Polar V800 vs Qardio QardioCore

Polar V800 Qardio QardioCore

Basic Info

Wear TypeWristbandChest Strap

Activity & Fitness

Activity Yes YesBoth track daily activity
Calories Yes NoPolar V800 provides estimated calorie burned data
Sleep Yes NoPolar V800 monitors your sleep pattern
Heart Rate / Pulse No YesQardio QardioCore has built-in heart rate monitor
External HR Monitor Yes No
Distance Yes NoAccurate running or walking distance tracking with Polar V800
Steps Yes NoPolar V800 counts your steps
Pace Yes No
Speed Yes No
Stairs / Floors Yes NoPolar V800 has built-in altimeter for elevation feature
Exercise Tagging Yes NoOnly Polar V800 provides exercise tagging
Smart Coach Yes NoPolar V800 provides real time fitness coaching
Goal Setting Yes NoSet and keep your own daily or weekly goals with Polar V800
Inactivity Alert Yesn/aPolar V800 helps you stay active with inactivity alert

Additional Features

GPS Yes NoPolar V800 has GPS support
Compassn/an/aBoth don't have a compass
Watch / Clock Yes NoOnly Polar V800 has a watch
Alarm Clock Yes NoPolar V800 has a alarm clock
Reminders No NoBoth don't have reminder
Stopwatch Yes NoPolar V800 has a stopwatch
Music Playbackn/an/aBoth don't have music playback
ReportsActivity, SleepActivity

Smartphone Remote Features

Notifications Yes NoIf you get a phone notification, Polar V800 make an alert for you
Caller ID Yes NoPolar V800 can notify you who is calling
Music Control No NoBoth don't have phone music control
Call Controln/an/aBoth don't have call control
Camera Controln/an/aBoth don't have camera control
Find Phonen/an/aBoth don't have a find phone feature


Duration2 days1 daysPolar V800 battery life is about 2.0 times longer
Battery TypeRechargeable BatteryRechargeable Battery

Physical Specs

Weather Resistance Yes Yes
Waterproof No No
IP RatingWR30n/a
Weight79 grams0.29 gramsQardio QardioCore is 78.71 g lighter

User Interface

DisplayLCD Screen No
Display Sizen/a
Screen Resolution 128х128 pixels
Color Display Non/a
Touch Screen Non/a


Android Yes NoPolar V800 is compatibles with Android phones and tablets
iOS Yes YesBoth compatible iOS devices
OS X/Mac Yes NoPolar V800 compatibles with MacBooks and iMacs
Windows Phone Yes NoPolar V800 compatibles with a range of Windows Phone devices
Windows Yes NoPolar V800 allows you to locate your phone
Web Portal Yes NoPolar V800 allows you upload and view data on the online portal
Social Featuresn/an/aBoth don't have social features


Bluetooth Yes YesBoth have Bluetooth data transfer technology
Wi-Fi No NoBoth don't have Wi-Fi connection
NFC No NoBoth don't have NFC connectivity
ANT+ No NoBoth don't provide ANT+ wireless technology
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