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                              The Garmin Forerunner 205

1. Question: What is the price of the Garmin 205? Ans wer: $200

2. Question: What is included in the box? Ans wer: The Forerunner 205, Garmin
Training Center® software, Docking cradle, Expander strap, AC charger, USB cable,
Owner's manual, Quick start guide.

3. Question: Is the Garmin 205 water resistant?   Ans wer: Yes, it is water resistant,
however, you should not swim with the device. It won’t die on you if you run with it in
the rain.

4. Question: How many laps/splits of memory are there on the Garmin 205?
       Ans wer: The Garmin 205 has 1,000 laps of memory.

5. Question: Does the Garmin 205 store routes? Ans wer: Yes. The Garmin 205 stores
50 programmable routes, 100 programmable favorites/locatio ns:

6. Question: What are some cool features that Garmin 205 has that you won’t see on
most speed distance monitors? Answe r: Among other things the Garmin 205 has these
coold features: Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze,
categorize and share data), Virtual Partner® (train against a digital person), Auto Pause®
(pauses and resumes timer based on speed), Auto Lap® (automatically starts a new lap),
Auto Scroll (cycles through data pages during workout) and Pace alert (triggers alarm if
you vary from preset pace.)

7. Question: Does the Garmin 205 come with a heart rate monitor? Answe r: No.

8. Question: Does the Garmin 205 have a workout feature? Ans wer: Yes. You can set
up advanced workouts (create custom, goal-oriented workouts) in addition to keeping
track of you laps. You can also use the interval training (set up exercise and rest
intervals) feature.
9. Question: Will the Garmin 205 tell me when I have reached my distance? Ans wer:
The Garmin 205 has a Time/distance alert (triggers alarm when you reach goal) feature.

10. Question: What is the battery life of the Garmin 205? Ans wer: The Battery Life
is10 hours.

11. Question: Can I use the Garmin 205 on my bike? Ans wer: No. The Garmin 205
does not come with a bike speed and cadence sensor.

12. Question: If I live in an area that I can’t always get a good satellite signal can I still
use the Garmin 205? Ans wer: Yes, but the signal will may be lost from time to time.
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                              The Garmin Forerunner 305

1. Question: What is the price of the Garmin 305? Ans wer: $290

2. Question: What is included in the box? Ans wer: The Forerunner 305, Garmin
Training Center® software, Docking cradle, Expander strap, AC charger, USB cable,
Owner's manual, Quick start guide, Heart rate monitor chest strap.

3. Question: Is the Garmin 305 water resistant?   Ans wer: Yes, it is water resistant,
however, you should not swim with the device. It won’t die on you if you run with it in
the rain.

4. Question: How many laps/splits of memory are there on the Garmin 305?
       Ans wer: The Garmin 305 has 1,000 laps of memory.

5. Question: Does the Garmin 305 store routes? Ans wer: Yes. The Garmin 305 stores
50 programmable routes, 100 programmable favorites/locations:

6. Question: What are some cool features that Garmin 305 has that you won’t see on
most speed distance monitors? Answe r: Among other things the Garmin 305 has these
coold features: Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze,
categorize and share data), Virtual Partner® (train against a digital person), Auto Pause®
(pauses and resumes timer based on speed), Auto Lap® (automatically starts a new lap),
Auto Scroll (cycles through data pages during workout) and Pace alert (triggers alarm if
you vary from preset pace.)

7. Question: Does the Garmin 305 come with a heart rate monitor? Answe r: Yes.

8. Question: Does the Garmin 305 have a workout feature? Ans wer: Yes. You can set
up advanced workouts (create custom, goal-oriented workouts) in addition to keeping
track of you laps. You can also use the interval training (set up exercise and rest
intervals) feature.
9. Question: Will the Garmin 305 tell me when I have reached my distance? Ans wer:
The Garmin 305 has a Time/distance alert (triggers alarm when you reach goal) feature.

