Garmin Fenix Chronos
Garmin Fenix Chronos
Top 12%1,494 points
Top 12%
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Garmin Fenix Chronos review: 57 facts and highlights

1. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
13h
Suunto Ambit3 Peak Sapphire (HR): 50h

2. has GPS

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

3. 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 Chronos
57% have it

4. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Garmin Fenix Chronos
23% have it

5. 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 Chronos
40% have it

6. 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 Chronos
36% have it

7. Has vibrating alerts

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

8. 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 Chronos
38% have it

9. battery life

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

10. resolution

218 x 218px
Casio Pro Trek Smart WSD-F10: 300 x 320px

11. 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 Chronos
33% have it

12. Syncs wirelessly

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

13. 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 between vertical and horizontal positions.
Garmin Fenix Chronos
38% have it

14. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Garmin Fenix Chronos
86% have it

15. thickness

15mm
Motorola MOTOACTV: 9.6mm

16. Has a display

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

17. 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 Chronos
19% have it

18. 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

19. Has goal setting

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

20. Has achievements

You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
Garmin Fenix Chronos
16% have it

21. 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 Chronos
27% have it

22. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Garmin Fenix Chronos
30% have it

23. Tracks distance

It tracks how far you travel.
Garmin Fenix Chronos
77% have it

24. 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 Chronos
28% have it

25. 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 Chronos
21% have it

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