Forerunner 405CX

Looking for a sports watch? Then Garmin has the answer for you with its Forerunner 405CX. This sleek watch is GPS enabled and tracks your distance, pace and heart rate with calorie computation.

It continuously records your time, distance, speed, calories burned and heart rate. Since each workout is stored in memory, you can compare your performance with that of previous ones and see how much you have progressed. Race against the Virtual Partner in order to make your time better, or you could also opt for interval workouts without having to circle the track.

The watch comes with a wireless heart rate monitor which constantly monitors your heart rate to calculate how many calories you have burned, or you could use it to judge your pace and time with previous exercises over the same run. Utilize this feature to determine the optimal heart rate zone for yourself and train in it to improve your fitness level.

With the Forerunner 405CX, sharing is a piece of cake, just hit transfer to transmit the information to any other device nearby. Share your favourite workout locations with friends or compete with them. The ANT+ wireless technology permits you to transfer data to your computer without the hassle of connecting the Forerunner to the machine. You can even plan workouts on your computer and send them to the Forerunner.

Pair up the Forerunner with the optional foot pod accessory which allows you to track your pace, distance and time when GPS reception is unavailable, or you could connect it up with the cadence bike sensor to track the data of your cycling workouts.

Battery life is for up to 8 hours in the training mode and can last up to 2 weeks in power save mode. The watch is water resistant and can be submerged in water making this gadget perfect for the fitness buffs with its high sensitivity receiver and unique features.

One Response to “Forerunner 405CX”

  1. Mahavir
    November 20, 2011 at 2:50 am #

    Some GPS IDEAS…

    Small device with LED display can be hanged in
    the wall which showing the GPS position of
    current place. GPS values can be attached
    along with the address in visiting card.

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