The Forerunner 305 also displays the amount determined by GPS on the display. The total distance covered per linear meter height he is, unfortunately, are not, they appear only in an evaluation on the PC. The values for the entire ascent or descent vary considerably - whether it be 210 or 440 meters, is already a powerful difference.
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After switching on the Forerunner needs an average of 30 seconds to fix. However, he was a long time off, and the reception conditions, for instance Gebäudeabschattungen pretty bad, it is advisable to place him before the training to be positioned in the open air - and to spend time warming up and stretching.
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Of course, the Forerunner 305 is IPX7 waterproof, so there is not an excuse to train less, if it pours with rain outside!
On the desk at home fitness trainer is ideally connected to the docking station in the delivery and the USB cable to your PC. The internal battery will be on par with this. The battery life is rated at 10 hours.
The chest with the Herfrequenzmessgerät Is very comfortable. The battery life is given as 3 years, it is also possible to change the battery yourself. The transmission of the pulse values to the Forerunner works flawlessly, even under power lines, there will be no interruptions.