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[Q] Heart Rate Monitor doesn't work on dark skin

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Originally Posted by Tek12x View Post
Has anyone heard of this or have test to see if it's true? I want to get a G2n but I've read that that the heart rate monitor doesn't work on dark skin and that Samsung is aware of this.
That's what I been talking bout! I try to so people what it can do and I'm always looking crazy.
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I had that issue then though when I check someone s pulse I check from bottom wrist . So I turned watch on the palm side of my hand and bam worked no issue

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