Garmin Instinct

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When you can rely on Instinct, the world can rely on you. The Garmin Instinct is rugged, reliable outdoor GPS watch built to the U.S. military standard 810G for thermal, shock and water resistance (rated to 100 meters). The fiber-reinforced polymer case adds strength and durability, and the chemically-strengthened, scratch-resistant display is high-contrast enough to read in bright sunlight, so you can take it with you into the extremes you face every day. Plus, the fully vented silicone bands include two independent, removable keeper loops to ensure a secure fit and to keep you from getting caught on things. You’ve never been one to follow the beaten path — that’s where Instinct comes in. 

Key Features: 

  • Constructed to U.S. military standard 810G for thermal, shock and water resistance (rated 100 meteres)
  • Built-in 3-axis compass and barometric altimeter plus multiple global navigation satellite systems (GPS, GLONASS and Galileo) support helps track in more challenging environments than GPS alone
  • Monitor your heart rate¹, activity and stress; train with preloaded activity profiles
  • Stay connected with smart notifications² and automatic data uploads to the Garmin Connect online fitness community
  • Use the TracBack feature to navigate the same route back to your starting point.
  • Battery life: up to 14 days in smartwatch mode, up to 16 hours in GPS mode, up to 40 hours in UltraTra battery saver mode
All Product Details
Brand Garmin
Product Type Smart Watches
Battery Life Smartwatch mode: Up to 14 days GPS mode: Up to 16 hours UltraTrac mode: Up to 40 hours
Product Width 4.5cm
Product Depth 4.5cm
Product Height 1.53cm
Product Weight 52g
Manufacturers 12 Months
Garmin Instinct is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 162.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great smart watch I got my instinct a week ago and I am very happy with it. I have had some budget smart watches to put my toe in the water. You clearly get what you pay for when you buy a smart watch. Huawei, amazfit bip, both quit working after a few months with non-existent customer support. I will not buy a watch that requires charging every day or every 2 days. Apple looking at you. I am all in on Garmin. I had one of their early gps devices. My next purchase is the inReach mini. Trips to the arctic, Africa, and Africa again in the next 6 months demand this. This watch will pair with the inReach, so I can send satellite text messages from my watch. Bam.
Date published: 2019-04-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So far so good! I love my Apple Watch and love my G-shock, and wanted something that had the best of both and this Watch is definitely it! Haven’t tried the gps features yet, but hoping to put it to use with my day hiking and hunting season this fall. The software takes a bit to get used to but had it down within a few hours of playing. Tactile feedback in the buttons is nice and battery is awesome when you compare it to something like an Apple Watch which requires almost daily charging. Two days in and haven’t even dropped 1 bar on the battery icon, (using smartphone features only). Very happy so far
Date published: 2019-06-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So far, wonderful I will be updating this review after I've owned and used the watch for a while. So far, I really like it. It arrived on time, correct color. There are many great customer vids on YouTube that detail every feature of this watch, and the more I learn about the vast features the more I am impressed. Customization is unlimited, and for every feature, not just the watch face. I use this for heart rate, steps, floors climbed, weather, hiking, treadmill, biking, gym weight workouts, checking texts and calls, and more. I wish the app had it's own Calorie counter (it links to another semi-free app), but otherwise it's just as great as any previous ones I've used like Fitbit. I am very pleased so far with my purchase.
Date published: 2019-06-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great watch for the outdoors I purchased this watch for when I go hiking in the backwoods and also to track myself when mountain biking. This is my first garmin watch so I am still trying to understand the functions of the watch and working it. Overall, I like the watch. The battery will last at least 2 weeks during normal use and also has a shut down function to help conserve power. My only recommendation is to have the function to change the different information readings on the watch face screen within the “Garmin Connect” app. If your looking for a simple function watch, this is the watch for you.
Date published: 2019-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great watch This is the perfect smart watch for me. Has all the features I need without extras I wouldn't use. I love the fact it looks like a regular sports watch and not a laptop with a wristband. It's just the right size and lighter than I expected. Super comfortable band. I've used it for all kinds of cycling, pool swimming, and skiing. I look forward to trying the open water swim feature. My only complaint is that sometimes the buttons get pushed unintentionally and start an unwanted activity and drain the battery. I finally figured out how to lock the keys, so much better now.
Date published: 2019-03-23
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not a watch for Non Tech Savvy person Owners manual is almost worthless. I have called your tech support people and the first two were a total zero. The third was great however the info provided to me as a consumer did not even resemble the owners manual regarding how to navigate through the various options and which buttons controlled the actions explained to me. I guess you just want to sell the watch to a certain group of individuals. I have had lots of complements on the watch but others agree the manual is of little use. This is the third smart watch and others were much more user friendly.
Date published: 2019-03-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Favorite watch of all time This is the perfect watch for adventure races and an active lifestyle that doesn’t require constant charging. Robust. Easy to navigate. Light. Great display that’s easy to read in all conditions. My only complaint is not having sapphire lens available. The screen protector I installed works great and is impossible to know it’s there but I noticed it separates around the ends when spray on sunscreen or bug spray is used. Sapphire would solve that minor inconvenience. Overall, I’m extremely happy with the Garmin Instinct and would buy it again in a heartbeat.
Date published: 2019-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Outdoorsman Smartwatch! I hike & mountain bike and have used Garmin hand-helds for years. I liked the convenience of smart watches but everything I saw was an overpriced item for recording performance during jogging, etc. I needed a device that allowed mapping, waypoint storage, etc.; the Instinct does that. Very light and comfortable with plenty of customization options, including shutting down features I don’t want/need; pairing it with the Garmin Apps gives a fantastic tool for mapping my trails and, if I want, robust stats to monitor. I’m thrilled with my Instinct.
Date published: 2019-03-29
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