Garmin

Bring you Garmin reviews and news for products like GPS bike computers and watches
Garmin is a global leader in GPS navigation tools for the auto, aviation, marine, outdoor and sports markets. Garmin was founded in 1989 by Gary Burrell and Min Kao (Gar + Min = Garmin). Today, Garmin’s main production facility is in Taiwan, and its global headquarters is in Olathe, Kansas, in the United States.
Garmin’s experience with GPS in other, larger sectors has proven valuable for making cycling products. In 2006, Garmin bought Dynastream, a Canadian technology company that invented the ANT+ wireless protocol that is used today in many cycling products like power meters and cadence monitors – which feed data into Garmin cycling computers.
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Garmin Forerunner 245 music leaked

Garmin Forerunner 245 music first pictures leaked

After weeks of speculation and rumours, it looks like the Garmin Forerunner 245 music release is around the corner. This is following the leak of the FR 245 Music photos that appeared on the...

Garmin revenue up thanks to Fenix 5 series

Garmin revenue up due to Fenix 5 sales Despite a slump in fitness tracker sales, Garmin International Inc. bolstered revenue with its bet on high-end smartwatches. The Olathe-based consumer electronics company (Nasdaq: GRMN) reported second-quarter revenue of $817...
Garmin edge 1030 messaging safety

Garmin Edge 1030 rider to rider messenging safety

Garmin Edge 1030 safety concerns with rider to rider messaging The Garmin Edge 1030 has been released and following a number of reviews and hands-on videos, the new rider to ride to messaging feature has...
Garmin Advance sleep tracking

Garmin advanced sleep tracking – what is it?

Garmin advance sleep monitoring is coming soon Garmin wearables have sleep tracking built into most of the range, but others like Fitbit, for instance, offer more insight into sleep tracking which they call Sleep insights...
Garmin Vector 3 pedals

Garmin Vector 3 released with no pods

Garmin Vector 3 released with pricing Garmin has released the Vector 3 along side the Garmin Edge 1030 GPS cycling computer. The Garmin Vector 3 upgrades on the Vector 2 and don't include a pod...
Garmin Run series

Garmin announced as the technology partner for the great run series

Global technology brand Garmin is gearing up for their second-year collaboration with the UK’s biggest mass participation running event series, Great Run. The three-year partnership covers all Great Run events across the country for both...
Garmin Fenix 5 with musicvideo

Why Garmin didn’t release the Fenix 6 at CES 2018

Since about the middle of 2017, the rumour mills and people have been asking about the Fenix 6 release or a Fenix 5 update. In an article recently I speculated about the launch of...
Garmin Fenix 5 vs fenix 3

Garmin Fenix 5 vs Fenix 3 – key features

Garmin Fenix 5 Back in January 2017 Garmin announced the Garmin Fenix 5 series smartwatches, one of the smartwatches is the Fenix 5, the smartwatch is loaded with fitness  and sport tracking features. Garmin also added the quickfit...
Garmin Instinct

Garmin Instinct GPS watch released

Garmin Instinct released Garmin has announced the Garmin Instinct GPS watch which is billed as an outdoor watch with a rugged build, but is it lacking some of the key features to warrant the price...
Garmin Fenix 3 navigation feature

Testing the Garmin Fenix 3 HR around Derwent Dam

Testing the Garmin Fenix 3 HR around Derwent Dam We came for a walk around Derwent dam and I decided to give the Garmin Fenix 3 HR a test run using the navigation feature. Setting up...

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