Premium multi-sport GPS watch series introduces new power management and innovative performance features, larger displays and longer battery life

Made for the face of adventure, Garmin announced the Fēnix 6 series, the next generation of its flagship GPS multi-sport smartwatch lineup. The all-new fēnix 6 collection includes Power Manager for longer battery life, allows runners and other athletes to compensate for elevation changes with new PacePro™ technology and introduces the largest round display from Garmin. The innovative Body Battery™ energy monitoring feature also makes its debut in a Fēnix series to help users manage their workout schedules, rest times and sleep.

“We understand the need for more power for longer usage of our multi-sport products and we are thrilled to introduce new innovative features to enhance the power management of the Fēnix 6x Pro Solar edition, giving users all of the features they’ve come to expect from the Fēnix lineup with increased battery life and larger displays,” said Engelhard (Al) Sundoro, Managing Director, South Asia and India. “We’ve built the Fēnix 6 to redefine expectations, with enhanced features and design elements to appeal to adventure of every kind, in any environment.”

With great power, comes great responsibility hence the new Power Manager that allows users to see, control, and customize how various settings and sensors impacts battery life. For more confidence before a trip or activity, battery remaining can be represented in hour and days to help determine whether the adventure can last until the next charge.

Fēnix 6 Series – Pro & Sapphire

The Fēnix 6 and Fēnix 6x multi-sport GPS watches are constructed for a trimmer, more comfortable fit on the wrist, while increasing the display size 1.3″ and 1.4″ respectively from the existing Fēnix 5 Plus series. In addition to bigger display sizes, Garmin has introduced new QuickFit nylon bands and silicone colors. Sapphire editions add the quality and durability of a scratch-resistant sapphire lens and other high-performance premium materials.

The Fēnix 6 series introduces a first-of-its-kind PacePro, a transparent solar charging lens that uses the sun’s energy to extend battery life. feature, which keeps a runner’s pacing strategy on track with grade-adjusted guidance as they run a course. Runners can create plans directly from the watch or ahead of time on Garmin Connect or Garmin Connect Mobile. While running the course, users will be able to see their target split pace, the actual split pace, distance to the next split, and how much time they are ahead/behind on their target, right on the watch face.

Fēnix 6X Pro Solar

Fit for performance, this includes a solar charging within the Power Manager and is designed with Power Glass™, a transparent solar charging lens that uses the sun’s energy to extend battery life. The Fēnix 6X, and Fēnix 6X Pro Solar features a rugged, sophisticated design with a large 1.4” sunlight-readable display, which is 36% bigger than previous Fēnix 5X models. Because of its unique solar charging technology, users will have more on-wrist time to enjoy their activities, training features, color mapping, music streaming and much more. Users can quickly check the latest solar input right on the wrist, so they know in real-time how much solar energy the Power Glass has been exposed to. The battery performance on the Fēnix 6X Pro Solar in smartwatch mode is 21 days plus an additional three days when utilizing the solar charging capabilities. 

Head outdoors, stay connected

Out of the box, the Fēnix series includes topographic maps for outdoor adventures, ski maps for over 2,000 ski resorts worldwide, and 41,000 golf courses. Featuring on-device music storage of up to 2,000 songs, allowing users to sync playlists from several of the most popular music services, no phone required. It’s easy to stay connected with the fēnix 6 series that allows users to receive alerts on the wrist for incoming calls, texts, emails and more by enabling smart notifications. 

User-focused features for improved wellness and performance tracking

All models include enhanced wrist-based heart rate for all-day stress tracking, underwater wrist-based heart rate for swimming and Pulse Ox blood oxygen saturation to support advanced sleep monitoring and altitude acclimation. Plus, the innovative Body Battery™ energy monitoring feature lets users see their body’s energy levels at any given moment, which can help with scheduling workouts, rest times and sleep. Using a combination of data gathered from stress, heart rate variability, sleep and activity, a higher Body Battery indicates the time is optimal to be active whereas a lower number suggests rest is in order. Body Battery assists users in making sense of patterns, demonstrating how behaviors and activities of the past few days influence how one feels at a given moment. 

Pricing and Availability

The complete fēnix 6 series will be available from end October with a suggested retail price that ranges from PHP 40,995 to PHP 78,995 at all authorized retailers.  

ColorEditionSuggested Retail Price
Fēnix 6S-Silver with Black Band
-Rose Gold-tone with Power Gray Band
-Carbon Gray DLC with Black Band

Sapphire
Sapphire
PHP40,995
PHP 54,995

P54,995
Fēnix 6-Silver with Black Band
-Carbon Gray DLC with Black Band

Sapphire
PHP 40,995
PHP 54,995
Fēnix 6X-Carbon Gray DLC with Black Band
-Titanium Carbon Gray DLC with Black Band
-Titanium Carbon Gray DLC with DLC Titanium Bracelet
Sapphire
Pro Solar
Pro Solar
PHP 58,995
PHP 64,995
PHP 78,995

The fēnix 6 series is the latest solution from Garmin’s expanding outdoor segment, which focuses on developing technologies and innovations to enhance users’ outdoor experiences. Whether hiking, hunting, trail running, mountain biking, golfing, diving or using satellite communication, Garmin devices are essential tools for outdoor enthusiasts of all levels. 

For the past 30 years, Garmin has pioneered new GPS navigation and wireless devices and applications that are designed for people who live an active lifestyle. Garmin serves five primary markets including automotive, aviation, fitness, marine, and outdoor recreation.

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