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fenix 6X Pro Thoughts: The Best Watch I was Happy to Send Back

The fenix 6X Pro Solar is – if you don’t count their luxury “Marq” line – Garmin’s top of the line. Garmin Germany gave me a chance to…

Daily Tracking Comparison Data: Garmin Forerunner 945 vs. Polar Vantage V

One more for general activity and sleep comparisons, this time with Garmin vs. Polar, Forerunner 945 vs. Vantage V…

Garmin Forerunner 945 vs. Suunto 5: Daily Tracking Comparison Data

Want to see how the Garmin Forerunner 945 and the Suunto 5 compare in everyday data tracking (steps, calories, sleep) plus battery runtime? Here you go:

Sports Watch Performance: Winter Hiking in the Mountains

My “I’ve got to get out”-overnighter in the mountains led me into wintry mountains – and to GPS tracks from Coros Apex, Suunto 9 Baro, Polar Vantage V,…

(GPS) Performance Testing: Florence

The small streets of Florence, run with a Coros Apex, Polar Vantage V, Suunto 9 Baro, and Garmin Instinct – it really puts GPS to the test.

Garmin Instinct vs. Suunto 9: On the Sarstein, To Hallstatt

Mid-December, I wanted to see if I could get over the Sarstein to Hallstatt – and use that as a test for the Garmin Instinct and Suunto 9.

GPS and Altitude: Polar Vantage V vs. Suunto 9 Baro vs. Garmin Instinct

Not to make Polar and Suunto the only theme here, leave Garmin out – or as perfect – let’s have a look at some comparison data from Polar…

Heart Rate Comparisons: Garmin fenix5X oHR, Suunto Movesense, Suunto Spartan WHR

Time for some more comparison data and discussion. This time, heart rate measurements via the old-fashioned chest strap versus the newfangled optical heart rate. Garmin with the fenix…

Garmin fenix 5X vs Suunto: GPS Track Comparison

Always a question – if not the question – with the sports/outdoor watches: So, which is better? The answer may actually not be as clear as many would…

The Garmin fenix5X: Maps and Navigation

Not a how-to, but I did want to have a look at what the Garmin fenix 5X with its topographic maps offers. Luckily, Garmin at least offers the…