Garmin has never stopped providing its customers with high-quality type of devices that are fit for everyone’s interests and needs. This time, if you’re an athlete or you do workout most of the time, then the best gadget for you is here to stay, the Garmin Forerunner 305 GPS. This device is the most powerful, affordable, and effective wrist-mounted GPS devices in the market today and compared with the previous releases, this is also the most accurate.
What is it in this gadget that you will surely love? To start with, it’s engineered to be water-proof. As a matter of fact, it can be submerged into the water for up to one meter at a time period of at most 30 minutes. Thus, there’s nothing much to worry about if yours accidentally fell into the water as long as you’re able to retrieve it as soon as possible. Naturally, it is not as small as a sports watch, but it feels equally comfortable and powerful because of its capability to direct the antenna to where the sun is while you’re running or walking.
One amazing feature of Garmin 305 is its integrated high-sensitivity SiRFstar III GPS receiver which is very helpful in tracking and maintaining a lock on your position. It also highlights other capabilities such as rudimentary mapping, waypoint marking, and routing. In addition, it keeps you updated with your current direction and path by simply zooming in or out of its simple map. For you to know your next destination, you can make use of its “go to location” feature and even have the information saved as a route for your future reference.
Other standard features of these devices are its new courses feature, and the robust ANT wireless heart rate monitor. The former enables you to download recorded courses and compete against previous workouts while the other helps monitor your heart rate, speed, distance, pace, and calories burned. Likewise, this device is cool for those who perform best when they’re competing with others because of its Virtual Partner function that will create a virtual running or biking companions to compete against you.
Nothing else can make your workout such a great experience with the availability of that real-time information that is displayed on the data screen of this unit. While you’re pouring out sweats on your exercise, it gives you heads-up regarding calories burned, distance, elevation, grade and heading, multiple laps, and pace modes. It also supports tracking of your heart rate, lap heart rate, average heart rate, and the heart rate zones. This gadget even allows you to customize the data that you wanted to be displayed on the screen.
Not only that, this product has USB connectivity that enables it to connect with the Training Center software and eventually upload and store workout history on the computer for a person to easily and quickly track his performance. Hence, it allows you to see your own strengths and weaknesses and helps you set your goals and … Read More