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Runtastic Heart Rate PRO

Turn your iPhone into your personal HEART RATE MONITOR - yep, that’s possible

A fitness app that turns your iDevice into a personal heart rate monitor

Runtastic Heart Rate PRO

by runtastic
Measure your heart beat
Runtastic Heart Rate PRO
Runtastic Heart Rate PRO
$1.99 in the App Store

A fitness app that turns your iDevice into a personal heart rate monitor.

Measure your heart beat.

Measure your heart beat
Set reminder

Set reminder.

What is it about?

Turn your iPhone into your personal HEART RATE MONITOR - yep, that’s possible!

For those who...

  • It’s great for those interested in finding out if their fitness level has improved.

Not for those who...

  • The app requires an iDevice that has a built-in camera and LED flash.

Why we love it

If you’re at all curious what your resting heart rate is, download Runtastic Heart Rate Monitor today. It’s surprisingly consistent, allowing you to accurately measure your progress.

App Screenshots

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App Details

Health & Fitness
Last updated
July 23, 2018
Release date
December 18, 2012
More info

App Store Description

Turn your iPhone into your personal HEART RATE MONITOR - yep, that’s possible!

Everyone’s maximum heart rate is different, and also our resting heart rates vary based on our age and training level. Want to know your resting heart rate or find out how fast your heart is beating after a certain fitness activity? Get Runtastic Heart Rate PRO to not only measure your pulse, but also compare different results, receive reminders for regular HR measurements and benefit from an array of additional features. Whether it’s after a hard training session or before your next exam - we show you how fast your heart is beating. No extra devices necessary, all you need is your iPhone. Easy as pie, right? Go PRO today!

- Unlimited measurements: Determine your heart rate anytime, anywhere & as often as you like
- Use filters: Filter your measurements according to type (resting HR, pre-& post-workout HR, maximum HR)
- Graphs to monitor your progress: Monitor how your resting heart rate develops
- Reminder: Receive automatic notifications for regular HR measurements
- No ads

- Measure your heart rate with your iPhone camera
- Graphs illustrate your measurements
- Different measuring types: resting HR, pre- & post-workout HR, maximum HR
- Upload your results to, compare and analyze your measurements by day, week or year
- Share your HR measurements in social networks like Facebook & Twitter or via email
- Sync HR stats to Apple Health

- Place and lightly hold your (index) finger against the back camera lens and flashlight
- Do not press too hard, otherwise blood circulation will be altered and the results could be
- When using an iPhone or iPad without a flashlight, be sure to take the measurement in a well-lit area (bright daylight works best)
- Remain calm and try not to move too much during the measurement, as this can compromise measurement accuracy
- Do not measure with cold fingers when the blood circulation is poor

Your resting heart rate varies depending on your age and training level. A very fit and athletic person has a lower resting HR than someone who’s hardly active. Eager to know if your fitness level has improved? Measure your heart rate on a regular basis and monitor the progress of your resting heart rate.

Download the Runtastic Heart Rate PRO App today, check your heart rate regularly and show your friends how cool & calm you remain even when in a seemingly stressful situation!

WARNING: This is not a medical product.

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