Garmin Forerunner 310XT Review

If you love purchasing only the best brand names, the best product quality, and the best possible GPS tracking athletic watch on the market, the Garmin Forerunner 310XT is one to consider. At an extremely light 2.5 lbs, large screen dimensions with easy to read, and easy to learn interface, several buttons to reach the screen you want while running, great battery life for long events, and a great brand name in Garmin, backing up the performance you can expect, you will get nothing less than the best when you go with the Forerunner 310XT GPS tracker watch.

Overview of the Garmin Forerunner 310XT

With several great features including the GPS tracker, ability to go underwater for swimmers or triathletes, long distrance tracking for those who do longer events, easy to read displays, several color options to choose from, and an exceptionally strong GPS with one of the best mapping devices in any GPS watch on the market today, the Garmin Forerunner 310XT is definately one that is loved by purchasers. It also offers the perfect data read outs, has numerous screens that one can track their stats and data from, and offers a great battery life of up to 20 hours, for those who are doing a long triathalon, or other kind of longer event that requires them to be out on the track for longer periods of time.

The Forerunner 310XT also has a few complaints and glitches that a buyer has to consider if they are looking to purchase the watch, and must weigh these cons to determine whether this is the right GPS tracker for them. First off, the GPS does not work under water. It also has a few glitches in the software package and upload features that many consumers complain about, the heart rate monitor is not as accurate as a few others on the market today, and a few consumers have complained that the Garmin Forerunner 310XT does break easily, if dropped on the screen, which can be a major drawback for quiet a few consumers. Additionally, it is a bit on the pricier side of the market, coming in at nearly $400 for this GPS tracking device.

Final Recommendations

There are a few negatives that a buyer has to weigh if they are considering the Forerunner 310XT. Although it is probably the best GPS tracker on the current market, and offers a great user interface, with several great features that many atheletes are looking for, it does have a few downfalls that may draw away from the attractiveness to a few consumers. But, overall the Garmin Forerunner 310XT is an exceptional GPS tracker, and has great tracking features, easy to store data information, great battery life, and one of the best and most easy to use screen and interface consoles on these watches today. So, if you are looking for a great watch, with several features, and the great Garmin name, the Forerunner 310XT might be the watch for you, if you are able to deal with the downfalls the watch has (which will be found on any watch you purchase today).