Garmin Launched A New Smartwatch With Inbuilt GPS, Named Vivoactive 3 Element, In India

Garmin Launched A New Smartwatch With Inbuilt GPS, Named Vivoactive 3 Element, In India

Garmin Launched A New Smartwatch With Inbuilt GPS, Named Vivoactive 3 Element, In India

by January 5, 2021

The brand has finally revealed its new addition in the Vivoactive 3 series. With some advanced features targeting health and sports activities, Garmin has launched its all-new Vivoactive 3 Element at a premium pricing.

Few highlights:

  • Garmin’s latest smart wearable sports VO2Max sensor.
  • The app’s user interface will let you create personalized workout plans.
  • The smartwatch is priced at ₹15,990.

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Element will give direct competition to Huawei’s Watch GT 2, Oppo Watch, Galaxy Watch Active, Amazfit GTR 2, and Amazfit GTS 2. Let’s go through a few key details on what Garmin has to offer.

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Element: Key specs & features

This premium smart wearable from Garmin comes in a stainless steel housing and the screen is protected with chemically-strengthened glass. This enduring glass is mounted on a 1.3” circular display that sports a 240*240 resolution. The American brand has also equipped its latest offering with its own Chroma display that allows users to read text content better in the direct flare.

Like its competitors, Garmin is also equipped with VO2 Max tracking along with continuous heart-rate monitoring. Vivoactive 3 Element will also record your sleep data and stress levels that can be quite helpful in the long run. With some basic sports modes such as yoga, cycling, jogging, etc., Garmin is offering in-built GPS for an enhanced outdoor experience. The smartwatch also sports water-resistance ratings and comes with a 5ATM standard.

Coming to the sensors, Garmin Vivoactive 3 Element sports GLONASS, accelerometer, barometer, altimeter, compass, and thermometer. On regular use, Garmin is claiming to offer a 7-day battery life, and if you are using it continuously in GPS mode, it will last up to 11 hours. It will be used through a companion app, named Connect IQ, available on both iOS and Android platforms. The app will also allow users to create personalized workout sessions by downloading them right on the smartphone. Some convenient features on offer are weather updates, notifications sync, alarms, music controls, etc.

Pricing and availability

Garmin’s Vivoactive 3 Element will be available in Silver color and the retail price will be ₹15,990. The smartwatch is on sale through Amazon India, TataCliq, and Garmin’s online stone.