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Review of Nike+ SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom

Good
Rating
3.50 stars
509
Reviews
$150-$230
Price Range
Reviewed on: April 03, 2013
Author: BoolPool.com

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Shows pace, average pace, distance, time elapsed, lap time, calories and clock
  • Reasonably accurate and powerful GPS tracking
  • Easy to set up and use with simple interface
  • Stylish looking watch
  • Charges fast
  • Lightweight
  • Long battery life
Cons
  • Expensive
  • Not so durable
  • Works with a specific Heart Rate Monitor
  • May have problems updating with Nike+ website

Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for Nike+ SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom. The BoolPool rating for this product is Good, with 3.50 stars, and the price range is $150-$230.

Nike+ SportWatch GPS is the game changing combination of Nike’s popularity among athletes and Tom Tom’s expertise in GPS technology. This watch is the most dynamic and motivational running experience in the world - thanks to its unique functionality, beautiful design, and direct connection to nikeplus.com. The reasonably accurate and powerful GPS tracks and then the watch displays pace, average pace, distance, time elapsed, lap time, calories burned and heart rate (with optional sensor).  The watch also has motivational features to the running experience, including run reminders and messages that inspire you before and after every run. The Nike+ SportWatch GPS is designed for high performance with high visibility backlit LCD display.

The stylish and sleek looking Nike+ SportWatch GPS is offered in a spectrum of colors from classic black/anthracite to a high impact volt, including the stylish combination of anthracite and blue glow. The watch is very easy to setup and use as it has a simple and intuitive interface. It has a fast charging lithium polymer battery that charges via USB and provides eight hours of run time with the GPS and sensor both turned on.

A few reviewers faced the problem with the watch where either it broke down or could not update properly with Nike+ website. This a bit expensive watch and works only with specific heart rate monitor.

Overall, Nike+ SportWatch is a good GPS enabled watch for sports enthusiasts. GPS and the Nike+ sensor combine to gives accurate information, both, indoors or out, without the wait.

User Voice

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Review Group #: 1
(2.50 stars)
17 Reviews
Charges fast Updates to and from Nike+ website may have problems May not be that durable
Review Group #: 2
(4.00 stars)
19 Reviews
Shows pace, average pace, distance, time elapsed, lap time, calories, clock, and heart rate (when using heart rate monitor)
Review Group #: 3
(2.00 stars)
12 Reviews
Easy to use watch and computer application Reasonably accurate Decent battery life Can use only specific Heart Rate Monitor Stylish looks Some users had the problem with this watch
Review Group #: 4
(3.50 stars)
24 Reviews
Nike+ website is good for keeping track of runs and updating the watch software Watch has simple interface
Review Group #: 5
(3.50 stars)
17 Reviews
Lightweight Sleek design and can be worn as regular sports watch May have some durability issues

Where to Buy

StorePromotionsPriceAdditional Details
Amazon$145.42Color: Anthracite/Blue Glow
BestBuy$149.99Color: Black/Blue
Amazon$169.00Color: Black/Volt
store.nike.com$169.00
Amazon$229.99Color: Volt/Black

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Amazon.com  ‎ Rating: 3.50 stars from 849 reviews‎‎, Price: $169.99 ‎
Cnet.com  ‎ Rating: 2.00 stars from 28 reviews‎.

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