Garmin Fenix 6 - Unisex 6008-572

Garmin Fenix 6 - Unisex

6008-572
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Description

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Garmin’s new do-everything Fenix line blends smartwatch function with advanced training tools and a backcountry GPS. The Fenix 6 is slimmer with a bigger screen and a more efficient GPS. An Elevate heart rate monitor reads your pulse off your wrist, even while swimming. When you need more info, or a little motivation, the free Connect app pairs with your phone to download training plans, get texts, social media alerts and emails. Features like day-to-day activity tracking, sleep monitoring and smart notifications make the Fenix 6 useful every day, not just on training days.

  • Built-in modes for biking, running, swimming (indoor and out), simple multisport transition between activities, gym (strength training – with rep counter, cardio and elliptical training, stair stepping, rowing, yoga) and more.
  • ClimbPro™ (available on preloaded courses only) lets you know grade, total ascent, and elevation profile, so you can pace yourself.
  • PacePro™ (available on preloaded courses only) sets a desired pace, breaks your distance splits, and calculates needed pace for your goal.
  • Body Battery™ mode tracks daily energy levels, monitoring exercise as well rest and food, so you get a better idea of how and when to train.
  • Garmin Pay™ contact-less payment links credit cards to your Garmin account.
  • Strava Segment integration, both preloaded and on-the-fly, lets you know when starred segments begin, plus PR, current KOM or QOM, and provides results once complete. (requires Strava premium).
  • LiveTrack during activities (through a connected smartphone) allows you to share your location and fitness data.
  • GroupTrack™ displays the location and telemetry of up to 50 others using compatible Garmin devices.
  • Connects to GPS, GLONASS and Galileo, and caches satellite positions for fast connection and a strong GPS signal.
  • Garmin’s V3 Elevate™ optical heart rate monitor works while swimming. Red LED provides Pulse Ox measurements.
  • Physiological metrics includes VO2 max, a race predictor, recovery advisor and performance indicator.
  • Training load uses data from past 7-days to let you know if you're overtraining or under-training.
  • Compatible with running dynamics sensors (sold separately) for cadence, ground contact time, stride length, vertical oscillation and vertical ratio.
  • Incident detection uses internal sensors to detect accidents and sends signals through your paired smartphone to alert someone that you need help.
  • Assistance mode sends out a message with a LiveTrack link to let contacts know exactly where you are.
  • 24/7 activity tracking learns your activity level and guides you towards a more active lifestyle.
  • Sleep tracking monitors total sleep hours as well as restful sleep.
  • Free Garmin Connect app uses Bluetooth connection to your phone.
  • Connect IQ support allows you to download apps, widgets, templates, data fields, watch faces, and other features.
  • UltraTrac™ mode reduces the GPS recording rate in order to conserve battery.
  • Pre-set power profiles as well as custom power profiles maximize battery power.
  • Tough, non-reflective Gorilla Glass© crystal.
  • ABC data comes in via the internal altimeter, barometer and a tilt-compensated 3-axis electronic compass.
  • QuickFit™ straps.
  • In the box: fēnix 6, charging cable and documentation.

Tech specs

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Weight 80g
Ideal for
  • Casual wear
  • Running, fitness and training
  • Camping and hiking
  • Swim training
  • Road cycling
Face material

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.

Mineral crystal glass
Wrist strap material Silicone
Display dimensions 3.3 x 3.3cm
IPX rating

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.

IP X8
Built-in memory 64MB
Dimensions 4.7 x 4.7 x 1.5cm
Snooze No
Countdown timer Yes
Stopwatch Yes
Electronic compass

An electronic compass allows the user to view their heading in situations where they are either standing still or moving too slowly for the GPS to detect.

Yes
12/24 hour format Yes
Interface
  • USB
  • Wireless
Lug width 22mm
Low battery warning Yes
Calorie consumption

Calculated based on data from a heart rate monitor.

Yes
App compatibility

An online community where members upload, analyze and share activity data.

  • Garmin Connect
  • Third party apps
Add maps capability

These units allow you to add maps, so you can mark and name waypoints and create routes on your PC, and then upload the map of your choice to your GPS.

No
Programmable workouts

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.

Advanced
New lap auto start

Automatically triggers a new lap after reaching a specified difference.

Yes
Heart rate monitor Yes
Distance/time alarm Yes
Interval training Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Auto pause

Automatically pauses timer when you stop or go below a specified pace.

Yes
Heart rate in real time

Displays beats per minute during activity.

Yes
Calories in real time

Displays calorie expenditure during activity, based on heart rate monitor data.

Yes
Speed/cadence sensor

Monitors pedalling cadence and measures pedalling strokes per minute.

Sold separately
Battery life 36 - 336 h
Chest strap Sold separately
Custom POI

A POI (point of interest) is a specific location that someone may find interesting (i.e., favourite viewpoint, best coffee stop before the trailhead). The custom POI feature allows the user to load only the POI's that interest them onto their GPS unit.

Yes
Waypoints

Waypoints consist of a standard set of coordinates (two for land, three for air or space) that identify a specific physical location. A route is navigated between two or more waypoints.

1000
Metric/imperial units format Yes
Power meter

Displays output in watts as you ride.

Sold separately
Unit to unit transfer

Shares data wirelessly between compatible units.

No
Basemap

A basic set of map data that is included with the GPS. Basemap detail may vary from unit to unit.

Yes
Track log 200 hours
Tide tables No
Battery power indicator Yes
Data card Not accepted
Foot pod

Attaches to your shoe, captures your running data (i.e., pace, distance), and transmits it to your heart rate monitor or GPS.

Sold separately
Touch screen No
Heart rate target zones

Displays heart rate zones during activity.

Yes
Barometric altimeter

Barometer function helps forecast weather trends. An altimeter can provide one line of position for location on a topo map, useful if the GPS isn't working.

Yes
Coded signal

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.

Yes
Workout history Yes
Wireless sync Yes
WiFi No
Button lock Yes
Batteries Lithium-ion (included)
Routes 30
Haptic feedback Yes
Case diameter 47mm
Virtual partner

Allows user to monitor training goals with either a virtual partner or alarms.

Yes
Pause timer

Pauses the timer when slowing or stopping, and automatically resumes when moving again.

Yes
Replaceable wrist strap Yes
Pace alarm

An alarm that notifies you if you vary from a pre-set pace.

Yes
ANT+ compatible

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.

Yes
Made in Taiwan