Zephyr HxM Bluetooth Heart Rate Monitor
The Zephyr HxM™ Bluetooth heart rate monitor solution takes personal fitness monitoring to a new level. With the rechargeable Zephyr HxM Bluetooth heart rate monitor you get real-time feedback including heart rate, R-R, Calories, speed and distance, combined with a focus on a low-hassle, intuitive user interface provides a motivating and entertaining experience. A very popular Bluetooth heart rate monitor belt for Android phones.
Bluetooth Heart Rate Monitor code : 9600.0112
Zephyr HxM Bluetooth heart rate monitor (Android phones)
Zephyr HxM Bluetooth - what is it? It is a Bluetooth 2 compatible heart rate monitor with a RECHARGEBALE battery (making it one of our best selling Bluetooth 2 heart rate monitors)
Have you got a Blackberry, Android Smartphone or Symbian smartphone ? Chances are the ZephyrHxM Bluetooth heart rate monitor belt will work with it. So if you would like to add heart rate monitoring to your Mobile device, then the Zephyr HxM Bluetooth heart rate monitor belt could be for you.
Note, this HxM uses Bluetooth 2. If you have a phone with Bluetooth 4 (Smart Ready) then please follow this link - SMART READY heart rate monitors
The Zephyr HxM Bluetooth is a heart rate monitor and speed and distance sensor that sends data to a mobile device via Bluetooth ® transmission. It can be used with any compatible mobile device with relevant application installed to give real-time heart rate and running speed and distance data. A list of current popular heart rate monitor applications and platforms is shown towards the bottom of this page.
The Zephyr™ HxM Bluetooth heart rate monitor integrates Smart Fabric sensor technology into fabric-based garment components, capturing high-quality data on heart rate, heart rate variability, stress, speed & distance. The Zephyr™ HxM Bluetooth heart rate monitor is comfortable, robust and able to withstand extreme movement. Fabric sensors are easily incorporated into garment manufacturing processes.
The Zephyr HxM Bluetooth heart rate monitor sensor has advanced DSP analysis and analogue electronics to extract crisp heart rate data and a 3 axis solid state accelerometer.
Latest update : Jan 2012 : Compatible with the Sony Ericsson Xperia S smart phone
Main Features - Zephyr HxM Bluetooth heart rate monitor sensor
- Heart Rate,R-R, Calories using fabric sensors
- Wireless data transfer via Bluetooth ®
- Rechargeable Transmitter - (The only rechargeable HR Transmitter that we sell)
- Speed, Distance and Stride count are supported options - no Foot Pod required.
- Soft Strap technology - designed for a comfortable fit even for extended periods of use.
- Developed for NASA and US special operations.
- Compatible with new SportsTracklive APP for Android devices (click here for sample from Sportstracklive website)
- Supported by MANY OTHER Android APPS with BLUETOOTH support.
- Compatible with the Sony Ericsson Xperia S smart phone
- The product supports Bluetooth ® wireless communication, offering the versatility for a wide range of applications using mobile devices, gaming consoles and internet applications.
The Zephyr™ Bluetooth™ HxM heart rate monitor device opens up excellent opportunities for mobile phone or Wii-based fitness, wellness and gaming applications with the BT HxM SDK.
Apps currently compatible with the Zephyr HxM Bluetooth 2 HRM belt
- Latest live list updated from Zephyr here
- Sportstracklive - Android application, free and paid versions.
- Endomondo - Android application.
- Run GPS (Germany) - application.
- Athlosoft (Switzerland) - application.
- Bike Dashboard (Australia) - freeware, donation appreciated.
- eCoach - Open Source project for Nokia N900.
- Zephyropen - Open Source project for HxM.
- PLEASE NOTE - does NOT work with Runkeeper. (the Zephyr HxM BLuetooth 4 Smart Ready does support RunKeeper on iPhone 4s / 5)
A video presentation of Sportstracklive and the Zephyr HxM Bluetooth heart rate monitor
This short extract was taken from Endomondo APP website in Feb 2012 "At the moment we support Bluetooth heart rate integration on most Android, Blackberry and Symbian phones. More specifically: Android 2.x, Blackberry, Symbian (OS series 60, vers. 9.3 rel. 3.2, 9.4 rel. 5 and Symbian^3), but we are working on integrating it on our other Endomondo Sports Tracker applications as well. (Not all Android phones that have been upgraded to OS 2.x are supported e.g. Samsung Spica is not supported)"
|Transmission system||Bluetooth 2|
|Battery Type in Watch/Unit||Sealed - rechargeable|