Garmin India, a unit of Garmin Ltd, recently announced the launch of Forerunner 35 in the Indian market. The newest GPS-enabled running watch with built-in Garmin Elevate wrist-based heart rate technology allows runners to monitor their heart rate 24/7 without a chest strap. The elegant &classy touch screen tracker brings the joy of full smart notifications and tracks essential data like distance, pace, personal records etc.
The stylish Forerunner 35 doubles as an all-day activity tracker as it counts steps, calories and intensity minutes, so users can still record progress and activities even when they’re not running. The Forerunner 35 also includes smartwatch functionality including smart notifications and music controls right from the device.
Commenting on the Launch Ali Rizvi, National Sales Manager Garmin India said “Build for today’s health-conscious and connected generation, Forerunner 35 is going to be a very innovative product in the Indian Market which will take running experience to the next level with Elevate wrist-based heart rate.”
“Our newly launched GPS enabled watch will provide world class technology with a host of built-in features including wrist-based heart rate and smart connectivity. The Forerunner 35 is the perfect tool for runners who want to stay fit, stay connected, and share their progress” added Rizvi.
The Forerunner 35’s updated sleek design features a new high resolution display with amazing contrast, perfect for indoor and outdoor viewing alike. In addition to running, the Forerunner 35 features multiple sport profiles including indoor running, walking, cycling and cardio activities to help users meet their fitness goals on and off the pavement. Stylish and lightweight, it’s comfortable for all day wear and seamlessly transitions from a run to an everyday activity tracker and smartwatch. Its battery life is up to nine days in watch/activity tracking mode, and up to 13 hours in training mode.
With vibration alerts for running prompts, activity tracking milestones, and virtual pacing progress, the Forerunner 35 helps runners stay motivated and easily monitor their progress as they go. Vibration alerts can also be set up for incoming calls, text, emails and calendar events so users can easily stay connected without having to dig a phone out of their purse, pocket or bag. Additional connected features include music controls, automatic uploads and software updates.
Throughout the day, the Forerunner 35 automatically syncs with the Garmin Connect Mobile app to save users’ stats to their free account in the Garmin Connect online fitness community. Runners can also use Garmin Connect to share their workouts with friends and family in real time with Live Track, join fitness challenges, analyze training progress, set and track goals, share activities with other Garmin Connect users and much more.
Forerunner 35 is competitively priced at Rs. 15990 and will be available in four colors: black, limelight, frost blue and white. The product would be available exclusively on the leading online portal paytm.com and the Paytm app