K, 10K, half marathon and marathon runs Track your ActivityLearn how your daily activity affects your recovery status and find the perfect balance between training and rest Sensor CompatibilityThe V800 is compatible with Polar Bluetoothå¨ Smart running and cycling sensors, which provide even more detail about your training Polar FlowThe exclusive Polar Flow service records detailed information about each training session, allowing you to monitor progress and plan further training quickly and effectively Buy Polar Training from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.

Polar V800 Reviews

We’re looking for your reviews of Polar V800, so whether you’ve bought one, tried one, broken one, sold one, would love one, or hate one…we want to know. It’s your views and opinions that really help customers to make a purchase, so if you have any thoughts on this product after trying or buying it, just share your story in the comments section below. It genuinely will help another biker decide if Polar V800 is the right product or whether they need another GPS product.

With over 101 products to choose from it can be tough to make the right choice, which is why reading Polar V800 reviews will help others to make an informed decision on the key factors from it’s price, quality, durability and it’s also important to mention your experience with the retailer too. Service provided by the retailer is really helpful for other users to share, as we can learn to avoid those that provide bad service. That said, as mentioned, at My Bike Reviews we only recommend a retailer if we have personally used them on several occasions and can vouch for their level of service. This is why you’ll only tend to find reviews on products from retailers like Chain Reaction Cycles, Evans Cycles, Wiggle and the like. If you know of a cycle shop that you’ve had an excellent experience from then please feel free to comment below, we’re always looking to expand in order to improve our reviews, be it on GPS or any other cycling gear.

Polar V800 key specs

Brand Polar
Product name Polar V800
Product ID 545068UK
Price £261.99
Colour Black