The Epix is equipped with top navigation functions such as GPS and Glonass reception via the innovative EXO antenna, barometer, self-calibrating altimeter and electronic 3-axis compass, but also color-enabled maps that show not only where you've been, but also what lies ahead. The epix is also a smartwatch: supports LiveTrack, smartphone notifications and Connect IQ Apps for further adjustments.
The maps are not pre-installed yet, these are optional and must first be downloaded - against payment.
Never get lost again
Thanks to a fast GPS + Glonass reception it is possible to see your tracking with all activities. The extensive track recording options also offers navigation help. The Trackback option saves your traveled route and you can always navigate to your starting point. With a storage of up to 10,000 track points and 1000 locations you can always find your route when you are hiking, cycling, running, mountaineering, skiing or swimming. Indeed swimming, the watch is water resistant up to 5 bar.
Download the Garmin Connect app on your smartphone and receive emails, messages and calendar notifications on your watch. So, let your phone sit in your pocket from now on.
Check your work-out
Are you wondering how many calories you burn during your run? The Epix gives you real-time data such as time, distance, speed, heart rate (if you have a heart rate monitor, not included) and even your walking dynamics.
More than a watch
Finally, the Epix also has useful functions such as a timer, vibration alarm, a stopwatch and a world clock with automatic time zone calibration and the possibility to display different time zones.