GURU TIP:  If you’re a fan of the Garmin 200 series, please know that this watch is NOT meant to make the 255 music obsolete, but show off hardware updates and minor software updates for watch lovers that want a bit more! The 265S also has 2 additional days of battery life and 4 more GPS hours than the standard 265. Please note that the S stands for small, so the 265S has a 1.1″ display, while the standard 265 has a 1.28″ display.

TECH TIP: The Forerunner 200 series adds another reliable watch to the lineup with the new 265S! If you’re stuck between choosing the 255 music or 265S and want a few more premium features, then you’ll love the 265S! Updates include extended battery life (15 days in smartwatch mode, 24 hours in GPS only mode), amolded display (brighter, more colorful screen), and additional wrist based running dynamics! This watch has touchscreen and buttons that can be used interchangeably. 

BUY THIS want the ultimate watch for running and everyday life without breaking the bank.

DON’T BUY THIS are a super stat geek looking for even more premium features and data.