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1.4” COLORFUL AMOLED DISPLAY
UP TO 31 HOURS OF BATTERY LIFE IN GPS MODE
PREMIUM TRAINING METRICS AND RECOVERY INSIGHTS
BUILT-IN MAPS WITH SATIQ AND MULTI-BAND GPS
LIGHTWEIGHT TITANIUM BEZEL
TOUCHSCREEN AND BUTTONS
WHAT YOU'LL LOVE
From the moment you wake up, get a readiness score based on your sleep quality, recovery, training load and more, so you can determine whether it’s a good day to go hard — or take it easy.
Whether you’re running on city streets or riding densely covered trails, Forerunner 965 provides, full-color, built-in mapping to keep you on track.
TRIATHLON AND MULTISPORT PROFILES
Switch between sports with one press by using built-in profiles for triathlons, duathlons, brick workouts and swimruns. Or, create your own custom multisport profiles.
Get ready for your next race, including marathons, with training tips, personalized daily suggested workouts and completion time predictions based on course details, weather and performance.
Get workouts made for you. They adapt after every run to match your performance and recovery and take into account the races coming up in your Garmin Connect smartphone app calendar.
Using indicators such as HRV status, your recent exercise history and performance, get an easy insight into your overall effort — and whether you’re training productively, peaking or strained.
BUILT FOR THE DETERMINED
Get a customizable overview of your sleep1, training outlook, HRV status, weather and more as soon as you wake up.
COURSES WITH TURN-BY-TURN DIRECTIONS
Create or find existing courses in the Garmin Connect app, or sync from your favorite third party platforms and get turn-by-turn directions.
Enter how far you want to go and get suggested routes that will bring you back. Even use TrendLine to find the best local paths.
Know how long you need to recover before your next high-effort workout based on your latest training.
Understand how your body’s recovering with sleep score, breakdown of your sleep stages and detailed insights for improved sleep quality.
BODY BATTERY ENERGY MONITORING
Track your body’s energy levels to find the best times for activity and rest1.
Gain a better understanding of your overall health, recovery and training performance while you sleep.
WOMEN’S HEALTH TRACKING
Track and log your menstrual cycle or pregnancy to get exercise and nutrition education.
Free adaptive 5K, 10K and half marathon training plans from expert coaches.
Get an estimate of what your pace could be for a 5K, 10K, half-marathon and marathon.
This smartwatch measures crucial running metrics such as cadence, stride length, ground contact time and more.
WRIST-BASED HEART RATE
The watch constantly samples your heart rate to help you gauge how hard you work during activities1.
Compare your recent training load to the optimal range to help improve your fitness.
Track short-term to mid-term load ratio to keep your rate of training growth within bounds that will help you stay healthy and avoid setbacks.
See how your workouts influence your endurance, speed and power.
While you run, get an analysis of your pace and heart rate for a real-time assessment of your current ability to perform.
See your current fitness level and track changes over time to set goals, evaluate progress and more.
Find out if you’re having a calm, balanced or stressful day.
Log a 2-minute session to record key health stats, then generate a report to share with your healthcare provider.
Track your blood oxygen saturation while you’re awake or asleep2, and gain awareness of how you’re adapting to altitude.
Forerunner 965 is preloaded with free HIIT, strength, cardio, yoga and Pilates workouts so you can switch up how you sweat.
See how much power you’re applying to the trail or road so you can manage effort and fine-tune training.
SATIQ TECHNOLOGY AND MULTI-BAND GPS
Get superior positioning accuracy and optimized battery life.
Plan race day strategy with GPS-based pace guidance for a selected course or distance.
Record accurate lap distances and see your distances in meters.
See real-time information on your current and upcoming climbs.
Prevent burning out and use this data to track and manage your exertion.
Get at-a-glance awareness for points of interest along the course, such as aid stations.
BUILT-IN SPORTS APPS
Tap in to 30+ built-in activities, including cycling, open-water swimming, strength training and more.
Download songs and playlists from your Spotify, Deezer or Amazon Music accounts for phone-free listening.
SAFETY AND TRACKING
If you feel unsafe or if your watch senses that an incident occurred, your watch will send a message with your live location3.
Receive emails, texts and alerts on your watch when paired with your iPhone® or Android smartphone.
