Garmin Forerunner 165 series: New GPS smartwatch with advanced features launched in India at ₹33,490 | Wearables News

Garmin Forerunner 165 series: New GPS smartwatch with advanced features launched in India at 33,490

Garmin introduces the Forerunner 165 Series in India, a new GPS-running smartwatch tailored for athletes. It promises advanced tracking features, long battery life, and sleek design for professional runners.

By: MD IJAJ KHAN
| Updated on: Jun 05 2024, 20:13 IST
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Garmin Forerunner 165 series: New GPS smartwatch with advanced features launched in India at  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>33,490
1/6 Garmin Forerunner 265: The watch features a 1.3-inch colourful AMOLED display. It has up to 13 days of battery life in smartwatch mode and 20 hours in GPS mode. It offers detailed workout metrics like pace, distance, and heart rate and advanced training metrics making it the best gift for your fitness freak friend. The price of the watch is Rs. 50490.   (Garmin)
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2/6 Garmin Forerunner 965: The watch features a 1.4-inch colourful AMOLED display. It supports a battery life of up to 23 days in smartwatch mode so your friend can take a long run without worrying about charging. The watch offers premium training matrics and recovery insights. The watch retails for Rs.67490.  (Garmin)
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3/6 Garmin Epix (Gen 2) Pro: It is a multisport GPS watch that features a large colour touchscreen display. The watch is equipped with activity profiles for hiking, cycling, swimming, and more. it also has ABC sensors for seamless navigation in challenging landscapes. The watch retails for Rs. 111990.  (Garmin)
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4/6 Garmin Venu SQ2: This watch is a perfect combination of style and fitness. It features an AMOLED display with various features including health monitoring features, such as heart rate, sleep tracking, and stress tracking. The price of the watch is Rs.33490.  (Garmin)
Garmin Forerunner 165 series: New GPS smartwatch with advanced features launched in India at  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>33,490
5/6 Garmin Lily: This will be great for your female friends as the watch come with style and top functionality. It also offers a variety of interchangeable bands and health and wellness tracking, stress monitoring, and menstrual cycle tracking. The watch retails for Rs. 27990. (Garmin)
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6/6 Garmin Instinct 2X Solar: this watch will be great for your friend who loves hiking, trekking, and exploring the wild. The watch supports ABC sensors, a trackback feature, and tracks heart rate, sleep, stress, pulse and more. The watch retails for Rs. 50490. (Garmin )
Garmin Forerunner 165 series: New GPS smartwatch with advanced features launched in India at  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>33,490
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Garmin launches Forerunner 165 Series smartwatch in India, featuring advanced tracking, training modules, and vibrant display. (Garmin)

Garmin has introduced its latest offering, the Forerunner 165 Series, to the Indian market on Global Running Day. The new GPS-running smartwatch features a touchscreen AMOLED display, boasting 11 days of battery life in smartwatch mode and up to 19 hours in GPS mode. Targeted towards professional runners and athletes, the watch promises advanced training modules and tracking capabilities.

Garmin Forerunner 165 series Features

With a sleek and lightweight design and a 43mm case size, the Forerunner 165 Series comes with colourful, dual-shot bands. Its features include a Pulse OX Blood oxygen saturation monitor, Barometric Altimeter, floor Climb, Compass, and new-generation ambient light sensors. Users can enjoy music on the go by downloading playlists directly from Spotify or Amazon Music accounts.

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Dan Bartel, Garmin's Vice President of Global Consumer Sales, emphasised the watch's suitability for professional runners and athletes. He highlighted its ability to monitor pace, distance, wrist-based heart rate, VO2 max, and more, aiding in daily performance improvement.

The smartwatch boasts wrist-based running power and dynamics, training effect, customizable courses, and additional activity profiles. It offers a morning report covering sleep, training outlook, heart rate variability status, and weather updates. The device also tracks sleep, naps, and women's health, including menstrual cycle and pregnancy monitoring.

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For race preparation, the Forerunner 165 Series provides adaptive training plans tailored to race details or free Garmin Coach plans for 5K, 10K, and half marathons. With 24/7 heart rate, sleep, and stress tracking, users can evaluate their overall well-being and optimise activity and rest.

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Garmin Forerunner 165 series: Price and Availability

Priced at Rs. 33,490 in India, the Garmin Forerunner 165 Series comes with a two-year warranty and is available in four colour options: Turquoise/Aqua, Black/Slate grey, Mist grey/Whitestone, and Berry/Lilac. Interested buyers can find the smartwatch at select premium brand stores.

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First Published Date: 05 Jun, 20:13 IST
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