Wahoo Tickr X is a fitness tracker which is to be worn around the chest. The heart rate monitor can be used to track your heart rate and other training activities such as running, cycling etc. It does the function of a heart rate monitor and accelerometer as well.
Best of Wahoo Tickr X Heart Rate Monitor Features
It supports both ANT+ and Bluetooth connectivity. You can connect the chest strap to your Smartphone by using Bluetooth connectivity. It also supports ANT+ connectivity. This feature can be used to connect the chest strap with other compatible devices.
You can also utilize both Bluetooth connectivity and ANT+ connectivity at the same time. This means you can use an ANT+ wristwatch and at the same time, data can be transferred to your Smartphone.
The Sensor has LED’s, one shows it is connected to your Smartphone and another shows that it has started detecting your heart rate.
Wahoo Fitness App
Wahoo itself has many fitness apps. But it also syncs well with many other popular apps like My Fitness Pal, Garmin Connect, Strava, Training Peaks and many more.
It can track five different activities: running, cycling, treadmill, static cycling and spin class.
Usually, a heart rate monitor requires a foot pod to measure your activities. But Wahoo Tick X can track your movements without a foot pod. It can calculate your speed, distance and space. It also monitors your cadence, smoothness, ground contact, oscillations etc.
Heart Rate Zone
It is capable of measuring your resting heart rate. You can set the intensity of your workout based on your resting heart rate.
Wahoo Tickr X allows you to set your own heart rate zones. If you go beyond your heart rate zone the device will alert you.
The chest strap is soft and comfortable to wear and can be adjusted easily.
The unique feature of the heart rate monitor is its built-in storage. Wahoo Tickr X Heart Rate Monitor can store up to 16 hours of your activity in the device itself which can be uploaded late. So you need not carry your fitness watch or Smartphone while going for a workout.
Wahoo Tickr X Heart Rate Monitor has a replaceable battery which usually lasts for 12 months. It uses a CR2032 battery.
It is waterproof up to 5 feet.
Wahoo Fitness 7-Minute Workout App
This app will provide you with a 7-minute challenge which can provide you health benefits in very less time by guiding you to do high-intensity workouts.
It also works well with Wahoo Fitness 7-Minute Workout App which is one of the best workout apps.
Indoor Activity Tracking
It can track your treadmill workouts as well as indoor cycling activities on a separate screen. It can track your distance and speed while using a treadmill.
Wahoo app provides 4 week summary of your workout.
Wahoo Running Smoothness
This is a feature which is not present in any of the heart rate monitors. Usually, if you want to know your running smoothness you would need to wear a foot pod or any other additional device. After a running session, Wahoo Tickr X will provide details like your minimum, maximum and average smoothness, left-right, right-left and up-down smoothness, ground contact and running smoothness. This is a good feature for those who are practicing for a marathon or any other running competition.
Frequently Asked Questions on Wahoo Tickr X Heart Rate Monitor
How long does the battery of Wahoo Tickr X Heart Rate Monitor last?
It has a replaceable battery which lasts for about 12 months.
Can it be used as a pedometer?
Yes, It can function as a pedometer too.
Will it track your calories burned?
Yes, Wahoo Tickr X can track your calories burnt.
In what all sizes does the chest strap come?
The chest strap is available only in a single size, but the strap is adjustable and can fit any individual perfectly.