Friends and family can follow your real-time location3 and view preplanned courses.
See your health and fitness information, connect with friends and more — in this free, zero-subscription app.
Add watch faces, data fields and apps to your paired watch.
|Lens Material||Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 DX|
|QuickFit watch band compatible||(22 mm compatible)|
|Physical size||47.2 x 47.2 x 13.2 (mm) Fits wrists with a circumference of 135-205 mm|
|Display Size||1.4" (35.4 mm) diameter|
|Display resolution||454 x 454 pixels|
|Display Type||AMOLED Optional Always-On Mode|
|Water rating||5 ATM|
|Battery life||Smartwatch mode: Up to 23 days
GPS-only mode without music: Up to 31 hours
SatIQ (AutoSelect) GNSS mode: Up to 22 hours
All-Systems GNSS mode + Multi-Band: Up to 19 hours
GPS-Only GNSS mode with music: Up to 10.5 hours
SatIQ (AutoSelect) GNSS mode with music: Up to 9.5 hours
All-Systems GNSS mode + Multi-Band with music: Up to 8.5 hours
*Battery life will vary depending upon usage and selected performance mode.
|Charging method||Garmin proprietary plug charger|
|GPS Time Sync|
|Automatic daylight saving time|
|Wrist-based heart rate (constant, every second)|
|Daily resting heart rate|
|Abnormal heart rate alerts||(high and low)|
|Respiration rate (24x7)|
|Pulse Ox blood oxygen saturation||(spot-check, and optional all-day acclimation and in sleep)|
|Body Battery energy monitor|
|Relaxation breathing timer|
|Sleep score and insights|
|Hydration||(in Garmin Connect and optional Connect IQ widget)|
|Women's health||(in Garmin Connect and optional Connect IQ widget)|
|Garmin Elevate wrist heart rate monitor|
|Ambient light sensor|
|Pulse Ox Blood Oxygen Saturation Monitor|
Daily Smart Features
|Connectivity||Bluetooth®, ANT+®, Wi-Fi®|
|Connect IQ (downloadable watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)|
|On-device Connect IQ Store|
|Text response/reject phone call with text (Android only)|
|Realtime settings sync with Garmin Connect mobile|
|Battery saver (customizable low power watch)|
|Controls smartphone music|
|Plays and controls watch music|
|Find My Phone|
|Find My Watch|
|Smartphone compatibility||iPhone®, Android|
|Pairs with Garmin Golf app|
|Pairs with Garmin Connect Mobile|
|Stocks||(optional Connect IQ app)|
Safety and Tracking Features
|Spectator messaging||(with compatible smartphone)|
|Live Event Sharing||Android Only|
|Incident Detection during select activities|
|Incident detection alert on phone for wearables|
|Dual grid coordinates|
Activity Tracking Features
|Move bar (displays on device after a period of inactivity; walk for a couple of minutes to reset it)|
|Auto goal (learns your activity level and assigns a daily step goal)|
|Garmin Connect Challenges app||(optional Connect IQ app)|
Gym & Fitness Equipment
|Automatic rep counting|
|Available gym activity profiles||Strength, HIIT, Cardio and Elliptical Training, Stair Stepping, Floor Climbing, Indoor Climbing, Bouldering, Indoor Rowing, Pilates, Yoga, Breathwork|
|On-screen workout animations|
|On-screen workout muscle maps|
Training, Planning and Analysis Features
|% HR max|
|Auto max HR|
|HR broadcast (broadcasts HR data over ANT+ to paired devices)|
|Respiration rate (during exercise)||(with compatible accessory)|
|GPS speed and distance|
|Customizable data pages|
|Customizable activity profiles|
|Improved interval (includes open repeats, intervals data page, rest screen and auto detection)|
|Downloadable training plans|
|HRM running pace and distance|
|Configurable lap alerts|
|Heat and altitude acclimation|
|VO2 Max (Run)|
|VO2 Max (Trail Run)|
|Training load focus|
|Training effect (anaerobic)|
|Primary benefit (Training Effect labels)|
|Improved recovery time|
|Daily suggested workouts||(7 days)|
|Race an Activity|
|Auto multisport activities|
|Manual multisport activities|
|Garmin Live Segments|
|Strava Live Segments|
|Round-trip course creator (running/cycling) (This feature is only available in selected countries)|
