Garmin FR70
Garmin FR70
Top 67%565 points
Top 67%
Top specs and features

Garmin FR70 review: 25 facts and highlights

1. 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 FR70
57% have it

2. weight

41.5g
Polar RCX3 GPS: 33g

3. battery life

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
365 days
Casio STB-1000: 730 days

4. resolution

31 x 56px
Casio Pro Trek Smart WSD-F10: 300 x 320px

5. Syncs wirelessly

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
Garmin FR70
34% have it

6. 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 FR70
38% have it

7. thickness

13mm
Motorola MOTOACTV: 9.6mm

8. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Garmin FR70
95% have it

9. 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

10. Supports ANT+

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, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
Garmin FR70
27% have it

11. Tracks distance

It tracks how far you travel.
Garmin FR70
77% have it

12. 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 FR70
70% have it

13. Has inactivity alerts

The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
Garmin FR70
18% have it

14. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Garmin FR70
91% have it

15. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Garmin FR70
76% have it

16. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Garmin FR70
89% have it

17. 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 FR70
70% have it

18. height

55mm
Leikr: 40.4mm

19. 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 FR70
64% have it

20. Has a stopwatch

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
Garmin FR70
78% have it

21. Tracks steps taken

It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
Garmin FR70
57% have it

22. width

38mm
TomTom Runner: 35.6mm

23. waypoints

Waypoints are locations or landmarks worth recording and storing in your GPS. These are locations you may later want to return to, for example favorite restaurants, bars etc.
0
Garmin Fenix 5S Sapphire: 1000

24. Has a cadence sensor

A cadence sensor measures the revolutions of the pedals on a bicycle. You can monitor your revolutions per minute, i.e. how fast you are pedalling.
Garmin FR70
22% have it

25. Has social features

Friends using the same app can be integrated with your account, allowing you to compete with them. This increases your motivation and makes it more enjoyable.
Garmin FR70
64% have it

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