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Rating 4.7 out of 5 stars with 343 reviews

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  • Rating 4 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    You get what you pay for...

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    I have had several different, low-end Garmin models and something always went wrong with it. I finally took the plunge and spent some money for this puppy right here. Man, it is definitely worth every cent I paid for it. It is amazing. It just does everything better than the low-end models. If you truly want to keep track of everything you do all day and want the customizable faces and so you can see what is important to you, then this is the watch for you. If you lift weights, this thing keeps track of your reps and your sets and will allow you to adjust your weight and reps if it's a little off. They do have auto sets but it's in Beta and it's not very good because it doesn't account for rests during sets so you can't squeeze a few more reps in. Once you stop or pause, it will end your set. Really sucks. I wish I could give it 5 stars, but for some reason all of my Garmins have one issue in common... BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY ISSUES! This drives me crazy. They need to just switch to Bluetooth 5.0 already. Sometimes my watch will be disconnected and I had no idea or I will go to sync my watch through the app and I will see that my watch is disconnected. Can be very frustrating. Thank goodness it's very easy to reconnect. Double edge sword.

    I would recommend this to a friend
    • Brand response from GarminProductExpert
      Posted .

      Thanks for the positive feedback, we are very happy you are enjoying using our product, if you are experience Bluetooth connection issues we would encourage you to call us at 800-800-1020 or via email at product.support@garmin.com Garmin

  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Sensors galore

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    Coming from a Samsung S3 Frontier, I truly appreciate the no nonsense professional grade sensors packed into the Fenix 5X Plus. It actually lasts a full 20 days; compared to charging a watch every 2 days...this is like a miracle. As far the the sensors go, they are scary accurate. I love that I can be tracked, in real time, independent of a cell phone connection. Garmin hit a grand slam with this one. I am now a Garmin watch customer for life, there just isn't anything out there that's on the same level.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Fitness is life

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Ease of Use
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    Purchased due to Apple Watch not providing correct data for fitness activities

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    More than a watch it's a life changer

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    Paying this kind of money for a watch is totally insane......with that said it's been the best watch I have owned, and I have had some good ones. Casio pathfinder and a Suunto just too name a few. First I did major research on this and other high end ABC watches. I looked at all kinds and decided that the garmin was the one. It does more stuff than my phone from 10 years ago. It has maps on to track (cant zoom in on screen is my only gripe about this watch) but it has breadcrumbs and will use it's own GPS. When you download the app your going to find so many cool things, Your heart rate, your o2 level, your stress level, your sleep patterns....yes if you wear it at night it keeps track of your sleeping habits. You can add different activities to the watch, if you walk just hit that activity and start it, it will keep track of distance and much much more. It even maps it on the app. If you Mountain bike it has that, hiking and more. If you like music you download an app and listen from the watch via bluetooth. You can change the face of the watch...you can send text messages back from the watch. I found a cool archery app that keeps track of your groupings. This is my first smartwatch and will never go back. If you like smartwatches and enjoy the outdoors this rugged watch will do the trick.

    I would recommend this to a friend
    • Brand response from GarminProductExpert
      Posted .

      We are very happy to hear the Fenix is working out well for you. You might be interested to know that you can zoom in on the map.

      https://www8.garmin.com/manuals/webhelp/fenix5/EN-US/GUID-C404537E-A4F1-419D-84FB-995BAF3C9591.html Garmin

  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Everything you need !

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    I’ve been looking for training watches for a while and finally I was able to find the watch that fit my needs. It collects so much data that makes your woke out every time more efficient. A+

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Love Garmin Fenix watches!

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    I got into a Fenix 3HR when it was released and jumped into the 5x Plus because I wanted to upgrade! It was so worth it! They're worth the price since they do so much and track a lot of activities. You won't be disappointed!

    I would recommend this to a friend
    • Brand response from GarminProductExpert
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      We are very pleased to hear you are happy with your watch. If you wanted some more information on its use we would encourage you to visit our online support center at https://support.garmin.com/en-US/ Garmin

  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Great watch

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    Owned for 2 weeks when reviewed.

