Ditch the annoying chest strap for the all-new Garmin Forerunner 235 Running Watch & Activity Tracker. This dual-function watch provides running metrics, smartphone notifications, as well as an accurate heart rate measured through your wrist. Plus, with the added activity-tracking feature, you'll know exactly how much you're moving and burning throughout the day. Stay in-the-know on a large, customizable color graphics screen with downloadable apps, data and widgets without compromising size and wearability.
Yes. The heart rate widget will show you your current heart rate, along with your lowest resting heart rate for the day, with a graph showing heart rate data for up to 7 days.
To take advantage of a few of 235’s features, like tracking your VO2 Max (a measure of your fitness performance), you’d need a compatible chest strap. A chest strap will also enable you to use the Predicted Race Times feature and the Recovery Advisor, which gives you resting suggestions in terms of hours.
It’s great! You can use the downloadable watch faces via Garmin’s Connect IQ app to customize your watch so it suits your style.
Yes, you just deactivate the GPS in the activity settings menu and you’ll see indoor activities to choose from.