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Wrist top GPS device which provides comprehensive navigation and tracking functionality as well as trip information about various outdoor activities.

Compact and very robust wrist top GPS device for outdoor navigation including barometrical altimeter and electronic compass. Supports various activities such as hiking, mountaineering, running, biking, geocaching, but also sailing or flying through individual profiles including user specific profiles. Stores waypoints, routes and travelled paths (tracks). Map page with track, waypoints and points of interests (POIs) plus directions for navigation including back to start (TracBack) feature. Accepts data from compatible wireless devices, such as heart rate monitor, cadence and temperature sensors. Supports data exchange with computers and GARMIN Connect. Share information via Blue Tooth with Apps on compatible mobile phones. Very robust housing and scratch resistant mineral glass. Built-in rechargeable battery for long operation time.

An alternate spelling is GARMIN fēnix.


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GARMIN fenix

Features:

  • Wrist top device, robust, water resistant up to 50 meter (150 feet)
  • Robust housing and scratch resistant mineral glass
  • Easy to read display with 70x70 pixels and backlight
  • Multilingual user interface in Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovakian, Slovenian, Spanish and Swedish
  • Integrated 12 channel GPS receiver with built-in, very sensitive antenna
  • Barometrical altimeter, measures air pressure for weather forecast or elevation
  • Electronic 3D compass to check the heading while not moving (3D = tilt-compensated compass which does not require the device to be level for accurate readings)
  • Profiles with individual settings for quick and easy switch between activities
  • 20 MB built-in memory for waypoints, routes and additional maps
  • Powered by built-in, rechargeable battery, charger included
  • Battery life time: Up to 16 h with GPS turned on, up to 50 h with GPS in power safe mode (UltraTrac), up to 2 weeks with GPS off but sensors (barometer and compass) turned on, up to 6 weeks in watch mode (GPS and sensors turned off)
  • Short time to first fix (TTFF¹: approx. 15 seconds after a warm start, meaning there are valid coordinates of the satellites available, or approx. 45 seconds after a cold start, meaning there are no valid coordinates of the satellites available)
  • Firmware stored in Flash-Memory, can be updated by the user
  • Operating temperatures -20 .. 50°C (-4° .. 122°F)
  • Dimensions: 49x49x17 mm (1.9x1.9x0.7 inches)
  • Weight: 82 g (2.9 ounces)

¹) TTFF: Time To First Fix, time until the first information about the local position is acquired.

Information for navigation:

  • Stores up to 1000 waypoints with name (up to 30 characters), icon (choice of 31 symbols), note, elevation, depth and coordinates
  • Stores up to 50 reversible routes
  • Base map with zoom function
  • Find waypoints (favorites) and points of interest (POIs)
  • Current position (longitude, latitude, altitude)
  • Electronic, tilt-compensated compass to check the heading while not moving
  • Altitude via air pressure (barometer)
  • Current accuracy of the position information
  • Current time
  • Current heading
  • Current, average and maximum speed
  • Trip duration and distance (Odometer)
  • Records the travelled path (track), capacity 10'000 track points
  • Stores 100 travelled routes (tracks)
  • Supports metric and U.S. units

Additional features:

  • Air pressure trend (can take pressure readings every 15 minutes)
  • Alarm clock
  • Stop watch
  • Area calculation
  • Time of sunrise and sunset, moonrise and moonset, current phase of the moon, constellation sun-earth-moon
  • Information for hunters and fishers
  • Supports Chirp Geocaching beacon (etrex 30 only)
  • Heart rate, requires optional heart rate monitor
  • Speed and cadence of the crank arm, requires optional speed and cadence sensor
  • Temperature, wireless temperature sensor available as anoption
  • Wireless data exchange with compatible devices
  • Data exchange with computer using an USB cable with connector (cable included)
  • Data exchange with smart phones via Blue Tooth (requires installation of an app on the phone)
  • Support for VIRB cameras, see TrailTech and VIRB
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GARMIN fenix overview:

Buttons of the GARMIN fenix
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Main pages of the fenix:

Note: The images below show the display of the fenix in true resolution (70x70 pixels). This does not necessarily mean that the display is shown it its true size (31x31 mm). The actual size of these images depends on the properties of your display. Many of the pages are configurable, the pictures shown are just examples. For the data fields, there is a choice of 93 different values, see selection.

