Garmin, the popular smartwatch maker from the US has launched a new hybrid smartwatch in India today. The latest addition to the smart wearable segment from Gramin expands its portfolio with features like an OLED display, almost a week-long battery life, and a whole bunch of fitness features.
The Garmin Vivomove sport is meant to be a trendy and stylish smartwatch by Garmin. It is a hybrid smartwatch, which means even though, by the looks it looks like a regular smartwatch, it does offer a lot of smart features. Some key features include an OLED screen, body battery energy monitoring, all-day stress tracking, advanced sleep monitoring, and connected GPS. Let’s take a look at full details of the new smartwatch from Garmin.
Garmin Vívomove Sport Smartwatch Price in India and Availability
The Garmin Vívomove Sport hybrid smartwatch is priced at Rs 18,990. The smartwatch will be available in Ivory, Cool Mint, and Black colour options starting May 5 and the Cocoa colour option will be added soon. The smartwatch will be available via Nykaa and Garmin stores.
Garmin Vívomove Sport Smartwatch: Specifications and Features
The Garmin Vívomove Sport comes with a 0.34-inch x 0.73-inch (72 x 154 pixels) hidden OLED circular display. The watch comes with a fibre-reinforced polymer case and chemically strengthened glass as lens material. As for the strap, the watch comes with an industry-standard 20mm quick release silicone strap. In terms of dimensions, the watch measures 40 x 40 x 11.0 mm and including the strap, the smartwatch weighs 33.8 grams.
In terms of fitness-related features, it comes with built-in sports apps for yoga, strength, Pilates, cardio, treadmill, cycling, and more. And, with the connected GPS feature, it can connect to the phone and track distance and pace during outdoor walks, runs, and bike rides. As usual, it monitors basic activities like step counting, calories burned, intensity minutes, and more all day. As for the sensors on the watch, there is a 24/7 heart rate sensor, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and SPo2 monitor to measure blood oxygen levels.
Like all the other smartwatches, the Garmin Vívomove Sport can be connected to a phone using Bluetooth. The watch also offers smart notifications, text response, reject calls, connected GPS option, calendar, weather, find by phone and is compatible with both Android and iPhones. In terms of battery life, the Vívomove Sport is rated to last up to 5 days in smartwatch mode and up to 6 days in watch mode.
The watch is also 5ATM water and sweat resistant, which means it is good for the rainy season as well as the gym. Other features include an alarm, timer, stopwatch, analogue hand, stress monitoring, relaxation reminder, advance sleep monitoring (with sleep stages), women’s health tracking, and more. Lastly, it also comes with safety and tracking features to send a message with the user’s location to their emergency contacts, in case of emergency.