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Forerunner® 310XT
$249.99 USD and Up
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Forerunner® 610
$349.99 USD and Up
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Forerunner® 310XT
$249.99 USD and Up
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Forerunner® 610
$349.99 USD and Up

The GPS-enabled Forerunner® 310XT is water resistant to 50 m and has up to 20 hours of battery life. Times your swim and tracks distance, pace and heart rate (some models) on land.

Forerunner® 610 is the first touchscreen GPS-enabled training watch for runners from Garmin. It accurately records how far, how fast and how hard you worked.

Physical & Performance

Physical dimensions 2.1" x 2.2" x 0.8" (54 x 56 x 19 mm) 1.80" x 2.50" x 0.56" (45.7 x 63.5 x 14.2 mm)
Display size, WxH 1.3" x 0.8" (33 x 20 mm) 1.0" (25.4 mm) diameter
Display resolution, WxH 160 x 100 pixels 128 x 128 pixels
Touchscreen
Weight 2.5 oz (72 g) 2.54 oz (72 g)
Battery Rechargeable lithium-ion Rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery life Up to 20 hours 4 weeks in watch mode; 8 hours in training mode
Water rating 5 ATM IPX7
GPS-enabled
High-sensitivity receiver
Vibration alert
Watch functions Includes date and alarm

Maps & Memory

Waypoints/favorites/locations 100 100
History 1000 laps 1000 laps

Running Features

Virtual Pacer™ (compares current pace to target)

Cycling Features

Compatible with Vector™
Bike speed/cadence sensor Yes (optional) Yes (optional)

Running & Cycling Features

Heart rate monitor Yes (Some versions) Yes (Some versions)
Foot pod Yes (optional) Yes (optional)
Virtual Partner® (train against a digital person)
Virtual Racer™ (compete against other activities)
Courses (compete against previous activities)
Auto Pause® (pauses and resumes timer based on speed)
Auto Lap® (automatically starts a new lap)
Auto Scroll (cycles through data pages during workout)
Multi-sport (changes sport mode with a press of a button)
Auto multisport (switch sport modes with 1 button press)
Advanced workouts (create custom, goal-oriented workouts)
Pace alert (triggers alarm if you vary from preset pace) Yes (for advanced workouts only) Yes (for advanced workouts only)
Time/distance alert (triggers alarm when you reach goal)
Interval training (set up exercise and rest intervals)
Heart rate-based calorie computation
Calculates calories burned
Training Effect (measures impact of an activity on your aerobic fitness)
Customizable screen(s)
Power meter compatible (displays power data from compatible 3rd party ANT+™-enabled power meters) Yes (records data approx. 1 per second)
Shock Resistant

Garmin Connect®

Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data)
Automatic sync (automatically transfers data to your computer)
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