The Polar Ignite Watch is a waterproof fitness watch with advanced wrist-based heart rate sensor and integrated GPS. It's a cost effective option with all the necessity functions you'd want from a running watch while offering all the functions you'd want from a fitness watch.
If you're looking for more advanced metrics, faster processing speed, power meter compatibility, payment methods, triathlon mode and all the bells-and-whistles Polar has to offer, you may want to look at the Vantage M or V within Polar's range. But for a reliable, general everyday GPS watch, the Polar Ignite is a great option.
It's a slick looking unit with colour touchscreen display and single side button. The Ignite features Polar's best optical heart rate sensor on the back, the Precision Prime sensor. The unit has an expected GPS battery of up to 17hrs.
- Measurements: 43 x 43 x 8.5 mm
- Weight: 35g with wristband, 21g without wristband
- Display: Color touch display (IPS TFT) with ambient light sensor (ALS), resolution 204 X 204.Dragontrail glass lens.
- Battery: Battery life up to 17 h in training mode (GPS and wrist-based heart rate), up to 5 days in watch mode with continuous heart rate tracking.
- Materials: Glass fiber reinforced polymer case.Stainless steel bezel and button.
- Wristbands: Small: wrist circumference 130-185 mm/Medium/Large wrist circumference 155-210 mm.
- Satellite systems: GPS and Glonass. Assisted GPS for fast fix times.
- Connectivity: Bluetooth Low Energy(BLE).Custom USB cable for charging and data synchronization.
- Watch: Time and Date .Alarm with snooze.Stopwatch and countdown timer.
- Sensors: Compatible with Polar BLE heart rate sensors.
- Stand alone mode: Can be set up & used without other devices or connections.To access all features, functionalities connect your watch to Polar Flow
- Water Resistance: Water Resistant 30m(ISO 22810,suitable for swimming)
- Sleep Plus stages: Follow your sleep stages and get insights to your sleep quality.
- FitSpark daily training guide: Get ready-made daily workouts that match your recovery, readiness and training history
- Running index: Get an estimate of your running VO2max and see how your running performance is developing.
- Phone notifications: Stay connected with notifications from your phone.Get alerts for incoming calls, messages, emails, calendar events and more.
- Serene breathing exercise: Relax your body and calm down your mind with the help of a guided breathing exercise.
- Sport profiles: Polar Ignite supports over 100 different sports. Add your favourite sports to your watch in Polar Flow.
- Smart Calories: Know exactly how much calories you have burned based on your weight, height, age, gender, your individual maximum heart rate (HRmax)
- Advanced wrist - based heart rate : Polar Ignite tracks heart rate with Precision Prime sensor fusion technology
- Continuous Heart Rate: Get a comprehensive view on how your heart behaves.Continuous HRM gives you accurate calorie burn and activity data.
- Nightly recharge: See how well you recover from your day during the night.
- Activity Guide: Stay on the move everyday.Polar Ignite gives you a personalized daily activity goal that motivates to keep moving throughout the day.
- Fitness test: Test your fitness level easily in just 5 minutes without breaking a sweat.
- Swimming metrics: Follow your progress in the pool - It automatically detects your heart rate, swimming style, distance, pace, strokes and rest times.
- Running program: Get a personal and adaptive training plan that fits you and your goals.
- Training benefit: Get motivating feedback immediately after training describing the effect of the session.
- Works with Polar Club: If your Gym uses Polar Club group heart rate system, you can use Polar Ignite to display your heart rate on the screen.
- Training Load Pro : Quantify the strain of your training session and see how your training strains your body.
- In the Box : Polar Ignite fitness watch, Charging cable, Polar Ignite user manual and information note.
|Bike Speed Sensor||No|
|Bike Cadence Sensor||No|
|Data Transfer||Automatic / Bluetooth|
|Steps & Distance||Yes|
|Heart Rate Sensor||Wrist-based|
|Suitable for Swimming||Yes|