Jogging is also allowed in corona virus times. In keeping with this, Saturn has now reduced the Garmin Forerunner 35 by 55 percent. Is the offer worth it?
Whether running or cycling: fitness trackers and sports watches from Garmin are very popular with many athletes. An affordable entry-level device is the Garmin Forerunner 35 GPS sports watch, which is currently available from Saturn at a price of 89 euros. Also Media Markt now offers the same price. A good deal? We do the price check.
Garmin Forerunner 35: This is what the GPS running watch offers
The Garmin Forerunner 35 from 2016 is more a sports watch than a smartwatch. Thanks to the integrated GPS sensor, it can be used without a smartphone. In addition to GPS distance and GPS speed, the tracking functions also include heart rate measurement, pedometer and calculation of calorie consumption and intensity minutes.
But there are also some smartwatch functions on the Garmin Forerunner 35. Among other things, you can have notifications displayed and control music playback. Garmin offers full information on its Product website.
Garmin Forerunner 35: offer in price check
The Garmin Forerunner 35 is with Saturn and Media Markt available in black and white. For our price check, we compare the Saturn deal with the cheapest prices at other online retailers – both current and historical. We ignore auction and marketplace dealers.
- Price on offer at Saturn/Media Markt: 89 euros (incl. Shipping)
- Currently the best comparison price: 89.99 euros at Euronics (plus 4.99 Euro shipping)
- Historically best price: 79 euros
Conclusion: best price – at least current
The price comparison shows: Saturn and Media Markt currently have the cheapest offer for the Garmin Forerunner 35. The current market price is currently around 100 euros. However, the deal is not a huge bargain, because prices of around 80 euros were already possible in the past.
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Alternative: Samsung Gear Fit 2 for 88 euros
Have significantly reduced Saturn and Media Markt currently also the fitness tracker Samsung Gear Fit 2 in the L version in dark gray. Instead of last for 120 to 130 euros, the Smartwach from 2016 is currently available for 88 euros. Like the Garmin Forerunner 35, the Gear Fit 2 also has integrated GPS, but is far worse in customer reviews than the competitor.