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Best GPS Watches Under $200

Are you shopping for a GPS sport watch and do not wish to spend more than $200? If so, this is list of the best GPS watches under $200 It can help you find a watch that you can use to track your performance distance, speed as well as your heart rate – without being too expensive.

  1. Garmin Forerunner 310XT

The Garmin Forerunner 310XT is a popular tried and tested GPS sports watch, which has set the scene for later versions like the 910XT. The 310XT is a very functional GPS-capable watch that can transition easily from one sport to another. It is a practical instrument for triathletes as it can log multisport sessions in one workout.

The Forerunner 310XT tracks position accurately with GPS data, and records details like distance covered, pace, speed and heart rate with the use of a heart rate strap.  Users can then store, sync and share their work out details online without the use of cables.

  1. Timex IRONMAN Run X20

The Timex® IRONMAN® Run X20 not only tracks your distance and pace, it can also estimate the number of calories you burned based on GPS data. It can store up to 10 workouts with dated summery, and automatically splits laps after each kilometer or mile.

The IRONMEN Run X20 can last up to six hours when in full GPS mode, two hours shorter than the 310XT. It has the Timex proprietary feature INDIGLO night light and weighs 51 grams.

  1. New Balance NX950 GPS Runner Watch

This sport watch keeps track of speed, distance, and pace through GPS. It has six customizable interval timers, and can resist water up to a depth of 50 meters.

One of the strengths of this New Balance NX950 GPS Runner Watch runner watch is its long battery life. When in full GPS mode, it can last up to 12 hours, around four hours longer than most running watches. The GPS mode automatically turns off when it is on watch mode.

  1. TOMTOM Runner GPS Watch with Heart Rate Monitor

This GPS watch with heart rate monitor has an extra large display that makes it possible for users to see their running stats easily. It has a graphical training partner function which helps its users to train more efficiently, and full-screen graphics complement its three training modes.  The TomTom Multi-Sport GPS Watch with Heart Rate Monitor is also very easy to use as it has a one-button control for ease in navigating through the menus.

There are also accessories that can be bought separately and used with this watch to enhance your running experience, like a Bluetooth device for connection with other Bluetooth-enabled devices.

  1. Soleus Unisex SG100611 GPS Fit

The Soleus Unisex SG100611 Watch is a no-frills running watch that appeals to budget-conscious runners looking for the best GPS watch. With it, they can keep track of distance, speed and pace, and even estimate the number of calories they lost during a run. It is also water resistant up to a depth of 99 feet.