The Microsoft Band 2 can now be purchased in Ireland from Argos in selected stores or reserved,fans of the first iteration will surely be looking for the new model,The Band 2 which is still not available from the Irish Microsoft store will set you back €254.99 in any size..

See your daily step count, distance, calorie burn and heart rate with a simple tap. Also view favourite fitness activity, text, email and calendar alerts on your wrist without having to use your phone. Use the Microsoft Health mobile app and web dashboard to review summaries of your activities and actionable insights to help you live healthier.




  • Healthier living is easier with microsoft band. With a continuous optical heart rate monitor, your band tracks your heart rate, steps, stairs climbed, calorie burn, exercise and sleep quality.
  • Continuous heart rate monitor tracks your heart rate, calorie burn, and sleep quality.
  • Works with windows phone, android and iPhone.
  • Get email, text, calendar, and call alerts on the go.
  • Tracking for running, biking, golf, and more.
  • Wrist monitor.
  • W6.1, D2.2cm.
  • Rechargeable (included).


Also to note if this is not for you and want to enter the wearable end of things you can but the first instalment of the  band for just €101,99 which is not a bad price to pay considered the package..

By Jim O Brien/CEO

CEO and expert in transport and Mobile tech. A fan 20 years, mobile consultant, Nokia Mobile expert, Former Nokia/Microsoft VIP,Multiple forum tech supporter with worldwide top ranking,Working in the background on mobile technology, Weekly radio show, Featured on the RTE consumer show, Cavan TV and on TRT WORLD. Award winning Technology reviewer and blogger. Security and logisitcs Professional.

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