Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch
Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch summary
- Review Title: Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch
- Available Models: Garmin Descent G1 Solar dive computer watch, Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch,Garmin Descent Mk2S dive computer smartwatch, Garmin Descent Mk2i dive computer smartwatch, Garmin Descent Mk2 dive computer smartwatch
- Review Category: #Garmin #Smartwatch
- Price Range: 3 (where 1 is very cheap and 5 is very expensive based on a comparison of products in the same category)
- Price: RM2,899
Garmin Descent G1 smartwatch product highlights
Garmin Descent G1 smartwatch product highlights:
- This compact dive computer is designed to accompany you in both the land and sea, offering support for multiple dive modes, ranging from technical to free dives.
- It is equipped with GPS to assist you in marking surface entry and exit points.
- With Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch, you can store up to 200 dives and conveniently upload, share, and review them using the Garmin Dive app.
- Furthermore, it allows you to measure your performance and track your stats above water.
- With over 30 built-in sports apps and advanced training features, you can also track your various activities.
- To enhance your exploration, it provides extended battery life of up to 25 hours in dive mode, up to 21 days in smartwatch mode, and up to 26 hours in GPS mode.
- ENGINEERED FOR ENDURANCE: This tough Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch is made to withstand tough conditions and can be used underwater up to 100 meters. It has a strong lens made of sapphire and meets the MIL-STD-810 standard for durability.
- DESIGNED TO BE DARING: The Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch is designed to be bold, with a display that has high contrast and a design that is specially made to impress and amaze you.
Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch features
Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch features:
- DIVE MODES: Choose from various dive modes for different types of dives from Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch, including single and multiple gas dives (nitrox and trimix), gauge, apnea, apnea hunt, and closed-circuit rebreather.
- SURFACE MULTI-GNSS: Using Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch to utilize advanced satellite connectivity to track your entry and exit points for accurate location information.
- DIVE LOG: Store and review data for up to 200 dives, and easily share them using the Garmin Dive app.
- CUSTOMIZABLE DIVE MODES: Personalize your dive experience by adding extra screens for each dive mode with Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch, displaying the specific information you want to see.
- COMPATIBLE WITH INREACH: Connect with inReach satellite communicators and the inReach dive case (sold separately) for enhanced communication during your dives.
- DIVE COMPASS: Navigate underwater effortlessly with the built-in 3-axis compass.
- TIDE DATA: Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch to stay updated on ocean conditions, such as tide information, to make the most of your diving experience. Simply pair the Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch with your compatible smartphone.
- SURFLINE®: When paired with the Garmin Connect app on your compatible smartphone, access surf conditions, including tide, wave height, wind, and surf rating, for the five closest surf spots.
Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch more features
Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch more features:
- SPORTS APPS: Choose from a variety of preloaded activity profiles for different sports, such as trail running, swimming, running, biking, hiking, rowing, skiing, golfing, and more.
- FITNESS AGE: On your Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch, estimate if your body is younger or older than your chronological age using your weekly vigorous activity, resting heart rate, and receive tips to lower your fitness age.
- RECOVERY TIME: Find out when you’ll be ready for your next intense workout with the recovery time feature, which considers training intensity, stress levels, daily activity, and sleep.
- TRAINING STATUS: Stay informed about your training progress with this metric that evaluates your recent exercise history and performance indicators, letting you know if you’re training productively, peaking, or overreaching.
- DAILY SUGGESTED WORKOUTS: Receive personalized training guidance based on your current training load and status, providing daily run suggestions tailored to your fitness level from Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch.
- ALL-DAY RESPIRATION: Keep track of your breathing patterns throughout the day, including during sleep and breathwork sessions.
Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch advantages
Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch advantages:
- SLEEP SCORE AND ADVANCED SLEEP MONITORING: Get detailed information about your light, deep, and REM sleep stages, along with a sleep score and insights, all conveniently displayed on a dedicated widget.
- INTENSITY MINUTES: Understand when you’ve accumulated daily intensity minutes during different activities, with improvements based on guidance from the CDC and WHO.
- BODY BATTERY™ ENERGY MONITORING: Keep track of your body’s energy levels to identify the optimal times for physical activity and rest.
- HYDRATION TRACKING: Log your daily fluid intake to remind yourself to stay hydrated. The Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch also estimates sweat loss after an activity and adjusts your hydration goal accordingly.
- WOMEN’S HEALTH TRACKING: Use the Garmin Connect app to track your menstrual cycle or pregnancy, log symptoms, access exercise and nutrition education, and more.
- WRIST-BASED HEART RATE: Continuously monitor your heart rate, receive alerts if it’s too high or too low while at rest, and gauge your effort level during activities, including swimming.
