Garmin Fenix
Garmin Fenix
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Garmin Fenix review: 37 facts and highlights

1. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Garmin Fenix
62% have it

2. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
50h
Suunto Ambit3 Peak Sapphire (HR): 50h

3. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Garmin Fenix
36% have it

4. Provides activity reports

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.
Garmin Fenix
40% have it

5. Has a barometer

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.
Garmin Fenix
38% have it

6. battery life

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
42 days
Tech4o Traileader Jet: 730 days

7. Has vibrating alerts

Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
Garmin Fenix
32% have it

8. Has a route tracker

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.
Garmin Fenix
34% have it

9. Syncs wirelessly

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
Garmin Fenix
34% have it

10. resolution

70 x 70px
Suunto 9: 300 x 320px

11. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Garmin Fenix
95% have it

12. thickness

17mm
Motorola MOTOACTV: 9.6mm

13. Has trackback mode

This feature enables you to track your route and reverse it in order to guide you back to where you began your journey.
Garmin Fenix
19% have it

14. waterproofing maximum depth

These devices will not experience water damage, e.g. in the shower. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.
50m
Casio GWA1000FC-2A: 200m

15. Supports ANT+

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, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
Garmin Fenix
27% have it

16. Tracks distance

It tracks how far you travel.
Garmin Fenix
76% have it

17. Has goal setting

Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Garmin Fenix
37% have it

18. Has a 3D compass

3D compass is a compass that will show accurate readings also when the compass is tilted. Therefore you don’t need to keep the compass on level ground to get steady readings.
Garmin Fenix
22% have it

19. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Garmin Fenix
92% have it

20. Measures pace

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.
Garmin Fenix
70% have it

21. Has silent alarm

The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
Garmin Fenix
20% have it

22. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Garmin Fenix
48% have it

23. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Garmin Fenix
76% have it

24. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Garmin Fenix
90% have it

25. Counts how many calories you have burnt

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.
Garmin Fenix
71% have it

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