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Garmin Instinct

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Garmin Instinct review: specs and price

Garmin Instinct

Why is Garmin Instinct better than the average?

  • Weight
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    52gvs65.21g
  • Waterproof depth rating
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    100mvs73.48m
  • Height
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    45mmvs50.59mm
  • Maximum operating temperature
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    60°Cvs54.17°C
  • Width
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    45mmvs47.02mm
  • Width of band
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    22mmvs22.2mm
  • Lowest potential operating temperature
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    -20°Cvs-14.49°C
  • Volume
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    30.98cm³vs31.55cm³

Price comparison

Garmin Instinct

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Tundra
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$199.88
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Graphite
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$195.00
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Lakeside Blue
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$209.99
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Flame Red
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$299.95
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Sea Foam
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$210.00

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Design

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.
2.sweat resistance
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
4.resolution

128 x 128px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sensors

1.has GPS
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GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
3.has an accelerometer
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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.
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.
5.Has a barometer
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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.
6.has a compass
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A compass is useful for gaming, maps, and navigation software.

Activity tracking

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.
2.Has a route tracker
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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.
3.Tracks distance
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It tracks how far you travel.
4.Measures pace
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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.
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.
6.Has goal setting
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Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.

Connectivity

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
2.Syncs wirelessly
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The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
3.supports ANT+
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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).
4.Automatically syncs
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The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
5.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Battery

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
A solar battery takes its energy from light, and stores it in a self-recharging battery which never needs to be changed.
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Features

1.Can upload maps
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You can upload different maps to your device. It is handy for people who like to explore new places.
2.Has vibrating alerts
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Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
3.Has silent alarm
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The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
4.Has a stopwatch
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With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
Your tracking data is uploaded via your smartphone or computer, and is available to view on the manufacturer’s online portal in the form of reports and graphs.
6.Locates your phone
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The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.

Miscellaneous

It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.
You can share your workout progress live, for example allowing your friends to see where you are on your running route.
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.
You can create or find existing routes to sync to the app.
Your data is synced to the cloud, making it easier to access across different devices and making sure it is always backed up in case you lose your device.
The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store. The rating measures the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The score ranges from 1 (lowest) to 5 (highest).

Price comparison

Garmin Instinct

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Tundra
Amazon logo
$199.88
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Graphite
Amazon logo
$195.00
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Lakeside Blue
Amazon logo
$209.99
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Flame Red
Amazon logo
$299.95
Garmin Instinct AmazonGarmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch wi...Garmin Instinct, Rugged Outdoor Watch with GPS, Features GLONASS and Galileo, Heart Rate Monitoring and 3-Axis Compass, Sea Foam
Amazon logo
$210.00

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