The Garmin Forerunner 630 is a GPS smartwatch with advanced running metrics. It comes in Black/White or Midnight Blue and sells for just under $400 at Amazon. You can purchase it with or without a heart rate monitor.
The Garmin Forerunner uses 2nd Generation Running Dynamics which allows it to calculate 6 Advanced Running Dynamics. These include Stride Length, Ground Contact Time Balance, Vertical Ratio, Cadence, Vertical Oscillation and Ground Contact Time. For most runners they will be pleased with the output that is forthcoming from this GPS smartwatch.
It also has physiological measurements such as your stress score, Performance Condition, Lactate Threshold, Recovery Time, Vo2 Max, and Predicted Race Times. The Garmin Forerunner can wirelessly transmit very accurate Heart Rate readings to Your Compatible Devices. It also tracks advanced running dynamics¹ including ground contact time balance, stride length and vertical ratio readings.
You will also be able to receive notifications on the GPS smartwatch. This will allow you to monitor incoming emails, text Messages, call alerts, calendar Reminders and much more from Your Compatible Smartphone.
The Garmin Forerunner 630 uses extended physiological metrics to help you get the most out of your workouts. You will feel very confident with what you can accomplish in the future if you stay the course. You can setup your goals by downloading advanced workouts and training plans to your watch from Garmin Connect. With the app you are able to customize your and download watch faces, widgets and applications all for free at Connect IQ.
The smartwatch has easy-to-understand charts, graphs and maps which let you view your activities. You can track progress toward goals and wirelessly upload and share relevant data with the online Garmin Connect network. You can even compete with your friends and family on weekly step or running challenges. You can compare your results in real time, using the LiveTrack feature.
The GPS smartwatch is 1.8 x 0.5 x 1.8 inches in size and weighs just under 1.5 ounces. Check out lots more GPS items at our Sat Nav Home Page