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Timex T5J031 - A review of a best selling heart rate monitor

Updated on April 30, 2014
The Timex T5J031 heart rate monitor
The Timex T5J031 heart rate monitor

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At last, simplicity, quality and just the right amount of features in a heart monitor. The Timex T5J031

If you're reading this hub, I’m sure you know how important a good heart rate monitor is.

*** BREAKING NEWS: Huge discount on the Timex T5J031.

Whether you’re pounding the pavement, tearing it up on the treadmill or braving some tough hills on a bike, monitoring your heart rate can really help in achieving your fitness goals.

And, If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably found the number of heart monitors on the market and choices to be daunting.

Some have so many features that you’d need to be a computer science graduate to figure out how to use them!

Well, I want to share with you a fantastic heart monitor, manufactured by Timex, which could be exactly what you’re looking for.

The Timex T5J031 is one of the world’s best selling heart monitors.

Don’t believe me?

The Timex T5J031 has spent an amazing 800+ days in Amazon’s Top 100 selling products.

So what makes the Timex T5J031 so special?

Well, I think it’s down to a few key qualities:


The Timex T5J031 is dead easy to use.

Once you’ve worked out with it, you’ll be able to use it over and over with no problems.

Chuck from Columbus Ohio says:

“... using it [is] simple and I can remember how to use it without having to refresh my memory by repeatedly rereading the manual.”

Unlike many competing heart rate monitors, the batteries can be changed without the need to send it back and pay for new batteries from the manufacturer.


Timex may not be a high end fashion brand like Rolex, but there is no doubting the quality of their products.

With a history stretching back over 150 years, their products have stood the test of time and the Timex T5J031 heart monitor is no exception

Just the right number of features

Even if you want to do a little more than just monitor your heart rate, the Timex T5J031 allows you to:

  • Track your average heart rate and pre-set target heart rate zones with data for time spent within that zone and alarms
  • Display data for calories burned and offers a recovery timer that measures your heart rate after a timed recovery during or after your workout.

The price?

Amazon are offering one of the best prices on the Timex T5J031 too.

You’ll be heard pressed to get the Timex T5J031 any cheaper or find a better value for money heart monitor.

Have a peek below, Amazon are selling this heart monitor at an absolutely jaw-dropping discount.

It's no wonder that this is one of Amazon's best selling items.

So what are you waiting for?

Click through to the Amazon website, read some of the reviews and good luck with your purchase!

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