Garmin Vivoactive HR

Garmin Vivoactive HR

Suggested Price: $250 Buy Garmin Vivoactive HR

Garmin Vivoactive HR

Garmin's Vivoactive HR is another hit from the ultimate sports watch brand.The Vivoactive HR features a built-in heart-rate monitor, so you can seeexactly where your optimal calorie burn zone is. It also offers wearers a long-life battery - as far as GPS sports watches go - and it is water resistant for swimming pool training.

While it does so much in terms of sports, it also pairs well with your smartphoneand delivers notifications and messages when available.

The Vivoactive HR has gone for a minimalist approach when it comes to itsscreen. This enables the sports watch to have a longer battery, and you cantake advantage of it on those long runs, swims or when you forget to chargeit.

Why do you need it?

The Garmin Vivoactive HR is easy to use and features a touchscreen that makes swiping through displays possible. Each display screen has a wealth of informationfor you to digest, including average steps, weather reports, heart-rate and notificationsfrom you smartphone.

The Vivoactive HR has a number of sports it can track. Whether you are running, cycling, rowingor doing cross-country skiing, you can track your activity. Once you complete your workout orcompetition, you can see you performance via the smartphone app. You can also trackyour activities when playing golf. The features available on the Garmin Vivoactive HR make it one of the best on the market. Easy to use, waterproof and able to track a variety of activities andsports make it well worth the price.

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If you want to track your golf game, you often have to buy a watch that is wholly dedicated to the sport. Not with the Vivoactive HR as you canenjoy the feature built-in. Just download the course data and go. Whileother sports watches and activity trackers can give you a minimal set of data on your sport, the Garmin Vivoactive HR goes that much further. Take it to the swimmingpool where it is waterproof or use the heart-rate monitor to know exactlywhere your optimal calorie burn zone is.

Final verdict

The Vivoactive HR offers everything you would expect in a sports watch or activity tracker. Of course, it can do everything you need when it comes to sports, but it alsoconnects to your smartphone to deliver messages and notifications to keep you in contact with others.The Vivoactive HR is a great sports watch that delivers information, notifications, performance data and more.

Basic Info on the Vivoactive HR

Suggested Price $250
Release 2016

Activity & Fitness

Calories
Cycling (Bicycling)
Distance
Heart
Oxygen
Sleep
Steps
Swim

Battery

Duration 13 hours to 8 days
Rechargeable

Compatibility

Android
iOS
Windows Phone
Mac n/a
Windows n/a

Connectivity

Bluetooth
Cellular
GPS
NFC
Wi-Fi

Display

Color
Resolution 148 x 205
Size 1.38 inches
Touch
Type n/a

Functions

Audio Speaker
Clock
Phone
Vibration
Voice

Hardware

Accelerometer
Barometer or Altimeter
Ultraviolet Sensor
Water Resistance 5 ATM

Notifications

Phone
Emails
Texts

Software

Operating System n/a
Apps
Music