Garmin Vivoactive
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Is dustproof and water resistant

Garmin Vivoactive: 41 facts and highlights

1. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Garmin Vivoactive
74% have it
77
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2. weight

38g
Huawei Honor Band Z1: 25g
61
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3. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Garmin Vivoactive
79% have it
59
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4. thickness

8mm
MetaWatch M1 Core: 5.10mm
56
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5. resolution

148 x 205px
LG Watch Sport: 480 x 480px
52
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6. 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 Vivoactive
61% have it
47
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7. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Garmin Vivoactive
66% have it
46
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8. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Garmin Vivoactive
46% have it
44
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9. Locates your phone

The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
Garmin Vivoactive
61% have it
44
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10. Has music playback

The device can play mp3 music files.
Garmin Vivoactive
31% have it
44
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11. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Garmin Vivoactive
25% have it
43
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12. Tracks distance

It tracks how far you travel.
Garmin Vivoactive
57% have it
42
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13. height

38.50mm
Sony SmartWatch: 36mm
41
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14. Bluetooth version

4
Huawei Watch 2: 4.20
41
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15. Tracks your sleep

It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
Garmin Vivoactive
23% have it
41
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16. Tracks steps taken

It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
Garmin Vivoactive
81% have it
40
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17. 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 Vivoactive
31% have it
40
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18. width

43.80mm
Huawei TalkBand B1: 19.30mm
38
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19. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Garmin Vivoactive
72% have it
37
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20. 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 Vivoactive
17% have it
34
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21. 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 Vivoactive
87% have it
33
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22. 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 Vivoactive
31
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23. Syncs wirelessly

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
Garmin Vivoactive
84% have it
31
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24. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Garmin Vivoactive
86% have it
31
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25. Has goal setting

Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Garmin Vivoactive
18% have it
30
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26. Automatically syncs

The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
Garmin Vivoactive
79% have it
30
0

27. Has achievements

You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
Garmin Vivoactive
18% have it
29
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28. Provides sleep reports

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.
Garmin Vivoactive
11% have it
29
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29. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Garmin Vivoactive
90% have it
29
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30. Has a stroke counter for swimming

The device uses arm movement sensors to count the number of strokes when swimming.
Garmin Vivoactive
7% have it
28
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31. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Garmin Vivoactive
98% have it
28
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32. 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 Vivoactive
2% have it
28
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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 Vivoactive
3% have it
27
0

34. Has stroke recognition

It can automatically detect which type of swimming stroke you are performing during your workout. This is better for serious swimmers and saves you having to manually adjust your data later.
Garmin Vivoactive
2% have it
27
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35. 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 Vivoactive
2% have it
27
0

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