Garmin Vivoactive 3

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Are you a sportsman and would you like a smartwatch to follow you in all disciplines? You are reading here and there the opinions of other enthusiasts like you but you don’t know which one to buy, which one is the best for you? Our advice is to orient yourself towards the Garmin Vivoactive 3.

We are talking about one of the best smartwatches currently on the market, produced by one of the best brands, suitable for both a female and male wrist. It is also compatible with most devices, from Huawei (Android) to iPhones.

This is a smartwatch with classic lines, a stainless steel case with a polymer and a comfortable silicone strap. It is designed to be easily worn on the right and / or left. Using it will be very simple, thanks to the single side button and the Side Swipe function.

You will be surprised

The Vivoactive 3 smartwatch offers many functions. It gives you, in fact, the ability to constantly monitor your indoor and outdoor physical activity, with a constant detection of cardiac activity, thanks to the Garmin Elevate 2017 cardio sensor.

You can choose from the many activities already included, from swimming to running. In outdoor automatic the smartwatch will activate the Glonass GPS detection. It resists without problems at 50m of depth and can be used while swimming.

Besides being a good personal trainer, he has implemented all the typical functions of a smartwatch. You will receive on the display the notification of phone calls, text messages or other coming from other apps, possibility to reply, but also barometer, accelerometer and thermometer. This watches has also integrated the NFC module.

A truly complete smartwatch with very reliable surveys, as confirmed by various users in their online reviews. The Garmin Vivoactive 3 is certainly one of the best for those who love sports in all its forms, and perhaps the best smartwatch currently.

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Review
Garmin Vivoactive 3

Product Name: Garmin Vivoactive 3

Product Description: Garmin Vivoactive 3 is the smart watch for your active life, from sports to shopping. Make contactless payments directly with your watch. The device includes more than 15 preloaded sports applications, among which you are sure to find something to your liking. Built-in GPS receiver allows you to record distance, pace, location and other data during outdoor activities. Model Garmin Vivoactive 3 feature Garmin Pay, which allows you to make purchases with watches. You can use this system almost anywhere cards are accepted. Thus, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a Cup of coffee after a run, even if you left your wallet at home.

Brand: Garmin

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This watch is not afraid of bad weather. In addition, you can not remove them in the pool and shower. The Garmin Chroma Display, protected by chemically enhanced mineral glass, provides excellent image quality even in bright sunlight. The SideSwipe interface is useful for quickly scrolling screens and navigating menus and widgets. You can scroll the screen with both your thumb and index finger. Comfortable Garmin Vivoactive 3 watch with easy-to-read display will suit any user.

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  • Classic design, rather small, suitable for both men and women
  • Good brightness in any light condition
  • Garmin Chroma Full HD touch display with 240 × 240 resolution with Gorilla Glass 3. Stainless steel case + polymer and silicone strap
  • Side swipe function, for better interaction with the smartwatch menu
  • Move IQ recognizes the type of activity you are doing
  • Constant monitoring of heart rate, calculation of VO2 max (maximum oxygen consumption) and fitness age
  • Integrated GPS, which is activated automatically when you train outdoors
  • Receive notifications and phone calls, listen to music (if connected to your smartphone)
  • With NFC module for contactless payments via Garmin Pay (just available in Europe)
  • Smartwatch waterproof up to 5 Atm


  • The altimeter is not always accurate
  • Activities lack a multisport mode