Talking about the Garmin watch, Dan Bartel, Garmin Vice President of Global Consumer Sales, said, “Whether you are looking to buy your first dive computer or just want to support your active live style, our Descent G1 Series will be available for all types of customers. A great option for The Descent G1 Solar builds on Garmin’s innovative dive technology line-up with solar charging. This gives customers more time to enjoy their topside activities.
Garmin Descent G1: Price and Availability
The Garmin Descent G1 has been launched in the US for $549.99 (approximately Rs 41,630). The Garmin Descent G1 is offered in four color variants, which include Black, Hurricane Blue, Powder Gray and Slate Grey. Garmin is yet to announce whether it plans to launch the smartwatch in India.
Garmin Descent G1 Smartwatch: Features
The Garmin Descent G1 is made from fiber polymer. Its display resolution is 176×176 pixels. The watch measures 45.5mm and weighs 61 grams. This watch can run up to 100 meters under water. As we mentioned earlier, the Garmin Descent G1 is specifically designed for divers. The watch comes with multiple dive modes for single and multiple gas dives, including gauge, apnea, apnea hunt, and closed-circuit rebreather. The watch can store data for up to 200 dives. This watch comes with GPS.
The Garmin Descent G1 watch offers 25.5 hours of battery life with dive mode. With Solar Mode, this watch offers a life of 21 days / 4 months. If you turn on the battery saver mode, then this smartwatch can last up to 48 days on a single charge. The watch has 32MB of in-built memory.