The American smartwatch manufacturer Garmin today brought a new lineup of smartwatches in the Indian market. The company has released Garmin Instinct 2 smartwatch series that includes Garmin Instinct 2 and Garmin Instinct 2S. Both the models include Solar-charging editions. In addition to this, the lineup also has a Tactical Edition of the Garmin Instinct 2 Solar smartwatch.
Garmin Instinct 2 smartwatch series Pricing and availability
The Garmin Instinct 2 is priced at Rs. 36,990 for the standard model and Rs. 41,490 for the Camo Edition. The Garmin Instinct 2 Solar Edition costs Rs. 46,990, while the Solar Tactical Edition costs Rs. 51,990. The regular Instinct 2 smartwatch is only available in Graphite, but the Garmin Instinct 2 Solar is available in Graphite, Mist Grey, and Tidal Blue. The Instinct 2 Solar Tactical Edition is available in two colours: black and coyote tan.
On the other hand, Garmin Instinct 2S comes with a price tag of Rs 33,930. The price of the Solar Edition is set at Rs 43,990. Garmin Instinct 2S Solar comes in Graphite, Mist Grey, and Neo Tropic whereas Garmin Instinct 2S comes in Deep Orchid, Graphite, and Poppy colours
In terms of availability, the devices will go on sale via Synergizer and offline Garmin locations, as well as Helios, Just In Time, and other offline retail partners from March 14. The device can also be purchased through Amazon, Flipkart, Tata Cliq and Tata Luxury.
Garmin Instinct 2 smartwatch series specifications
Garmin Instinct 2 smartwatch series is intended for rugged individualists. The smartwatch has a thinner profile and is available in two sizes: a regular 45mm bezel and a new Instinct 2S with a smaller 40mm bezel, which is more comfortable for persons with tiny wrists. The top technology-driven Instinct 2 Series includes features such as solar technology with unlimited battery life (in certain models), as well as a full suite of health and wellness features such as VO2 Max and Sleep Score.
The new series also includes multi-GNSS support, ABC sensors, a barometer for weather monitoring, and trackback routing to return to the starting point.
Instinct 2 is still built to military standard 810 for thermal and shock resistance, as well as being water-rated to 100 metres. It also has a new high-resolution, easy-to-read display that is protected by chemically reinforced material and scratch-resistant glass.
In addition to this these smart wearables may also be customised further with free downloads of apps, widgets, watch faces, data fields, and other features through the Garmin Connect IQ (CIQ) store.
The wristwatch comes equipped with sports programmes and activities to aid users such as VO2 Max, Fitness Age, Training Status/Load/Effect, Recovery Time, HIIT, and Daily Suggested Workout. It also features a multisport activity function, which allows users to switch between sports while still seeing their overall time and distance. Users’ relatives and friends may track their loved ones’ activities via text messaging and be warned in the case of an emergency thanks to Instinct 2’s Incident Detection function.
The Instinct 2 Solar – Tactical Edition, popular among military personnel, offers tactical features such as a Kill Switch, Stealth Mode, Night Vision Goggle Compatibility, Dual Format Position Coordinates, and Jumpmaster Activity mode, and is available in black or coyote tan. The Camo Edition’s Graphite patterns allow folks to blend in or stand out depending on their environment, whether it’s the concrete jungle or the genuine jungle.
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