Peloton’s new Heart Rate Band works with all Peloton products as well as compatible third-party devices.

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Peloton unveiled it on Monday new heart rate bar, a heart rate monitor equipped with optical sensors designed to be worn on the forearm. The device is available for purchase after rumors surfaced that the manufacturer of a high-end ergometer, which is entering the market of wearable devices with a heart rate monitor with a hand strap. since last June.

Heart Rate Band retails on Peloton’s website for $ 90, twice the price of the company’s existing measurement of chest heart rate. The armband relies on optical sensors to measure your heart rate, and the display has five LED lights that show the area of ​​heart rate in which you are during exercise.

It connects via Bluetooth in all Peloton products, including the Peloton application, Bike, Bike +, Tread and the upcoming manual. You can also use it with third-party products that support standard Bluetooth heart rate monitor profiles, according to a Peloton press release.

The device is available in large and small sizes and is now available in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany and Australia.

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