Garmin India launches GPS Running Watch ‘Forerunner 45’


Adding more value to the flagship Forerunner series, Garmin India- a unit of Garmin Ltd. launched their latest GPS running smartwatch ‘The Forerunner 45’.Making running an even more exhilarating experience, the smartwatch comes with a wide variety of upgraded and augmented features. From experiencing fuss free running with easy monitoring at your wrist to tracking your pace and distance and VO2 levels in your body, this watch will fulfil every possible requirement of an Indian runner.

Imperative to a beginner runner’s collection, this device is especially built for those who are planning to foray into the field of running or sports. The device will be an unwavering companion for monitoring daily steps, distance covered, calories burned and even sleep. The Built-in GPS acquires satellites quickly to track how far, how fast and where you run. Forerunner 45 goes beyond just running – it will give you access to multiple sports profile like running, cycling, indoor track, treadmill, elliptical, cardio, yoga and more. This watch is ideal for everyday usage and is also super-easy to operate.

The device also pays attention to your mental well-being with all-day stress monitoring and Body Battery energy and comes with an in-built 24/7 HR monitoring without the requirement of an additional strap. This feature is crucial in providing users the means to focus on their mental health and plan their day effectively, and also maintaining a balance between physical activity and relaxation.

Sharing his views on the Garmin’s all new smartwatch launch Mr. Ali Rizvi, National Sales Manager – Garmin India said, “Forerunner 45 is another significant addition to the existing forerunner collection. It is a marquee device when it comes to guiding beginners towards an athletic lifestyle. It aims to compel people to run and track their accomplishments, making running an experience in itself and not just a mere fitness activity. The fact that the device has all the key features such as a built-in GPS, heart monitor, VO2 max, incident detection and at the same time is also extremely user-friendly, distinguishes itself  from every other tech product in the market. Garmin watches, not only aim to bring technological advancements but also wishes to embark on bringing a positive change in lifestyles.”

The Forerunner 45 is a quintessential watch for aspiring athletes, with an array of features for them to experiment with. This watch is your supportive ally for long runs and extensive workout sessions which will assist you in achieving a healthy lifestyle.

 Key Features

 Garmin Coach 2.0

Another key pinnacle of the Forerunner 45 is the updated Garmin Coach 2.0 which will be your personal running coach. With Garmin Coach you can choose your expert coach and your 5K, 10K or half marathon race goal. A free adaptive training plan and step-by-step guidance will be given to you for your workouts which can be aligned with your goals.

Safety & Tracking

Now train safer with the incident detection feature which sends your real-time location to your emergency contacts. It also facilitates live tracking and allows family and friends to follow your progress.

 Body Battery

The Body Battery energy monitoring feature uses collected data to analyze your energy reserves at any moment, so you can plan your day accordingly and optimize time for activity and rest appropriately.

Pricing and Availability

The new feature loaded Forerunner 45 is available in Black and Lava Red colours priced at Rs 19,990.

The smartwatch is currently available on online platforms like Amazon, Tata Cliq, Myntra, Paytmmall and offline stores like Just In Time Stores, CT Pundole and Sons(Pune),  Johnson Watch Co. (CP, New Delhi), Indo Watch Gallery, Samay Watches, Shoppers Stop, Fifth Season (Chembur, Mumbai) Watches Store -Select City Walk ( Saket, New Delhi), Kamal Watch Co.(Hyderabad), Sports Station (New Delhi), and Garmin Brand Store –Noida.

Soon To be available at:

The Forerunner 45 will soon be available at-Times Corner-Jayanagar (Bengaluru), Helios Watch Stores- All India, Go Sport ( Bangalore and Mumbai), Sports Station (Itanagar), Playwell (Cochin and Calicut), Peleton Sports( Calicut), Garmin Brand Store (HSR, Bengaluru) , Running Lab (Chennai).