The best brand of heart rate monitor depends on what type of monitor it is. As of 2015, one of the best chest straps is the Wahoo Tickr X, while one of the best running watches is the Garmin Forerunner 225, notes Wareable.
The Wahoo Ticker X is capable of storing 16 hours of heart rate activity. It also features motion analytics that lets users monitor their cycling activity too, notes Wareable. The Garmin Forerunner 225 watch comes with full GPS tracking technology and is water-resistant. The watch also features a highly detailed software setup and comes in both red and black, notes Wareable.