70points

Apple Watch SE

62points

Garmin Venu Sq

vs
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150 facts in comparison

Apple Watch SE vs Garmin Venu Sq

Apple Watch SE
Garmin Venu Sq

Why is Apple Watch SE better than Garmin Venu Sq?

  • Can be used to answer calls
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • 36.92% bigger screen size
    ?

    1.78"vs1.3"
  • Has a barometer
    ?
  • 2.86x higher resolution
    ?

    368 x 448pxvs240 x 240px
  • Has irregular heart rate warnings
    ?
  • Has a route tracker
    ?
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2

Why is Garmin Venu Sq better than Apple Watch SE?

  • Monitors blood oxygenation levels
    ?
  • 5.25 days longer battery life
    ?

    6 daysvs0.75 days
  • Is compatible with Android
    ?
  • Always-On Display
    ?
  • Has multi-sport mode
    ?
  • Supports ANT+
    ?
  • Tracks water intake
    ?
  • 3.4mm shorter
    ?

    40.6mmvs44mm

Price comparison

Apple Watch SE

ProductStorePrice
Apple Watch SE ebay-usedApple Watch SE 40mm 44mm GPS + WiFi + Ce...Apple Watch SE 40mm 44mm GPS + WiFi + Cellular Pink Gold Gray Silver - Good
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$130
Apple Watch SE ebay-usedApple Watch SE 40mm 44mm GPS + WiFi + Ce...Apple Watch SE 40mm 44mm GPS + WiFi + Cellular Pink Gold Gray Silver - Very Good
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$150
Apple Watch SE ebay-usedApple Watch SE 2nd Gen 44mm GPS + Cellul...Apple Watch SE 2nd Gen 44mm GPS + Cellular Midnight Smartwatch - Pristine
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$215
Apple Watch SE ebay-usedApple Watch SE 2nd Gen 44mm GPS+Cellular...Apple Watch SE 2nd Gen 44mm GPS+Cellular Aluminum Case w/ Sport Band - Pristine
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$215

Garmin Venu Sq

Buy used:

$180

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Venu Sq amazonGarmin 010-02427-01 Venu Sq, GPS Smartwa...Garmin 010-02427-01 Venu Sq, GPS Smartwatch with Bright Touchscreen Display, Up to 6 Days of Battery Life, Light Gold and White
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$132
Garmin Venu Sq amazonGarmin 010-02427-02 Venu Sq, GPS Smartwa...Garmin 010-02427-02 Venu Sq, GPS Smartwatch with Bright Touchscreen Display, Up to 6 Days of Battery Life, Orchid Purple
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$132
Garmin Venu Sq amazonSMARTWATCH GARMIN VENU SQ NFC LAVENDER/R...SMARTWATCH GARMIN VENU SQ NFC LAVENDER/ROSE PURPLE
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$229
Garmin Venu Sq amazonGarmin Venu Sq Blanco/Dorado Smartwatch ...Garmin Venu Sq Blanco/Dorado Smartwatch Multideporte GPS Integrado Frecuencia Actividad SueΓ±o
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$174
Garmin Venu Sq ebay-newGarmin Venu Sq GPS 40 mm Smartwatch - Wh...Garmin Venu Sq GPS 40 mm Smartwatch - White Case - Brand New
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$117
Garmin Venu Sq ebay-newBrand New Garmin Venu SQ GPS Smartwatch ...Brand New Garmin Venu SQ GPS Smartwatch White with Light Gold Bezel 010-02427-01
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$190
Garmin Venu Sq ebay-newGarmin Venu Sq GPS 40 mm Smartwatch - Wh...Garmin Venu Sq GPS 40 mm Smartwatch - White Case
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$190
Garmin Venu Sq ebay-newGarmin USA Venu SQ GPS Smartwatch 33mm ...Garmin USA Venu SQ GPS Smartwatch 33mm Fiber-Reinforced Health Monitoring NEW
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$180
Garmin Venu Sq bhphotovideoGarmin Venu Sq GPS Smartwatch (Light Gol...Garmin Venu Sq GPS Smartwatch (Light Gold Aluminum Bezel, White Case, & Silicone Band)
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$200
Garmin Venu Sq bhphotovideoGarmin Venu Sq GPS Smartwatch (Metallic ...Garmin Venu Sq GPS Smartwatch (Metallic Orchid Aluminum Bezel, Orchid Case, & Silicone Band)
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$200

