Garmin Fenix 5
Top 13%172 points
Top 13%
1.Screen size
2.Resolution
3.Has a heart rate monitor
4.Has multi-sport mode
5.Is dustproof and water resistant
6.Has silent alarm
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Garmin Fenix 5: 57 facts and highlights

1. weight

85g
Polar RCX3 GPS: 33g

2. thickness

15.5mm
Motorola MOTOACTV: 9.6mm

3. 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 5
38% have it

4. Can upload maps

You can upload different maps to your device. It is handy for people who like to explore new places.
Garmin Fenix 5
26% have it

5. 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 5
33% have it

6. resolution

240 x 240px
Casio Pro Trek Smart (WSD-F20): 320 x 300px

7. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Garmin Fenix 5
19% have it

8. Has vibrating alerts

Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
Garmin Fenix 5
31% have it

9. 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 5
26% have it

10. Has a heart rate monitor

A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
Garmin Fenix 5
56% have it

11. 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 5
39% have it

12. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
24h
Suunto Ambit3 Peak Sapphire (HR): 50h

13. Syncs wirelessly

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
Garmin Fenix 5
33% have it

14. Has multi-sport mode

Multi-sport mode allows you to easily switch between tracking different sports such as running, cycling and swimming. This is ideal for those who need to change quickly between different activities, eg. triathletes.
Garmin Fenix 5
27% have it

15. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Garmin Fenix 5
28% have it

16. Has goal setting

Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Garmin Fenix 5
36% have it

17. battery life

With a longer battery life you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
14days
Casio STB-1000: 730days

18. Locates your phone

The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
Garmin Fenix 5
11% have it

19. Has inactivity alerts

The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
Garmin Fenix 5
16% have it

20. Has silent alarm

The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
Garmin Fenix 5
19% have it

21. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Garmin Fenix 5
60% have it

22. height

47mm
Leikr: 40.4mm

23. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Garmin Fenix 5
47% have it

24. 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.
100m
Casio GWA1000FC-2A: 200m

25. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
Garmin Fenix 5
37% have it

26. Has notifications

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.
Garmin Fenix 5
20% have it

27. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Garmin Fenix 5
85% have it

28. Has a stopwatch

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
Garmin Fenix 5
79% have it

29. Has a stroke counter for swimming

The device uses arm movement sensors to count the number of strokes when swimming.
Garmin Fenix 5
22% have it

30. Integrates with social networks

It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
Garmin Fenix 5
9% have it

31. width

47mm
TomTom Runner: 35.6mm

32. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Garmin Fenix 5
91% have it

33. Has social features

Friends using the same app can be integrated with your account, allowing you to compete with them. This increases your motivation and makes it more enjoyable.
Garmin Fenix 5
65% have it

34. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Garmin Fenix 5
94% have it

35. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Garmin Fenix 5
76% have it

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