Garmin presented a multi-functional sports watch with GPS / GLONASS navigation Forerunner 935, which significantly expanded the range of support for activities such as running, cycling, swimming, cross-country skiing, hiking, cross-country running, paddle boarding, rowing, power / cardio training And even golf.
The presented novelty, with the functions of “multisport” and weighing only 49 grams, the manufacturer positions for athletes who in the period of training and at the time of the competition need detailed biochemical data along with the long battery life of the gadget.
The device allows to obtain the dynamics data for running, cycling and swimming, including balance of time of contact with the earth, step length, coefficient of vertical oscillations. To collect additional information, you will need additional accessories – HRM-RUN or HRM-Tri chest pulse monitor or Running Dynamics Pod sensor, which goes to the market simultaneously with Forerunner 935. The device is compatible with other wireless accessories that expand the device’s capabilities: heart rate monitors, a sensor Frequency of rotation of pedals, sensor-pedometer.
The clock also calculates the VO2 max and lactate threshold, compiles a time forecast for the competition and provides recommendations for recovery, and measures the heart rate directly on the wrist.
The watch is compatible with the Varia system: the device implies the installation of a mating with bicycle headlights or radar, which indicates the transport approaching from the back. The clock also automatically downloads data to Garmin Connect, live and group tracking, daily activity tracking, sound prompts, music playback controls, intelligent alerts and data publishing on social networks. Using the Connect IQ platform, watches can be personalized by widgets and dials of third-party developers.