Garmin Instinct — a rugged GPS smartwatch, designed for an active life
The ultra-durable Garmin Instinct GPS smartwatch is designed to support your active life.
Each watch in the versatile collection is equipped with premium-level heat, shock and water resistance. Garmin Instinct's rugged design is ideal for the outdoor enthusiast, but looks good in a more urban environment too. The list of features is long, with a good range of training functions, digital tools för wellbeing tracking and smart features to make your everyday life easier. Check out our extensive range of Garmin Instinct models and colours to find the best smartwatch for you.
Garmin Instinct — available models:
- Garmin Instinct (standard edition) – a rugged high-quality outdoor smartwatch
- Garmin Instinct Solar – extra features and solar charging
- Garmin Instinct Surf Edition – the ultimate sports watch for surfers
- Garmin Instinct Tactical – an ultra-reliable smartwatch with tactical extra features
Garmin Instinct is an excellent choice for anyone looking for a more affordable alternative to the brand's premium Fenix range. Offering comprehensive functionality, a durable design and excellent battery life, the watch is at the top of its price range.
NEW Garmin Instinct 2 - lighter design and new features
Launched in February 2022, Garmin Instinct 2 is the newest member of the popular Instinct range offering us brand new features and a lighter design. Experience an even more comprehensive selection of wellness and training features and a stunning refreshed design. The second-generation Garmin Instinct 2 is compatible with Garmin Connect IQ and models with solar charging now also offer the convenience of Garmin Pay. The addition of the smaller Garmin Instinct 2S (40mm) and a fresh range of colours gives you even more choice to choose what's right for you.
In addition to the basic version the second generation of Garmin Instinct also offers a range of special editions including Garmin Instinct 2 Solar with solar charging, Garmin Instinct Surf Edition and the ultra-durable Garmin Instinct 2 Solar Tactical Edition which has been updated with additional tactical features.
Garmin Instinct 2 — new features (included in all models):
- Versatile sports features: An even wider selection of sports apps
- Recovery tracking: Find your sweet spot in terms of rest and activity
- Fitness age: Compare your fitness level with other Garmin users in your age category and get tips for how to improve
- Effective Minutes: Track the most efficient minutes of your workouts
- VO2 Max: A simple way to predict your performance
- Advanced sleep monitoring: Track the quality and duration of your sleep and sleep stages
- Breath monitoring: Keep an eye on your breathing frequency 24/7
- Women’s health: Practical tools that allow you to log the stages of your menstrual cycle or pregnancy
- Mountainbike dynamics: Richer data on your mountain bike riding sessions
- Connect IQ: Download your favourite apps and refresh your watch with watch themes
Please note that the Garmin Instinct 2 Solar, Garmin Instinct 2 Surf Edition, Garmin Instinct 2 Solar Surf Edition and Garmin Instinct 2 Tactical Solar Edition watches offer additional model-specific new features!
Garmin Instinct Solar — charge your watch with the power of the sun
Solar charging gives you almost infinite battery life on Garmin Instinct Solar models! This handy feature is the perfect addition if you're looking for a smartwatch that you can rely on even on longer trips. The sun-charged battery extends the charging intervals of your watch, bringing more flexibility to your everyday life. Please note that actual battery life is dependent on the amount and intensity of the sunlight that your watch is exposed to. In addition to the basic model, the collection also includes Garmin Instinct 2 Solar Surf Edition for surfers and Garmin Instinct 2 Solar Tactical Edition which is the ultimate smartwatch for your outdoor adventures.
The affordable rugged Garmin smartwatch
Garmin Instinct is a rugged GPS smartwatch that offers excellent value for money. Discover a high-quality selection of versatile features wrapped up in a rugged design and all this at an excellent price. Find new energy for your workouts or navigate your way in style. Even when you find yourself in the middle of the wilderness. This smartwatch is designed to support you no matter the conditions. We like to describe it as the affordable durable smartwatch that meets military standards, but without compromising on style and comfortable functionality.
Navigation tools: Equipped with GPS, GLONASS as well as Galileo positioning, the watch provides you with accurate positioning allowing you to explore off the beaten track with confidence. Find your way with the support of the watch’s integrated triaxial compass or use barometric altimeter data when exploring new heights. The innovative TrackBack feature makes it easy to find your way back to your starting point, even if you got a bit carried away on your hike.
The ultimate workout partner: Garmin Instinct is equipped with a built-in heart rate monitor making it easy to track your heart rate at any point during the day. This advanced feature gives you useful information about your training performance, your daily activity levels and your recovery. The tool for continuous stress level monitoring helps you keep your life in balance even when your schedule is at its busiest. Explore the wide assortment of pre-loaded sport profiles making it easy to start a training session at any time. The watch is compatible with the Garmin Connect app, allowing you to share your workouts with others if you like.
Built to last: Garmin Instinct is a smartwatch that is at its best in challenging conditions. It meets the demanding US Army requirements for heat, water and shock resistance fulfilling 810G standards. Its fibre-reinforced polymer body and chemically reinforced, scratch-resistant display won't let you down, even in harsher conditions. The strap is made of high-quality silicone and the QuickFit fastening makes it easy to change. This lightweight GPS smartwatch sits comfortably on your wrist from morning to night!