Garmin Forerunner 235
Garmin Forerunner 235
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Garmin Forerunner 235 review: 33 facts and highlights

1. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Garmin Forerunner 235
62% have it

2. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Garmin Forerunner 235
25% have it

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 235
59% 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 235
36% have it

5. battery life

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
9 days
Tech4o Traileader Jet: 730 days

6. weight

42g
Polar RCX3 GPS: 33g

7. Has vibrating alerts

Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
Garmin Forerunner 235
32% have it

8. resolution

215 x 180px
Suunto 9: 300 x 320px

9. 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 235
39% have it

10. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Garmin Forerunner 235
95% have it

11. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Garmin Forerunner 235
86% have it

12. thickness

11.7mm
Motorola MOTOACTV: 9.6mm

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. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Garmin Forerunner 235
30% have it

15. Has goal setting

Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Garmin Forerunner 235
37% have it

16. Tracks distance

It tracks how far you travel.
Garmin Forerunner 235
76% have it

17. Measures pace

Measuring pace shows how much time it takes to travel one kilometer or one mile. For example, in running, a 4 minute kilometer would be a very good pace.
Garmin Forerunner 235
70% have it

18. battery life in training mode

With a long battery life, you can train for several hours a week and only have to recharge the device every few weeks.
11h
Casio Pro Trek PRW2500T-7: 3600h

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Garmin Forerunner 235
76% have it

20. 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 235
71% have it

21. 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 235
19% have it

22. Has notifications

If you get a notification such as a call or message, the device will vibrate on your wrist or make a noise to alert you.
Garmin Forerunner 235
23% have it

23. height

45mm
Leikr: 40.4mm

24. Locates your phone

The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
Garmin Forerunner 235
12% have it

25. Tracks your sleep

It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
Garmin Forerunner 235
9% have it

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