10. Question: What is the battery life of the Garmin 305? Ans wer: The Battery Life
is10 hours.

11. Question: Can I use the Garmin 305 on my bike? Ans wer: Yes. Some versions of
the Garmin 305 come with a bike speed and cadence sensor.

12. Question: If I live in an area that I can’t always get a good satellite signal can I still
use the Garmin 305? Ans wer: Yes. Some versions of the 305 come with a foot pod that
can measure your speed and distance.
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                               Garmin Forerunner 405

1. Question: What is the price on the Garmin 405? Answe r: $300 without heart rate
monitor/$350 with heart rate monitor

2. Question: What is included in the Garmin 405 box? Answe r: Items in the box
include: Forerunner 405 (available in black or green), AC adapter, Charging clip,
Owner's manual, Quick reference guide, USB ANT Stick™ or USB ANT Stick and heart
rate monitor

3. Question: How long is the battery life of the Garmin 405? Answe r: The battery life
of the 405 is 2 weeks in power save mode and 8 hours in training mode

4. Question: Is the Garmin 405 water resistant? Ans wer: Yes. You can run with it in
the rain. You can also swim with it. Garmin suggest only one meter deep for a
maximum of one half hour.

5. Question: How many laps/splits of memory does the Garmin 405 hold? Ans wer: The
Garmin 405 holds 1,000 laps of memory.

6. Question: Does the Garmin 405 allow you to program any of your favorite locations?
Ans wer: Yes. The Garmin 405 has 100 programmable favorites/locations.

7. Question: Does the Garmin 405 come in a heart rate version? Ans wer: Yes. The
heart rate monitor is available in some versions.

8. Question: Does the Garmin 405 come with a bike speed/cadence sensor? Ans wer:
Yes. There is some optional equipment that can be purchased to track your bike
speed/cadence.

9. Question: What happens if you run in the woods and loose the satellite signal? Is
there a way to prevent this? Ans wer: Yes. There is an optional foot pod available for
purchase that will track your speed and distance.
10. Question: Can you transfer your information form the watch to your computer
wirelessly? Ans wer: Yes. The Garmin 405 comes equipped with the automatic sync
function which automatically transfers data to your computer. The watch is Garmin
Connect™ compatible which means an online community where you can analyze,
categorize and share data is available to you.

11. Question: Does the Garmin 405 have any kind of pace setter function? Ans wer:
Yes. The Garmin 405 has a Virtual Partner® function which allows you to train against a
digital person. Just enter in your pace and you will have a training partner.

12. Question: Does the Garmin 405 keep track of the courses you run on? Ans wer:
Yes. The watch will store various courses which allows you to compete against previous
workouts.

13. Question: Does the Garmin 405 do anything automatically without me touch any
buttons? Ans wer: Yes. Once you set up the features they will work automatically each
time you workout. Some of the cool features include: Auto Pause® which pauses and
resumes timer based on speed, Auto Lap® which automatically starts a new lap and Auto
Scroll which cycles through data pages during workout.

14. Question: Are there different kinds of workout functions on the Garmin 405?
Ans wer: Yes. There are advanced workouts which you create custom, goal-oriented
workouts, simple workouts where you input time, distance and calorie goals. There is
also a pace alert function which triggers alarm if you vary from preset pace and a
time/distance alert which triggers alarm when you reach goal. You can also create
interval training in which you can set up exercise and rest intervals.

15. Question: Can I customize my own watch screen? Ans wer: Yes. The Garmin 405
has a customizable screen. You can choose what information you want to see whenever
you would like.

16. Question: Can you share the information from you watch with other people?
Ans wer: Yes. The Garmin 405 has a unique unit-to- unit transfer which allows you to
share data wirelessly with similar units.

17. Question: Is the Garmin 405 watch any different than your standard athletic watch?
Ans wer: The Garmin watch includes all the standard watch functions that you would
have with an average sports watch including dual time, date and alarm and backlight.

18. Question: Is the Garmin 405 software compatible with my computer? Ans wer:
Garmin Connect and Garmin Training Center are currently compatible with Windows®
2000 or later. Mac® compatibility coming soon.

								
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