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Garmin Forerunner 955 GPS Watch

by Garmin
ID p264881

$499.99

Pushing toward the podium? Get this lightweight smartwatch on your wrist. Train your best, perform your best, and put yourself in the running at your next race. Get up to 15 days of battery life in smartwatch mode for a full picture of your health — from sleep to training. Swipe through stats and maps with a new, responsive touchscreen. Confidently run any route using full-color, built-in maps and multi-band GPS. Know when you’re primed for a productive session with training readiness. Plan your strategy with daily suggested workouts, course details and more on the race widget. Know if you're undertraining or overdoing it, with an improved training status feature.
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Garmin Forerunner 955 GPS Watch

 

Garmin Forerunner 955 GPS Watch
by Garmin

$499.99

 
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Overview

Garmin Forerunner 955 GPS Watch - Pushing toward the podium? Get this lightweight smartwatch on your wrist. Train your best, perform your best, and put yourself in the running at your next race. Get up to 15 days of battery life in smartwatch mode for a full picture of your health — from sleep to training. Swipe through stats and maps with a new, responsive touchscreen. Confidently run any route using full-color, built-in maps and multi-band GPS. Know when you’re primed for a productive session with training readiness. Plan your strategy with daily suggested workouts, course details and more on the race widget. Know if you're undertraining or overdoing it, with an improved training status feature.

