Garmin Forerunner 230

Garmin Forerunner 230 Black
In Stock: 4+
  • Color: Black
Garmin Forerunner 230 Purple
In Stock: 2
  • Color: Purple
Garmin Forerunner 230 Yellow/Black
In Stock: 2
  • Color: Yellow


Model Number: 010-03717-

The Garmin Forerunner 230 is an easy-to-use GPS watch that provides live run and heart rate data (when connected to chest strap), Smartphone connectivity features, Activity tracking, Data upload, and Customization features. The GPS/GLONASS capable watch allows you to track your pace/distance and stores up to 200 hours of activity data. A built-in activity tracker counts your steps and alerts you to "Move!" when you have been inactive. Featuring Bluetooth Smart connectivity, this GPS pairs with your compatible iOS/Android smartphone to allow live tracking, control of your smartphone's music, wireless Garmin Connect™ uploads, and call, email, text, or calendar alerts; Additionally, this watch offers vocal audio alerts for lap and lap times when connected to your smartphone. Garmin Connect IQ allows you to download widgets, apps, data fields, and faces to customize your watch. The screen display has increased in size by 44%, without increasing watch size, making run data easier to see during your workout (compared to the Garmin 220). An improved battery life provides approximately 16 hours of training time. Pair with the Premium Heart Rate Monitor Transmitter to get more advanced features like Recovery Advisor, Race Predictor and VO2 Max Estimate to dial-in your training.


  • Forerunner 230 GPS sport watch
  • USB download/charge cable
  • Quick start guide


  • GPS-enabled sport watch with high resolution color screen, and vibration alerts
  • High-sensitivity GPS receiver and HotFix™ technology: helps keep GPS signal even in dense forest areas
  • GLONASS capable device for increased accuracy and satellite acquisition time
  • Customizable screens let you choose what data you want to see on-the-run
  • Connected Features: Live tracking and workout uploads to Garmin Connect via Bluetooth Smart and compatible Smartphone; social media sharing helps keep your friends updated on your training. Get call, text, email, audio prompts, and calendar alerts, when connected to your smartphone.
  • Control music from your smartphone through Garmin device for easy listening
  • Virtual Partner® (train against a digital person)
  • Virtual Pacer™ (compares current pace to a target pace) 
  • Run/Walk alerts sets unlimited number of intervals for alternating between running and walking
  • Find my phone feature allows you to locate your phone
  • Connect IQ allows you to download apps, faces, widgets, and data fields to customize your Garmin
  • Activity tracking counts steps and calories throughout the day; "Move!" alerts remind you to be active
  • Sleep tracking counts hours of restful sleep 
  • Heart rate monitor automatic syncs with watch
  • Race Predictor and VO2 Max Estimate help judge best- performance based upon your fitness (When using Heart Rate Monitor)
  • Built-in accelerometer tracks speed and distance indoors (treadmill or track) without need for foot pod
  • Firstbeat™ heart rate- based calorie computation (with use of add-on heart rate monitor)
  • 200 hours of activity data storage
  • Improved screen size by 44% without increasing watch size (Compared to Garmin 220)
  • Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community)
  • Compatible with Bike Speed/Cadence Sensor (Not included)
  • Auto Pause and Auto Lap
  • Advanced and simple workouts
  • Pace alert
  • Time/distance alert
  • Interval training
  • Time of day (12/24h)
  • Dual time zone
  • Day/Date
  • Daily alarm
  • Distance accuracy: 99% with clear view of sky
  • Water Resistant to 50m (swimming ok)
  • Temperature range: -4°F to 140°F (-20°C to 60°C)
  • Battery life: 16 hours in training mode and 5 weeks watch + Activity Tracking + Notifications
  • Rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Size: 1.77" x 1.77" x 0.46" (45 x 45 x 11.7 mm)
  • Display: 1.23" (3.12 cm) diameter round, color, 215 x 180 pixels
  • Weight: 1.4 oz (41 g)
  • Color: Black/White, Purple Strike, or Force Yellow