Garmin HRM-Tri Heart Rate Monitor
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- COMPACT AND COMFORTABLE - HRM-Tri is the smallest and lightest heart rate monitor from Garmin. Designed with rounded edges and no exposed seams, the strap remains comfortable during extended hours of training.
- SWIM HEART RATE1 - Stores up to 20 hours of heart rate data during swims, then forwards it to a compatible device at the end of the session. It also sends real-time heart rate to the watch when the monitor is out of the water
- RUNNING DYNAMICS2 - Provides feedback on running form by measuring cadence, vertical oscillation and ground contact time when paired with a compatible device
- BATTERY LIFE - Lasts for 10 months (assuming 1 hour/day use) with user-replaceable CR2032 battery.
- Includes - HRM-Tri, manuals. Supports heart rate variability and advanced heart rate features
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Enhance your triathlon experience by pairing HRM-Tri with Forerunner 920XT. Stores heart rate data when underwater, then forwards it to the 920XT. Garmin's smallest and lightest module fits within the width of the strap. Soft, rounded edges and covered seams make the strap super-comfortable out of the water, too. Forerunning, provides feedback on running form (cadence, vertical oscillation and ground contact time). Capable of storing up to 20 hours of heart rate data.
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It works as advertised! I've run with it a few times now, including an 11+ mile run. I hardly know it's there. No irritation at all. Of equal importance, my HR, cadence, vertical oscillation, and ground contact time are all consistent with the data I was getting from the HRM-Run. It's not only comfortable, but trustworthy.
I will never swim with it, but I look forward to many long, comfortable runs and bike rides. Thanks, Garmin!
So when this HRM came out I was excited because one of its capabilities (primarily for swimming, where water will block the ANT+ signal) is to record HR data when a watch/etc is out of range and then later dump it all to the watch. I am happy to report it works as advertised with my Garmin Fenix3 watch. One important thing to note is that you MUST START THE ACTIVITY ON YOUR WATCH WITH THE HRM CONNECTED (IN RANGE). When you get done, you stop the activity on your watch and it will give you the option to look for and download stored data. Sometimes I have to try a second time but I've never lost a stored workout. This HRM accurately records the R-R data that FirstBeat requires.
I've found this HRM-Tri to be more comfortable than the Garmin HRM-Run I was using before. The elastic strap part feels more robust and that, plus the silicon-like rings on the contact patches, mean this stays in place more than the HRM-Run. It's less annoying overall on long, sweaty workouts than the HRM-Run.
One downside to the HRM-Tri over the HRM-Run is that the electronic sensor part does not pop off like it does on the HRM-Run. As a result, you have to hand wash the Tri once every seven uses while the Run you can toss the strap in the wash on gentle.
I do not swim so I can't comment on that use.
Overall I'm extremely pleased with this item.
2016/01/14 edit -- I've noticed in FirstBeat Athlete that for the same runs, the HRM-Tri tends to have a noticeably higher error % than the HRM-Run. For example, on a 30-min treadmill run the Tri error rate is typically around 12-18% while the Run is 2-6%. There is no immediate obvious downside to this outcome so for now I am not docking a star on the Tri.
2016/03/25 edit -- I'm bumping down to 4 stars for two reasons. First, as mentioned in my edit above, the Tri gets a higher error rate during "connected" activities where the watch is in range the whole time. I've come to realize that FB Athlete seems to not count error periods or count them as less. The net effect is that given the same stats (same time, distance, avg HR on a treadmill) runs with the Tri seem to be rated slightly less intense which I believe is due to its higher error rate. So for normal running, I tend to stick with the HRM-Run. Second, the HRM-Tri gives very high error rates in FB Athlete (40-55%) when I use it in disconnected mode during competitive sports.
i will try and update this review if i remember in like 6 mos or a year and let you know but this really seems like a massive upgrade.
fyi, i use it with my fenix 3 and bike 510.
Update as of August 19, 2017, experienced some chaffing on my chest from the strap.