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Garmin Forerunner 50

Garmin Forerunner 50
alaScore 70

711 reviews

May, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 711 reviews of Garmin Forerunner 50. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other GPS Watches for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS Watches the Garmin Forerunner 50 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 70/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 711 reviews)

1 expert reviews

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Garmin Forerunner 50

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 331 user reviews of Garmin Forerunner 50 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other GPS Watches on Amazon.co.uk.

79% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin Forerunner 50 Sports Watch with Wireless Sync & Personal Heart Rate MonitorGarmin Forerunner 50 Sports Watch with Wireless Sync & Personal Heart Rate MonitorGarmin Forerunner 50 + Footpod

May, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Garmin Forerunner 50

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 332 user reviews of Garmin Forerunner 50 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other GPS Watches on Amazon.com.

70% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin Forerunner 50 Water Resistant Running GPS With Heart Rate Monitor and Foot Pod (Discontinued by Manufacturer)Garmin 010-00679-05 Forerunner 50 Sports Watch with Heart Rate Monitor and USB ANT StickGarmin 010-00679-05 Forerunner 50 Sports Watch with Heart Rate Monitor and USB ANT Stick

May, 2016

Consumer review by: Pete Banuelos (tigergps.com)

happy feet

 

I vary pleased with the pod and watch. I chose to manually calibrate it, so I have it pretty accurate. And now I am not loosing my signal. I also find that my pace reading is more steady then that of my GPS. I am not getting a 11 min. pace when I now I...

Dec, 2007

Consumer review by: marathonrunner (mysears.com)

Buyers Beware! This is only a stopwatch w/ HRM, NOT A GPS WATCH!

 

Buyers Beware! This is only a stopwatch w/ HRM, NOT A GPS WATCH!

Aug, 2009

Consumer review by: hardblack_core (ciao.com)

Garmin Forerunner 50

 

AutoLap, AutoPause, Virtual Partner Software Included: Garmin Training Center Navigation Trip Computer: Trip timer, trip distance Built-in display Type: LCD Display Illumination: Yes Color Support: Monochrome Connections Connector Type: USB Battery...

Good

None

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: ciaociao (ciao.com)

Track workout performence with ease

 

My birthday, I got a Garmin Forerunner 50 as a gift. I've become a Garmin fan since then. I bought several other Garmin products and joined their community, it's a lot fun. In the old time, when I finish workout, I'd switch on computer and input what I...

Automatically sync with computer

Color and Design not so great

Oct, 2008

Consumer review by: Boozle (radioshack.com)

Great Heart Rate Monitor

 

I love to use this product with the web account, that way I can plug the USB stick in anywhere and upload my data. I love that I can use it while I kayak, I am going to buy another just because I totally abuse the one I have. I kayak alot and swim with...

Big Screen, Compact, Data Auto Uploads to Web, Easy To Set Up, Reliable Performance, Simple Controls, Strong Construction

No GPS

Sep, 2008

Consumer review by: Jimmy Nortton (radioshack.com)

AWESOME! THE BEST EVERR!!! A+++!!!

 

THIS IS A GREAT TOOL FROM GARMIN! ITS SOMETHING YOU WOULD EXPECT TO FIND IN A STORE THAT SELLS HIGH QUALITY TECHNOLOGY! OF COURSE RADIOSHACK IS THAT PLACE! SIMPLY AMAZING! THANKS RADIOSHACK!!!!

Acquires Satellites Quickly, Compact, Easy Menus, Easy To Read, Easy To Set Up, Great value for the money, Reliable Performance, Simple Controls

Non whatsoever

Mar, 2008

Consumer review by: Markmod (expansys.com)

it's great,

 

Opened the packet, plugged it in, windows downloaded and installed the drivers. Job done! Works great with my ant+ scales, Very good price through expansys, fast delivery. Well happy.

Aug, 2011

Product Specifications

PRODUCT FEATURES: Plugs into your computer's USB port Automatically receives workout data when Foreunner 50 is within range, and stores it in Garmin Connect (web-based) or Garmin Training Center (software)