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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUAccording to research, more than 70% people listen to music when doing exercises. In order to do exercises without taking a smart-phone for music, TomTom has created GPS sports wristwatch with a built-in music player.

«Music provides motivation to achieve better results. Most people use their smart-phones to listen to music while doing exercises. Smartphones are gradually becoming larger, which makes them uncomfortable for exercises. The TomTom Runner 2 sports watch allows the user to monitor heart function, process GPS data, measure each day’s physical exercise, select the most appropriate sports regime and listen to music at any given time,»- says TomTom product expert Aigars Kaulins.

The watch has 3 GB of memory to store music files. Users can easily download their favourite tracks from iTunes or Windows Media Player. Any Bluetooth-compatible headphones will do.

This device lets the user monitor heart function without any additional straps. The built-in GPS device also helps pinpoint the user’s location, as well as monitor the distance, speed and pace of the exercise. The watch can be set for indoor and outdoor activities, including running, cycling, swimming or going to the gym.

The wristwatch is available in two sizes – with bigger and fancier straps for different wrist sizes. Buyers can also choose between an elegant black strap for everyday use or special straps for physical activity.

GPS sports watch is available as TomTom Runner 2 and TomTom Spark in stores across Latvia. The price ranges from EUR 149 to EUR 249.

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