Garmin’s most popular running watches just got an upgrade. It is much more than a fitness tracker. This time Garmin has brought two fitness trackers, Garmin Forerunner 245 and Forerunner 245 Music
Design & Display:
Garmin Forerunner 245 has a sunlight-readable color display and five-button navigation. The display has Gorilla Glass protection, which is scratch resistance. It has a 1.2 inches display with a screen resolution of 240 x 240 pixels. Its screen is easy to read even in sunlight, at night, or even when you are running.
Forerunner 245 is available in music version also which enables you to store up to 500 songs on watch and you can also sync music to Spotify or Deezer.
Forerunner 245 tracks your heartbeat 24×7, allowing you to monitor resting heart rate, a valuable metric that can be used to gauge fitness level as well as tell when you are getting sick. It has a sensor to calculate all-day stress level and it’s new body battery metric tracks overall energy reserves. It also tracks your sleep, it breaks down sleep into stages: deep, light, REM, and awake.
It has a built-in compass and GPS tracking, which will help you whenever you feel you are lost.
Garmin has improved battery life in GPS mode, as it offers 24 hours battery in GPS mode. It has UltraTrac mode which periodically turns off GPS to [reserves battery and uses the accelerometer to measure distance. In smartwatch mode, battery life is about 7 days.
Price: As Garmin watches are costly, this edition is also cost you $300 for Forerunner 245 and $350 for Forerunner 245 Music.
That’s all for this wonderful watch. I hope you find it useful. Please comment below if you have any questions regarding this Forerunner 245.