With the addition of built-in wrist-based heart rate, Garmin Elevate™ wrist heart rate 1 technology gives users 24/7 heart rate monitoring, without needing a chest strap. Users can monitor their activities with training status, training load, recovery time, V02 max and more.In addition to the multisport features, the tactix Charlie includes a variety of connected features. When paired with a compatible smartphone 2, users can get call, text, email, calendar alerts, and more smart notifications right on their wrist. It is also compatible with Connect IQ™ store, so users can personalize their watch with apps, widgets, data fields and watch faces. Water rated to 100 meters 3, the tactix Charlie can get up to 12 days of battery life in smartwatch mode and 20 hours in GPS mode. Users can also take advantage of the UltraTrac™ power saver mode to extend battery life even more. tactix Charlie will be available in Q2 2018 with a suggested retail price of $749.99. To learn more, visit www.garmin.com/tactixcharlie. The tactix Charlie is the latest solution from Garmin's expanding outdoor segment, which focuses on developing technologies and innovations to enhance users' outdoor experiences. Whether hiking, hunting, trail running, mountain biking, golfing, diving or using satellite communication, Garmin outdoor devices are becoming essential tools for outdoor enthusiasts of all levels. For more information about Garmin's other outdoor products and services, go to http://www.garmin.com/outdoors, www.garmin.blogs.com and http://twitter.com/garmin. For decades, Garmin has pioneered new GPS navigation and wireless devices and applications that are designed for people who live an active lifestyle. Garmin serves five primary business units, including automotive, aviation, fitness, marine, and outdoor recreation. For more information, visit Garmin's virtual pressroom at garmin.com/newsroom, contact the Media Relations department at 913-397-8200, or follow us at facebook.com/garmin, twitter.com/garmin, or youtube.com/garmin. 1 See Garmin.com/ataccuracy for more details. 2 When paired with compatible smartphone. See Garmin.com/ble for more details. 3 See Garmin.com/waterrating for more details. About Garmin Garmin International Inc. is a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN). Garmin Ltd. is incorporated in Switzerland, and its principal subsidiaries are located in the United States, Taiwan and the United Kingdom. Garmin and tactix Charlie are registered trademarks, and Garmin Elevate, QuickFit, UltraTrac and Garmin Connect are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.
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