Garmin Fenix 5x Plus

Measure your oxygen saturation with the Garmin Fenix 5x Plus with PulseOX

Now details have started to be leaked on the new Garmin Fenix 5 Plus line up, the latest leak is that the Garmin Fenix 5x Plus will feature oxygen saturation calculation or PulseOX

When we first heard about the new Garmin Fenix 5 Plus line up and the inclusion of Topo mapping to all the devices, I did question if the Fenix 5x Plus would be released and it would appear that the PulseOX will be the killer Fenix 5x Plus feature.

What is PulseOX – Oxygen saturation calculation

Pulse oximetry is a noninvasive method for monitoring a person’s oxygen saturation(SO2). Though its reading of SpO2 (peripheral oxygen saturation) is not always identical to the more desirable reading of SaO2 (arterial oxygen saturation) from arterial blood gasanalysis, the two are correlated well enough that the safe, convenient, noninvasive, inexpensive pulse oximetry method is valuable for measuring oxygen saturation in clinicaluse.

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Garmin Fenix 5x vs Garmin Fenix 5x PlusGarmin Fenix 5x Plus PulseOX

One thing for certain the price will drop of the previous model of the Fenix 5x when the Fenix 5x Plus is released latest this year.

However the biggest question is which one is best for you, well in short the Fenix 5x Plus will feature Pulse OX, Galileo tracking, onboard music, Garmin Pay and Trendline routing. So, the simple answer is yes and I will be getting one as soon as I can

If you want to know more details about the Garmin Fenix 5x, specs and pictures then checked out this article

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I am Jon R and the editor of Active JR that covers wearables, fitness tech and smart home. I have a huge passion for technology having worked in the sector for over 18 years and I like combining this with fitness. My reviews will talk about how the product works in reality and not just what the marketing departments want you to think.You can contact Jon on Twitter @ActiveJR1

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I really can’t see how this will work or what value this will bring