Garmin announces new flagship $450 Forerunner 920XT sport watch

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Garmin today announced the Forerunner 920XT, its latest multisport watch designed for athletes who need metrics beyond what your average fitness tracker can provide. At $449.99, you’d expect this watch to do just about everything under the sun, and it promises to offer detailed stats on swimming, biking, and running. You’ll also get notifications for incoming texts, emails, calls, and calendar reminders, though the “smartwatch” functionality here isn’t what anyone will be buying the 920XT for. Instead, they’d likely be after its deep and accurate daily activity tracking, which is a step above what your typical wrist-worn fitness band can do. But there are also features you’d expect from a Jawbone, like sleep tracking.

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