Forerunner 945 is the GPS smartwatch that’s designed for the driven, the qualifiers, the elite. We made this watch for you: the up-at-dawn runners and the conditioned-for-pain triathletes. While you chase your next victory, make sure you’ve got the right tool for the job.
You’re an athlete, and this is your watch. The Forerunner® 945 running watch lets you sync with premium music services to put your songs on your wrist. It also offers our most advanced physiological features, including training load balance and more. Enjoy the convenience of quick, contactless payments from the wrist with Garmin PayTM. With full-color, onboard maps to guide you on your run, you’ll never get lost during a workout. Wherever you go, built-in safety and tracking features – such as incident detection (during select activities) and assistance – let you easily send your real-time location to emergency contacts.
MUSIC: Sync with music streaming services such as Spotify®, Deezer and more to easily store and play your favourite songs right from your watch or easily download up to 1000 songs to your watch.
ADVANCED PHYSIO FEATURES: Performance monitoring features include VO2 max and training status with new training load balance, a metric that tracks your mixture of training intensities.
ADVANCED PHYSIO MEASUREMENTS: Offers performance measurements adjusted for heat and altitude, including acclimation status for both. Also tracks recovery time, aerobic and anaerobic training effect and more.
GARMIN PAYTM: Lets you make convenient payments with your watch, so you can leave your cash and cards at home.
MAPPING: Never get lost on a workout with full-colour, on-board maps to guide you on your run or ride.
SAFETY & TRACKING: Includes incident detection during select activities and assistance, both of which send your real-time location to emergency contacts.
ADVANCED WORKOUTS: Whether you are training for an Ironman or a marathon, create your own workout or download one of our training plans. The Forerunner 945 also supports Garmin Coach adaptive training plans — for free!
ADVANCED RUNNING DYNAMICS: See components of your efficiency with ground contact time balance, stride length, vertical ratio and more.
GPS, GLONASS & GALILEO: With GPS, GLONASS and Galileo satellites, you’ll know how far, fast and where you’ve run on your longest trail runs or on your way through the city.
WELLNESS TRACKING: Includes health monitoring such as wrist-based heart rate, all-day stress tracking, relaxation breathing timer, Body BatteryTM energy monitor and more.
CONNECTED FEATURES: Includes smart notifications, weather and more when connected to a compatible smartphone.
CONNECT IQTM: Check out the Connect IQ store, where you can add personality to Forerunner 945 by downloading apps, widgets, watch faces and more. It’s easy and – even better – it’s free.
BATTERY LIFE: Up to 2 weeks in smartwatch mode, up to 10 hours in GPS mode with music, up to 40 hours in GPS without music and up to 60 hours in Ultratrac mode. IN THE BOX:
Forerunner 945 GPS watch
Lens Material: Corning® Gorilla® Glass DX
Bezel Material: fiber-reinforced polymer
QuickFit™ watch band compatible: yes (22 mm)
Strap material: silicone
Physical size: 47 x 47 x 13.7 mm
Fits wrists with a circumference of 130-220 mm
Display size 1.2″ (30.4 mm) diameter
Display resolution 240 x 240 pixels
Display type sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
Weight: 50 g
Battery life Smartwatch Mode: Up to 2 weeks
GPS mode with music: Up to 10 hours
GPS mode without music: Up to 36 hours
Water rating 5 ATM
Memory/History 200 hours of activity data