Garmin introduces Forerunner 745 Watch and HRM-Pro Heart Rate Monitor
Garmin introduces new products that can enhance the professionalism and performance of athletes without compromising their health. An advanced GPS watch for runners and triathletes, the Forerunner 745 and HRM-Pro heart rate monitor come with popular features, as well as enhanced ones to better analyze your performance.
Garmin Forerunner 745 Watch Features
The Forerunner 745 provides detailed training data online, with built-in training programs and other smartwatch features that make everyday life for athletes and activists unimaginable. Whether you’re planning to run, ride, or swim, the Forerunner 745 will provide performance statistics and analysis that can help you reach your goals.
The built-in technologies allow you to distinguish dozens of activity profiles, including triathlon, swimming, running, etc., athletes can prepare their own training program and set the mode, as well as easily join the activities during breaks with the click of a button.
“For many years, athletes who have chosen Garmin have reached the finish line with the Forerunner 735X, so we are excited to offer them new technical capabilities with the advanced Forerunner 745,” said Dan Bartel, Garmin’s vice president of global sales.
“Taken into heavy running, challenging cycling or long swimming, the Forerunner 745 provides tools that have already become an integral part of athletes’ daily lives, offers new opportunities for recovery and relaxation, as well as health monitoring features to help for those who use the device to improve their personal achievements and well-being not only during but also after the training. “
To help athletes better prepare for competitions or prepare for a workout cycle, the Forerunner 745 is equipped with key Firstbeat Analytics features. Athletes also receive training recommendations based on their current load and oxygen consumption (VO2) ratio. The Forerunner 745 is compatible with the Running Dynamics Pod and the Garmin HRM-Pro heart rate monitor.
The Forerunner 745 gives athletes the pleasure of enjoying their favorite tunes during training and without a smartphone. The watch can store up to 500 songs and lets you sync playlists by connecting to music listening and download platforms: Spotify, Amazon Music, or Deezer. The watch also supports the contactless Garmin Pay billing solution.
Even on the go, the Forerunner 745 ensures athletes to stay connected, receive text messages, and can view social media, email, and more. messages, etc. Whether you play sports with friends or individually, built-in safety and tracking features include accident detection and emergency calls, as well as allowing your loved ones to keep track of where you are.
Garmin HRM Pro Heart Rate Monitor Features
The HRM-Pro heart rate monitor, which can be transmitted in two ways (using ANT + connection or BLUETOOTH technology), provides real-time heart rate data. Athletes can easily get accurate heart rate data: see it on a Garmin device, open other online apps, or log in to the gym.
Data on running dynamics, including ground contact time, rhythm, stride length, etc., are provided to help runners improve their athletic form. In water, the Forerunner 745 measures distance, number of movements, and pace.
The HRM-Pro also features water resistance (5 ATM), automatically transmitting heart rate data to a compatible smartwatch for analysis with other indicators. When riding a bike, The Forerunner 745 smartwatch will provide data such as left and right balance, seating and standing time, platform center offset, and power phases. When providing data at rest, the Forerunner 745 will also take into account factors such as stress throughout the day, sleep quality, and daily activity.
The watch provides the ability to automatically synchronize indoor and outdoor workouts using Garmin Connect or other applications, including TrainingPeaks and TrainerRoad, and is compatible with the Garmin Coach free workout platform. When preparing to run or ride a bike, athletes can plan routes with a route using Garmin Connect.
Garmin Forerunner 745 watch Price
The Forerunner 745’s battery lasts up to one week on smartwatch mode, up to 16 hours in GPS mode, and up to 6 hours in GPS mode when listening to music. The recommended retail price for the Garmin Forerunner 745 watch is € 499.99.
Garmin HRM Pro Heart Rate Monitor Price
The HRM-Pro, with its lightweight heart rate monitor model and comfortable strap, also has a replaceable battery that lasts for up to one year. The recommended retail price for HRM-Pro is € 129.99.