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Beautiful. Detailed. Alive. The Venu™ GPS smartwatch features a bright, beautiful display and a battery life of up to five days, so you can spend more time doing the activities you love. Get on-screen, animated cardio, strength, yoga and Pilates workouts right on your wrist. With the broadest available range of all-day health monitoring features — including respiration tracking, Body Battery™ energy monitor, stress and more — Venu can show you the full picture of your health in vivid detail. Keep your phone and wallet at home, because this watch lets you download music for phone-free listening and pay from the wrist using Garmin Pay™ contactless payment solution (available for supported cards from participating banks).
Features & Specs:
- Beautiful, bright AMOLED display and up to five-day battery life in smartwatch mode.
- Up to six hours in GPS and music mode.
- Broad range of biometrics include energy levels, respiration, menstrual cycle, stress, sleep, estimated heart rate, hydration, blood oxygen estimation, and more.
- Easily download songs to your watch, including playlists from Spotify® or Deezer, and connect with wireless headphones.
- More than 20 preloaded GPS and indoor sports apps, including yoga, running, pool swimming and more.
- Easy-to-follow, animated cardio, strength, yoga and Pilates workouts right on
your watch screen.
- Personalize with thousands of free watch faces, apps and widgets from
our Connect IQ™ Store.
- Garmin Pay™ contactless payment solution (available for supported cards from
participating banks) lets you pay for purchases with your watch.
- Safety and tracking features include incident detection during select activities and
assistance when paired with compatible smartphone.
- Stay connected with smart notifications (with compatible smartphone) for incoming
calls, text messages, calendar reminders and more.
- Garmin Coach provides free 5K, 10K and half-marathon training plans.
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by Joe R
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
Very good tool
I have had the Venu for several months now. As expected, it is not as user friendly as an Apple watch and is not geared toward listening to music and receiving phone calls, but for athletics, it works great. The syncing with Garmin Connect then to Strava is seamless (well, as long as the Garmin website is not under a ransomware attack!) - much better syncing than my other Garmin devices (Garmin 810 and 1030). I have discovered two issues - first, it sometimes loses connection with my phone. Toggling the bluetooth on/off doesn't solve the problem, but it self fixes about 15 minutes later and all is well. Second, working with customization of the watch faces is difficult, not user friendly at all; the swiping feature is not set up well.
Battery life is about 3 days with Pulse ox turned on 100% of the time. The specs say 5 days with no pulse ox and less with, so that is fairly accurate The screen is very bright and the look of the Venu is elegant, so it can be worn with nicer clothing if you plan to wear it all day every day, as I do.
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