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Advanced multisport capabilities in a smaller-sized watch

Premium multisport GPS watch with wrist-based heart rate

Ultimate multisport with wrist heart rate and mapping

Rugged GPS multisport watch

General

Physical dimensions 1.7” x 1.7” x 0.6” (42.0 x 42.0 x 14.5 mm) 1.9” x 1.9” x 0.6” (47.0 x 47.0 x 15.5 mm) 2.0” x 2.0” x 0.7” (51.0 x 51.0 x 17.5 mm) 2.0” x 2.0” x 0.6” (51.0 x 51.0 x 16.0 mm)
Weight

With silicone band: 2.4 oz (67.0 g)

With silicone band: 3.0 oz (85.0 g); Sapphire version: 3.1 oz (87.0 g)

With silicone band: 3.5 oz (98.0 g)

Silver/Dark: 2.9 oz (82 g)
Water rating 10 ATM 10 ATM 10 ATM 10 ATM
Battery type Rechargeable lithium-ion Rechargeable lithium-ion Rechargeable lithium-ion Rechargeable 300mAh lithium-ion
Display size 1.1” (27.94 mm) diameter 1.2” (30.5 mm) diameter 1.2” (30.5 mm) diameter 1.2” (30.4 mm)
Display resolution 218 x 218 pixels; sunlight-visible, always-on, low power, colorful display 240 x 240 pixels; sunlight-visible, always-on, low power, colorful display 240 x 240 pixels; sunlight-visible, always-on, low power, colorful display 218 x 218 pixels; transflective MIP color
Color display
Battery life Up to 9 days in smartwatch mode (depending on settings), up to 14 hours in GPS mode, and up to 40 hours in UltraTrac™ battery saver mode Up to 2 weeks in smartwatch mode (depending on settings), up to 24 hours in GPS mode, and up to 75 hours in UltraTrac battery saver mode Up to 12 days in smartwatch mode (depending on settings), up to 20 hours in GPS mode, and up to 50 hours in UltraTrac battery saver mode Up to 50 hours in UltraTrac mode; up to 20 hours in GPS training mode; up to 6 weeks in watch mode
Memory/history 64 MB; available 54 MB 64 MB; available 54 MB 12 GB 32 MB; available 23 MB
High-sensitivity receiver
Negative mode display

Maps & Memory

Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest)
Waypoints/favorites/locations 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000
Routes 30 30 50 30
Track log 200 hours 200 hours 10,000 points; 100 saved tracks 100 hours of activity data

Clock Features

Time/date Time of day (12/24h), calendar (day/date), daily alarm, stop watch, timer, sunrise/sunset alerts Time of day (12/24h), calendar (day/date), daily alarm, stop watch, timer, sunrise/sunset alerts Time of day (12/24h), calendar (day/date), daily alarm, stop watch, timer, sunrise/sunset alerts Time of day (12/24h), calendar (day/date), daily alarm, stop watch, timer, sunrise/sunset alerts
GPS Time Sync
Automatic daylight saving time
Alarm clock yes (up to 10 alarms) yes (up to 10 alarms)
Timer
Stopwatch
Chronograph
Sunrise/sunset times

Sensors

GPS
GLONASS
Garmin Elevate™ wrist heart rate monitor
Barometric altimeter
Compass
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Thermometer

Daily Smart Features

Connect IQ™ (downloadable watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
Smart notifications
Smart calendar
Smart weather
Music controls
Face It™ watch face creator
Find my Phone feature
VIRB® remote
Compatible with Garmin Connect™ Mobile
Find My Watch feature

Activity Tracking Features

Step counter
Move bar (displays on device after a period of inactivity; walk for a couple of minutes to reset it)
Auto goal (learns your activity level and assigns a daily step goal)
Sleep monitoring (monitors total sleep and periods of movement or restful sleep)
Calories burned
Floors climbed
Distance traveled
Intensity minutes
TrueUp™
Move IQ™

Training, Planning and Analysis Features

GPS speed and distance
Customizable data pages
Advanced workouts
Downloadable training plans
Auto Pause®
Auto scroll
Auto Lap®
Manual lap
Configurable lap alerts
Customizable alerts
Vibration alerts
Audio prompts
Finish time
Virtual Partner
Virtual Racer™
Virtual Pacer™ (compares current pace to target)
Training Status (lets you see if you're training effectively by tracking training data, such as VO2 max and anaerobic threshold, and comparing it to recent data)
V02 max
Training Load (combines heart rate and VO2 max to score your intensity over 28 days’ time to help ensure you're in the optimal range to meet your goal)
Training Effect (aerobic)
Training Effect (anaerobic)
Course guidance
Activity history on watch
Personal records (running, cycling, swimming)
Segments (Live, Garmin)
Auto multisport activities
Manual multisport activities
Customizable activity profiles
Touch and/or button lock
Hot keys
LiveTrack
Group LiveTrack

Heart Rate Features

HR zones yes (with compatible accessory)
HR alerts yes (with compatible accessory)
HR calories yes (with compatible accessory)
% HR max yes (with compatible accessory)
% HRR yes (with compatible accessory)
Recovery time yes (with compatible accessory)
Auto max HR yes (with compatible accessory)
HRV stress test (measures your heart rate variability while standing still, for 3 minutes, to provide you with an estimated stress level; the scale of this is 1 to 100; low scores indicate lower stress levels) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory)
HR Broadcast (broadcasts HR data over ANT+™ to paired devices)

