Wearables to support your studies

Choose what best suits your project.
Polar H10
Water-resistant EKG chest-strap, ideal for exercise related studies. Get accurate R-R interval. Not recommended for long-duration (such as sleep studies) or continuous background monitoring as strap may be uncomfortable when worn for prolonged periods.
Data Collected

EKG RR-interval

Garmin vívosmart® 4
Smallest and lightest band option, the vivosmart 4 is ideal for studies that want minimal invasiveness. Waterproof so you don’t need to take it off except to charge. Note, smaller size also means smaller battery, so just be aware of this.
Data Collected

Beat to Beat Interval

Steps

Heart Rate

Oxygen Saturation

Zero Crossings

Accelerometer

Garmin vívomove® 3 series
Includes Luxe and Style. A medium-sized smartwatch that actually looks like a watch. Ideal for participants that want to keep a low-profile. Large battery means 3-ish days without charging. Waterproof 5ATM. Offers full collection capabilities of Garmin devices.
Data Collected

Beat to Beat Interval

Steps

Heart Rate

Oxygen Saturation

Zero Crossings

Respiration

Accelerometer

Garmin Venu™
Light, medium-sized fitness smartwatch with a mid-sized battery means 3 days without charging is no issue. Waterproof 5ATM. Offers full collection capabilities of Garmin devices.
Data Collected

Beat to Beat Interval

Steps

Heart Rate

Oxygen Saturation

Zero Crossings

Respiration

Accelerometer

Garmin vívoactive® 4
Light, medium-sized fitness smartwatch with a mid-sized battery means 3 days without charging is no issue. Waterproof 5ATM. Offers full collection capabilities of Garmin devices.
Data Collected

Beat to Beat Interval

Steps

Heart Rate

Oxygen Saturation

Zero Crossings

Respiration

Accelerometer

Garmin fēnix® 6 series
With a rugged design and massive battery, the fenix 6 series allows for up to a week of continuous monitoring (results may vary depending on frequency and resolution). Offers full collection capabilities of Garmin devices.
Data Collected

Beat to Beat Interval

Steps

Heart Rate

Oxygen Saturation

Zero Crossings

Respiration

Accelerometer

Garmin Forerunner® 245/245M
Lightweight smartwatch designed for running, with a decent sized battery means 3 days without charging is no issue. Waterproof 5ATM.
Data Collected

Beat to Beat Interval

Steps

Heart Rate

Oxygen Saturation

Zero Crossings

Accelerometer

Garmin Forerunner® 945
Lightweight smartwatch designed for running, with a decent sized battery means 3 days without charging is no issue. Waterproof 5ATM.
Data Collected

Beat to Beat Interval

Steps

Heart Rate

Oxygen Saturation

Zero Crossings

Accelerometer

Garmin vívoactive® 3/3M
Light, medium-sized fitness smartwatch with a mid-sized battery means 3 days without charging is no issue. Waterproof 5ATM.
Data Collected

Beat to Beat Interval

Steps

Heart Rate

Zero Crossings

Full list of supported devices

Current list of devices compatible with PhysioQ LabFront and NEO:

GARMIN (Wrist-worn)

All GARMIN devices support Pulse-pulse-interval (aka IBI, RRI), Heart Rate Averages, Accelerometer Averages, and Steps. Additional sensors are labeled with [sensor].
- vívosmart  3
- vívosmart 4  [SpO2]
- vívomove 3  [SpO2]
- vívoactive 3 |  vívoactive 3M  
- vívomove 4  [SpO2] [Respiration]
- Venu [SpO2] [Respiration]
- tactix Charlie  
- tactix Delta [SpO2]
- MARQ [SpO2] [Respiration]
- fēnix 5S plus | fēnix 5 plus
- fēnix 5X plus [SpO2]
- fenix 6 | fenix 6s | fēnix 6 Pro [SpO2] [Respiration]
- Forerunner 245  | Forerunner 245 Music[SpO2]
- Forerunner 945 [SpO2]

POLAR (chest-strap)

- H10 [RRI][EKG Waveform]

POLAR (chest-strap)

XResearch (Chest Wearable)

- X1 Heart Monitor [RRI][EKG Waveform][ACC] <device discontinued>

In the works...

Beurer (finger-tip SpO2)

- PO60 BLE [SpO2]

Continuous Glucose Monitor

Blood Pressure Monitor

We are constantly looking to expand our range of devices but the use of a device is dependent on our partnerships with hardware providers. Please feel free to contact us if there is a device you want to use in your study that is not on the list below and we can work towards fulfilling your request.