Compatibility of Polar H6 / H7 Heart Rate Sensor

How do I measure heart rate with Polar H6 and Polar H7 heart rate sensor?

You need to have a mobile phone or other receiving device that fully supports Bluetooth Smart (Bluetooth 4.0) and its standardized heart rate service. At the moment we recommend only the following iOS and Android products.
 

iOS products (iOS 9.0 or later)

•    iPad (3rd & 4th generation)
•    iPad mini
•    iPhone 4S
•    iPhone 5
•    iPhone 5C
•    iPhone 5S
•    iPhone 6
•    iPhone 6 Plus
•    iPhone 6S
•    iPhone 6S Plus
•    iPhone 7
•    iPhone 7 Plus
•    iPhone SE
•    iPod touch (5th generation)

Android products  (Android 4.3 or later)

•    Alcatel One Touch Hero2
•    Alcatel Onetouch Idol 2S
•    Honor 6
•    Honor 7
•    Honor 8
•    HTC Desire 816
•    HTC One
•    HTC One M8
•    HTC One Max
•    HTC One Mini
•    HTC One Mini 2
•    Huawei Ascend P7
•    Huawei Ascend P7 mini
•    Huawei Ascend Y530
•    Huawei P9
•    LG F70
•    LG G Flex 
•    LG G Vista
•    LG G2
•    LG G2 Mini
•    LG G3 
•    LG G3 S 
•    LG G4
•    LG G4 
•    LG L70
•    LG L90
•    LG Nexus 4
•    LG Nexus 5
•    Motorola Moto E 
•    Motorola Moto E (2015)
•    Motorola Moto G
•    Motorola Moto G (2015)
•    Motorola Moto X
•    Motorola Moto X (2014)
•    Motorola Moto X Force
•    Oneplus One
•    Oneplus Two
•    Oneplus Three
•    Oneplus 3T
•    Samsung Galaxy A5
•    Samsung Galaxy J5
•    Samsung Galaxy Note II
•    Samsung Galaxy Note III
•    Samsung Galaxy Note IV
•    Samsung Galaxy S3
•    Samsung Galaxy S4
•    Samsung Galaxy S5
•    Samsung Galaxy S6
•    Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
•    Samsung Galaxy S7
•    Samsung Galaxy Trend 2
•    Samsung S4 Mini
•    Samsung S5 active
•    Samsung S5 Mini
•    Samsung S5 Neo
•    Sony Xperia Z1
•    Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
•    Sony Xperia Z2
•    Sony Xperia Z3
•    Sony Xperia Z3 compact
 

- You can also use H7 with Polar heart rate monitor using GymLink data transfer, e.g. FT40, RS300X, CS400. See all compatible training computers from here.

Currently Polar H6 and Polar H7 are not compatible with Windows phones.

What application should I use?

Polar Beat is a great application we recommend for the H6 / H7 sensor. It's a training and exercise application that goes beyond just recording your workouts.
With it, you can PLAN your training before you get started, TRAIN at the right intensity, ANALYZE and understand your training session, and SHARE your results with friends.

Download Polar Beat at the Apple App Store.

Download Polar Beat at Google play.

Extra features can be purchased from the application.

Polar H7 can be purchased via Polar Beat application at Polar web shop or from a Polar retailer, if available in your country.

What about in-app purchases?

With in-app purchase you can step up your training with Polar Smart Coaching. See more on Polar Beat features.

Download Polar Beat at the Apple App Store. Extra features can be purchased from the application.

Polar H7 can be purchased via Polar Beat application from Polar web shop or from Polar retailer network, if available in your country.
 

Polar Beat cannot be installed to iPod Nano (7th generation)

iPad supports Polar Beat as iPhone application.

Are there other compatible applications?

Other than Polar Beat, the following applications seem to work together with H6 / H7:
  • Endomondo
  • Cardio Mapper
  • Runtastic
  • iSmooth Run

Check that your receiving device is compatible with the application.