Structure on its GPS origins, Garmin today introduced three new smartwatches with solid navigation features for exploring as well as fitness activities. The 3 vastly different foods are created to appeal to a variety of customers in the growing smartwatch market Apple will soon be entering, and also include the watch-centric Fenix 3, the sturdy Epix and the fitness-focused Vivoactive.
iphoneGarmin Fenix 3
The Fenix 3 is the future generation in Garmin’s multisport GENERAL PRACTITIONERS watch classification. With its built-in GPS, 100m water resistance and also onboard measure and also altimeter sensing units, the Fenix 3 assists a broad range of outside and fitness sporting activities, consisting of swimming, cycling, winter sports as well as snowboarding. It additionally attaches to the Hook up IQ establishment enabling individuals to add applications, widgets, and various other smartwatch functions to the GPS view. The $499 Fenix 3 will certainly take place sale starting Q1 2015 with both Gray and Silver shade choices as well as a heart-rate display bundle that will cost $50 additional. Garmin also is providing a premium Fenix 3 Sapphire with a scratch-resistant sapphire lens and a recommended list price of $599.99.
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The Epix is a rugged GPS mapping watch for exterior enthusiasts trying to find a backcountry navigation solution. With its 1.4-inch shade touchscreen, the Epix supplies the capability to preload up to 8GB of maps that could be viewed and controlled in the area. The watch includes GPS and also GLONASS for precise placing and also assistance for exterior sensors that measure outdoor temperatures, individual heart rate as well as even more. Comparable to Garmin’s various other brand-new watches, the Epix connects to the Connect INTELLIGENCE shop, allowing users to mount applications, widgets, enjoy faces and even more. The Epix will be offered in Q1 2015 with a starting rate of $549.
mobile phoneGarmin Vivoactive
The Vivoactive is concentrated on the fitness enthusiast with a sunlight-readable color display screen, GPS activity monitoring, smartphone notifications as well as support for cordless sensors such as heart price screens. The watch likewise showcases an interchangeable band as well as app and widget assistance via Garmin’s Hook up INTELLIGENCE establishment. Valued at $299 with a heart rate display as well as $249 without, the Vivoactive will certainly begin shipping in Q1 with white or black color options.