Running Features

GPS-based distance, time and pace
Running dynamics
Vertical oscillation and ratio (the degree of 'bounce' in your running motion and the benefit ration to stride length) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory)
Ground contact time and balance (shows how much time, in the running motion, your foot is on the ground rather than in flight and lets you check your running symmetry) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory)
Stride length (real time) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory)
Cadence (provides real-time number of steps per minute)
Physiological measurements yes (with compatible accessory)
Performance condition (after running for 6–20 minutes, compares your real-time condition to your average fitness levels)
Lactate threshold (through analysis of your pace and heart rate, estimates the point where your muscles start to rapidly fatigue) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory)
Run workouts
Personal records (running)
Race predictor
Foot pod capable Yes (optional) Yes (optional) Yes (optional) Yes (optional)
Recovery advisor

Chartplotter Features

Point-to-point navigation
Bread crumb trail in real time
Back to start
TracBack®
Around Me mode
Elevation profile
Distance to destination
Barometric trend indicator
Storm alert
Trail run auto climb
Vertical speed
Total ascent/descent
Preloaded topographical maps
Future elevation plot
Downloadable cartography support
Compatible with BaseCamp™
GPS coordinates
Projected waypoint
Sight 'N Go
Area calculation
Hunt/fish calendar
Sun and moon information
Dual grid coordinates

Cycling Features

Courses (compete against previous activities)
Bike lap and lap maximum power (with power sensor)
Race an activity
Time/distance alerts (triggers alarm when you reach goal)
Interval training
FTP (Functional Threshold Power) yes (with compatible accessory) yes (with compatible accessory)
Strava features (Group LiveTrack, live segments)
Round-trip course creator
Garmin Cycle Map (routable cycling-specific street map)
Multiple bike profiles
Compatible with Vector™ (power meter)
Power meter compatible (displays power data from compatible third-party ANT+™-enabled power meters)
Compatible with Varia Vision™ (head-mounted display)
Compatible with Varia™ radar (rear-facing radar)
Compatible with Varia™ lights

Swimming Features

Pool swim metrics (lengths, distance, pace, stroke count/rate, calories)
Stroke recognition
Pool lap recognition
Swim workouts
Stroke efficiency (SWOLF)
Automatic intervals
Advanced swim (drill, rest timers)
Open-water swim distance
Multisport mode

Golfing Features

Yardage to F/M/B (distance to front, middle and back of green)
Yardage to layups/doglegs
Measures shot distance (calculates exact yardage for shots from anywhere on course)
Digital scorecard
Garmin AutoShot™
Auto CourseView updates
Hazards and course targets
TruSwing™ compatible
Round timer/odometer

Garmin Connect™

Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data)
Automatic sync (automatically transfers data to Garmin Connect)

Additional

Additional
  • Connect IQ™ app support: Yes (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
  • EXO™ antenna (GPS/GLONASS): Yes
  • Wi-Fi®: Yes (Sapphire versions only)
  • ANT+®: Yes (all versions)
  • Bluetooth®: Low Energy (all versions)
  • Training Effect (measures impact of an activity on your aerobic & anaerobic fitness): Yes
  • Training Load: Yes
  • Training Status: Yes
  • Lactate Threshold: Yes
  • Weather Alerts: Yes
  • UltraTrac: Yes
  • tempe™ sensor support: Yes
  • TracBack: Yes
  • Ski features: Yes
  • Physiological measurements: Yes
  • SUP/Rowing: Yes
  • Foot pod: yes (optional)
  • Connect IQ™ app support: Yes (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
  • EXO™ antenna (GPS/GLONASS): Yes
  • Wi-Fi®: Yes (Sapphire versions only)
  • ANT+®: Yes (all versions)
  • Bluetooth®: Low Energy (all versions)
  • Training Effect (measures impact of an activity on your aerobic & anaerobic fitness): Yes
  • Training Load: Yes
  • Training Status: Yes
  • Lactate Threshold: Yes
  • Weather Alerts: Yes
  • UltraTrac: Yes
  • tempe™ sensor support: Yes
  • TracBack: Yes
  • Ski features: Yes
  • Physiological measurements: Yes
  • SUP/Rowing: Yes
  • Foot pod: yes (optional)
  • Maps: Preloaded topographic and cycling maps, plus more than 40,000 golf courses around the world
  • Connect IQ™ app support: Yes (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
  • EXO™ antenna (GPS/GLONASS): Yes
  • Wi-Fi®: Yes (Sapphire versions only)
  • ANT+®: Yes (all versions)
  • Bluetooth®: Low Energy (all versions)
  • Round Trip Run: Yes
  • Lactate Threshold: Yes
  • Pre-loaded Garmin cycling maps: Yes
  • Round Trip Ride: Yes
  • Training Effect (measures impact of an activity on your aerobic & anaerobic fitness): Yes
  • Training Load: Yes
  • Training Status: Yes
  • Weather alerts: Yes
  • UltraTrac: Yes
  • tempe™ sensor support: Yes
  • TracBack: Yes
  • Ski features: Yes
  • Physiological measurements: Yes
  • SUP/Rowing: Yes
  • Foot pod: yes (optional)
  • Connect IQ™ app support: Yes (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
  • EXO™ antenna (GPS/GLONASS): Yes
  • Wi-Fi®: Yes
  • ANT+®: Yes
  • Bluetooth® 4.0 LE: Yes
  • Weather Alerts: Yes
  • UltraTrac: Yes
  • TracBack: Yes
  • Ski features: Yes
  • Physiological measurements: Yes
  • SUP/Rowing: Yes
  • Foot pod: yes (optional)
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