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Features | Maps & History

Features | Maps & History

History GPS watches come with varying degrees of memory. In turn, this directly determines how many laps, activities, and waypoints (see below) a watch can remember. How much ...

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Features | Alerts & General Features

Features | Alerts & General Features

Auto Lap Found on almost every GPS watch, this feature does what it sounds like: automatically marks a lap. How often can be adjusted by programming the watch. With most watches, ...

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Editor's choice New Balance NX950 GPS Runner

New Balance NX950 GPS Runner

With advanced features and a long battery life, the NX950 GPS Runner has raised the bar for budget GPS watches. For runners who want basic GPS tracking at a wallet-friendly price, ...

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Features | Syncing

Features | Syncing

Computer Downloads Most watches will download your workouts from watch to computer. Usually this is done with a USB cord, but some can download wirelessly. Downloading is left ...

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Features | Accessories

Features | Accessories

Heart rate monitors By far the most common GPS watch accessory – and something worth considering even if you think you might not use it right away – are heart rate monitors. ...

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Features | Training Aids

Features | Training Aids

Interval Workouts Found mostly on mid- and high-end GPS watches, interval workouts allow you to program a set of intervals based on time or distance. We love this feature ...

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Features | Other Functions

Features | Other Functions

Basic Watch Functions These are fairly common especially on budget and mid-range watches that can double as standard watches. In addition to time and date, many watches have dual ...

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Garmin Foot Pod

Garmin Foot Pod

Monitor your distance and cadence when indoors, such as on a treadmill or a track at the gym, or when out of GPS range with your wrist-worn device and this foot pod. Also provides ...

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Garmin HRM-Run Heart Rate Monitor

Garmin HRM-Run Heart Rate Monitor

Designed to be paired with the Garmin Forerunner 620, Forerunner 920XT, and the fenix 2, the HRM-Run is Garmin's most advanced heart rate monitor. In addition to measuring heart ...

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Garmin Soft Strap Premium Heart Rate Monitor

Garmin Soft Strap Premium Heart Rate Monitor

Train more effectively with our premium heart rate monitor. When worn around your chest during an activity, it wirelessly transmits your heart rate to your compatible device for ...

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