|Trendline Popularity Routing (This feature is only available in selected countries)|
|Touch and/or button lock|
|Activity history on watch|
|Unified training status|
|Available run profiles||Running, Outdoor Track Running, Treadmill Running, Indoor Track Running, Trail Running, Virtual Running, Ultra Running|
|GPS-based distance, time and pace|
|Vertical oscillation and ratio|
|Ground contact time and balance||(with compatible accessory)|
|Stride length (real time)|
|Cadence (provides real-time number of steps per minute)|
|Lactate threshold||(with compatible accessory)|
|PacePro Pacing Strategies|
|Trail run auto climb|
|Course- and weather-specific race predictor|
|Foot pod capable|
|Preloaded with 42,000 courses worldwide|
|Yardage to F/M/B (distance to front, middle and back of green)|
|Yardage to layups/doglegs|
|Measures shot distance (calculates exact yardage for shots from anywhere on course)||automatic|
|Stat tracking (strokes, putts per round, greens and fairways hit)|
|Auto CourseView updates|
|Green View with manual pin position|
|Hazards and course targets|
|Available outdoor recreation profiles||Hiking, Climbing, Skiing, Snowboarding, Backcountry Skiing, Backcountry Snowboarding, XC Classic Skiing, XC Skate Skiing, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Rowing, Kayaking, Snowshoeing, Mapping, Navigating, Tennis, Pickleball, Padel, Track Me, Project Waypoint, Disc Golf|
|Point-to-point navigation (It only show in straight line.)|
|Bread crumb trail in real time|
|Back to start|
|Around Me mode (This feature is only available in selected countries)|
|NextFork navigation (This feature is only available in selected countries)|
|Distance to destination|
|Barometric trend indicator with Storm Alert|
|ClimbPro Ascent Planner|
|Rest Timer (Ultra Run only)|
|Future elevation plot|
|Preloaded topographical maps (This feature is only available in selected countries)|
|Preloaded road and trail maps (This feature is only available in selected countries)|
|Downloadable cartography support|
|Sight 'N Go|
|Area calculation||(via Connect IQ)|
|Hunt/fish calendar||(via Connect IQ)|
|Projected waypoint (It only show in straight line.)|
|Sun and moon information|
|Cycle Map (routable cycling-specific street map)|
|Available cycling profiles||Biking, Road Biking, Mountain Biking, Gravel Biking, Bike Commuting, Bike Touring, eBiking, eMountain Biking, Indoor Biking, Cyclocross|
|Alerts (triggers alarm when you reach goals including time, distance, heart rate or calories)|
|MTB Grit & Flow|
|Bike lap and lap maximum power (with power sensor)|
|Race an activity|
|FTP (Functional Threshold Power)||(with compatible accessory)|
|Power curve and % FTP workouts|
|Compatible with Vector and Rally (power meters)|
|Power meter compatible|
|Advanced cycling dynamics|
|Compatible with Varia Vision (head-mounted display)|
|Compatible with Varia radar (rear-facing radar)|
|Compatible with Varia lights|
|Speed and cadence sensor support (w/sensor)|
|Available swim profiles||Pool Swimming, Open Water Swimming, Swimming/Running|
|Open-water swim metrics (distance, pace, stroke count/rate, stroke distance, swim efficiency (SWOLF), calories)|
|Pool swim metrics (lengths, distance, pace, stroke count, swim efficiency (SWOLF), calories)|
|Stroke type detection (freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly) (pool swim only)|
|Drill logging (pool swim only)|
|Basic rest timer (up from 0) (pool swim only)|
|"Repeat on" rest timer (pool swim only)|
|Auto rest (pool swim only)|
|Time and distance alerts|
|Pacing alerts (pool swim only)|
|Countdown start (pool swim only)|
|Pool swim workouts|
|Critical swim speed|
|Underwater wrist-based heart rate|
|Heart rate from external HRM (real-time during rests, interval and session stats during rests, and automatic heart rate download post-swim)||(with HRM-Swim, HRM-Pro or HRM-Pro Plus)|
Kid Activity Tracking Features
|Toe-to-Toe Challenges app||(optional Connect IQ Toe-to-Toe Challenges app)|
|Smart trainer control|