Garmin has launched a new smartwatch in its Vivomove series. It is dubbed the Garmin Vivomove Trend. The latest offering is a hybrid smartwatch from the wearables maker. For those unaware, a hybrid smartwatch is an analogue watch with smart functions giving it a traditional appearance. Read on to know what the device offers out of the box.
The Garmin Vivomove Trend has a circular dial with an LCD screen. It looks like a traditional watch with real ticking hands and a full-dial hidden display that appears whenever required, The smartwatch features a stainless steel bezel and a domed glass. It is water-resistant up to 5 meters.
On the fitness front, the Garmin Vivomove Trend is equipped with a heart-rate monitor, respiratory rate, pulse ox blood oxygen saturation sensor, and women’s menstrual cycle tracker. It is also capable of monitoring body energy, all-day stress, sleep, and hydration. The wearable device supports up to ten timed activities.
The Garmin Vivomove Trend packs convenient features like smart notifications, connected GPS, text response, calendar, weather alerts, music control, and Garmin pay. It supports Bluetooth connectivity and ANT+. The smartwatch is claimed to last up to 5 days and can be topped up via a proprietary charger and also QI-certified wireless charging pads.
The Garmin Vivomove Trend is offered in Slate/Black, Peach Gold/Ivory, Cream Gold/French Gray and Silver/Mist Gray colours. It carries a price tag of $269 and is already available for purchase in the US.