Fenix 5 Specifications

PHYSICAL & PERFORMANCE

PHYSICAL DIMENSIONS 1.9” x 1.9” x 0.6” (47.0 x 47.0 x 15.5 mm)
DISPLAY SIZE, WXH 1.2” (30.5 mm) diameter
DISPLAY RESOLUTION, WXH 240 x 240 pixels; sunlight-visible, always-on, low power, colorful display
COLOR DISPLAY Yes 
NEGATIVE MODE DISPLAY Yes 
WEIGHT

With silicone band: 3.0 oz (85.0 g); Sapphire version: 3.1 oz (87.0 g)

BATTERY Rechargeable lithium-ion
BATTERY LIFE Up to 14 days in smartwatch mode (depending on settings);
up to 21 hours in GPS mode;
and up to 44 hours(WHR on) in UltraTrac battery saver mode
WATER RATING 10 ATM
GPS-ENABLED Yes
GLONASS Yes 
HIGH-SENSITIVITY RECEIVER Yes 
BAROMETRIC ALTIMETER Yes 
ELECTRONIC COMPASS Yes 
SMART NOTIFICATIONS (DISPLAYS EMAIL, TEXT AND OTHER ALERTS WHEN PAIRED WITH YOUR COMPATIBLE PHONE) Yes 
VIBRATION ALERT Yes
MUSIC CONTROL Yes 
FIND MY PHONE Yes 
VIRB® CONTROL Yes 
WATCH FUNCTIONS Time of day (12/24h), calendar (day/date), daily alarm, stop watch, timer, sunrise/sunset alerts

 

MAPS & MEMORY

BUILT-IN MEMORY 64 MB; available 37 MB
CUSTOM POIS (ABILITY TO ADD ADDITIONAL POINTS OF INTEREST) Yes
WAYPOINTS/FAVORITES/LOCATIONS 1,000
ROUTES 30
TRACK LOG 200 hours

 

RUNNING FEATURES

VIRTUAL PACER™ (COMPARES CURRENT PACE TO TARGET) Yes 
V02 MAX ESTIMATE Yes 
RECOVERY ADVISOR Yes 
RACE PREDICTOR Yes 
RUNNING DYNAMICS Yes 
ACCELEROMETER (CALCULATES DISTANCE FOR INDOOR WORKOUTS, WITHOUT NEED FOR A FOOT POD) Yes 
PERSONAL RECORDS Yes 

 

CYCLING FEATURES

COMPATIBLE WITH VECTOR™ Yes 
MULTIPLE BIKE PROFILES Yes 
BIKE SPEED/CADENCE SENSOR Yes (optional)

 

PERFORMANCE FEATURES

HEART RATE MONITOR Yes (wrist-based)
VIRTUAL PARTNER® (TRAIN AGAINST A DIGITAL PERSON) Yes 
VIRTUAL RACER™/RACE AN ACTIVITY (COMPETE AGAINST OTHER ACTIVITIES) Yes  
COURSES Yes  
AUTO PAUSE® (PAUSES AND RESUMES TIMER BASED ON SPEED) Yes  
AUTO LAP® (AUTOMATICALLY STARTS A NEW LAP) Yes  
AUTO SCROLL (CYCLES THROUGH DATA PAGES DURING WORKOUT) Yes  
MULTI-SPORT (CHANGES SPORT MODE WITH A PRESS OF A BUTTON AND/OR WITH ACTIVITY STILL IN PROGRESS) Yes  
AUTO MULTISPORT (SWITCH SPORT MODES WITH 1 BUTTON PRESS) Yes  
ADVANCED WORKOUTS (CREATE CUSTOM WORKOUTS) Yes  
PACE ALERT (TRIGGERS ALARM IF YOU VARY FROM PRESET PACE) Yes  
TIME/DISTANCE ALERT (TRIGGERS ALARM WHEN YOU REACH GOAL) Yes  
INTERVAL TRAINING (SET UP EXERCISE AND REST INTERVALS) Yes  
HEART RATE-BASED CALORIE COMPUTATION Yes  
CALCULATES CALORIES BURNED Yes  
TRAINING EFFECT (MEASURES IMPACT OF AN ACTIVITY ON YOUR AEROBIC FITNESS) Yes  
CUSTOMIZABLE SCREEN(S) Yes  
POWER METER COMPATIBLE (DISPLAYS POWER DATA FROM COMPATIBLE 3RD PARTY ANT+™-ENABLED POWER METERS) Yes  

 

SWIMMING FEATURES

POOL SWIM METRICS (LENGTHS, DISTANCE, PACE, STROKE COUNT/RATE, CALORIES) Yes
STROKE TYPE IDENTIFICATION (E.G. FREESTYLE) Yes 
OPEN WATER SWIM METRICS (DISTANCE, PACE, STROKE COUNT/RATE, CALORIES) Yes 
SWIM WORKOUTS Yes 

 

GOLFING FEATURES

MEASURES SHOT DISTANCE (CALCULATES EXACT YARDAGE FOR SHOTS FROM ANYWHERE ON COURSE) Yes 
YARDAGE TO F/M/B (DISTANCE TO FRONT, MIDDLE AND BACK OF GREEN) Yes 
YARDAGE TO LAYUPS/DOGLEGS Yes 
DIGITAL SCORECARD Yes 

 

OUTDOOR FEATURES

HUNT/FISH CALENDAR Yes 
SUN AND MOON INFORMATION Yes 
AREA CALCULATION Yes 

 

ACTIVITY TRACKING FEATURES

STEP COUNTER Yes 
AUTO GOAL (LEARNS YOUR ACTIVITY LEVEL AND ASSIGNS A DAILY STEP GOAL) Yes 
MOVE BAR (DISPLAYS ON DEVICE AFTER A PERIOD OF INACTIVITY; WALK FOR A COUPLE OF MINUTES TO RESET IT) Yes 
SLEEP MONITORING (MONITORS TOTAL SLEEP AND PERIODS OF MOVEMENT OR RESTFUL SLEEP) Yes 

 

GARMIN CONNECT™

GARMIN CONNECT™ COMPATIBLE (ONLINE COMMUNITY WHERE YOU ANALYZE, CATEGORIZE AND SHARE DATA) Yes 
AUTOMATIC SYNC (AUTOMATICALLY TRANSFERS DATA TO GARMIN CONNECT) Yes 

 

ADDITIONAL

ADDITIONAL
  • Connect IQ™ app support: Yes (watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
  • EXO™ antenna (GPS/GLONASS): Yes
  • ANT+®: Yes (all versions)
  • Bluetooth®: Low Energy (all versions)
  • Training Effect (measures impact of an activity on your aerobic & anaerobic fitness): Yes
  • Training Load: Yes
  • Training Status: Yes
  • Lactate Threshold: Yes
  • Weather Alerts: Yes
  • UltraTrac: Yes
  • tempe™ sensor support: Yes
  • TracBack: Yes
  • Ski features: Yes
  • Physiological measurements: Yes
  • SUP/Rowing: Yes
  • Foot pod: yes (optional)