Garmin Forerunner 610 – First touchscreen GPS watch for Runners


Garmin is going into the touch screen arena by introducing the Garmin Forerunner 610 its first touch screen GPS watch for Runners. I personally own a Garmin Forerunner 410 and i’m loving it’s simplicity, functionality and especially the online Garmin Connect Website which keeps tracks and logs all of my trainings and workouts.

Garmin Forerunner 610 will inherit all of these great features plus changing the navigation method to touch screen, cool right!? Well, some of you might be thinking how the touch screen will stand against sweat and water, but Garmin claimed it can still function well in these conditions and is even sensitive enough to be used with running gloves.

I hope I can test drive this gadget one of these days. For now, i’ll stay with my Forerunner 410. The Forerunner 610 retails for $349.99 and $399.99 w/ HRM. Here’s a video on how it works.

For more information about the product, visit the Garmin Forerunner 610 Website – Click Here


  1. this is what happens when you marry iPod and Garmin :P
    at $ 400 a pop, one must be really loaded to get one of these babies. sayang, april fool’s article lang yung 3000 pesos na GPS watch from CD R king. oh well, one can always dream!

  2. It’s my first,very good well-functional GPS watch.,at $399.99 price tag( premium heart rate .sulit toh i satellite loading,in less than a minute voila!!..accurate reading even used it in a fast speed car.good reading when you upload to garmin connect.nabasa nya pa ung bilis ng car of 88km/hr.heheh(unknowingly naka ON pala while driving on NLEX:)touchscreen sensitivity from (1 to 10) i rate it 9.
    It’s Christmas gift to me by the way.:)thank you mom.


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