88points

Garmin Forerunner 245

66points

Garmin Forerunner 735XT

Garmin Forerunner 245
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Garmin Forerunner 245 vs Garmin Forerunner 735XT

Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
88
points
Garmin Forerunner 245
66
points
Garmin Forerunner 735XT

Why is Garmin Forerunner 245 better than Garmin Forerunner 735XT?

  • 10h longer battery life - GPS
    ?

    24hvs14h
  • Can upload maps
    ?
  • 1.79x higher resolution
    ?

    240 x 240pxvs150 x 215px
  • Monitors blood oxygenation levels
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  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • 1.7g lighter
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    38.5gvs40.2g
  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Has achievements
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Why is Garmin Forerunner 735XT better than Garmin Forerunner 245?

  • 4 days longer battery life
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    11 daysvs7 days
  • Has multi-sport mode
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  • 0.3mm thinner
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    11.9mmvs12.2mm
  • 2.5% bigger screen size
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    1.23"vs1.2"
  • Has a removable battery
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  • Has a world timer
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Price comparison

Garmin Forerunner 245

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Forerunner 245 AmazonGarmin 010-02120-20 Forerunner 245 Music...Garmin 010-02120-20 Forerunner 245 Music, GPS Running Smartwatch with Music and Advanced Dynamics, Black
Amazon logo
$329.00
Garmin Forerunner 245 AmazonGarmin Forerunner 245, GPS Running Smart...Garmin Forerunner 245, GPS Running Smartwatch with Advanced Dynamics, Slate Gray
Amazon logo
$299.99
Garmin Forerunner 245 aliexpressLCD Touch Screen for Garmin Forerunner 2...LCD Touch Screen for Garmin Forerunner 245 245 MUSIC Smart Watch LCD Display Screen Digitizer Assembly Replacement Repair Parts
aliexpress logo
$34.78
Garmin Forerunner 245 walmartGarmin Forerunner® 245 GPS Running Smart...Garmin Forerunner® 245 GPS Running Smartwatch with Music in Black
walmart logo
$349.00

Garmin Forerunner 735XT

Buy used:

$351.91

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT, Multisport GPS ...Garmin Forerunner 735XT, Multisport GPS Running Watch with Heart Rate, Black/Gray
Amazon logo
$229.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin 010-01614-06 Forerunner 735XT - E...Garmin 010-01614-06 Forerunner 735XT - EU, Black/Gray
Amazon logo
$227.90
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT Midnight Blue/Fr...Garmin Forerunner 735XT Midnight Blue/Frost Blue, One Size (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$169.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT - Black and Gray...Garmin Forerunner 735XT - Black and Gray (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$179.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT Black/Grey, One ...Garmin Forerunner 735XT Black/Grey, One Size
Amazon logo
$235.00
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 235, GPS Running Watch...Garmin Forerunner 235, GPS Running Watch, Black/Gray
Amazon logo
$161.22
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin 010-01746-00 Forerunner 935 Runni...Garmin 010-01746-00 Forerunner 935 Running GPS Unit (Black)
Amazon logo
$395.98
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT Tri-Bundle, Mult...Garmin Forerunner 735XT Tri-Bundle, Multisport GPS Running Watch with Heart Rate, Includes HRM-Tri and HRM-Swim Monitor, Black/Gray
Amazon logo
$374.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 245, GPS Running Smart...Garmin Forerunner 245, GPS Running Smartwatch with Advanced Dynamics, Slate Gray
Amazon logo
$299.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT walmartForerunner 735XT Touchscreen Sport Band ...Forerunner 735XT Touchscreen Sport Band Running GPS Watch, Black and Gray
walmart logo
$349.95

Design

1.is dustproof and water-resistant
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
2.sweat resistance
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.Has a display
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
4.resolution

240 x 240px

150 x 215px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
5.has branded damage-resistant glass
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
6.weight

38.5g

40.2g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sensors

1.has GPS
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
2.Has a heart rate monitor
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
3.has an accelerometer
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
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.
4.Has a barometer
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
This measures barometric air pressure. It can predict weather changes, for example a sudden drop in air pressure could mean a storm is coming. When calibrated correctly it can be used to determine altitude, which helps GPS devices to lock on quicker and with greater accuracy.
5.has a compass
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
A compass is useful for gaming, maps, and navigation software.
6.Monitors blood oxygenation levels
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
Your blood oxygen level is a measurement how much oxygen is reaching your muscles. It is important because low levels mean that you will become easily fatigued during exercise. The more exercise you do, the better your blood oxygen levels will become.

