Updates

Hi there, welcome to Polar Updates. It’s nice to see you here! This is the place where you’ll hear all the latest news about releases, new features and enhancements we have come up with at Polar. We also want to share with you what we have on deck for future updates. Whenever we’ve got something to tell you we’ll send you a notification at Flow; this way you’ll never miss a post.

Team Polar

23/06/2016

Polar Beat 2.0.1 release for iOS

Many of our Beat 2.0 users reported about the issue that the screen doesn’t stay on during training. We have now fixed the issue for Beat iOS users too. With version 2.0.1 you can now add the distance after indoor running and the connection with Apple Health is fixed.

Check the whole list of fixes from the Polar Beat Release Notes.

Happy training!

Team Polar

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21/06/2016

Polar Beat 2.0.1 release for Android

Last week we released the new refreshed Beat 2.0! We got feedback that the screen doesn’t stay on during your training sessions. Now, the version 2.0.1 brings a solution for this and the screen stays on, unless you choose to turn it off. The same fix for iOS Beat is in the pipeline too, and we’ll release it as soon as possible.

Keep up with the fixes and enhancements from the Polar Beat Release Notes.

 

Happy training!

Team Polar

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21/06/2016

Polar A300 firmware update

The new version 1.2.134 of the A300 software includes small bug fixes which were mainly reported by you. In addition to the warning sound which was removed from the inactivity alert, we also fixed the charging indicator which wasn’t working properly.

Full list of the other bugs that we fixed in this release can be found from the Polar A300 Release Notes.

 

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16/06/2016

A new sleek Polar Beat 2.0

new Beat iconA fresh and clean with new intuitive design, Polar Beat offers an accurate training companion for athletes on the go and a simple solution to introduce beginners to heart rate based training. The app works with the Polar H7 Heart rate sensor via Bluetooth Smart and when connected, it provides live, accurate heart rate data for the user to follow.

You have now also more than 100 sports to choose from if you’re signed in to Flow! You can also plan training targets, train at the right intensity, understand the impact of a workout and accurately track calories burned. Read more

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07/06/2016

Polar M400 firmware update

The Polar M400 firmware 1.8.500 update includes a bunch of usage enhancing bug fixes. For example, we’ve enabled the possibility to read, scroll and dismiss notifications when the buttons are locked.   Also we fixed the error which might have come up during the pre-training mode if you had multiple targets for the same day.  Read more

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06/06/2016

Polar Flow – Update to supported web browsers

Dear Polar Flow user, as we have informed our users who are running an old browser version on their computer, the support for the previous browser versions is ending. This been said, now is the time to update to the latest one as old versions are no longer actively supported.

It is recommended to always use the latest version of the browser as they include the most recent security updates. Also, in the future, our web service will have features that require the latest browser versions and usage of older browser versions may lead to situations where the web service might not work properly. Read more

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18/05/2016

Polar V800 bug fix update

The version 1.7.27 of the V800 software includes a fix for set targets. It fixes an error which might pop up when you have more than one target for the same day on your V800. This release also fixes occasional crashes that occurred when the training sessions with power sensors were paused.

To keep track of all the bug fixes for V800, check out the Release Notes for Polar V800.

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18/05/2016

Polar V650 software update with Flow app support

It’s here; the Polar V650 now syncs with the Polar Flow app.

Update your Polar V650 software to version 1.4.5 using FlowSync, check that you have the latest Flow app on your mobile and you’re ready to analyze your training sessions on the go!

You can find detailed instructions how to sync you training sessions with the Polar Flow app from the How do I sync my Polar V650 with the Polar Flow app? -support document. Read more

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16/05/2016

Route import from 3rd party services to Polar Flow

We’re so excited to share today’s Flow update with you guys! From today onwards, you can import saved routes from 3rd party services to Polar Flow web service.  You can import either GPX or TCX files that are a maximum file size of 25 MB. After importing the wanted routes to Flow, you can sync them to your Polar V800 and Polar V650. To get some guidance during your journey, check out the route guidance instructions from your training device user manual. Read more

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