Clock Menu GPS Data Status
GARMIN fenix Clock GARMIN fenix Menu GARMIN fenix GPS Data GARMIN fenix Status
  • Day of week
  • Time
  • Date
  • Start the GPS
  • Manage system settings and sensors
  • Manage clock settings
  • Manage alarms
  • Manage waypoints
  • Manage tracks
  • Manage routes
  • GPS-Tools (satellites, search for POIs, area calculation, sun/moon constellation etc.)
  • Select and manage profiles
  • Manage data exchange
  • Coordinates of the current location
  • Accuracy of the position indication

  • Strength of the satellites' signals

  • Position of the satellites in the sky
  • Time
  • Strength of the satellites' signals
  • State of the rechargeable battery
  • Travelled distance
  • Elapsed time
  • Start / stop GPS
  • Save current track
  • Clear current track
Barometer Altitude / Elevation Profile Compass Temperature
GARMIN fenix Barometer GARMIN fenix Altitude / Elevation Profile GARMIN fenix Compass GARMIN fenix Temperature
  • Time
  • Current air pressure
  • Day of week and date
  • Time
  • Current altitude above sea level
  • Day of week and date

  • Current elevation above sea level
  • Elevation profile
  • Minimum und maximum elevation
  • Duration
  • Time
  • Current heading
  • Day of week and date

  • Direction to destination
  • Time
  • Current ambient temperature (measured using the internal sensor or by an optional external sensor)
  • Day of week and date
Map Waypoint Route Track
GARMIN fenix Map GARMIN fenix Waypoint GARMIN fenix Route GARMIN fenix Track
  • Base map
  • Detailed map overview
  • Detailed map (example Topo Swiss)
  • Waypoints with name plus distance and direction from the current position
  • Waypoint details with icon, name, elevation, distance from the current position and date when marked
  • Waypoint details with date when marked and coordinates
  • Map - here Topo Swiss - with planned route (routes are shown as direct links between waypoints = no autorouting)
  • Travelled path (track) on map - here Topo Swiss
  • Track on base map
  • Details about the track
Data Fields POI Fitness Sun / Moon
GARMIN fenix Data Fields GARMIN fenix POI GARMIN fenix Fitness GARMIN fenix Sun / Moon Constallation
  • Data page with two fields, current speed and travelled distance
  • Data page with three fields, current elevation, current speed and travelled distance
  • Grid data page, current position in user selected datum (Swiss Grid, CH-1903) and coordinates in WGS-84
  • Points of interest (POIs), categories
  • List of restaurants
  • Current heart rate
  • Heart rate over time diagram
  • Heart rate range (min/max)
  • Graph time

  • Duration
  • Calories burned
  • Average heart rate
  • Duration of each lap
  • Date
  • Time of sunrise and sunset for the date shown at the current location
  • Time of moonrise and moonset for the date shown at the current location
  • Moon phase

Data fields on pages with user selectable data fields:

