Garmin Forerunner 645 Music, Slate

Last updated date: November 12, 2020

DWYM Score

7.0

Garmin Forerunner 645 Music, Slate

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Overall Take


In our analysis of 12 expert reviews, the Garmin Garmin Forerunner 645 Music, Slate placed 9th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Easily download up to 500 songs to your watch, and connect with Bluetooth headphones (sold separately) for phone free listening. Syncs music from select streaming services for offline listening. Fits wrists with a circumference of 127-204 millimeter. Display size - 1.2 inch (30.4 millimmeter) diameter. Garmin Pay contactless payment solution lets you make convenient payments with your watch, so you can leave your cash and cards at home. Uses wrist based heart rate to offer performance monitoring Features, including evaluating your current training status. Battery life: Up to 7 days in Smartwatch mode; 5 hours in GPS mode with music. Strap material: Silicone. Display resolution: 240 x 240 pixels. Display type :sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP).

Expert Reviews

Expert Summarized Score

6.0
1 expert reviews

User Summarized Score

8.9
2,747 user reviews

What experts liked

The Forerunner 645 Music is a watch that can track a huge variety of sports and look good while doing it.
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What experts didn't like

The headline music playback feature feels a bit half-baked and the battery life isn't as good as we've experienced on other Garmin watches.
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