Running Tech Buzz: Timex Ironman One GPS+
Stay connected through the mobile network with just this GPS smart watch.
This burly color GPS watch with a comfortable smaller wrist wrap is a great value for packing easily configurable stats and intervals, Bluetooth sensor capability and a 4GB music player. Stay connected via a built-in AT&T mobile network connection for two-way email (including canned responses), live tracking by designated Angels and SOS messages. Easily readable in bright sunlight, its spacious look and feel, a touch cartoonish, reminded us of an old-school cell phone. We occasionally saw crashes in very low AT&T signal areas when starting and finishing a workout with Angel notifications enabled, and the tap vs. touch screen took some getting used to.
It’s a no-compromises GPS run watch and music player with a no-phone connection to AT&T’s mobile network. (The first year is free!)
Sunlight-readable, large color touch- screen—plus simple, intuitive setup and operation.
Stay connected and located for safety and race fun. Your “Angels” can be notified when you start and finish, and can track you along the way.
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