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Polar FT1

Polar FT1
alaAverage 4.3

250 reviews

Nov, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 250 reviews of Polar FT1. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Healthcare for all reviews. Reviews about the memory and size are overall positive. The reliability and price also get good views. There are some mixed opinions about the design.

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On average, users rate this product 84/100 and experts rate this product 86/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 61 user reviews of Polar FT1 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Healthcare on Views about the size and design are generally positive. The reliability and price also get good feedback.

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This summary is based on the product: POLAR FT1 Heart Rate Monitor

Nov, 2015

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Polar FT1 Review


Polar FT1 review by ConsumerSearch. Pros and cons on this Polar Heart Rate Monitor with user reviews and ratings.

Easy to use

May, 2011

Consumer review by: Julie (

Good reports from the gift receiver


I bought this as a gift for my sister who is starting running, with an aim to competing in the future. She has found it very easy to use and that it does what it promises, and is confident that it'll help her in her training and focus for future...

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: jane (

best purchase bought


this is brilliant for people having cardio exercises,like me.has made my life alot less worrying

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: Anonymous (

Ok for the price


I've used this about 4 times so far.....i'm not fully convinced! It tends to stay at one heart rate & suddenly goes up to a level which i know is incorrect because i'm still warming up! Once it's had a chance to settle, it seems to work ok. I find the...

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: ps (

Does what is says


Second one I have had . Better fitting strap than the previous one.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Nina (

Ideal first HRM


Very reliable heart rate monitor, ideal for beginners

May, 2012

Consumer review by: Cozzy (

Straightforward Device but good quality


Built to a high standard this Polar monitor gives me all the info I need. Yes if you are more of a perfectionaist, then downloading it to a PCor more memory would be great, but it's great for me. Added bonues (don't know if it's particular to Polar...

May, 2012

Consumer review by: Sandy (

Did exactly what I wanted


After reading the reviews, I decided to purchase the F1, it was just what I needed to help with my Interval Training at the gym, works well with the cross training equipment too.

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: ekb (



Monitors heart rate and is compatible with our tunturi treadmill. No fancy functions, but that 's not what we needed it for.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Sarah (

Easy to use


I purchased this after reading several user reviews and am not disappointed. It took me a few minutes to work out how to use which for a gadget phobe like me was pretty quick. Provides a useful guide to average and max heart rate and time spent...

Jan, 2012