The Under Armour E39 Compression Shirt With Biometric Capabilities | STACK

The Under Armour E39 Compression Shirt With Biometric Capabilities

March 3, 2011

At this year's NFL Combine, top collegiate football players showcased their skills and talents for the benefit of professional coaches and scouts.

A talented new performer this year—prominent and surprising to many observers—was Under Armour’s prototype compression shirt, the E39, which incorporates monitoring technology to capture, measure and record the wearer’s heart rate, breathing rate, skin temperature, force generated and direction.

Data from the E39 can be transmitted via Bluetooth to a computer or smart phone, so athletes and trainers can study and evaluate it for the purpose of refining their training methods.

Only 10 percent or so of the more than 300 Combine participants sported the Iron Man-like shirt. The bad news is that most athletes—Julio Jones and Cam Newton were exceptions—will have to wait until 2012 to benefit from it.

FROM AROUND THE WEB

In the video below, Under Armour team members take a deeper dive into the technology and benefits of the E39. For more updates and info on the product’s release date, head to underarmour.com.

Source:  underarmour.com
Photos:  Cleveland.com, mysanantonio.com

 

Topics: UNDER ARMOUR
Matt Siracusa
Matt Siracusa
More Cool Stuff You'll Like

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Eight Recap

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Eight Preview

Real Athlete Reviews: Under Armour Charge BB

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Six Recap

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Four Recap

Stephen Curry's "Away" Anatomix Spawn PE

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 13 Recap

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 12 Recap

Cam Newton's Under Armour Cleat Available April 17

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Seven Preview

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 13 Preview

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Seven Recap

Check Out Under Armour's Alter Ego Highlight Cleats

Under Armour's Armour39 Helps Athletes Get Better

Previewing the Armour39

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Five Preview

STACK Battle of the Brands Semifinals Recap

Under Armour Releases Veterans Day Kicks

STACK Battle of the Brands Championship Preview

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Five Recap

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 14 Preview

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 9 Preview

The Under Armour Highlight MC Football Cleat

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 11 Recap

STACK Battle of the Brands Semifinals

Real Athlete Reviews: Under Armour Spine Bionic

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 9 Recap

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 10 Recap

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 6 Preview

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Four Preview

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 10 Preview

Under Armour Presents: UA Gameday Armour

STACK Battle of the Brands Week Three Preview

Under Armour Launches ClutchFit Technology

STACK Battle of the Brands Week 11 Preview