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    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Value
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Pros mentioned:
    Ease of use, Features

    This was my first smart watch so there was a learning curve. I’ve had it a few weeks now and really like it. Easy to use with tons of features and really tough.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
    • Brand response from GarminProductExpert
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      Thank you for your review. Garmin Garmin

  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Amazing value

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

    Features

    Quality
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Value
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Pros mentioned:
    Gps

    I primarily picked this watch for battery life, GPS, Maps, Ox meter and activity tracking at half the price of 6x. I was a little worried about the size and how this will look and feel on my thin wrist. Let me say this is one of the best purchases. I don’t have to charge it for 10 days with most features on. GPS locks on quick and screen size is adequate. I did not buy 6x as it was double the price for just a day more battery and bigger screen. 5x plus sapphire does not leave you wanting more . One thing Garmin can do it to provide the battery saving mode in this model as else you have to manually turn off the activities which you do not need. Overall it’s an excellent watch.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Ultimate survival watch

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Quality
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Value
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Pros mentioned:
    Battery, Design

    The excellent battery life alone is a huge plus, no pun intended. You can be camping for a week and still not charge it. Never have to worry about getting lost or worry about having your phone so you can use the maps feature. It works without it. Looks great, very durable. The quick fit bands are awesome, however a little too expensive at $50 a piece, but so is apples. Garmin pay is sweet, but my band doesn’t support it but overall awesome watch i wear it everyday.

    Features

    Quality
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    Ease of Use
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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Was an Apple Watch owner. Now a Garmin Fenix owner

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    Owned for 1 week when reviewed.

    Features

    Quality
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Value
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     

    I have had several Apple Watch versions. I was on the fence when it came to switching and the price of a Fenix made it more difficult. Apple was not helping matters with their prices and low resale value. It is technology and I understand that it doesn't ever appreciate in value. I also had a lot of issues with the fact that it is 2021 and with all of the advancement, and for some reason other manufacturers can make a battery that lasts more than a couple of days on a change. But, Apple, not a chance... Anyway, the Garmin Fenix 5X Plus Sapphire is my first watch by Garmin. After I took it out of the box and charged it completely I have been wearing it since. That was 9 days ago and the battery level shows 58% left as this writing. This is excellent in my opinion. The watch is extremely durable, cannot say that for the Apple Watch as I have destroyed two Apple Watch screens. Pros: Battery life (Winner!) Durability Watch Band (secure fit - optional colors available from Garmin) Feature set (Winner - AGAIN!) Too many to detail, but 2nd gen heart rate sensor (quite accurate vs Apple Watch S6) Pulse O2 - again relatively accurate Neutral: Requires proprietary charge cable ($24 for an extra one) Management software is ok - not great and not bad Round screen vs square screen (Personal preference) Bulky - I actually like this, but some may not like this. (1.2" display) Weight is surprisingly manageable. Cons: Display is not as bright as the Apple Watch. (Some reason could be sapphire crystal and perhaps does conserve battery life so may be less of a con there). Some will not like the display. Not a made by Apple for Apple product - be prepared for all of the Apple "hand off" interoperability not to be there because, well, it is not Apple. I knew this going in, but it is something that any new owner of this Garmin coming from an Apple Watch will have to acclimate to. The sheer amount of features and data logging possibilities with this watch can seem somewhat overwhelming at times. Take a breath and do a little reading. YouTube also has a ton of resources. Bottom line for me: I am glad I made the switch. I would do it again. I don't miss my Apple Watch. I will be a Garmin customer as long they keep putting out this level of device.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Best watch I've owned

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Quality
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Value
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     

    As a trauma nurse, I'm always looking at my watch for assessments and time sensitive diagnostics and labs and I have fount the watch to be intuitive and easy to use. I own about 7 g shocks ranging from digital to analog to solar. Also have owned Samsung smart watches and fitbit smart watches and the Garmin Fenix 5+ is hands down the best watch I've ever owned. It charges fairly quickly for me (about 2.5 hours from 1% to 100%) and the charge will last on average 4 to 5 days between charges. It has various watch face options and even the option to put a personal picture on it. There are too many features to mention in this review but it has proven rugged and reliable. Would definitely recommend

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Awesome wrist computer.

