LifeBEAM bicycling helmet monitors your heart rate, calories, and performance

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LifeBEAM-helmet-1The LifeBEAM bicycling helmet has an all weather compatible “advanced optical” sensor in the helmet to collect data on your heart rate, calories and performance. But the best thing about this helmet is that you are not tied down to communicating that data to only one device or app. This helmet will transmit the data via Bluetooth 4.0 or ANT+ to your phone, fitness watch or cycling computer devices, like those from Garmin, Suunto, Timex, Adidas, Mio Technology, PapaGo, etc. (see complete list here) and apps like Endomondo Sports Tracker, iRunner, iBiker, iCardio, Map My Ride, Samsung S Health, and Garmin Fit. To connect to your phone you will need an iPhone 4S or newer or an Android phone running 4.3 or later. It sells for $229 from LifeBEAM’s website. Pilots, astronauts, and special forces were LifeBEAM’s first clients using their biosensors. So, if they’ve successfully used LifeBEAM’s biosensors in extreme environments, I suppose it should also work for us common folk.

 

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  • Robert Glaziou October 31, 2014, 7:16 pm

    I contact LifeBeam regarding the helmet, your article say that the price was $85. In reality the price is $229, big difference !?!?

    Omry Czapnik (LifeBEAM)
    Oct 30 15:45
    Hi,
    Bikesportz are the official distributors of Lazersports and the Genesis LifeBEAM helmet.
    Article made a mistake.
    Regards,

    That’s from LifeBeam ???? This been happening on a few articles in the pass.

    Thank you for your time, Robert Glaziou

    P.S. The Gadgeteer is still the best place to see it all, long life !!!

  • Kathleen Chapman October 31, 2014, 8:56 pm

    I apologize! I checked the price a couple of times and I think the first time I put the price into my article it was correct, then something I saw later made me change it to the incorrect price. Wow, big mistake on my part!! Sorry about that!

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