Latest Garmin fitness tracker news

Garmin Vivosmart 4 tells you when to recharge your "body battery"
Garmin Vivosmart 4 tells you when to recharge your "body battery" By Rik Henderson

If you were wondering how much charge you have left in your body battery each day, wonder no more. The Garmin Vivosmart 4 comes with a body battery energy... Read more

Garmin introduces Fenix 5 Plus models with plenty of new features, including Garmin Pay
Garmin introduces Fenix 5 Plus models with plenty of new features, including Garmin Pay By Max Langridge

Garmin has launched three new Garmin Fenix 5 Plus watches, with Garmin Pay, bloody oxygen monitor, onboard music storage and built-in map data... Read more

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music adds offline music to Garmin's sporty smartwatch
Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music adds offline music to Garmin's sporty smartwatch By Chris Hall

Garmin has announced the Vivoactive 3 Music, which as the name suggests, adds music to the sporty smartwatch experience that the Vivoactive offers.Like... Read more

What is Garmin Pay, how does it work, and which banks support it?
What is Garmin Pay, how does it work, and which banks support it? By Elyse Betters

First, there was Apple Pay, Android Pay, and Samsung Pay. Then, there was Fitbit Pay. Now, we have Garmin Pay. All these mobile payment systems work with... Read more

Garmin Approach X10 is the GPS golf band that won't affect your swing
Garmin Approach X10 is the GPS golf band that won't affect your swing By Rik Henderson

Garmin has announced a GPS golf band that is discrete and comfortable yet includes data for more than 41,000 courses around the world.The Garmin Approach... Read more

Garmin Forerunner 645 Music: Offline music and Garmin Pay make this a potent sports watch
Garmin Forerunner 645 Music: Offline music and Garmin Pay make this a potent sports watch By Chris Hall

Garmin has had a music-shaped hole in its line-up of sports devices for some time. While rivals like TomTom have been offering the ability to take your... Read more

Garmin Vivofit 4 has a year-long battery life, always-on colour display
Garmin Vivofit 4 has a year-long battery life, always-on colour display By Elyse Betters

There are so many activity trackers available, it's hard to figure out which one to buy. Here's a hint: Go for the one with the better battery.No one wants... Read more

10 reasons to buy the Garmin Vivoactive 3
10 reasons to buy the Garmin Vivoactive 3 By Pocket-lint Promotion

Garmin - once a sat nav brand - is now a name synonymous with fitness and health focussed wearables. One of its latest products, the Vivoactive 3, seeks... Read more

Garmin Forerunner 30 is a cheap GPS smartwatch made for runners
Garmin Forerunner 30 is a cheap GPS smartwatch made for runners By Elyse Betters

Garmin has announced a new Forerunner-branded watch.Earlier this year, we reviewed the Forerunner 35, a GPS smartwatch that we described as perfect if... Read more

Garmin rounds out Vivo wearable line with Vivosport and Vivomove HR
Garmin rounds out Vivo wearable line with Vivosport and Vivomove HR By Elyse Betters

Garmin didn't just announce the Vivoactive 3 at IFA 2017; it introduced two other Vivo-branded wearables.First up is the new Vivosport activity-tracking... Read more

Garmin Vivoactive 3 fitness watch debuts with Garmin Pay and more
Garmin Vivoactive 3 fitness watch debuts with Garmin Pay and more By Elyse Betters

Garmin is known for making great fitness smartwatches, but they command a high premium when compared to watches from Apple, Samsung, and Fitbit. But its... Read more

5 reasons to buy the awesome Garmin Fenix 5
5 reasons to buy the awesome Garmin Fenix 5 By Pocket-lint Promotion

There’s a reason Garmin watches are so popular among sports and outdoor enthusiasts. Their devices are tailor-made for the active people on the planet.... Read more

Garmin Forerunner 935 is do-it-all activity tracker that will get the most out of your training
Garmin Forerunner 935 is do-it-all activity tracker that will get the most out of your training By Max Langridge

Garmin has introduced the Forerunner 935 as a top-of-the-range, do-it-all fitness and activity tracker. It's been designed to be the only companion you... Read more

Garmin Vivosmart 3 shows up in pictures, there's life in fitness trackers yet
Garmin Vivosmart 3 shows up in pictures, there's life in fitness trackers yet By Rik Henderson

Garmin is planning to update its Vivosmart fitness tracker, if leaked pictures are anything to go by.Wareable claims to have got its hands on an image... Read more

Garmin Fenix 5 brings fitness finesse in smaller sizes
Garmin Fenix 5 brings fitness finesse in smaller sizes By Cam Bunton