No Category Display Name Explanation
A B C D E F G H I
1 X ACCURACY Accuracy of GPS Current accuracy of your GPS determined position
2 X X AMB PRESS Ambient Pressure Current ambient pressure
3 X X X ASCENT Ascent Total Total elevation gain since last reset
4 X X AVG ASCENT Ascent Average Average elevation gain since last reset
5 X LAP ASCNT Ascent Lap Elevation gain during current lap
6 X LLAP ASCNT Ascent Last Lap Elevation gain during last lap
7 X X MAX ASCENT Ascent Maximum The maximum ascent rate
8 X X BAROMETER Barometer The calibrated current pressure
9 X BATTERY Battery Level Battery charge level
10 X X BEARING Bearing The compass direction from a position to a destination measured to the nearest degree; also called an azimuth. In a GPS receiver, bearing usually refers to the direction to a waypoint.
11 X X CADENCE Cadence Revolutions of the crank arm per minute (requires optional bike speed and cadence sensor)
12 X AVG CAD Average Cadence Average revolutions of the crank arm per minute since last reset (requires optional bike speed and cadence sensor)
13 X LAP CAD Cadence Lap Average revolutions of the crank arm per minute during current lap (requires optional bike speed and cadence sensor)
14 X LLAP CAD Cadence Last Lap Average revolutions of the crank arm per minute during last lap (requires optional bike speed and cadence sensor)
15 X CALORIES Calories Calories burned during this workout
16 X CMP HDNG Compass Heading Current heading based on the electronic compass in degrees
17 X X X COMPASS Compass Current heading based on the electronic compass with letter and in degrees
18 X X COURSE Course The direction from the beginning landmark of a course to its destination (measured in degrees, radians, or mils) or the direction from a route waypoint to the next waypoint in the route segment
19 X X DATE Date Current date
20 X X X DESCENT Descent Total Total elevation loss since last reset
21 X X AVG DESCENT Descent Average Average elevation loss since last reset
22 X LAP DESCNT Descent Lap Elevation loss during current lap
23 X LLAP DECNT Descent Last Lap Elevation loss during last lap
24 X X MAX DESCNT Descent Maximum The maximum descent rate
25 X X X DISTANCE Distance Travelled distance since last reset
26 X LAP DIST Distance Lap Distance of the current lap
27 X LLAP DIST Distance Last Lap Distance of the last lap
28 X X ELEVATION Elevation Current altitude above sea level
29 X X MAX ELEVTN Elevation Maximum Highest altitude above sea level since last reset
30 X X MIN ELEVTN Elevation Minimum Lowest altitude above sea level since last reset
31 X FINAL DEST Waypoint at Destination Name of the waypoint at the final destination
32 X X FINAL DIST Distance to Destination Current distance to the final destination
33 X X FINAL ETA ETA at Destination Estimated time of arrival at the final destination
34 X X FINAL ETE ETE to Destination Estimated time enroute to final destination
35 X FINAL LOC Location of Destination Coordinates of the final destination
36 X X X FINAL VDST Vertical Distance to Destination Elevation difference between current position and final destination
37 X X X FINAL VSPD Vertical Speed to Destination The measurement of your rate of ascent to a predetermined elevation
38 X X GLIDE RATIO Glide Ratio The ratio of horizontal distance travelled to vertical distance
39 X GPS GPS Signal Strength Strength of satellites' signals
40 X X GPS ELEVTN GPS Elevation Current elevation based on GPS data
41 X GPS HDNG GPS Heading Current heading based on GPS data
42 X X GR DEST Glide Ratio to Destination The glide ratio required to descend from your current position and elevation to the destination's elevation
43 X X X GRADE Grade Current grade, computed based on distance and elevation gain or loss (must be moving)
44 X X HEADING Heading The direction in which you are currently moving
45 X X HEART RATE Heart Rate Current heart rate (heart beats per minute, requires optional heart rate monitor)
46 X HR ZONE Heart Rate Zone Current heart rate zone (1..5). Default zones are based on the user profile, the maximum heart rate and the rest heart rate, but may be changed by the user (requires optional heart rate monitor)
