Garmin Forerunner 305: Product Review

Garmin Forerunner 305

Garmin Forerunner 305Product Review:
Garmin 305 Forerunner with heart rate monitor and high sensitivity GPS
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Reviewer: AHC Mom
[Editor's note: At the time of this writing, the Garmin Forerunner 305 was reduced in price to $179.99 - a savings of 40%. Click here for today's pricing.]

Consider your Garmin Forerunner 305 your running buddy or your personal trainer who will lead you to a better workout and success.

The Forerunner 305 is a sports watch manufactured by Garmin. It is very comfortable to wear, even if it is bigger than a usual sports watch. It looks cool and is very easy to use with functional buttons to push.

Included in the price is:

* Forerunner 305
* Garmin Training Center CD-ROM
* Heart rate monitor
* Docking cradle
* Expander strap
* A/C charger
* USB cable
* Owner’s manual
* Quick start guide

The high-sensitivity GPS tracks and measures distance, heart rate, multiple laps, calories burned, speed, time, altitude as well as pace. If you are a road runner training for your big race, or if you are a triathlete aiming for a big goal, this is your must-have piece of equipment.

If you don’t like running on your own, you have the option of a virtual running partner program. This allows you to compete against a virtual runner that will keep you going.

The Forerunner 305 comes with a docking station and software to upload runs to your PC. You as a user will be able to view maps of your distances run, you will also be able to see your progression during the runs in altitude and pace. At the same time this watch also records your heart rate, which is downloadable as well.

For more information of this product and its many uses, go to the website.