Garmin has unveiled a new range of three Fenix smartwatches. For the first time, the Fenix 5 series offers three unique styles and sizes without compromising... Read more

Garmin Vivofit Jnr fitness tracker encourages your kids to keep active
Garmin Vivofit Jnr fitness tracker encourages your kids to keep active By Rik Henderson

Garmin has added a new activity tracker to its line-up, but this time it's strictly for kids.The Garmin Vivofit Jnr is a fitness tracker designed to encourage... Read more

Garmin Fenix Chronos is about as smart as sportswatches get
Garmin Fenix Chronos is about as smart as sportswatches get By Chris Hall

Garmin has introduced a new premium version of the Fenix sportswatch. Based on the Fenix 3, the new Fenix Chronos packs in all the navigational and sporting... Read more

Garmin Forerunner 735XT shows that sports watches can be sleek too
Garmin Forerunner 735XT shows that sports watches can be sleek too By Rik Henderson

Garmin has unveiled a top of the range running and multisports watch that features heart rate monitoring yet is sleek on the wrist.The Garmin Forerunner... Read more

Garmin Vivomove watch is the GPS specialist’s stylish analogue wearable you'll want
Garmin Vivomove watch is the GPS specialist’s stylish analogue wearable you'll want By Luke Edwards

Garmin, the sports GPS specialist, has taken the covers off its first analogue fashion watch, the Vivomove.The world of wearables is fast filling up and... Read more

Garmin Vivoactive HR with GPS and Vivofit 3 are here to make activity tracking smarter
Garmin Vivoactive HR with GPS and Vivofit 3 are here to make activity tracking smarter By Luke Edwards

Garmin has unveiled two new additions to its smartwatch and activity tracking range today, the Vivoactive HR and Vivofit 3.The Vivoactive HR is the company's... Read more

Garmin Vivosmart HR upgraded band wants you to 'Beat Yesterday'
Garmin Vivosmart HR upgraded band wants you to 'Beat Yesterday' By Luke Edwards

Garmin has taken its Vivosmart activity tracker line to a new level in the Vivosmart HR.The new tracker, as the name suggests, now offers heart rate measurements.... Read more

Garmin Forerunner 630 is a runner's dream, smarter and more connected than ever
Garmin Forerunner 630 is a runner's dream, smarter and more connected than ever By Luke Edwards

Garmin has announced its Forerunner 630 GPS watch as its most cutting-edge running watch yet.The round-faced, colour touchscreen Forerunner 630 boasts... Read more

Garmin Edge Explore 1000 wants to take you and your bike off-road
Garmin Edge Explore 1000 wants to take you and your bike off-road By Luke Edwards

Garmin's latest Edge Explore 1000 cycle computer is made for tracking data, guidance and to keep you safe too.The Edge Explore 1000 is aimed at touring... Read more

Garmin made two heart-rate monitors just for underwater use, called HRM-Swim and HRM-Tri
Garmin made two heart-rate monitors just for underwater use, called HRM-Swim and HRM-Tri By Elyse Betters

Swimmers need heart-rate monitors too.That's what the engineers at Garmin must've been saying to themselves months ago, because the company decided to... Read more

Garmin Varia focuses on safety: Radar detection and smart lights for cyclists
Garmin Varia focuses on safety: Radar detection and smart lights for cyclists By Chris Hall

Garmin has introduced a new line of devices for cyclists called Varia.Varia is all about safety, offering some smart solutions to the problems faced by... Read more

Strava and Garmin team-up for Strava Live Segments
Strava and Garmin team-up for Strava Live Segments By Luke Edwards

Strava has shot to fame in the world of cycling and running. Now it's made friends with Garmin to add another layer of awesome to the hardware company's... Read more

Garmin Forerunner 225, its first optical heart rate watch: Is this the end of the chest strap?
Garmin Forerunner 225, its first optical heart rate watch: Is this the end of the chest strap? By Luke Edwards

Garmin has finally joined the competition in offering a sports GPS watch that tracks heart rate using optics built-into the watch rather than a connected... Read more

Nike+ Running App now plays nice with sports watches including Garmin
Nike+ Running App now plays nice with sports watches including Garmin By Luke Edwards

Nike has announced that its Nike+ Running App will work with more devices to make tracking workouts, in one place, much easier.The Nike+ Running App will... Read more

Garmin Vivoactive is a proper smartwatch for fitness fans
Garmin Vivoactive is a proper smartwatch for fitness fans By Chris Hall

Garmin had devices adorning the wrists of athletes long before anyone had conceived the term "wearables". One of the big names in sport watches, Garmin... Read more