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User reviews

Overall rating

Apple Watch SE
8.6
19 User reviews
Apple Watch SE
8.6/10
19 User reviews
Garmin Venu Sq
8.0
4 User reviews
Garmin Venu Sq
8.0/10
4 User reviews

Features

Build quality

8.6/10
18 votes
8.3/10
4 votes

Design

8.8/10
17 votes
9.8/10
4 votes

App

8.2/10
18 votes
7.3/10
4 votes

Performance

8.9/10
17 votes
9.0/10
4 votes

Fitness features

8.4/10
17 votes
8.8/10
4 votes

Comments

Wan

Wan

1 year ago

10 / 10

Best smartwatch for the price

Wan

Wan

1 year ago

10 / 10

No log n best performance for the price.

Pros

  • Price

Cons

  • No aod
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Ashwin

Ashwin

1 year ago

10 / 10

Amazing

Ashwin

Ashwin

1 year ago

10 / 10

0 users found this helpful
Gabriel

Gabriel

1 year ago

10 / 10

Me encanto

Gabriel

Gabriel

1 year ago

10 / 10

Creo que es perfecto, porque tiene un balance entre tecnologΓ­a y lo que buscas en un reloj

0 users found this helpful

Design

screen size

1.78"

1.3"

The size of the screen (measured diagonally).
Display type

OLED/AMOLED

LCD

The type of technology used in the display.
is dustproof and water-resistant
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
ATM rating
βˆ…

Apple Watch SE: Not applicable

5 ATM

The ATM rating indicates how much water pressure a device can withstand. 3 ATM is one of the lowest ratings and means that the device can only withstand splashes of water, whereas 20 ATM is one of the highest ratings and means that the device can be used for snorkeling and water sports.
Ingress Protection (IP) rating
βˆ…

Apple Watch SE: Not applicable

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Garmin Venu Sq)

The first number of the IP rating refers to protection against dust, while the second number refers to protection against liquid. E.g. a first number of 6 denotes that it is completely dustproof, and a second number of 7 denotes that the device can withstand full immersion in water.
has branded damage-resistant glass
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Gorilla Glass version
βˆ…

Apple Watch SE: Not applicable

Gorilla Glass 3

Gorilla Glass is one of the most popular brands of chemically strengthened glass, manufactured by Corning. Several versions have been developed, the newer ones being more durable and providing better damage resistance.
pixel density

326ppi

261ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
sweat resistance
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Sensors

Monitors blood oxygenation levels
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
Your blood oxygen level is a measurement how much oxygen is reaching your muscles. It is important because low levels mean that you will become easily fatigued during exercise. The more exercise you do, the better your blood oxygen levels will become.
Has a heart rate monitor
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
has GPS
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
has an accelerometer
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
Has a temperature sensor
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
With a temperature sensor you can monitor changes in temperature to measure your exertion levels and avoid hyperthermia.
has a compass
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
A compass is useful for gaming, maps, and navigation software.
Has a barometer
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
This measures barometric air pressure. It can predict weather changes, for example a sudden drop in air pressure could mean a storm is coming. When calibrated correctly it can be used to determine altitude, which helps GPS devices to lock on quicker and with greater accuracy.
has a gyroscope
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.
Has a cadence sensor
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
A cadence sensor measures the number of pedal revolutions per minute when you are cycling. It enables you to monitor how fast you are pedaling.

