This activity tracker learns your current activity level, creates daily tailored goals, and gradually ramps them up to hit fitness milestones. It even has the ability to auto-detect whether you’re running, swimming or biking. Wear it 24/7 to tracks your stats, monitor your sleep, and prompt you to move if you’ve been sitting still for too long. Via the Garmin Connect software, you can earn virtual badges and compete with your friends, and sync it with your Bluetooth devices. The Vivofit 3 has a backlit display, timer that works as a stopwatch, autosync, and audible move cues.
- Customizable screen can display daily step count, goal countdown, distance, calories, and time of day. With an ANT+ heart rate monitor, it can also display heart rate and heart rate zone.
- Estimates calorie consumption (most accurately with optional ANT+ HRM strap).
- Compatible with iPhone 4s or higher, and Android 4.3 smartphones or higher, featuring Bluetooth 4.0.
- Bluetooth Smart connectivity.
- Garmin Connect account can be linked with a MyFitnessPal account to track your calories in and out.
- Takes 1 replaceable CR1632 coin cell, which lasts more than 1 year.
- Water resistant to 50m.
- Compatible any ANT+ HRM strap (not included).
- Size regular fits wrist circumference 137–195mm. Extra-large fits 165–225mm.
Polycarbonate is inexpensive and light, with good clarity and wear-resistance. Mineral crystal glass offers greater clarity and significantly greater wear-resistance. Sapphire crystal is better still for clarity and wear-resistance.
|Wrist strap material||Rubber|
Indicates the degree of protection against liquid. IP X1: Dripping water while in normal operating orientation; IP X4: Splashing water; IP X5: Water jets; IP X6: Powerful water jets; IP X7: Immersion up to 1m ≤ 30 minutes; IP X8: Suitable for submersion as specified by manufacturer.
|12/24 hour format||Yes|
|Metric/imperial units format||Yes|
|Interface||USB and Wireless|
|Low battery warning||Yes|
Calculated based on data from a heart rate monitor.
Attaches to your shoe, captures your running data (i.e., pace, distance), and transmits it to your heart rate monitor or GPS.
Want an easy jog? A fast-paced ride? A workout with lots of variety to keep you on your toes? With programmable workouts you can tailor your training to match whatever you are looking for on a particular day.
|Heart rate monitor||Sold separately|
Heart rate target zones
Displays heart rate zones during activity.
A coded instrument ensures no interference between your chest strap and your watch, necessary if you are training in busy gyms or trails where other signals may be encountered.
|Wireless sync to computer||No|
|Batteries||1 lithium CR1632 (included)|
Allows user to monitor training goals with either a virtual partner or alarms.
|Replaceable wrist strap||Yes|
Calories in real time
Displays calorie expenditure during activity, based on heart rate monitor data.
Monitors pedalling cadence and measures pedalling strokes per minute.
Ensures seamless digital wireless communication between ANT+ devices. For example, data from an ultra-low power wireless sensor can be displayed on a bike computer or smartphone, then downloaded to a PC, etc.
|Chest strap||Sold separately|