High-sensitivity GPS receiver with HotFix allowing you to get started quicker. Colourful running companion With Connected Features The Forerunner 220 is a GPS running watch with high-resolution colour display that tracks distance, time, pace and more. Not only that, it also has connected features (when paired with a compatible smartphone) enabling real-time live tracking and social media sharing via the Garmin Connect Mobile app, so you can get post-run encouragement from friends and fans. A coach in every watch Forerunner 220 measures essential running data like distance, time and pace. It's like having a coach on hand, providing constant feedback and recording all your stats so you can focus on your run.In addition to using GPS to calculate distance and pace, the 220 has a built-in accelerometer. This allows it to capture distance and pace data when you're running on an indoor track or treadmill, with no need for a separate foot pod accessory. The accelerometer can also track distance when GPS is unavailable, such as when you run through a tunnel. You can schedule and send training plans from Garmin Connect to your watch, for real-time coaching. Extra training features You can set up alerts for pace or run/walk intervals to help you stay in the desired range.
The 220 features vibration alerts and audible alerts and you can customise your watch to provide both or just one type of prompt. When your run's done and saved in your watch's history, a post-run summary appears so you can see how you did. The 220 also notices if you hit any personal records on that run, like your fastest kilometre, 5K, 10K, half or full marathon or your longest run to date. Easy to use The Forerunner 220 has a colour display, which makes it easy to interpret your data at a glance. It also features simple button operations and a sturdy, hinged wristband that's comfortable for any size wrist.
Get Connected With Garmin Connect If you're like most runners, you want to analyse your stats after your run or race, but you may not be back at your computer right away. Forerunner 220 solves that by automatically uploading your data to Garmin Connect, so you can see exactly what you've achieved or set new goals.
Just download the free Garmin Connect Mobile app to your smartphone and then pair your watch. Additional connected features include live tracking, which allows your friends and fans to follow along and see your stats in real-time. You can also share your victories on your social media sites by posting updates through the Garmin Connect Mobile app, and for real-time coaching as you run, the 220 is compatible with free training plans at Garmin Connect.
By regularly connecting your watch to Garmin Connect, you'll also benefit from a faster GPS fix due to satellite data that will be sent to your device automatically. The item "Garmin Forerunner 220 Colour Display ANT+ GPS Sports Running Watch Black/Red" is in sale since Friday, July 15, 2016. This item is in the category "Vehicle Parts & Accessories\GPS, Audio & In-Car Technology\GPS & Sat Nav\Other GPS".The seller is "red-rock-uk" and is located in Guildford, UK. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe.