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Garmin has released a new version of its Fenix ​​3 smartwatch, which is intended to be used in water sports. Garmin Quatix 3 is a smartwatch that can monitor your water activities and visualize data directly on the dial, allowing you to keep an eye on things.

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If you own action camera Garmin – Virb, you can control it remotely from the watch. Quatix 3 is able to connect with Garmin Connect mobile application to track data from your smartphone. The watch keeps accurate data on tides in the area in which you are.

The device also support GPS and GLONASS as its predecessor and can work 20 hours in this mode. If you prefer to use it only as a watch, the company promises that the battery will give you up for six weeks before needing to charge it again. The battery is 300mAh lithium-ion, and the watch weight is 3.0 oz (85 g).

Garmin Quatix 3 withstand up to 100 meters under water, and the glass is sapphire coated. The watch will be available in Q1 of 2016 at a price of $599.99.

Physical & Performance

Physical dimensions 2.0” x 2.0” x 0.6” (51.5 x 51.5 x 16.0 mm)
Display size, WxH 1.2” (30.4 mm) diameter
Display resolution, WxH 218 x 218 pixels; transflective MIP color; sapphire lens
Color display  ♦
Negative mode display  ♦
Weight 3.0 oz (85 g)
Battery Rechargeable 300mAh lithium-ion
Battery life Up to 50 hours in UltraTrac mode; up to 20 hours in GPS training mode; up to 6 weeks in watch mode
Water rating 10 ATM
GPS-enabled  ♦
GLONASS  ♦
High-sensitivity receiver  ♦
Barometric altimeter  ♦
Electronic compass  ♦
Smart notifications (displays email, text and other alerts when paired with your compatible phone)  ♦
Vibration alert  ♦
Music control  ♦
Find my phone  ♦
VIRB® control  ♦
Watch functions Time of day (12/24h), calendar (day/date), daily alarm, stop watch, timer, sunrise/sunset alerts

Maps & Memory

Full Color CourseView Maps  ♦
Built-in memory 32 MB; available 23 MB
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest)  ♦
Waypoints/favorites/locations 1,000
Routes 30

Running Features

Virtual Pacer™ (compares current pace to target)  ♦
V02 max estimate  ♦
Recovery advisor  ♦
Race predictor  ♦
Running dynamics  ♦
Accelerometer (calculates distance for indoor workouts, without need for a foot pod)  ♦
Personal records  ♦

Cycling Features

Compatible with Vector™  ♦
Multiple bike profiles  ♦
Bike speed/cadence sensor  ♦

Performance Features

Heart rate monitor Yes (optional)
Virtual Partner® (train against a digital person)  ♦
Virtual Racer™ (compete against other activities)  ♦
Auto Pause® (pauses and resumes timer based on speed)  ♦
Auto multisport (switch sport modes with 1 button press)  ♦
Advanced workouts (create custom, goal-oriented workouts)  ♦
Pace alert (triggers alarm if you vary from preset pace)  ♦
Interval training (set up exercise and rest intervals)  ♦
Heart rate-based calorie computation  ♦
Calculates calories burned  ♦
Training Effect (measures impact of an activity on your aerobic fitness)  ♦

Swimming Features

Pool swim metrics (lengths, distance, pace, stroke count/rate, calories)  ♦
Stroke type identification (e.g. freestyle)  ♦
Open water swim metrics (distance, pace, stroke count/rate, calories)  ♦
Swim workouts  ♦

Golfing Features

Measures shot distance (calculates exact yardage for shots from anywhere on course)  ♦
Yardage to F/M/B (distance to front, middle and back of green)  ♦
Yardage to layups/doglegs  ♦
Digital scorecard  ♦

Outdoor Features

Hunt/fish calendar  ♦
Sun and moon information  ♦
Area calculation  ♦

Activity Tracking Features

Step counter  ♦
Auto goal (learns your activity level and assigns a daily step goal)  ♦
Move bar (displays on device after a period of inactivity; walk for a couple of minutes to reset it)  ♦
Sleep monitoring (monitors total sleep and periods of movement or restful sleep)  ♦

Sailing Features

Virtual starting line  ♦
Countdown timer  ♦
Tack assist mode  ♦
Automatic wireless MOB activation  ♦
Built-in barometer and tide tables  ♦

Garmin Connect™

Garmin Connect™ compatible (online community where you analyze, categorize and share data)  ♦
Automatic sync (automatically transfers data to your computer)  ♦

Chartplotter Features

Tide tables  ♦

Additional

Additional
  • Connect IQ™ app support: Yes (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
  • EXO™ antenna (GPS/GLONASS): Yes
  • Wi-Fi®: Yes
  • ANT+®: Yes
  • Bluetooth® 4.0 LE: Yes
  • Weather Alerts: Yes
  • UltraTrac: Yes
  • tempe™ sensor support: Yes
  • TracBack: Yes
  • Ski features: Yes
  • Physiological measurements: Yes
  • SUP/Rowing: Yes

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