You do the running. Forerunner 245 Music does the thinking. It even gets to know you, mile after mile and song after song. This GPS smartwatch has storage for your favorite tunes, so you can keep moving to the music without having to lug your phone along. It also tracks your stats, crunches the numbers and gets to know all about your performance, your running form, your training history and even your goals. All you need to focus on is putting one foot in front of the other.
The Forerunner 245 Music GPS smartwatch also has the tools you need to improve your running form. The watch measures crucial running metrics² such as cadence, stride length, ground contact time and balance, vertical oscillationand vertical ratio. These measurements are the key to understanding your form, so you can bring your best on every run and at every race. Your Forerunner 245 Music can start tracking these metrics with the addition of a compatible heart rate strap or the compact Running Dynamics Pod, which clips right onto your waistband.
Sync with music streaming services, such as Spotify®, to easily store and play your favorite songs right from your watch
Evaluates your current training status to indicate if you’re undertraining or overdoing it; offers additional performance monitoring features
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Provides advanced running dynamics², including ground contact time balance, stride length, vertical ratio and more
Safety and tracking features³, such as built-in incident detection, make it easy to share your location
Battery life: up to 7 days in smartwatch mode; up to 6 hours in GPS mode with music