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fēnix® 5S

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Overview

Get More From Your Workout with Less on Your Wrist

  • Premium smaller-sized (42 mm) multisport GPS watch with Elevate wrist heart rate technology1
  • Steel grip design with stainless steel EXO-Antenna bezel and forged steel back to maintain the best integrity in demanding environments
  • Preloaded activity profiles for all of your sports and adventures
  • Put key stats at your fingertips with the performance widget that shows the effects and progress of your workouts
  • Connected features² include smart notifications, automatic uploads to Garmin Connect online sport community and personalisation through free watch faces and apps from our Connect IQ store
  • Outdoor sensors, including GPS and GLONASS satellite positioning, barometric altimeter, 3-axis compass with gyroscope

fēnix® 5S Sapphire edition adds a scratch resistant sapphire glass, WI-FI support to automatically sync with Garmin Connect and an additional QuickFit band in the box to better match your style.

For serious athletes and adventurers who want to do more, not wear more – fēnix 5S is the perfect fit. It’s our premium multisport watch that offers full-size performance in a lighter, sleeker, more compact design. So you can beat yesterday with advanced features that make a real difference to your training progress such as wrist-based heart rate¹, built-in activity profiles, basic navigation functions, and performance metrics that lets you better control measure the effectiveness and progress of of your training. It’s one smart sportwatch you can comfortably wear anywhere – office or outback – to keep pace with your active lifestyle.

At a Glance

Striking Design, Strong Performance

Because one size does not fit all, the fēnix 5S with 42 mm of watch diameter has been optimised to perfectly fit athletes with narrower wrists while providing all the advanced sport features that fēnix is known for. fēnix 5S features a sleek athletic design and superior quality feel with a stainless steel EXO-Antenna bezel and a forged steel back to guarantee performance in the most demanding of environments (water-rated to 100 meters). The fēnix 5S matches both your aesthetic and athletic ambition.

Outstanding Readability

An always on, high-resolution, full-colour Garmin Chroma Display assures great readability at any time. fēnix 5S makes use of transflective technology that reflects and transmits light at the same time enables the watch face to become even better readable under intense sunlight. To guarantee enhanced durability of this sport watch over time fēnix 5S sapphire editions offers a high quality scratch-resistant sapphire lens.

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Wrist-based Heart Rate1

To provide the ultimate freedom to the ambitious athlete all fēnix 5 models include Elevate™ wrist heart rate technology that lets you monitor your heart rate without wearing a chest strap. With the new fully integrated Elevate sensor on your wrist you can control at any time the intensity of your training and track daily activities with 24/7 heartrate monitoring to gain more accurate information on burned calories during the day.

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Match Your Style with Interchangeable Watchbands

A selection of QuickFit bands in your choice of premium leather, metal or silicone makes it easy to mix and match styles to go with any sport or activity. No tools are required to make the transformation. Just swap, click and go.

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All You Need to Know About Your Training

Your aim to continuously improve your performance drives you through countless hours of training. The fēnix 5S’s new Performance Widget holds all the information you need to easily access in one place, to better track your fitness level and help you to train more efficiently.

  • Training Status: Tells you how effective your training is and provides guidance on whether your workouts are productive and making progress.
  • Training Load: Tells you how hard you train over a period of time no matter which activity.
  • Training Load: Tells you how hard you train over a period of time no matter which activity.
  • Recovery Advisor: The Recovery Timer tells you the recommended recovery time counting down from your last workout.
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More advanced indicators like your Functional Threshold Power (FTP) and Lactate Threshold help you to better judge your actual performance level during cycling or running and the Race Predictor eventually estimates your ideal finish time for a 5k, 10k, half marathon and marathon distance races based on your current VO2max number. Training Effect 2.0 will provide aerobic and anaerobic benefit scores for each training session, so that you understand whether your high-intensity interval training really pays off.

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Step-up Your Running

Now you can go further with your running data. Garmin training features that tap into extended physiological metrics and advanced running dynamics1 can help improve your form and overall performance. These metrics include performance condition that compares your actual condition to your average fitness level, running cadence, and stride length. Make every run a personal challenge, compete against others on Strava Live Segments, get alerts for segment starts and finishes, view leaderboard rankings, and see how your current effort compares to your personal record.

