fenix: Garmin launches Fenix 7 series and Epix smartwatches in India


Garmin has announced the launch of its premium range of smartwatches in India. The lineup includes a total of five smartwatches – Fenix 7, Fenix 7 Sola, Fenix 7 Sapphire Solar and Fenix 7X Sapphire Solar and Epix.
The company claims that these smartwatches are designed for outdoor and fitness enthusiasts who love to do outdoor activities and stay fit.
The new lineup comes with a slew of features including enhanced solar cell efficiency, long battery life and a flashlight. Along with that they also feature multiple health tracking features, activity tracking and more.
Garmin smartwatches: Price and availability
The Garmin Fenix 7 series smartwatches are priced starting at Rs 67,990 and the Epix watch is priced at Rs 89,990. All the smartwatches launched today are now available for purchase starting today via both online and offline retail stores including the Amazon India website and Flipkart.
Garmin smartwatches: Features
The Garmin Fenix 7 series, according to the company, comes with an ultra-tough athletic design with an inbuilt flashlight that supports four brightness levels and an SOS signal.
Being an outdoor smartwatch, the Fenix 7 smartwatches are water-resistant, scratch-resistant and comes with anti-reflective sapphire with an integrated solar panel to maximise battery life.
Talking about the solar panel, they are now 200% more efficient, according to the company. This allows Fenix 7X to achieve up to 24 days of battery life under UltraTrac mode and 122 hours in GPS mode with solar charge and up to 37 days in smartwatch mode.
The smartwatches come with over 40 built-in outdoor and indoor sports modes that include mountaineering, running, biking, hiking, rowing, skiing, golfing, surfing, indoor climbing and more. They also come with preloaded interval training workouts such as AMRAP, EMOM, Tabata and more.
Health features like heart rate monitor, SpO2 monitor, etc are also available on these smartwatches.
Another important feature is the real-time stamina feature that allows users to adjust their speed and intensity in real-time based on their current physical strength.
Talking about the Epix smartwatch, it includes most of the features from the Fenix series and additionally it also gets an AMOLED display.
In smartwatch mode, it claims to offer up to 16 days of battery life and 42 hours in GPS mode and up to 21 days when the Power Manager function is activated.