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Best Running specific watches to fit your budget

Looking for a new running specific watch?  

Here are our top suggestions: 

On a Budget: 
TOMTOM RUNNER
Price: $89.99

 

Features: 

  • Extra-Large Display so you can see your key running stats at-a-glance
  • Graphical Training Partner helps you train more effectively with full-screen graphics and three unique training modes
  • One-Button Control allows you to easily navigate through menus
  • QuickGPSFix helps your watch find your location quickly so you can get going faster

 

 

 



Mid Range: 
GARMIN FORERUNNER 230
Price: $249.99


Features: 

  • AUDIO PROMPTS - Receive audio prompts from your connected smartphone that include laps and lap times.
  • LARGER SCREEN - A 44% larger screen than the 220 but the same physical size.
  • BATTERY LIFE - Longer battery life than the 220, 16 hours in training mode and up to 5 weeks in watch mode6.
  • SMART NOTIFICATIONS - See incoming email, text messages, call alerts, calendar reminders and more from your compatible smartphone.
  • ACTIVITY TRACKING - Forerunner 230 doubles as a watch and activity tracker. Count steps, calories and distance throughout the day. The move bar with vibration alert motivates you to move when you've been sitting too long.

 

 



High End: 
GARMIN FORERUNNER 630
Price: $394.99

Features: 

  • 2ND GENERATION RUNNING DYNAMICS -Calculates 6 advanced running dynamics: stride length, ground contact time balance, vertical ratio, cadence, vertical oscillation and ground contact time
  • PHYSIOLOGICAL MEASUREMENTS -Supports advanced physiological measurements: stress score, performance condition, lactate threshold, recovery time, VO2 max, predicted race times
  • BATTERY LIFE - Long-lasting, user-replaceable battery.
  • WIRELESS - Wirelessly transmits accurate heart rate to your compatible device
  • SMART NOTIFICATIONS - See incoming email, text messages, call alerts, calendar reminders and more from your compatible smartphone.