Garmin Brings Its Vivoactive 3 Sports Smartwatch To Indiaby Ajinkya November 21, 2017
Garmin has launched a fitness smartwatch dubbed Vivoactive 3 in India. The American brand is popular for its GPS devices, so it is no surprise that the Vivoactive 3 packs in a location chip.
Locking horns with FitBit, Garmin’s smartwatch comes with heath and activity tracking features. It has wrist-based heart-rate sensor. It comes with over 15 preloaded GPS and indoor activity modes to track running, swimming, and even yoga. Workouts need motivations. The Vivoactive 3 lets you compete with other Garmin users on the network. This free online community lets you join challenges via social media.
The Vivoactive 3 is a sturdy product. The bezel is made of steel while the case uses reinforced polymer. Strap is made of silicone to complement your active life. Don’t be afraid to take it for a swim, as the Vivoactive 3 is water resistant. The watch offers a user-friendly gesture based interface. You can personalise the watch face by adding new features from Garmin’s Connect IQ store.
The Vivoactive 3 sports a 1.2-inch diameter circular screen with 240×240 pixels. It is protected by Corning’s Gorilla Glass. It uses Bluetooth to sync with your smartphone. Garmin claims that the Vivoactive 3 can last up to seven days on a single charge. Expect it to last 13 hours in GPS mode. In India, the Garmin Vivoactive 3 is priced at Rs 24,990.