Garmin Watches

Garmin watches bring performance technology to the comfort of your wrist.

From GPS distance and pace tracking, to advanced heart rate and oxygen intake monitoring, Garmin watches offer a comprehensive profile of your fitness, no matter your level of training.

Each model offers something different to best fit your lifestyle and training needs, so you can find the best Garmin watch for you specifically. Choose from rugged watch faces and sleek designs to accessorize and analyze your run.

Learn more about the best Garmin running watches and how to find the right watch for your training here.

Garmin Fenix Series

Garmin’s fenix series watches are built for demanding adventures. Garmin fenix GPS watches feature full-color map navigation across land and water and are durable enough to last through a day of trekking.

All Garmin fenix GPS watches offer:

  • GPS distance and pace tracking, point to point navigation
  • Wrist-based heart monitoring and over 100 other fitness metrics
  • Smart notifications when paired with compatible smartphone
  • Garmin Pay contactless payment system
  • Garmin Coaching

Read our review of the Garmin fenix 6 here.

Garmin Forerunner Series

Garmin Forerunner GPS watches are designed for every runner. Whether you’re just getting started, training for a race or getting ready to tackle a triathlon, GPS watches from the Forerunner collection offer the tracking and health monitoring you need to perform your best.

All Garmin Forerunner GPS watches offer:

  • GPS distance and pace tracking
  • Wrist-based heart rate monitoring
  • Smart notifications when paired with a compatible smartphone
  • Garmin Coaching

Read our reviews of the Garmin Forerunner 45 and the Garmin Forerunner 245/Music here.

Garmin Vivo Series

Garmin vivo series GPS watches are designed with simplicity in mind. From the track to the mat, the vivo series GPS watches from Garmin are able to track indoor and outdoor activities and provide insightful feedback through health metrics, animated workout assistance and more.

All Garmin vivo GPS watches offer:

  • GPS distance and pace tracking
  • Over 20 pre-loaded sports activity apps
  • Wrist-based heart monitoring in addition to other fitness metrics
  • Music storage
  • Garmin Pay contactless payment system
  • Garmin Coaching and workout animations

Garmin Venu Series

Garmin Venu GPS watches are the ultimate fitness tracker and lifestyle watch wrapped into one neat package. Sleek design, smartphone compatibility and a wide range of activity tracking options make the Venu a versatile and sleek option for every activity level.

All Garmin Venu GPS watches offer:

  • GPS distance and pace tracking
  • Comprehensive health metrics
  • Over 20 pre-loaded sports activity apps
  • Garmin Coaching and workout animations
  • Full color, AMOLED display
  • Music storage

Garmin Watch Features and Sizing

Garmin packed its lineup of running and activity watches with features to help you train smarter.

See each individual watch for its list of unique features.

  • GPS tracking. Garmin GPS watches tune in to navigational satellites to track your whereabouts. The data can determine your location, the distance you run or bike and your pace.
  • Activity tracking. When you're not running, Garmin watches act as an activity tracker to give you a full picture of your daily motion. As a tracker, the watch counts your steps, distance, calories and sleep.
  • Heart rate monitoring. Select Garmin watches include wrist-based heart rate monitoring. Garmin's Elevate heart rate technology identifies your heart rate zone and beats per minute in real time—all without the use of a chest strap.
  • Advanced running metrics. Watches like the Garmin fenix 5 series dial in the info you need to run smarter. The fenix takes biomechanical measurements, such as cadence, stride length, ground contact time, balance, vertical oscillation and vertical ratio. The key performance metrics help you analyze and improve your form.
  • Garmin Connect. Garmin's GPS and running watches sync with the company's online fitness community, Garmin Connect. With the free Garmin Connect app, you can log your workouts and compete against friends no matter where you run.

Garmin Sizing

Each watch face has a unique diameter, which indicates the space it will take up on your wrist, no matter the shape. Choose between circular, square or even rectangular watch faces to best suit your style.

For smaller sizing, look for "S" sizes. For example, the Forerunner 45S has a smaller watch face than the Forerunner 45.

For larger sizing, look for "X" sizes. For example, the fenix 6X Pro has a larger watch face than the fenix 6.