47 X AVG HR Average heart rate Average heart rate since last reset (heart beats per minute, requires optional heart rate monitor)
48 X LAP HR Heart Rate Lap Average heart rate during current lap (heart beats per minute, requires optional heart rate monitor)
49 X LLAP HR Heart Rate Last Lap Average heart rate during last lap (heart beats per minute, requires optional heart rate monitor)
50 X AVG HR % Heart Rate - Average %HRR Average percentage of heart rate reserve for this workout (heart rate reserve, HRR = maximum heart rate minus resting heart rate; requires optional heart rate monitor)
51 X HR %MAX Heart Rate (% max.) Percentage of maximum heart rate (requires optional heart rate monitor)
52 X LAP HR % Heart Rate - Lap %HRR Average percentage of heart rate reserve for this lap (heart rate reserve, HRR = maximum heart rate minus resting heart rate; requires optional heart rate monitor)
53 X AVG LAP Average lap time Average time for all completed laps
54 X LAP TIME Lap Time Elapsed time of the current lap
55 X LLAP TIME Last Lap Time Time for the last lap
56 X LAP TOTAL Lap Total Elapsed time for all completed laps
57 X LAPS Laps Number of completed laps
58 X LAT/LON Location (lat/lon) Current location as latitude/longitude coordinates
59 X LOCATION Location (selected) Current location indicated in the selected format (datum)
60 X NEXT DEST Next Destination Name of the next waypoint
61 X X NEXT DIST Next Distance Current distance to the next waypoint
62 X X NEXT ETA Next ETA Estimated time of arrival at the next waypoint
63 X X NEXT ETE Next ETE Estimated time enroute to the next waypoint
64 X X X NEXT VDST Next Vertical Distance Elevation difference between current position and next waypoint
65 NONE None Empty field
66 X ODOMETER Odometer Total distance travelled since last reset
67 X X OFF COURSE Off Course The distance you are off the desired course
68 X X PACE Pace Current pace (time per distance unit)
69 X AVG PACE Pace Average Average pace since last reset
70 X LAP PACE Pace Lap Average pace for the current lap
71 X LLAP PACE Pace Last Lap Average pace for the last lap
72 X X X SPEED Speed Current speed
73 X X X AVG SPEED Speed Average Average speed including the time with no motion since the last reset
74 X LAP SPEED Speed Lap Average speed for the current lap
75 X LLAP SPEED Speed Last Lap Average speed for the last lap
76 X X X MAX SPEED Speed Maximum Maximum speed since last reset
77 X X MOV'N AVG Speed Moving Average Average speed without the time with no motion since the last reset
78 STOPWATCH Stopwatch Timer Current stop watch time. Stops when stopwatch stopped.
79 X SUNRISE Sunrise Time of sunrise at the current position
80 X SUNSET Sunset Time of sunset at the current position
81 X TEMP Temperature Current ambient temperature (measured either with the internal sensor or with the optional external temperature sensor)
82 X MAX TEMP Maximum Temperature Maximum ambient temperature during the last 24 hours (measured either with the internal sensor or with the optional external temperature sensor)
83 X MIN TEMP Minimum Temperature Minimum ambient temperature during the last 24 hours (measured either with the internal sensor or with the optional external temperature sensor)
84 X TIMER Timer Countdown value (set duration and start timer on the clock page)
85 X X TO COURSE To Course Direction to the planned course
86 X X MOV'N TIME Time Moving Time with motion since last reset
87 X X STOP TIME Time Stopped Time without motion since last reset
88 X X X TIME Time Total Total time since last reset
89 X X TOD Time of Day Current time
90 X TRACK DIST Track Distance Distance of the travelled track. Reset when the current track is cleared.
91 X X TURN Turn The direction of and the distance to the next turn on a route
92 X X X X VERT SPEED Vertical Speed Current ascending or descending speed
93 X VMG Velocity Made Good The rate of closure to the destination, based upon your current speed and course
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Training Center:

