Amazon offers the Garmin Forerunner 225 GPS Running Watch for $139 shipped. That’s good for $161 off the original MSRP, down $40 from the regular going rate online and an Amazon all-time low.
Garmin’s Forerunner 225 Running Watch features a built-in GPS system, accelerometer, and a full color display. It tracks your steps, movement, heart rate, calories and more throughout the day. If you’re unsure about investing in an Apple Watch, this may be the wearable for you. Rated 4.1/5 stars by 440 Amazon customers.
Know your zone with Forerunner 225 – the first Garmin GPS running watch with wrist-based heart rate. Now you have the option to run without a strap because this watch has a built-in sensor that measures heart rate at the wrist. A colorful gauge shows your zone and beats per minute at a glance: warm-up (gray), easy (blue), aerobic (green), threshold (orange) or maximum (red). Create customized workouts or download free training plans at Garmin Connect, send to your watch and get coach-like guidance. The 225 offers vibration alerts and a built-in accelerometer to record distance for treadmill workouts. Connected features include automatic uploads to Garmin Connect, live tracking and social media sharing.