Garmin Forerunner 230 and Forerunner 235 Smartwatches with GPS launched in India
Garmin India has launched its two latest GPS Smartwatches in India dubbed as the Forerunner 230 and Forerunner 235. Both of these watches will be sold online in India exclusively from Flipkart.
The Garmin Forerunner 230 is priced at Rs. 22,990 and comes in Yellow and Black colors. The Forerunner 235 has a slightly premium price-tag of Rs. 27,490 and comes in Gray, Lava Red and Solar Flare Orange color options.
Garmin Forerunner 230 Features
It has a 1-Inch color screen with 215 x 180 pixels resolution. It supports iOS, Android and Windows 10 Mobile devices and is 5ATM water resistant.
This smartwatch counts steps, distance walked, and calories consumed. Users can access incoming emails, text messages, calendar remainders and get call alerts via the connected smartphone.
It has a watch mode that gives 5 weeks of battery life while the training mode lasts for 16 hours. Users can download watch faces, special widgets, applications and watch faces from Connect IQ.
It has special movebar fuction that vibrates when user is sitting for long and can also receive audio prompts. Moreover, It also has sleep monitor that time, movements and quality of sleep.
Garmin Forerunner 235 Features
The Forerunner 235 is premium smartwatch from Garmin that features 1.23-Inch Color display that has 215 x 180 pixels resolution. It is 5ATM water resistant and comes with Garmin’s own wristband heart rate sensor that works 24/7.
It supports Android, iOS and Windows 10 devices and allows access to emails, texts, calendar alerts and call notices. It has sleep monitor as well that takes note of total sleep, sleep movements and sleep quality.
It has move bar with vibration alerts. Users can receive audio prompts from the connected smartphone, that includes laps and lap times. This smartwatch automatically uploads to Garmin Connect, thus allowing live tracking, audio / smart notifications and also allows social sharing.
The watch mode has activity tracking, notification, checks heart rates and gives up to 9 days of usage. Battery life for training mode is 11 hours.