Scosche has released myTREK (IPTM model), a wireless heart rate monitor and application for the iPhone and iPod touch .
The myTREK, enabled for Bluetooth, a comfortable armband is designed to be set on the muscular portion of the forearm of the user and provides a monitoring and volume control. No need for a chest strap and cables.
The myTREK uses two LEDs in combination with a photo sensor to detect changes in blood pressure of the user to accurately measure the pulse. Its built-in accelerometer allows you to adjust the movement during the heartbeat to a very accurate measurement of pulse and calories burned.
By linking the Scosche myTREK with an iPhone or iPod touch and download the free application, then users can start making a pulse monitor. Users can also track their statistics, such as pulse, calories burned, distance / speed , duration of training and overall progress in the integrated calendar feature.
The Scosche myTREK provides audio information in real time during training and allows the user to control music. Its internal battery provides up to 5 hours of training time. It is available for 129.99 $.