Features

  • EXTENDED BATTERY LIFE: Get up to 15 days of battery life in smartwatch mode. In GPS mode, get up to 42 hours. And in UltraTrac mode, go even longer with up to 80 hours.
  • TOUCHSCREEN AND BUTTONS: Click or swipe through maps and stats with traditional button controls or a new, responsive touchscreen.
  • TAILORED TO THE DEDICATED: Clocking in at just 52 grams, the Forerunner 955 smartwatch will keep you light on your feet and attuned to your body.
  • TRAINING READINESS: From the moment you wake up, get a readiness score based on your sleep quality, recovery, training load and more, so you can determine whether it’s a good day to go hard — or take it easy.
  • MORNING REPORT: Receive an overview of your sleep, recovery and training outlook as soon as you wake up — alongside HRV status and weather. You can even customize your report to show you what you want to see.
  • HRV STATUS: Gain a deeper understanding of your overall health, recovery and training performance through heart rate variability while you sleep, based on technology developed by the Firstbeat Analytics team.
  • BUILT-IN SPORTS APPS: Tap into 30+ built-in activities, including the triathlon and open-water swimming profiles — new to the Forerunner 255 series. For races and brick workouts, transition to the next activity with a single button press.
  • RACE WIDGET: Get ready for your next race with training tips, personalized daily suggested workouts and completion time predictions based on course details, weather and performance.
  • DAILY SUGGESTED WORKOUTS: View your entire week of daily suggested workouts, which adapt after every run to match your performance and recovery as well as the races coming up in your Garmin Connect smartphone app calendar.
  • GARMIN COACH: Free adaptive training plans include 5K, 10K and half-marathon programs, featuring guidance from expert coaches that adapt to you and your goals.
  • RUNNING POWER: When using a Running Dynamics Pod or HRM-Pro monitor, get a continuous measurement on your wrist of how much power you’re applying to the road as you run, so you can manage your effort.
  • REAL-TIME STAMINA: Use this data to track and manage your exertion — and help avoid overexerting at the start of your run or bike ride.
  • RECOVERY TIME: Know how long to recover before your next high-effort workout based on your latest training as well as overall stress, sleep and daily activities outside of workouts.
  • VO2 MAX: Train smarter with VO2 max, an indicator of how you can expect to perform. This metric even accounts for changes in performance that could be caused by heat or altitude.
  • PERFORMANCE CONDITION: While you run, get an analysis of your pace, heart rate and heart rate variability for a real-time assessment of your current ability to perform.
  • SYNC TRAINING PLANS: Get your indoor and outdoor training plans from the Garmin Connect app, or sync seamlessly to your Forerunner smartwatch from other platforms, including TrainingPeaks and more.
  • PACEPRO FEATURE: To help you plan your race day strategy, this feature offers GPS-based pace guidance for a selected course or distance, so you can tailor your efforts to what’s ahead.
  • TRAINING STATUS: Using new indicators such as HRV status, your recent exercise history and performance, get an easy insight into your overall effort — and whether you’re training productively, peaking or strained.
  • ACUTE LOAD: See your training history, and compare the intensity of your recent workouts to the optimal range to help improve your fitness.
  • TRAINING EFFECT: See how your workouts influence your endurance, speed and power with aerobic and anaerobic training effect feedback.
  • PERFORMANCE CONDITION: While you run, get an analysis of your pace and heart rate for a real-time assessment of your current ability to perform.
  • RUNNING DYNAMICS: When using a Running Dynamics Pod or HRM-Pro monitor, the Forerunner 255S watch measures crucial running metrics such as cadence, stride length, ground contact time and balance, and more — while comparing to others in the Garmin Connect app.
  • COURSES: Create or find existing courses in the Garmin Connect app, so you’ll never run out of places to run. Or plan one on other platforms such as Strava and Komoot, then automatically sync them to your Forerunner.
  • VISUAL RACE PREDICTOR: Based on your running history and overall fitness level, get an estimate of what your pace could be for a 5K, 10K — or even a marathon. Plus, trend data highlights your training’s impact over time.
  • FULL-COLOR MAPPING: Whether you’re running on city streets or riding densely covered trails, Forerunner 955 provides, full-color, built-in mapping to keep you on track.
  • TURN-BY-TURN NAVIGATION: Follow a course with help from turn-by-turn directions, which let you know ahead of time when the next turn is coming.
  • ROUND-TRIP ROUTING: With Trendline popularity routing, it’s easy to find the best local paths. Just enter a desired distance, and Forerunner 955 will suggest courses that bring you back to your starting point.
  • UP AHEAD: Get at-a-glance awareness for points of interest along the course. In addition, view performance metrics, split times and distance/elevation — plus a summary of key course points coming up.
  • CLIMBPRO FEATURE: Use ClimbPro ascent planner on downloaded courses to see real-time information on your current and upcoming climbs, including gradient, distance and elevation gain.
  • WRIST-BASED HEART RATE: The watch constantly samples your heart rate with Garmins's latest-generation heart rate sensor and will alert you if it stays too high or too low while you’re at rest. It also helps gauge how hard you work during activities — even while swimming.
  • BODY BATTERY ENERGY MONITORING: Track your body’s energy levels so you can find the best times for activity and rest.
  • IMPROVED SLEEP MONITORING AND SLEEP SCORE: Understand how your body is recovering — and get ready for training — with the improved sleep monitoring feature. After waking up, you’ll receive a sleep score, as well as breakdown of your sleep stages, Pulse Ox and respiration, alongside detailed insights for improved sleep quality.
  • PULSE OX SENSOR: This wrist-based Pulse Ox sensor monitors blood oxygen saturation levels to support advanced sleep monitoring and altitude acclimation.
  • WOMEN’S HEALTH TRACKING: Use the Garmin Connect app to track your menstrual cycle or pregnancy. Log symptoms, get exercise and nutrition education, and more. Even see and log details on your wrist with the Women’s Health Tracking app.
  • INTENSITY MINUTES: The intensity minutes feature tells you when during the day you earned them and during what activity.
  • STRESS TRACKING: Find out if you’re having a calm, balanced or stressful day. Relax reminders will even prompt you to do a short breathing activity when the watch detects that you’re feeling stressed.
  • HEALTH SNAPSHOT FEATURE: Log a 2-minute session to record key stats, including heart rate, heart rate variability, Pulse Ox, respiration and stress. Then generate a report with those stats to share via the Garmin Connect app on your compatible smartphone.
  • MULTI-BAND GNSS SUPPORT: Access multiple global navigation satellite systems, and get access to multiple frequencies sent by navigation satellites for improved accuracy in areas where GNSS signals are reflected, weak or typically don't penetrate — giving you superior accuracy for how far and how fast you’ve run — even in challenging environments.
  • MUSIC ON YOUR WRIST: Download up to 500 songs plus playlists from your Spotify, Deezer or Amazon Music accounts (subscription required).
  • GARMIN PAY CONTACTLESS PAYMENTS: Breeze through checkout lines with Garmin Pay contactless payments through participating providers.
  • SMART NOTIFICATIONS: Receive emails, texts and alerts right on your watch when paired with your Apple Android smartphone. You can even respond to texts if you have an Android phone.
  • SAFETY AND TRACKING FEATURES: If you feel unsafe or if your watch senses that an incident occurred, the Assistance and incident detection features send your location to emergency contacts. Incident detection is enabled by default for select activity profiles only.
  • SMART TRAINER CONTROL: Control your Tacx Smart trainer via ANT+ technology for course simulation, automatic resistance changes and workout prompts when you use courses or workouts from your watch.
  • GARMIN CONNECT APP: See your health and fitness information, connect and compete with friends, sign up for challenges to earn badges and more — all in one free, zero-subscription app.
  • CONNECT IQ STORE: Download custom watch faces, add data fields, and get apps and widgets from the Connect IQ Store app downloaded on your compatible smartphone.

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Specifications

Barometric Altimeter Yes
Basemaps Yes
Battery Lithium Ion
Battery Life Smartwatch mode: Up to 15 days GPS-only mode without music: Up to 42 hours All-Systems GNSS mode plus Multi-Band with music: Up to 8.5 hours All Systems GNSS mode plus Multi-Band without music: Up to 20 hours Ultratrac mode: Up to 80 hours
Bluetooth Compatible Yes
Case Size 46mm
Color Display Yes
Compass Yes
Dimensions 46.5mm x 46.5mm x 14.4mm
Display Resolution 260 x 260 pixels
Display Size 33mm
Heart Rate Yes
Light Yes
Location Reporting Yes
Memory 32 GB
Sleep Tracking Yes
SOS Function Yes
Strap Material Silicone
Thermometer Yes
TOPO Yes
Touchscreen Yes
Tracking Capable Yes
Type GPS Watch
Water Rating 5 ATM
Waypoints Yes
Weight 52g

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