The Garmin fenix 6 Pro Solar is the best multiport GPS watch for extreme sports and fitness training. It uses a solar charging lens to get power from sunlight for up to 14 days of battery life. And now, Garmin's Apple Watch Ultra alternative can be yours for a fraction of the price.
Beach Camera via Amazon continues to offer the Garmin fenix 6 Pro Solar for $379. That's $370 off its former price of $749 (53%ff list) and $20 shy of its all-time low price at Amazon. By comparison it's also $400 cheaper than the Apple Watch Ultra which is now on sale for $779 ($20 off).
Garmin fenix 6 Pro Solar:
$749 $379 @ Amazon
Save $370 on the Garmin fenix 6 Pro Solar multisport GPS smartwatch. Incorporated into its design is a power Glass solar charging lens to get battery power from sunlight. It features preloaded sports apps for just about every sport — trail and track running, swimming, running, biking, hiking, rowing, skiing, golfing, surfing, indoor climbing and more. And with solar charging, you'll get up to 14 days of battery life or more, so the fenix 6 Pro Solar is ready when you are.
Garmin's fenix Pro Solar is the ultimate solar-powered multisports smartwatch. It has a large, 1.3 inch 260 x 260 pixel-res sunlight-visible display and 32GB of storage. Built-in sensors include: GPS, Glonass, Galileo, a wrist heart rate monitor, barometric altimeter, compass, gyroscope, accelerometer, thermometer and blood oxygen saturation monitor. This watch features heart rate tracking and alerts, respiration rate, pulse ox blood oxygen saturation, sleep monitors, women's health and more.
PacePro provides pro grade adjusted pacing guidance for advanced training. While you can't scuba dive with it, the fenix Pro Solar is waterproof up to 100 meters and suitable for swimming and snorkeling. If you like to ski, you can use the fenix 6 Pro Solar to access over 2,000 preloaded ski maps.
Virtually indestructible, the fenix Pro Solar is ready for outdoor adventure with its stainless steel coated titanium bezel, fiber-reinforced polymer case, and metal back cover.
Garmin rates the fenix Pro Solar battery life at 14 days or 16 days with solar in smartwatch mode. Enable battery saver watch mode and you'll get up to 48 days or a staggering 80 days with solar. GPS mode gets you up to 36 hours, 40 hours with solar. Max Battery GPS mode affords you up to 72 hours or 93 hours with solar. Lastly, in Expedition GPS Activity mode, the fenix Pro Solar will last up to 28 days or 36 days with solar.
If you're looking for a reliable watch for different types of sports and fitness training, the Garmin fenix Pro Solar is a wise choice. There's no telling how long this deal will last, so it's best you strike while the iron's hot.
Garmin fenix 6X Sapphire:
$749 $379 @ Amazon
Save $370 on the Garmin fenix 6X Sapphire multisport GPS watch. It features a 280 x 280 pixel-resolution display, wrist-based heart rate and Pulse Ox, advanced sleep monitoring and altitude acclimation. It also offers pacing guidance for advances training and includes over 2,000 preloaded ski maps. With a rated battery life up to 21 hours in Watch mode and up to 46 days in expedition GPS activity mode, the fenix 6X is reliable companion for all your adventures.
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Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.