Once paired with a compatible heart rate chest strap such as the HRM-Run, you can access additional fēnix 5S metrics3. Metrics including, Stress Score to measure your actual stress level based on your heart rate variability, vertical oscillation and ratio or ground contact time and balance to make your running more efficient.

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Run Vertical

fēnix 5S comes pre-loaded with features that make all the difference on the trail. The Auto Climb/Run feature makes sure you get the right metrics in the right environment. It will track pace and distance when running on the flat and automatically switch to accumulated ascent and vertical speed once you start climbing. For the Ultra distance runner fēnix 5S provides a special mode that allows you to extend tracking to take it much further and track up to 50 h in the new gyro-reinforced UltraTrac® mode.

A True Multi Sport Talent

For the multi-sport athlete of any type, fēnix 5S is the perfect partner. Use dedicated activity profiles for Swim-Run, Triathlon or create the multisport profile that suits your training routine and race day. Easily change from one activity to the next with just a press of a button to make sure all your training splits are taken into account.

The Watch for All Sorts of Sports

Beyond their running functions, fēnix 5 watches also offer special feature sets to support cycling, swim training, skiing, golfing and paddle sports, including stand-up paddle boarding and rowing. For cycling fēnix 5S supports speed and distance and all cycling dynamics once paired with a power meter, for swimmers, the device tracks your distance, stroke count and more. Ski/Board mode puts speed, distance, vertical drop and an automatic run counter at your fingertips. The feature set for paddle sports includes stroke count, stroke rate and even distance per stroke. Golf mode gives you yardage to the front, back and middle of the green for any single course you’ve downloaded from Garmin Connect – and also adds enhancements such as stat tracking (fairways hit, etc.), Green View, AutoShot detection and auto measure.

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Navigate the Great Outdoors, Your Way

Each fēnix 5S guides you safely on and off the beaten path combining GPS/GLONASS positioning, advanced sensors and well known Garmin navigation features like TracBack. To provide the most accurate information the device auto-calibrates its sensors using GPS. The built-in altimeter provides elevation data to accurately monitor ascent and descent, while the thermometer and barometer can be used to predict weather changes by showing short-term trends in air pressure. The 3-axis electronic compass keeps your bearing, whether you’re moving or not.

So Many Ways to Stay Connected

All fēnix 5 series models can support smart notifications when paired with a compatible device. Receive emails, texts and alerts right on your watch. Another new fēnix 5S feature is GroupTrack5 that allows you to pair your device through Garmin Connect™ so you can keep tabs of your connected buddies, and they can keep tabs on you when you get separated during an activity. Other connected features include automatic uploads to our Garmin Connect, live tracking and social media sharing through our free Garmin Connect™ Mobile applications. All fēnix 5 Sapphire models are Wi-Fi®-enabled so your watch can connect to your wireless network and automatically send activity uploads for sharing on Garmin Connect.

Custom Apps and Watch Faces

You can customise your fēnix 5S watch with free downloads from our Connect IQ store. Change your watch face, add data fields or get apps and widgets for information at a glance.

Garmin is continually working with top companies and developers to build partnerships that add even more value to your fēnix multisport watch. Names such as Uber, Strava, AccuWeather and many others offer apps and enhancements that let you tailor your fēnix 5S to fit your lifestyle in more ways than ever.

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Wear Your Personality on Your Sleeve

You can also download the free Garmin Face It™ watch face app to customise your fēnix 5S with any photo from your smartphone. Just download the app, choose an image from your photo library, adjust the style for time and set it as your watch’s face. Whether it’s a scenic view from your last hike or a picture of your new puppy, with Garmin you can add personality to your watch that’s uniquely you.

1Activity tracking accuracy
2When paired with a compatible smartphone
3When paired with a heart monitor. Included with some models, sold separately on others.
4Activity tracking accuracy
5When paired with a compatible smartphone – GroupTrack can track up to 50 people.