Activity tracking

1.Provides activity reports
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
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.
2.Tracks distance
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
It tracks how far you travel.
3.Measures pace
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
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.
4.Has a route tracker
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
With a route tracker you can add your route onto a map. It is helpful if you plan to do the same route again, or want to share it with your community.
5.Counts how many calories you have burnt
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
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.
6.Has goal setting
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.

Connectivity

1.Is compatible with Android
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
2.Syncs wirelessly
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
3.supports ANT+
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices (e.g., sports watches, smartphones, and cycling computers).
4.Automatically syncs
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
6.Is compatible with iOS
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Battery

1.battery life with GPS on

24h

14h

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
2.battery life

7 days

11 days

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
3.has a battery level indicator
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.Has a solar power battery
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
A solar battery takes its energy from light, and stores it in a self-recharging battery which never needs to be changed.
6.has a removable battery
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.Can upload maps
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
You can upload different maps to your device. It is handy for people who like to explore new places.
2.Has vibrating alerts
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
3.Has a stopwatch
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
4.Has silent alarm
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
5.Includes access to online portal
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
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.
6.Has notifications
Garmin Forerunner 245
Garmin Forerunner 735XT
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.

Miscellaneous

1.Compatible with external heart rate monitors
Garmin Forerunner 245 (Garmin Connect Mobile)
Garmin Forerunner 735XT (Garmin Connect Mobile)
It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.
2.Has live tracking
Garmin Forerunner 245 (Garmin Connect Mobile)
Garmin Forerunner 735XT (Garmin Connect Mobile)
You can share your workout progress live, for example allowing your friends to see where you are on your running route.
3.rating on Apple's App Store
The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store. The rating measures the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The score ranges from 1 (lowest) to 5 (highest).
4.iOS app size
A smaller size means that the app will take up less space on your Apple device. This leaves more space for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.
5.rating on Google Play
The app has a higher rating on Google Play, showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.
6.languages supported
You can use a broader range of languages in the app. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.

Price comparison

Garmin Forerunner 245

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Forerunner 245 AmazonGarmin 010-02120-20 Forerunner 245 Music...Garmin 010-02120-20 Forerunner 245 Music, GPS Running Smartwatch with Music and Advanced Dynamics, Black
Amazon logo
$329.00
Garmin Forerunner 245 AmazonGarmin Forerunner 245, GPS Running Smart...Garmin Forerunner 245, GPS Running Smartwatch with Advanced Dynamics, Slate Gray
Amazon logo
$299.99
Garmin Forerunner 245 aliexpressLCD Touch Screen for Garmin Forerunner 2...LCD Touch Screen for Garmin Forerunner 245 245 MUSIC Smart Watch LCD Display Screen Digitizer Assembly Replacement Repair Parts
aliexpress logo
$34.78
Garmin Forerunner 245 walmartGarmin Forerunner® 245 GPS Running Smart...Garmin Forerunner® 245 GPS Running Smartwatch with Music in Black
walmart logo
$349.00

Garmin Forerunner 735XT

Buy used:

$351.91

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT, Multisport GPS ...Garmin Forerunner 735XT, Multisport GPS Running Watch with Heart Rate, Black/Gray
Amazon logo
$229.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin 010-01614-06 Forerunner 735XT - E...Garmin 010-01614-06 Forerunner 735XT - EU, Black/Gray
Amazon logo
$227.90
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT Midnight Blue/Fr...Garmin Forerunner 735XT Midnight Blue/Frost Blue, One Size (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$169.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT - Black and Gray...Garmin Forerunner 735XT - Black and Gray (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$179.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT Black/Grey, One ...Garmin Forerunner 735XT Black/Grey, One Size
Amazon logo
$235.00
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 235, GPS Running Watch...Garmin Forerunner 235, GPS Running Watch, Black/Gray
Amazon logo
$161.22
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin 010-01746-00 Forerunner 935 Runni...Garmin 010-01746-00 Forerunner 935 Running GPS Unit (Black)
Amazon logo
$395.98
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 735XT Tri-Bundle, Mult...Garmin Forerunner 735XT Tri-Bundle, Multisport GPS Running Watch with Heart Rate, Includes HRM-Tri and HRM-Swim Monitor, Black/Gray
Amazon logo
$374.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT AmazonGarmin Forerunner 245, GPS Running Smart...Garmin Forerunner 245, GPS Running Smartwatch with Advanced Dynamics, Slate Gray
Amazon logo
$299.99
Garmin Forerunner 735XT walmartForerunner 735XT Touchscreen Sport Band ...Forerunner 735XT Touchscreen Sport Band Running GPS Watch, Black and Gray
walmart logo
$349.95

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