Garmin's new Forerunner 920XT is as high-end as you can get for a GPS sportswatch
Garmin's new Forerunner 920XT is as high-end as you can get for a GPS sportswatch By Elyse Betters

Garmin's latest GPS sportswatch is chock-full of features and doubles as a personal trainer. It's the new Forerunner 920XT, and it isn't exactly cheap.The... Read more

Garmin vivosmart tracks you and displays phone notifications
Garmin vivosmart tracks you and displays phone notifications By Luke Edwards

Garmin has announced its next generation of activity tracker following on from the vivofit, its new vivosmart will not only track a person but will also... Read more

Garmin Forerunner 15 wants to give sportsbands a run for their money
Garmin Forerunner 15 wants to give sportsbands a run for their money By Chris Hall

Garmin has announced the Forerunner 15, its most affordable sports watch, looking to give those cheap sportsbands a bit of stiff competition. Not only... Read more

Garmin announces Sony SmartWatch 2 integration, Xperia Edition navigation app
Garmin announces Sony SmartWatch 2 integration, Xperia Edition navigation app By Chris Hall

Garmin has announced the Garmin Xperia Edition app for navigation on Sony Xperia devices, including walking directions on the Sony SmartWatch 2.As we revealed... Read more

Garmin Approach G7 and G8 will make you a better golfer
Garmin Approach G7 and G8 will make you a better golfer By Luke Edwards

Garmin has announced its latest golf handhelds to join the Approach range: the G7 and G8.Both devices feature colour touchscreens with more than 30,000... Read more

Garmin updates satnavs: Nuvi 2798LMT gets rear camera, Essential Series updates, HUD+ offers new app
Garmin updates satnavs: Nuvi 2798LMT gets rear camera, Essential Series updates, HUD+ offers new app By Chris Hall

Garmin has updated its Nuvi line of satnav devices at CES 2014, taking things large.The Garmin Nuvi 2798LMT has a Wireless Backup Camera. The camera can... Read more

Garmin's Vivofit fitness band is ANT+ compatible, syncs with Garmin Connect
Garmin's Vivofit fitness band is ANT+ compatible, syncs with Garmin Connect By Chris Hall

Garmin has expanded its line of fitness products with the launch of the Garmin Vivofit fitness band.Looking to capitalise on the popularity of products... Read more

Move along smartwatch: The Garmin Tactix is SWAT you want
Move along smartwatch: The Garmin Tactix is SWAT you want By Chris Hall

Garmin has announced a new GPS navigator watch called the Garmin Tactix. Garmin says it's inspired by "the requirements of Law Enforcement and Police... Read more

Garmin Approach S4 smart golf watch receives notifications from your phone
Garmin Approach S4 smart golf watch receives notifications from your phone By Luke Edwards

Garmin has just announced an updated versions of its golfing watch. The new Approach S4 not only has 30,000 golf courses programmed in but now connects... Read more

Garmin Astro DC 50 dog collar launches with bark detection and more robust GPS, battery life
Garmin Astro DC 50 dog collar launches with bark detection and more robust GPS, battery life By Elyse Betters

Garmin offers GPS-tracking collars for dogs, and the company has launched its latest version, called the DC 50, that's "more robust and reliable" than... Read more

Garmin Edge 810 and 510 cycle computers track your ride, keep you connected
Garmin Edge 810 and 510 cycle computers track your ride, keep you connected By Chris Hall

Garmin has updated its Edge cycling computers with the launch of the Garmin Edge 810 and Garmin Edge 610 at CES 2013. The navigation company teased us... Read more

Garmin unveils its rugged Fenix GPS watch
Garmin unveils its rugged Fenix GPS watch By Danny Brogan

If Bear Grylls is looking for a new watch, the Garmin Fenix Outdoor Watch should prove just the ticket. Geared towards the outdoor adventurer, the watch... Read more

Garmin Edge 500
Garmin Edge 500 By Chris Hall

Garmin's new Edge 500 brings sleek GPS functionality to a set of handlebars near you. If you don't want the mapping that the Edge 705 offers, the 500 will... Read more

Garmin nuvi 500 series launches
Garmin nuvi 500 series launches By Amy-Mae Elliott

Garmin has announced its first multi-use nüvi portable navigation device dedicated to walking, cycling, scootering, driving and boating in one rugged... Read more

Garmin Training Center software now available for Mac OS X
Garmin Training Center software now available for Mac OS X By Chris Hall

Garmin Training Center software is now compatible with Mac OS X version 10.4 "Tiger", making Garmin the first major GPS manufacturer to offer direct Mac... Read more