You may download this software either from GARMIN's website or from our server, see Downloads below. The software requires a PC with Windows 2000 or later and an USB connector or an Intel-based Mac or PowerPC (G3 or newer) running OS X 10.4 or later with an USB connector. Training Center provides the following features:

Examples:

Hint: Click on the images for an enlargement

User profile Overview graphics Overview graphics
Training Center user profile Training Center overview graphics 1 Training Center overview graphics 2
Username, gender, weight, date of birth, speed zones etc. Calendar, logs, track, graphical representation for elevation and pace Calendar, logs, track, graphical representation for grade and speed
Overview values Graph speed over time Detailed map with track
Training Center overview totals Training Center graph speed over time Training Center detailed map
Calendar, logs, totals, graphical representation Graphical representation speed over time If you own a map with detailed information (e.g Topo Switzerland), you can display the track on these maps as well
Training schedule Workout (example 1) Workout (example 2)
Training Center training schedule Training Center workout 1 Training Center workout 2
The Training Center helps you to manage work outs and training schedules.
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Prices:

GARMIN fenix Add item to shopping basket CHF 398 | EUR 307
the package includes the following items:
  • GARMIN fenix
  • Charger (100..240 V)
  • USB cable with connector to charge device and for data exchange
  • Quick reference guides in various languages including English, French, German and Italian
  • User manuals are provided at www.garmin.com or here
  • We will install the most recent version of the firmware available at the time of shipment
GARMIN fenix Perfomer Bundle Add item to shopping basket CHF 458 | EUR 353
Im Lieferumfang eingeschlossen sind:
  • GARMIN fenix
  • Chest belt with heart rate monitor
  • Additional orange wrist strap
  • Charger (100..240 V)
  • USB cable with connector to charge device and for data exchange
  • Quick reference guides in various languages including English, French, German and Italian
  • User manuals are provided at www.garmin.com or here
  • We will install the most recent version of the firmware available at the time of shipment
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Options:

Power supply with USB connector (cable not included)
(One such power supply comes with the fenix)
Add item to shopping basket CHF 24 | EUR 19 [Picture and details]
12V charge with 2 USB connectors Add item to shopping basket CHF 24 | EUR 19 [Picture and details]
USB data/power cable
(One such cable comes with the fenix)
Add item to shopping basket CHF 39 | EUR 30 [Picture and details]
VIRB Action Cameras     From CHF 278 | From EUR 215 [Picture and details]
Chest belt with heart rate monitor Add item to shopping basket CHF 79 | EUR 61 [Picture and details]
Belt for heart rate monitor Add item to shopping basket CHF 16 | EUR 12 [Picture and details]
Premium chest belt with heart rate monitor (soft fabric strap for more comfort) Add item to shopping basket CHF 89 | EUR 69 [Picture and details]
Belt for premium heart rate monitor Add item to shopping basket CHF 65 | EUR 50 [Picture and details]
Bike speed and cadence sensor Add item to shopping basket CHF 68 | EUR 52 [Picture and details]
Foot-Pod Add item to shopping basket CHF 89 | EUR 69 [Picture and details]
Wireless Tempe temperature sensor Add item to shopping basket CHF 44 | EUR 34 [Picture and details]
Chirp geocaching beacon Add item to shopping basket CHF 25 | EUR 19 [Picture and details]
Mounting kit for handlebar Add item to shopping basket CHF 22 | EUR 17 [Picture and details]
Leather wrist strap Add item to shopping basket CHF 59 | EUR 46 [Picture and details]
Fabric wrist strap Add item to shopping basket CHF 29 | EUR 22 [Picture and details]
Plastic wrist strap black Add item to shopping basket CHF 29 | EUR 22 [Picture and details]
Plastic wrist strap olive Add item to shopping basket CHF 29 | EUR 22 [Picture and details]
Plastic wrist strap orange Add item to shopping basket CHF 29 | EUR 22 [Picture and details]
Soft case Add item to shopping basket CHF 28 | EUR 22 [Picture and details]

All options for the GARMIN fenix in detail.

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Downloads:

Here we provide additional documentation and software updates related to the fenix.

If Adobe Acrobat Reader is not installed on your computer, you may download and install it for free.
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Order:

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