The Garmin Fenix 6 Sapphire GPS Watch Multisport is an ideal watch for sports persons and athletes. It is a refined formula of the previously existing Garmin Fenix 5.
Excellently built and highly precise, the Garmin Fenix 6 Sapphire watch is guaranteed to improve the performance of the athlete. The reason being its new and improved features. It has a sophisticated design with a 1.3″ display screen. With a bright display out in the open sun, it has bezels in stainless steel, titanium or diamond-like carbon coating.
Although it is not suitable for diagnosing medical conditions, it provides a built in system for measuring wrist heart rate and Pulse Ox. That helps to monitor the user’s sleeping pattern and altitude acclimation at higher elevations.
Very helpful while training, the Garmin Fenix 6 Sapphire has an advanced option called Pace Pro. This feature helps the user to attain grade adjusted pace guidance through out his/her exercise and training session.
With an advanced and multiple global navigation satellite system (GPS, GLONASS and Galileo), the user can navigate the outdoors with much ease and precision. Included are TOPO maps and preloaded ski maps for over 2,000 ski resorts worldwide. There are built-in sensors for 3-axis compass, a gyroscope and barometric altimeter. All these are some powerful and useful tools.
With an extended battery life, the Garmin Fenix 6 is a major uphaul from its previous model. It can work up to 14 days in smartwatch mode, for almost 10 hours while in GPS and music mode. In expedition GPS activity mode it can work for 28 days and for 48 days in battery saver watch mode.
The only negative point about the Garmin Fenix 6 Sapphire GPS watch is the absence of a feedback button. Also, it is a little heavy (or hefty) in weight that has let some users to avoid it altogether in excursions and explorations.