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Garmin Vivoactive review: specs and price

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Garmin Vivoactive

Why is Garmin Vivoactive better than the average?

  • Thickness
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    8mmvs11.95mm
  • Waterproof depth rating
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    50mvs42.95m
  • Weight
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    38gvs52.32g
  • Height
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    38.5mmvs44.45mm

Price comparison

Garmin Vivoactive

Buy used:

$97.99

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin Vivoactive 4S, Smaller-Sized GPS ...Garmin Vivoactive 4S, Smaller-Sized GPS Smartwatch, features Music, Body Energy Monitoring, Animated workouts, Pulse Ox Sensors and More, Black, 40mm
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$297.00
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin vívoactive 3 Music, GPS Smartwatc...Garmin vívoactive 3 Music, GPS Smartwatch with Music Storage, Supports Spotify - Black (Renewed)
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$164.95
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin Vivoactive 3 GPS Smartwatch with ...Garmin Vivoactive 3 GPS Smartwatch with Built-in Sports Apps - Black/Silver (Renewed)
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$109.95
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin Vivoactive 3 Music, Multisport GP...Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music, Multisport GPS Watch with Music Storage, Built-in Sports Apps, Automatic Sync and Supports Spotify, Granite Blue with Rose Gold Hardware-Worldwide Version (Renewed)
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$169.95
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin Vivoactive Black (Renewed)
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$134.00
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin 010-02174-11 Vivoactive 4 Smartwa...Garmin 010-02174-11 Vivoactive 4 Smartwatch, Black/Stainless Bundle with Deco Gear Magnetic Wireless Sport Earbuds, Red with Carrying Case and Voltix 2600mAh Portable Power Bank
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$309.99
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin vívoactive 3 GPS Smartwatch - Bla...Garmin vívoactive 3 GPS Smartwatch - Black & Gunmetal (Renewed)
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$139.95

Design

1.is dustproof and water-resistant
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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 touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
4.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
5.resolution

148 x 205px

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.
6.thickness

8mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.

Sensors

1.has GPS
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GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
2.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.
3.has a compass
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A compass is useful for gaming, maps, and navigation software.
4.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.

Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
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It tracks how far you travel.
2.Tracks steps taken
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It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
3.Tracks your sleep
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It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
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.
5.Counts how many calories you have burnt
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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.Provides sleep reports
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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.

Connectivity

1.Is compatible with Android
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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.Bluetooth version

4

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.
4.Automatically syncs
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The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
5.Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
6.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).

Battery

1.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.battery life with GPS on

10h

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.

Features

1.Locates your phone
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The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
2.Has notifications
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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.
3.Has inactivity alerts
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The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
4.Has achievements
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You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
5.Has social features
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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.

Price comparison

Garmin Vivoactive

Buy used:

$97.99

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin Vivoactive 4S, Smaller-Sized GPS ...Garmin Vivoactive 4S, Smaller-Sized GPS Smartwatch, features Music, Body Energy Monitoring, Animated workouts, Pulse Ox Sensors and More, Black, 40mm
Amazon logo
$297.00
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin vívoactive 3 Music, GPS Smartwatc...Garmin vívoactive 3 Music, GPS Smartwatch with Music Storage, Supports Spotify - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$164.95
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin Vivoactive 3 GPS Smartwatch with ...Garmin Vivoactive 3 GPS Smartwatch with Built-in Sports Apps - Black/Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$109.95
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin Vivoactive 3 Music, Multisport GP...Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music, Multisport GPS Watch with Music Storage, Built-in Sports Apps, Automatic Sync and Supports Spotify, Granite Blue with Rose Gold Hardware-Worldwide Version (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$169.95
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin Vivoactive Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$134.00
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin 010-02174-11 Vivoactive 4 Smartwa...Garmin 010-02174-11 Vivoactive 4 Smartwatch, Black/Stainless Bundle with Deco Gear Magnetic Wireless Sport Earbuds, Red with Carrying Case and Voltix 2600mAh Portable Power Bank
Amazon logo
$309.99
Garmin Vivoactive AmazonGarmin vívoactive 3 GPS Smartwatch - Bla...Garmin vívoactive 3 GPS Smartwatch - Black & Gunmetal (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$139.95

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