Garmin India has launched two new smartwatches in India named Venu 2 and Venu 2S GPS. The company claims that the new Venu series comes with an improved interface design including a host of health tracking features. Smartwatches have been launched for people who want to track their health and wellness through digital features. To this end, the new Garmin smartwatches come equipped with a built-in Health Snapshot feature that allows users to log 2 minute sessions to record key health statistics. These data include heart rate, heart rate variability, pulse oximeter, respiration, and stress. The statistics can then be monitored using a report generated through the Garmin Connect app. Apart from the health tracking features, the new Venu series smartwatch by Garmin also helps with training sessions. Quickly see what’s special in Garmin’s new smartwatch…
Garmin Venu 2 and Venu 2S: Basic Features
With a 2.45mm AMOLED display and 22mm wristband, the Venu 2 is the bigger model of the two. The Venu 2S, on the other hand, comes with a 40mm AMOLED display and 18mm wristband. Both watches have a silicone band. As a result, the Venu 2 is slightly heavier than the Venu 2S, which weighs 49.0 grams, while the latter weighs a total of 38.2 grams. Both the smartwatches are waterproof and can be used while swimming. Garmin smartwatches come with BLE and Wi-Fi connectivity support and come pre-packaged with over 25 sports-oriented apps for high-intensity workouts, animated cardio programs, and more. In terms of health monitoring, both watches can help track respiration, hydration, stress, oxygen saturation, pregnancy and menstruation, sleep, and other additional health monitoring metrics. In addition, there are safety and tracking features that detect incidents while walking, running or riding outdoors. A manual trigger can also send alerts, including real time location, to emergency contacts. For the Venu 2, Garmin says the watch can deliver up to 11 days of battery life in smartwatch mode and up to 8 hours in GPS mode. The same metrics is up to 10 days and 7 hours for the Venu 2S.
Garmin Venu 2 and Venu 2S: Price and Availability in India
Both Venu 2 and Venu 2S will be available in two new color options. Venu 2 will be available in Granite Blue Case with Silver Bezel and Black Case with Slate Bezel while Venu 2S will be available in Graphite Case with Slate Bezel and White Case with Rose Gold Bezel. The price of Venu 2 smartwatch has been kept at Rs 41,990, while the price of Venu 2S has been kept at Rs 37,990. Both the options will be available for sale through online channels, including Amazon, Flipkart, Tata CLiQ, Nykaa and synergizer.co.in as well as offline retail partners.
note- The Venu 2S will be available exclusively on Amazon till Prime Day.
[Attribution to NBT]