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    I love this watch. At first I was worried that it was to big but I got used to it. So many features on this watch, I use mine mostly for bicycling and walking. The bicycling info gives heart rate, incline and decline info, speed, distance, intensity, shows the map of your ride, etc.. Of course you need a sensor for your bike for some of that info. Can't go wrong with this watch.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Great wrist coach.

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Lets put it this way, you get an apple watch for a personal assistant, you get a Garmin for a coach. If you are more physically active and would like to improve, I would highly recommend getting this watch. I had an apple watch series 2 before and the graphics are bad, but the battery life is great (5 days with 1 GPS workout+ 1 non GPS workout tracking per day).

    Features

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Another great product

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    Awesome GPS Watch! I much prefer the Fenix 5x Plus over my Samsung Smart watch. I needed something rugged and accurate for GPS location, this definitely fit the bill! Side note. The backlight is kind of poop on my particular watch. It has a noticable blue tint, and for the price paid, I would have hoped for more balanced black.

    Features

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 4 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Amazing GPS watch, great customer service

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

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    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
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    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     

    The Garmin Fenix 5X Plus is a pretty awesome GPS watch. I use it mainly for running, but it is extremely versatile. I am looking forward to using it for golf. Unfortunately, mine had a minor issue after a week of use, but Garmin's customer service was fantastic. The vibration function started having an audible buzzing sound. Garmin quickly sent me a label to return the device and they sent out a brand new one. The only downside is I was without the watch for a few days.

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    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
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    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 4 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Harmon Denizot plus

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

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    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
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    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     

    It is excellent as far as timekeeping. Excellent as far as mapping. The challenge has been the altimeter. I live at the base of the sierras and my travels I enjoy knowing altitudes. GPS locations and mapping. I would enjoy keeping it all coordinated as I enjoy camping. I have calibrated on site and at home. The altitude is askew within an hour or two. If there is a fix. Let me know. Great watch otherwise.

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    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Quality & Value

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    Owned for 1 week when reviewed.

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    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
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    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     

    I am an apple Everything consumer I was advised based upon my wants and needs to try out Garmin no joke I shut off all the notifications from my previous Apple devices because they never shut up LOL and everything that I wanted with this Garman device works perfectly and save some money I do not miss the touchscreen of an Apple Watch at all and this suits every feature that I personally want to read the specs if it suits you you’ll appreciate the quality

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    Ease of Use
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 3 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Crashed in a few days.

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    2 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Value
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     

    I already had Fenix 3S and has been a fan ever since of this series so went ahead and bought this watch, to my dissappointment the watch stopped booting and charging after a month of use, had to get in touch with Garmin and got the watch replaced but this left a bad taste as I was not expecting this out of such a solid watch. I would not recommend this at a full price but if there is a good deal it has so much to offer comparing to the earlier version. Battery life is obviously less that Fenix3 because of the HR sensor - lasts about weeks with nominal use and gets worst with more activities.

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    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    No, I would not recommend this to a friend
    • Brand response from GarminProductExpert
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      Thank you for your review and your experience with the Fenix 5X Plus. We would like to discuss this further over email. If you would please email us at product.support@garmin.com.
      Thanks Jenny Garmin

  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Great watch!!

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    Owned for 7 months when reviewed.

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    Quality
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Value
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     

    Love the watch. It last so much longer than my Apple Watch. I just hate charging the Apple Watch every night. This one can go a week.

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    Quality
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
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    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    Garmin

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    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Value
    4 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    Ease of Use
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     

    This is a really cool watch. I enjoy using it better than the Apple Watch. I do wish that they had more professional-looking bands rather than the rubber ones they come with but functionality (especially when working out) is much better than Apple Watch in my opinion.

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    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
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    Ease of Use
    5 out of 5
     
     
     
     
     
    I would recommend this to a friend
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