Activity tracking

Tracks your sleep
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
Tracks distance
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
It tracks how far you travel.
Tracks steps taken
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
Measures pace
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
Measuring pace shows how much time it takes to travel one kilometer or one mile. For example, in running, a 4 minute kilometer would be a very good pace.
Provides sleep reports
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
Your sleep data is analysed to give you a report, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see the quality of your sleep and to help you make improvements.
Detects activities automatically
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
The device automatically detects when you start an activity such as jogging, saving you from entering it manually at a later time.
Has a route tracker
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
With a route tracker you can add your route onto a map. It is helpful if you plan to do the same route again, or want to share it with your community.
Tracks elevation
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.
Has multi-sport mode
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
A multi-sport mode allows you to easily switch between tracking different sports such as running, cycling, and swimming. This feature is ideal for those who need to change quickly between various activities (e.g., triathletes).

Connectivity

Is compatible with iOS
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Is compatible with Android
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
supports Wi-Fi
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
Wi-Fi version

Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Garmin Venu Sq)

The Wi-Fi versions supported by the device.
supports ANT+
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices (e.g., sports watches, smartphones, and cycling computers).
SIM cards

1 eSIM

βˆ…

Garmin Venu Sq: Not applicable

The number and type of SIM cards supported.
has NFC
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions, such as mobile payments. Note: this feature may not be available in all markets.
has a cellular module
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
Devices that use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than Wi-Fi.

Battery

battery life

0.75 days

6 days

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
battery power

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple Watch SE)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Garmin Venu Sq)

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
battery life in training mode

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple Watch SE)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Garmin Venu Sq)

With a long battery life, you can train for several hours a week and only have to recharge the device every few weeks.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
battery life in power save mode

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple Watch SE)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Garmin Venu Sq)

In power save mode you can still check what time it is and other basic functions. A long battery life is good if you wear the device day to day.
battery life with GPS on

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple Watch SE)

14h

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
has wireless charging
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
has a rechargeable battery
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Has a solar power battery
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
A solar battery takes its energy from light, and stores it in a self-recharging battery which never needs to be changed.

Features

has HRV tracking
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
Heart rate variability (HRV) tracking measures fluctuations in the time between heart beats. These fluctuations can be an indication of health conditions (such as heart conditions or mental health issues). Note: This feature may not be available in all markets.
measures VO2 max
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
VO2 max capacity is a measurement of the amount of oxygen your body can use during physical exercise. A high VO2 max capacity indicates good fitness levels.
measures resting heart rate
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
This measurement is your heart rate per minute when you're at rest, such as when you're relaxed, sitting, or lying down. For adults, this is typically between 60–100.
has fast/slow heart rate notifications
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
It can notify you when your resting heart rate is above or below the normal range.
shows readiness level
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
This is based on various information, such as your previous workout, sleep quality, and stress levels. Taking everything into account, it will give you an idea of whether your body is ready for another workout or if you should focus on recovery.
Can be used to answer calls
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
The device has a speaker and microphone that allow you to answer calls made to your smartphone.
Locates your phone
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
Has call control
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.
Has notifications
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
If you get a notification such as a call or message, the device will vibrate on your wrist or make a noise to alert you.

App & Software

Provides activity reports
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.
Has inactivity alerts
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
Counts how many calories you've burned
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.
Has goal setting
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Has achievements
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
Free app
βœ”Apple Watch SE (Apple Health)
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq (Garmin Connect Mobile)
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
Has exercise diary
βœ”Apple Watch SE (Apple Health)
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq (Garmin Connect Mobile)
It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.
Ad-free
βœ”Apple Watch SE (Apple Health)
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq (Garmin Connect Mobile)
Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
Has coaching
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq (Garmin Connect Mobile)
The app can determine the best way for you to progress in your exercise, and offers coaching advice.

