Garmin Forerunner 225
Garmin Forerunner 225
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Garmin Forerunner 225 review: 29 facts and highlights

1. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Garmin Forerunner 225
62% have it

2. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
10h
Suunto Ambit3 Peak Sapphire (HR): 50h

3. Has a heart rate monitor

A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
Garmin Forerunner 225
57% have it

4. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Garmin Forerunner 225
36% have it

5. Provides activity reports

Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.
Garmin Forerunner 225
40% have it

6. weight

54g
Polar RCX3 GPS: 33g

7. Has vibrating alerts

Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
Garmin Forerunner 225
31% have it

8. resolution

180 x 180px
Casio Pro Trek Smart WSD-F10: 300 x 320px

9. Syncs wirelessly

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
Garmin Forerunner 225
34% have it

10. thickness

16mm
Motorola MOTOACTV: 9.6mm

11. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
Garmin Forerunner 225
38% have it

12. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Garmin Forerunner 225
95% have it

13. waterproofing maximum depth

These devices will not experience water damage, e.g. in the shower. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.
50m
Casio GWA1000FC-2A: 200m

14. Has goal setting

Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Garmin Forerunner 225
37% have it

15. Tracks distance

It tracks how far you travel.
Garmin Forerunner 225
77% have it

16. Has inactivity alerts

The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
Garmin Forerunner 225
18% have it

17. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Garmin Forerunner 225
91% have it

18. Counts how many calories you have burnt

This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.
Garmin Forerunner 225
70% have it

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Garmin Forerunner 225
76% have it

20. Includes access to online portal

Your tracking data is uploaded via your smartphone or computer, and is available to view on the manufacturer’s online portal in the form of reports and graphs.
Garmin Forerunner 225
64% have it

21. height

48mm
Leikr: 40.4mm

22. Detects activities

The device automatically detects when you start an activity such as jogging, saving you from entering it manually at a later time.
Garmin Forerunner 225
5% have it

23. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
1"
Bryton Cardio 60: 35.56"

24. Tracks your sleep

It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
Garmin Forerunner 225
8% have it

25. Tracks steps taken

It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
Garmin Forerunner 225
57% have it

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