Measure your heart rate from your wrist with the Garmin vivoactive® HR GPS Smart Watch, which features Elevate™ wrist heart rate technology. The built-in sports apps track your stats, while smart notifications allow you to stay connected. Customize the smart watch with free watch face designs, widgets and apps via the Connect IQ™ store.
Features and Benefits
Elevate™ wrist heart rate technology provides information on calories burned and quantifies the intensity of your fitness activities
Pairs with your smartphone to gently vibrate and display alerts for incoming calls, texts, e-mails, calendar items and notifications from social media and other mobile apps
Built-in sports apps include GPS- and GLONASS-enabled running, biking, golfing, swimming, sleeping apps and more; no phone connection required
Accelerometer calculates distance for indoor workouts
Auto Pause® feature pauses and resumes the timer based on your speed
Pace alert triggers an alarm if you vary from your preset pace
Receive smart notifications and smart coaching from Garmin Connect™ when paired with your phone
Customizable with free watch face designs, widgets and apps from the Connect IQ™ store
Sunlight-readable, high-resolution color touchscreen with a display resolution of 148 x 205 pixels
Display shows a barometric altimeter, an electronic compass, the time/date and a calendar
Up to 8 days of battery life in watch/activity tracking mode or up to 13 hours using GPS
Manufacturer warranty - general:
1 year limited
Calories burned tracking:
Up to 5 atm
Heart rate monitoring:
What's in the Box
Garmin vivoactive® HR GPS Smart Watch
Rated 5 out of
Great running watchI purchased about a month ago. The battery life is great. The mileage is a little short on some trail runs where the trees are thick but all my gps watches have. It is easy to change screen settings to what works best for you.
Date published: 2017-04-13
Rated 1 out of
Was WONDERFUL until it stopped workingMy husband and I bought the VIVOactive HR when they came out. In August Garmin did an update that screwed up the watch. It hasn't worked right since and for 2 months now they have not been able to have a software update to fix what they messed up and they don't know when they will have. BAD service for 2 watches that are $250 apiece.
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Answered by: TaraR
Date published: 2017-01-15
Is this watch compatible with iPhone
Asked by: Anta
The Garmin vivoactive® HR GPS Smart Watch features built in apps; no phone connection required. Receive smart notifications¹ and smart coaching from Garmin Connect™ when paired with your phone.