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Easy-to-use GPS running watch with wrist-based heart rate

GPS running watch with color display and wrist-based heart rate

General

Lens Material

glass

glass

Strap material

silicone

silicone

Physical size

35.5 x 40.7 x 13.3 mm

45 x 45 x 11.7 mm

Weight

37.3 g

42 g

Water rating 5 ATM 5 ATM
Battery type rechargeable lithium-ion rechargeable lithium-ion
Display type sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP) sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
Display size 0.93" x 0.93" (23.5 x 23.4 mm) 1.23" (31.1 mm) diameter
Display resolution 128 x 128 pixels 215 x 180 pixels
Color display
Battery life Smart Mode: Up to 9 days
GPS mode: Up to 13 hours
Smart Mode: Up to 9 days
GPS mode: Up to 11 hours
Memory/history 7 activities 200 hours of activity data

Clock Features

Time/date
GPS Time Sync
Automatic daylight saving time
Alarm clock
Stopwatch

Sensors

GPS
GLONASS
Garmin Elevate™ wrist heart rate monitor
Accelerometer

Daily Smart Features

Connectivity
Connect IQ™ (downloadable watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
Smart notifications
Calendar
Weather
Music controls
Face It™ watch face creator
Find my Phone feature
VIRB® remote
Smartphone compatibility
Compatible with Garmin Connect™ Mobile

Activity Tracking Features

Step counter
Move bar (displays on device after a period of inactivity; walk for a couple of minutes to reset it)
Auto goal (learns your activity level and assigns a daily step goal)
Sleep monitoring (monitors total sleep and periods of movement or restful sleep)
Calories burned
Distance traveled
Intensity minutes
TrueUp™
Move IQ™

Training, Planning and Analysis Features

Activity history on watch
Customizable activity profiles
Customizable alerts
Audio prompts
Advanced workouts
Auto Lap®
Auto Pause®
Auto scroll
Customizable data pages
Finish time
LiveTrack
Touch and/or button lock
Manual lap
Personal records (running, cycling, swimming) yes (Running Only) yes (Running Only)
GPS speed and distance
Training Effect (aerobic)
Downloadable training plans
V02 max
Vibration alerts
Virtual Pacer™ (compares current pace to target)

Heart Rate Features

HR zones
HR alerts
HR calories
Recovery time
HR strap compatible
HR Broadcast (broadcasts HR data over ANT+™ to paired devices)

Running Features

Preloaded run profiles

yes

yes

GPS-based distance, time and pace
Cadence (provides real-time number of steps per minute)
Physiological measurements
Run workouts
Race predictor
Foot pod capable

Outdoor Recreation Features

Back to start
Distance to destination yes (for back to start)

Cycling Features

Preloaded cycling profiles

yes

yes

Time/distance alerts (triggers alarm when you reach goal)
Interval training
Speed and cadence sensor support (with sensor)

yes

yes

Garmin Connect™

Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data)
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