Garmin - which one?

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Oct 2012
12:54pm, 17 Oct 2012
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Thanks for feedback folks. Almost went for it but realised the 210 intervals wasn't up to what I use on my 405 (which still has a misted up screen despite not using it other than a wee while as a watch since Thursday).

Got 410 instead for £160 with HRM from amazon.
Oct 2012
8:20am, 18 Oct 2012
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Tav H
I have just bought a Garmin 10 for £80 from Run Online. It's for Chrimbo so I can't really comment on functions. I know it has "instantaneous" pace, no HRM, quite low battery life (5 or 6 hours, something like that), and 50m water resistance. It's essentially in the same mould as the 110 functions-wise.
Oct 2012
8:53am, 18 Oct 2012
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Just organised for my defunkt 405 to be replaced by Garmin.... not bad for £50 for a recon unit. Mine just came unglued and fell apart! I blame the Milton Keynes HM....... if anyone ran it then you will understand the weather was special!
Oct 2012
9:33am, 18 Oct 2012
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hmmm OK so it is a 305 I am replacing otherwise it is £70 for a 405 recon unit :-)
Oct 2012
10:05am, 18 Oct 2012
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FWIW I bought the same FR410 from Amazon a couple of months ago after using weekatiepea's FR305 for 6 months whilst she was preggers. The 410 does all the same stuff the 305 does with a neater look. The touch bezel works fine for me even in wet weather, only occasionally switching screen when my jacket is soaked through, but it always records perfectly.

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Christmas is coming and Santa is bringing me a Garmin, but which one should I tell him to bring?


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