Miscellaneous

has a battery level indicator
βœ”Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
has aptX
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
aptX is a codec used for transmitting audio wirelessly with Bluetooth. It is developed by Qualcomm, and supports 16-bit audio at a bit rate of 384kbps.
Has auto pause
βœ”Apple Watch SE (Apple Health)
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq (Garmin Connect Mobile)
It can determine when you have stopped working out and pause your current workout tracking until you start moving again.
Has passcode
βœ”Apple Watch SE (Apple Health)
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
You can set a passcode to keep your data private.
Available on PC
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq (Garmin Connect Mobile)
These services are ideal if you want to use the app while sat down at your computer, as well as on-the-go.
Compatible with smart scales
βœ”Apple Watch SE (Apple Health)
βœ”Garmin Venu Sq (Garmin Connect Mobile)
It is compatible with smart scales such as the Fitbit Aria and Withings range. These scales transmit information such as weight and BMI to connected services over Wi-Fi.
It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.
supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
βœ–Apple Watch SE
βœ–Garmin Venu Sq
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Price comparison

Apple Watch SE

ProductStorePrice
Apple Watch SE ebay-usedApple Watch SE 40mm 44mm GPS + WiFi + Ce...Apple Watch SE 40mm 44mm GPS + WiFi + Cellular Pink Gold Gray Silver - Good
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$130
Apple Watch SE ebay-usedApple Watch SE 40mm 44mm GPS + WiFi + Ce...Apple Watch SE 40mm 44mm GPS + WiFi + Cellular Pink Gold Gray Silver - Very Good
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$150
Apple Watch SE ebay-usedApple Watch SE 2nd Gen 44mm GPS + Cellul...Apple Watch SE 2nd Gen 44mm GPS + Cellular Midnight Smartwatch - Pristine
ebay-used logo
$215
Apple Watch SE ebay-usedApple Watch SE 2nd Gen 44mm GPS+Cellular...Apple Watch SE 2nd Gen 44mm GPS+Cellular Aluminum Case w/ Sport Band - Pristine
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$215

Garmin Venu Sq

Buy used:

$180

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Venu Sq amazonGarmin 010-02427-01 Venu Sq, GPS Smartwa...Garmin 010-02427-01 Venu Sq, GPS Smartwatch with Bright Touchscreen Display, Up to 6 Days of Battery Life, Light Gold and White
amazon logo
$132
Garmin Venu Sq amazonGarmin 010-02427-02 Venu Sq, GPS Smartwa...Garmin 010-02427-02 Venu Sq, GPS Smartwatch with Bright Touchscreen Display, Up to 6 Days of Battery Life, Orchid Purple
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$132
Garmin Venu Sq amazonSMARTWATCH GARMIN VENU SQ NFC LAVENDER/R...SMARTWATCH GARMIN VENU SQ NFC LAVENDER/ROSE PURPLE
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$229
Garmin Venu Sq amazonGarmin Venu Sq Blanco/Dorado Smartwatch ...Garmin Venu Sq Blanco/Dorado Smartwatch Multideporte GPS Integrado Frecuencia Actividad SueΓ±o
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$174
Garmin Venu Sq ebay-newGarmin Venu Sq GPS 40 mm Smartwatch - Wh...Garmin Venu Sq GPS 40 mm Smartwatch - White Case - Brand New
ebay-new logo
$117
Garmin Venu Sq ebay-newBrand New Garmin Venu SQ GPS Smartwatch ...Brand New Garmin Venu SQ GPS Smartwatch White with Light Gold Bezel 010-02427-01
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$190
Garmin Venu Sq ebay-newGarmin Venu Sq GPS 40 mm Smartwatch - Wh...Garmin Venu Sq GPS 40 mm Smartwatch - White Case
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$190
Garmin Venu Sq ebay-newGarmin USA Venu SQ GPS Smartwatch 33mm ...Garmin USA Venu SQ GPS Smartwatch 33mm Fiber-Reinforced Health Monitoring NEW
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$180
Garmin Venu Sq bhphotovideoGarmin Venu Sq GPS Smartwatch (Light Gol...Garmin Venu Sq GPS Smartwatch (Light Gold Aluminum Bezel, White Case, & Silicone Band)
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$200
Garmin Venu Sq bhphotovideoGarmin Venu Sq GPS Smartwatch (Metallic ...Garmin Venu Sq GPS Smartwatch (Metallic Orchid Aluminum Bezel, Orchid Case, & Silicone Band)
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$200

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