How useful is a wearable for collecting sleep data?
Comparison with a chest strap HR-monitor
July 16, 2019 - Willem L. Middelkoop
Sleep monitoring is a popular feature of many smartwatches and wearables. Devices like Fitbit, Withings, Apple Watch and Biostrap analyse biometrics during your sleep. These wearables are worn on the wrist and use optical sensors to capture your heart rate. I wondered how the optical sensors would compare to a high resolution chest strap HR-monitor.Continue reading