Is The Garmin Vivoactive 3 Worth It?

What does the Garmin Vivoactive 3 do?

From playing to paying, vívoactive 3 is the smartwatch for your active life.

Make contactless payments with ease, right from your watch, and with more than 15 preloaded sports apps — you can choose how you like to get fit.

Built-in GPS lets you record the distance, pace, location and more for your outdoor activities..

Which is better fitbit versa or Garmin Vivoactive 3?

Vivoactive 3 has a round face, always-on display and a slightly better battery life. Versa is square and has a more high-res screen.

Is the Garmin Vivoactive 3 waterproof?

The Vivoactive 3 also has 5ATM water resistance, like the latest Apple Watch, which means you can take it swimming to depths of around 50m. The Fenix 5 has even better 10ATM resistance, but unless you’re planning to go snorkeling regularly, the Vivoactive’s waterproofing will be fine for most situations.

Can Garmin Vivoactive 3 answer calls?

The Vivoactive 3 isn’t like the Apple Watch Series 3—you can’t speak through the watch and take a phone call on the device, but you can accept an incoming call from the display and immediately begin talking through your smartphone.

Is Garmin or fitbit more accurate?

If you’re into pool sessions, Garmin tends to be more reliable accuracy-wise for longer sessions, more metrics, swimming-focused features. No Fitbits offer open water swim tracking either if that’s something you’re after.

Is the Garmin Vivoactive 3 Any Good?

Bottom Line. Garmin’s Vivoactive 3 is an extremely fitness-focused smartwatch, much more so than the Fitbit Ionic or Apple Watch Series 3. That makes this device perfect for extremely fitness-focused people. The watch also looks better on the wrist than the Fitbit Ionic does.