- SUPERIOR BUILD QUALITY: Enjoy a durable dive computer with a sapphire lens, comfortable silicone bands, and an easy-to-read monochrome display, designed in a watch-style from your Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch.
- SMART NOTIFICATIONS: Receive emails, texts, and alerts directly on your wrist when paired with a compatible device.
- BATTERY LIFE: With Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch, experience extended battery life with up to 25 hours in dive mode, up to 21 days in smartwatch mode, and up to 26 hours in GPS mode.
- SAFETY AND TRACKING FEATURES: Stay safe during outdoor activities with built-in incident detection5, allowing your live location to be sent to your contacts manually or automatically when your Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch is paired with your phone.
- CONNECT IQ STORE: Customize your Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watches with downloadable watch faces, additional data fields, apps, and widgets available in the Connect IQ Store.
Our final opinion about Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch
The Garmin Descent G1 is an excellent dive watch with numerous features designed to make underwater exploration more enjoyable, convenient, and safe. It has several smart features such as multiple dive modes, an integrated dive planning tool, and a built-in depth sensor, making it a perfect companion for both amateur and professional divers. The watch is durable and submersible up to 100 meters. The display is bright and easy to read, and the casing isn’t too bulky
Despite being priced on the higher end, the Garmin Descent G1 is definitely worth the extra money if you are looking for a reliable and feature-rich dive watch.
FAQ - Frequently asked question about Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch?
Yes, the Garmin Descent G1 is a good choice if you need a reliable dive computer. It has many features specifically designed for diving, including multiple gas mixes, digital compass, and dive planner. It also offers a long battery life and a bright, easy-to-read display.
The Garmin Descent G1 will be ideal for experienced divers, underwater photographers, and professionals in the fields of marine science and law enforcement. It is designed for divers who want advanced tracking features and superior navigation capabilities.
Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch technical specifications
Garmin Descent G1 dive computer watch technical specifications:
|LENS MATERIAL||sapphire crystal|
|BEZEL MATERIAL||fiber-reinforced polymer|
|CASE MATERIAL||fiber-reinforced polymer|
|QUICKFIT WATCH BAND COMPATIBLE||yes (22 mm)|
|DISPLAY SIZE||custom, two-window design: 0.9” x 0.9” (23 x 23 mm)|
|DISPLAY RESOLUTION||176 x 176 pixels|
|DISPLAY TYPE||monochrome, sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)|
|WATER RATING||Dive (100 meters)|
|DIVE ACTIVITY MAXIMUM OPERATING DEPTH||100 meters|
|APNEA HUNT MODE||Yes|
|DECOMPRESSION MODEL||Bühlmann ZHL-16c with gradient factors|
|CLOSED CIRCUIT REBREATHER (CCR)||Yes|
|GAS MIXES||Air, Nitrox and Trimix up to 100% O2; 1 bottom gas and up to 11 deco and/or backup gasses.|
|PO2||Up to 2.0 with customizable deco PO2 setting|
|AUTO START/END DIVE||Yes|
|CUSTOM END-DIVE TIMEOUT||20s to 10 m)|
|SAFETY STOP||customizable off/3min/5min)|
|DEEP STOPS||using custom gradient factors)|
|CUSTOMIZABLE CONSERVATISM||low/medium/high or custom using gradient factors)|
|DIVE ASCENT/DESCENT RATE INDICATOR||Yes|
|AUTOMATIC ALTITUDE ADJUSTMENT||Yes|
|NO FLY TIME||Yes|
|DIVE PLANNER||basic NDL + multi-gas deco planner)|
|BACKLIGHT||configurable time and intensity; auto-on at depth)|
|AUTOMATICALLY SAVES DIVE ENTRY AND EXIT LOCATIONS||Yes|
|CUSTOM DIVE DATA SCREENS||Yes|
|SYNC DIVE LOG TO GARMIN DIVE MOBILE APP||Yes|
|ALERTS & ALARMS||Audible and vibration alarms for ascent rate, PO2, CNS/OTU, NDL, deco, gas switching. Customizable (up to 40) audible and/or vibration per dive mode, based on depth or time|
|3-AXIS DIVE COMPASS||Yes with adjustable heading, quick change to 90R, 90L and reciprocal). Indicates degrees and direction back to set heading|
|MISSED DECO LOCKOUT||Yes can be disabled prior to dive with user acknowledgement)|
|RESIDUAL TISSUE LOADING RESET||Yes on the surface with user acknowledgement)|
|SURFACE DIVER STATUS WIDGET||Yes surface interval, N2/HE loading, CNS, OTU and tissue compartment status)|