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Garmin-forerunner-405cx.5674670
6.5 out of 10

Garmin Forerunner 405CX

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Unit dimensions, WxHxD:
4.8 x 7.1 x 1.6 cm
Display size, WxH:
2.7 cm diameter
Display resolution, WxH:
124 x 95 pixels
Touchscreen:
no
Weight:
60 g
Battery:
rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery life:
2 weeks in power save mode; 8 hours in training mode
Water resistant:
yes (IPX7)
GPS-enabled:
yes
High-sensitivity receiver:
yes
Basemap:
no
Ability to add maps:
no
Accepts data cards:
no
History:
1000 laps
Waypoints/favorites/locations:
100
Routes:
0
Heart rate monitor:
yes
Bike speed/cadence sensor:
yes (optional)
Foot pod:
yes (optional)
Automatic sync (automatically transfers data to your computer):
yes
Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data):
yes
Virtual Partner® (train against a digital person):
yes
Virtual Racer™ (compete against other activities):
no
Courses (compete against previous activities):
yes
Auto Pause® (pauses and resumes timer based on speed):
yes
Auto Lap® (automatically starts a new lap):
yes
Auto Scroll (cycles through data pages during workout):
yes
Multi-sport (changes sport mode with a press of a button):
no
Advanced workouts (create custom, goal-oriented workouts):
yes
Pace alert (triggers alarm if you vary from preset pace):
yes (for advanced workouts only)
Time/distance alert (triggers alarm when you reach goal):
yes (for advanced workouts only)
Vibration alert: (choose between alert tones and/or vibration alert):
no
Interval training (set up exercise and rest intervals):
yes
Heart rate-based calorie computation:
yes
Swim metrics (stroke type, stroke count and pool lengths):
no
Training Effect (measures impact of an activity on your aerobic fitness):
no
Customizable screen(s):
yes
Barometric altimeter:
no
Unit-to-unit transfer (shares data wirelessly with similar units):
yes
Power meter compatible (displays power data from compatible 3rd party ANT+™-enabled power meters):
no
Temperature (displays and records temperature while you ride):
no
Shock Resistant:
yes
Sport watch:
yes
Additional:
Watch functions include dual time, date and alarm. Garmin Connect is compatible with Windows® XP or newer and Intel-based Mac running OS 10.4 or later with Safari.
Release Date
First seen
5 April 2009