Polar RCX5 RUN
Polar RCX5 RUN
Top 79%357 points
Top 79%
Top specs and features

Polar RCX5 RUN review: 18 facts and highlights

1. Has a heart rate monitor

A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
Polar RCX5 RUN
57% have it

2. weight

46g
Polar RCX3 GPS: 33g

3. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Polar RCX5 RUN
86% have it

4. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Polar RCX5 RUN
95% have it

5. thickness

11mm
Motorola MOTOACTV: 9.6mm

6. waterproofing maximum depth

These devices will not experience water damage, e.g. in the shower. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.
30m
Casio GWA1000FC-2A: 200m

7. Tracks distance

It tracks how far you travel.
Polar RCX5 RUN
77% have it

8. Measures pace

Measuring pace shows how much time it takes to travel one kilometer or one mile. For example, in running, a 4 minute kilometer would be a very good pace.
Polar RCX5 RUN
70% have it

9. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Polar RCX5 RUN
91% have it

10. Counts how many calories you have burnt

This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.
Polar RCX5 RUN
70% have it

11. Includes access to online portal

Your tracking data is uploaded via your smartphone or computer, and is available to view on the manufacturer’s online portal in the form of reports and graphs.
Polar RCX5 RUN
64% have it

12. height

46mm
Leikr: 40.4mm

13. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Polar RCX5 RUN
89% have it

14. Has a stopwatch

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
Polar RCX5 RUN
78% have it

15. Tracks steps taken

It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
Polar RCX5 RUN
57% have it

16. width

41.3mm
TomTom Runner: 35.6mm

17. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Polar RCX5 RUN
26% have it

18. Has social features

Friends using the same app can be integrated with your account, allowing you to compete with them. This increases your motivation and makes it more enjoyable.
Polar RCX5 RUN
64% have it

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