Garmin has launched a whole new range of Smartwatches in India. The range includes Garmin Fenix 7 Series of watches as well as Garmin Epix Smartwatch. The company claims that the product range has been launched to celebrate the fearless spirit of its adventurous consumers.
The newly launched Garmin Fenix 7 Series comes with some innovative features like enhanced solar cell efficiency, longer battery life, and a built-in flashlight. The Epix watch comes with an HD AMOLED touchscreen with exceptional battery life. Let us have a look at the detailed specs, price & availability of the smartwatches launched.
Garmin Fenix 7 Series & Epix smartwatches Price & Availability
The Garmin Fenix 7 and Epix will be available in India at the starting price of Rs. 67,990 for Fenix 7 series and Rs. 88,990 for the Epix from today, that is February 17 itself. Check the table below for complete details.
|Product||Price||Availability At||Date of Availability|
|Fenix 7||Rs. 67,990||Amazon, Flipkart, Tata Cliq, Synergizer, Tata Luxury, Decathlon, Anubhava store in Bangalore, Garmin Brand Store||17 Feb 2022|
|Fenix 7 Solar||Rs. 82,990||Amazon, Flipkart, Tata Cliq, Synergizer, Tata Luxury, Decathlon, Anubhava store in Bangalore, Garmin Brand StoreHelios, and Just in Time||17 Feb 2022|
|Fenix 7 Sapphire||Rs. 93,990||Amazon, Flipkart, Tata Cliq, Synergizer, Tata Luxury, Decathlon, Anubhava store in Bangalore, Garmin Brand StoreHelios, and Just in Time||17 Feb 2022|
|Fenix 7X Sapphire Solar||Rs. 98,990||Amazon, Flipkart, Tata Cliq, Synergizer, Tata Luxury, Decathlon, Anubhava store in Bangalore, Garmin Brand StoreHelios, and Just in Time||17 Feb 2022|
|Epix||Rs. 89,990||17 Feb 2022|
Garmin Fenix 7 Specs
The Garmin Fenix 7 has a 1.3-inch display with 260×260 pixel resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass DX protection. It is made of stainless steel and comes with silicone bands. The wearable is claimed to be tested to US military standards for thermal, shock, and water resistance.
The watch has buttons as well as touchscreen controls and can measure the heart rate, Pulse, SpO2 of the wearer. It comes with preloaded activity profiles for Biking, golfing, rowing, running, and others. The smartwatch can track and manage the exertion level of the one who’s wearing it and help avoid overexertion during running/biking sessions.
It claims to give up to 18 days of battery life in smartwatch mode, 57 hours in GPS mode, and up to 57 days in battery saver mode.
Garmin Fenix 7 Solar Specs
The smartwatch has all the features and specs of the Fenix 7 along with some additional ones like sleep monitoring, respiration tracking, hydration tracking, and NFC for contactless payments.
It has a Power Glass which recharges the battery on the go and claims to give up to 22 days of battery in smartwatch mode, 73 hours in GPS mode, and up to 173 days in battery saver mode.
Garmin Fenix 7 Sapphire Solar Specs
It has almost the same specs as Fenix 7 Solar, but it also has a Power Sapphire lens, titanium bezel, and fiber-reinforced polymer case with a metal rear cover. It gets gold course routes and surfing as well as a Real-Time Stamina tool to monitor and track exertion levels during activities.
Garmin Fenix 7X Sapphire Solar Specs
It is the top-end model in the series that builds on the above-mentioned specs and features a 1.4-inch display with 280×280 pixel resolution and Power Sapphire Glass.
The watch has a titanium bezel and a fiber-reinforced polymer case with a metal cover. The wearable is claimed to give up to 37 days of battery in smartwatch mode, 128 Hours in GPS mode, and over a year’s battery in battery saver mode.
While the Fenix 7 and 7 Solar get 16GB storage, Fenix 7 Sapphire Solar and Fenix 7X Sapphire Solar get 32GB storage. All the smartwatches are rated 10ATM for water resistance.
Garmin Epix Specs
Garmin Epix smartwatch is available in Slate Steel and Sapphire Titanium (Black and White) models with stainless steel bezels and Diamond-like carbon-coated Titanium bezels respectively. Both sport a 1.3-inch AMOLED display with 416×416 resolution.
The lens material on the steel model is Corning Gorilla Glass DX and the one on the Titanium model is Sapphire Crystal. The steel model gets 16GB storage while the titanium model gets 32GB storage.
The Epix smartwatches come with multiple satellite positioning systems and an added GNSS for accuracy. They have more than 40 built-in sports modes and support 42,000 gold course maps worldwide. It also gets Real-Time Stamina function which allows you to gauge your physical strength, maintain stamina, and adjust speed and intensity in real-time. There is a Pulse Ox sensor to measure O2 levels at high altitudes.
Both the Epix models are rated 10ATM and claim to offer up to 16 days of battery in smartwatch mode, up to 21 days battery in battery saver mode, and up to 42 hours in GPS mode.
Speaking on the launch of the new Garmin Outdoor Series, Mr. Ali Rizvi, Director, Garmin India, said, “At Garmin, we have always been committed to technological innovations and come up with exceptional products for our outdoor adventurers. The Fēnix 7 Series and Epix are an amalgamation of premium and style, specially designed for those who love to venture into the unexplored. The smartwatches are also equipped with multiple outdoor and fitness features that will provide the users with valuable insights. We thrive to engineer products that will prove beneficial to our customers and have every minute detail at the ease of their wrist. Also, the Fenix 7 Solar charging lens provides hassle-free use of the watch for a longer time of period.”