Oh it is an exciting time if you are into watches. Everybody is coming up with their best, and Suunto (http://www.suunto.com/en-GB/) are not ones to stay far behind. Today they have announced the Ambit-2S which is a light and thin GPS watch for multi-sport athletes, and covers everything from cycling to swimming. GPS provides you accurate speed and pace, while the heart monitor lets you train within your zone.
Suunto also have free apps for users of their GPS watches and they have been updated as of today too.
Read the Press Release below for more details:
Suunto launches Ambit2 S – a multisport GPS watch for athletes
Suunto App Zone and Movescount.com are also upgraded
The new Ambit2 S is a light and sleek GPS watch for multisport athletes that packs all the features needed for cycling, running, swimming and multisport training. The GPS provides accurate pace, route navigation and tracking, while the heart rate monitor lets you train within your ideal zone.
- Cycling: The new Suunto Ambit2 S will support power meters (ANT+) and offers various power measurement values and numerous options for in-depth analysis.
- Swimming: The Ambit2 S also offers comprehensive swimming functionality, including pace and distance, automatic intervals, stroke rate and swimming time related to different pool lengths. The Ambit2 S will also learn to recognize your swimming style, which makes performance analysis easier.
- Running: Runners benefit from highly accurate pace and distance thanks to FusedSpeed™, the Ambit’s accelerometer integrated GPS, as well as interval timer and autolaps for training.
- Multisport Training: Users can switch between sports, making the Suunto Ambit2 S ideal for recording your multisport training or race.
Available from May 2013. Ambit2 S £275/Ambit2 S with HR £325.
App Zone and Movescount.com are also upgraded
Suunto is also upgrading the Suunto App Zone, the community forum where users can find and create free Apps for the Ambit GPS watches. Since it launched in November 2012, the App Zone has proved popular with users, who have created over 5,000 Apps so far. The upgrade gives Ambit owners the chance to create and share more advanced Apps. Suunto’s online sports community Movescount.com which hosts the App Zone, will also be updated to provide new tools for in-depth analysis, enhanced navigation and improved opportunities for sharing.
For more product details and full specs, visit www.suunto.com