Garmin Fenix 3 Multisport GPS Sapphire Stainless
Designer: Two Monkeys Cycling
Serious Style That Stands Up to the Roughest Conditions
Fenix 3 features a protective stainless steel bezel and buttons, and reinforced housing for extra durability. A sunlight-visible high-resolution color Chroma display with LED backlight lets you access your data in any light. Fenix 3 is water rated 100 meters and has a battery life of up to 50 hours in UltraTrac mode, 16 hours in GPS mode and up to 3 months in watch mode (all depending on settings).
An uncompromising Multisport Training GPS Watch, which includes:
- Stainless Steel EXO antenna - GPS + GLONASS support for fast fix and accuracy
- Chroma display - 1.2-inch sunlight readable colour
- Fitness training - features like VO2 Max and Recovery Advisor
- Outdoor navigation - features like 3-axis compass, altimeter and barometer, TracBack and Sight'n Go
- Connect IQ - compatibility for third-party customized apps, widgets, watch faces and data fields
- Running & Cycling Features -
VO2 Max Estimator (requires HRM)
Based on running speed, BPM and heart rate variability, estimates the maximum volume of oxygen you can consume per minute.
Estimates your ideal finish time based on your current VO2 max number.
Running Dynamics (requires HRM-Run monitor)
Reports your cadence, vertical oscillation and ground contact time - all of which can affect running economy.
Includes recovery timer and recovery check.
Calculates distance for indoor workouts, without need for a foot pod.
Virtual Partner & Racer
Train against a digital person as well as competing against other activities.
Pauses and resumes timer based on speed.
Changes sport mode with a press of a button.
Create custom, goal-oriented workouts.
Triggers alarm if you vary from preset pace.
Set up exercise and rest intervals.
Calories Burned (requires HRM)
Heart rate-based calorie computation.
Measures impact of an activity on your aerobic fitness.
- Swim & Ski Features -
Tracks your distance, pace, stroke count and more. You just tell fenix 3 the size of the pool you're swimming in and begin your workout.
Stroke type, stroke count and pool lengths, stroke recognition, pool lap recognition, open-water swim distance, swim workouts.
Puts speed, distance, vertical drop and an automatic run counter (with Auto Pause for the lift line) and more at your fingertips.
- Activity Tracking Features -
Step counter with Auto Goal
Learns your activity level and assigns a daily step goal.
Displays on device after a period of inactivity; walk for a couple of minutes to reset it.
Monitors total sleep and periods of movement or restful sleep.
- Outdoor Features -
Supports both high-sensitivity GPS and GLONASS for superior location accuracy.
Includes altimeter, barometer and electronic compass to provide information on heading, elevation and weather changes.
GPS Track Log
Records a GPS track log creating a "bread crumb trail" as you move. Allows you to mark locations, such as a start/finish line, course checkpoint, or a campsite, vehicle or other point of interest.
Plan trips and share adventures with friends and family.
Equipped with both ANT+ and Bluetooth Smart capabilities to wirelessly share locations, routes and geocaches.
- Bluetooth Smart & ANT+ Connectivity -
Bluetooth Smart Notifications
Can display email, text and other alerts when paired with compatible Bluetooth-Smart enabled phone.
Other Bluetooth Features
Includes vibration alerts, music control and 'find my phone'.
Can be used as a remote control for VIRB action camera.
Online community where you analyze, categorize and share data.
Wireless Automatic Sync
Automatically transfers data to your computer.
- Specifications -
- Dimensions - 51.5 x 51.5 x 15.5 mm
- Display size - 31 mm
- Display resolution - 218 x 218 pixels; colour
- Weight - 70 g
- Battery - Rechargeable 300 mAh lithium-ion
- Battery life ~ 50 hours / 20 hours / 6 weeks (UltraTrac mode / GPS training mode / watch mode)
- Water rating - 5 ATM
- Synchronisation - wireless
- GPS-enabled - high-sensitivity receiver
- VIRB control - yes
- Supported sensors (not included) - speed and cadence, foot pod, tempe temperature sensor, Vector Power Pedals
- Track log - 10,000 points; 100 saved tracks
- Routes - 50
- Waypoints/locations - 1000