Best Running Watches Reviews

Suunto Ambit 3 Peak: the best GPS chip

Suunto, AMBIT3 PEAK HR, GPS Watch for Outdoor / Multisport Unisex, 30h Autonomy, + Heart Rate Chest Belt Blue (Size: M), Water resistant to 100 m Black, SS020674000

EUR 499.99 EUR 299.00 New price: EUR 299.00

The Suunto Ambit 3 Peak is a GPS watch for explorers, mountaineers and skiers. SiRFstarV its GPS chip is very accurate and fast.

The Ambit 3 is an ABC watch (Altimeter / Barometer / Compass) with a thermometer. It is fine for browsing. You can import hiking routes in GPX format from a computer on the watch. After the hike, you can export your route on the application Suunto Movescount – Suunto .

The Suunto Ambit 3 Peak is the first Bluetooth enabled Suunto. It is therefore a connected watch that displays notifications from the smartphone. You can install apps on the watch from Suunto website.

Pros:

  • Altimeter / Barometer / Compass
  • Thermometer
  • Applications
  • Number of Features
  • shows Connected
  • 50 hours of battery life with GPS
  • Puce GPS SiRFstarV

Rear:

  • Price
  • No ski mode

Suunto Traverse: the new watch for hiking and trekking

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Suunto, Traverse, GPS Watch Exterior for the Walk and Hike, Up 100h Autonomy, Waterproof, Graphite, SS022226000

EUR 419.99 EUR 307.00 New price: EUR 307.00 Price Occasion: EUR 262.88

The Suunto Traverse is a new GPS watch for hiking and trekking. Launched in late 2015, this GPS watch is designed for walkers, climbers and other outdoor sports enthusiasts. This is not a multi-sport shows such as Suunto Ambit 3 but watch out for with versatile navigation capabilities for hiking and trekking. It is a robust GPS watch with an impressive battery life of 100 hours.

Topographic maps available on Movescount and GPS navigation and integrated GLONASS Suunto Traverse help plan excursions and find his way. A function of real-time track of creation ( “Tom Thumb”) automatically records the path, allowing you to retrace your steps if necessary.

The Suunto Traverse comes with some useful features such as alarms by vibration, pedometer, flashlight and GLONASS navigation. Otherwise, this watch has enough similar features to the Suunto Ambit 3. It is equipped with an altimeter, barometer, thermometer and digital compass. The watch can easily connect to Movescount application to import points of interest and GPX routes. It is a connected watch that can sync with a smartphone (iOS or Android). The Traverse is a Suunto GPS watch that offers many useful features for hiking. Its design is less sport and more elegant than the Suunto Ambit 3.

Pros:

  • Altimeter / Barometer / Compass
  • Thermometer
  • Applications
  • Design
  • shows Connected
  • 100 hours of battery life with GPS
  • GPS et GLONASS

Rear:

  • Price
  • No multi fashion

Casio ProTrek PRW-2500T-7E

Casio – PRW-2500T-7E – Pro-Trek – Men Watch – Automatic Digital – LCD Dial – Bracelet Titanium Grey

EUR 399.00 New price: EUR 399.00

Being one of best running smartwatches ranked by Tucsonsmartwatches.com, the Casio PRW-2500T ProTrek-7E is a classic and simple watch for hiking. It has all the features a backpacker needs. Durable and robust, this watch has an altimeter, barometer, compass and thermometer. By cons, it does not offer the features fashionable right now as GPS, cardio belt, smartphone connectivity.

Pros:

  • sun to recharge.
  • Battery life.

Rear:

  • No connectivity with smartphone.
  • No GPS.
  • Not compatible with cardio belt.

Casio SGW-300H-1AVER

Casio Collection Men’s Watch SGW-300H-1AVER

EUR 54.99 New price: EUR 54.99

The Casio SGW-300H-1AVER is an altimeter watch with a very good price / quality ratio. It has all the basic functions: altimeter, barometer and thermometer. Above all, it is much less expensive than other models of watches altimeters.

Pros:

  • Attractive price.
  • Quality / price ratio.
  • Altimeter precise.

Rear:

  • No solar charging.
  • No connectivity with smartphone.
  • No GPS.
  • Not compatible with cardio belt.