Garmin Forerunner 45 gets price slashed in Black Friday sales

(Pocket-lint) - With Black Friday[1] in full swing, there's now a full range of deals on Garmin devices, including the Forerunner 45, one of the devices that gives you the biggest bang for your bucks.  This watch comes in a range of colours and sizes and there are impressive discounts across the range.

Garmin Forerunner 45 - save GBP50

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There's a respectible 32% saving on the Garmin Forerunner 45, offering great fitness tracking and health features. It's now only GBP109.

Garmin Forerunner 45 gets price slashed in Black Friday sales

Garmin Forerunner 45S - save GBP50

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The Forerunner 45S offers the same features as the watch above, but comes in a smaller 39mm size, so it's ideal for smaller wrists.

It's also GBP109.

There are savings on both the Forerunner 45 and the smaller Forerunner 45S, across a range of colours. Just choose your option on the Amazon page to get what you want. The Garmin Forerunner 45 has a full range of fitness tracking features, including GPS and optical heart rate from the scanner on the rear of the watch.

The Garmin 45S, of course, offers the same array of features just in a smaller body. Both connect to your phone using Garmin Connect, so you can easily get to all your data, but also so you can get smartphone notifications from your phone when you're wearing the watch. There's support for a full range of different sports, too - including cycling, cardio, yoga and many more, as well as full coaching features so you can adapt your activity your improving fitness. 

In our review, the model received a glowing 4.5/5 stars. We said: "This watch sticks to the basics, but if you're looking for a simple and easy-to-use running watch, plus some added smartwatch features, the Forerunner 45 definitely fits the bill." It's a great device to help you on your fitness journey.

Don't fancy this model?

There are discounts on a wide range of other fitness trackers in the Black Friday sales, including other Garmin watches as well as Fitbit and Polar. 

Garmin Forerunner 45 gets price slashed in Black Friday sales

Garmin Forerunner 245 - save GBP100

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There's a 40% saving on the Forerunner 245, a step up from the 45 above, offering a larger display and more advanced training features.

It's now GBP149.

Garmin Forerunner 45 gets price slashed in Black Friday sales

Fitbit Sense - save GBP110

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The Fitbit Sense offers smartwatch and fitness tools, including stress management tools. There's a big discount, so it now costs GBP199.99

Garmin Forerunner 45 gets price slashed in Black Friday sales

Polar Vantage M - save 50%

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Polar is one of the oldest names in heart rate monitoring and this mid-range device offers great features for runner. It's now only GBP124.99. 

Garmin Forerunner 45 gets price slashed in Black Friday sales

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Writing by Chris Hall.

Originally published on 25 November 2019.

References

  1. ^ Black Friday (www.pocket-lint.com)
  2. ^ Garmin Forerunner 45 - save GBP50 (little.getsquirrel.co)
  3. ^ Garmin Forerunner 45S - save GBP50 (little.getsquirrel.co)
  4. ^ Garmin Forerunner 245 - save GBP100 (little.getsquirrel.co)
  5. ^ Fitbit Sense - save GBP110 (little.getsquirrel.co)
  6. ^ Polar Vantage M - save 50% (www.amazon.co.uk)
  7. ^ The Gear Loop (www.thegearloop.com)