Wi-Fi® is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance. App Store is a trademark of Apple Inc. Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc.

Spec

General

Lens Material Glass or sapphire crystal
Bezel Material Stainless steel
Case material Fiber-reinforced polymer
QuickFit™ watch bands Yes (20 mm)
Strap material Silicone, suede or steel
Physical dimensions 42.0 x 42.0 x 14.5 mm
Weight With silicone band: 2.4 oz (67.0 g)
Water rating 10 ATM
Display type Sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
Display size, WxH 1.1” (27.94 mm) diameter
Display resolution, WxH 218 x 218 pixels; sunlight-visible, always-on, low power, colourful display
Color display
Battery rechargeable lithium-ion
Battery life Up to 9 days in smartwatch mode (depending on settings), up to 14 hours in GPS mode, and up to 35 hours in UltraTrac™ battery saver mode
Memory/history 64 MB; available 54 MB

Maps & Memory

Track log 200 hours
Waypoints/favorites/locations 1,000

Clock Features

Time/date Time of day (12/24h), calendar (day/date), daily alarm, stop watch, timer, sunrise/sunset alerts
GPS Time Sync
Automatic daylight saving time
Alarm clock
Timer
Stopwatch
Sunrise/sunset times
Face It™ watch face creator

Sensors

GPS
GLONASS
Garmin Elevate™ wrist heart rate monitor
Barometric altimeter
Compass
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Thermometer

Daily Smart Features

Connectivity Bluetooth® Smart, ANT+®, Wi-Fi® with sapphire editions
Connect IQ™ (downloadable watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
Smart notifications
Calendar
Weather
Music controls
Find my phone feature
VIRB® remote
Smartphone compatibility iPhone®, Android™, Windows®
Compatible with Garmin Connect™ Mobile
Find My Watch feature

Heart Rate Features

HR zones
HR alerts
HR calories
% HR max
% HRR
Recovery time
Auto max HR
HRV stress test (measures your heart rate variability while standing still, for 3 minutes, to provide you with an estimated stress level; the scale of this is 1 to 100; low scores indicate lower stres Yes (with compatible accessory)
HR strap compatible Yes (ANT+® and Bluetooth® Smart)
Records heart rate while swimming Yes (with HRM-Tri™ and HRM-Swim™)
HR Broadcast (broadcasts HR data over ANT+™ to paired devices)

Activity Tracking Features

Step counter
Auto goal (learns your activity level and assigns a daily step goal)
Move bar (displays on device after a period of inactivity; walk for a couple of minutes to reset it)
Sleep monitoring (monitors total sleep and periods of movement or restful sleep)
Calories burned
Floors climbed
Distance traveled
Intensity minutes
TrueUp™
Move IQ™
Fitness Age Yes (in app)

Training, Planning and Analysis Features

Activity history on watch
Customizable activity profiles
Customizable alerts
Audio prompts
Auto multisport activities
Course guidance
Advanced workouts
Auto Lap®
Auto Pause®
Auto scroll
Customizable screen(s)
Multi-sport
Virtual Partner
Finish time
Group LiveTrack
Hot keys
Configurable lap alerts
LiveTrack
Touch and/or button lock
Manual lap
Personal records (running, cycling, swimming)
Segments (Live, Garmin)
GPS speed and distance
Training Effect (aerobic)
Training Effect (anaerobic)
Race an activity
Training Load (your total training load for the last 7 days calculated from estimated EPOC)
Downloadable training plans
Training Status (lets you see if you’re training effectively by tracking your training history and fitness level trend.)
V02 max
Virtual Racer™

Running Features

Preloaded run profiles Running, Indoor Running, Trail Running
GPS-based distance, time and pace
Running dynamics
Vertical oscillation and ratio (the degree of 'bounce' in your running motion and the cost-benefit ratio with stride length) Yes (with compatible accessory)
Ground contact time and balance (shows how much time, in the running motion, your foot is on the ground rather than in flight and lets you check your running symmetry) Yes (with compatible accessory)
Stride length (real time) Yes (with compatible accessory)
Cadence (provides real-time number of steps per minute)
Physiological measurements
Performance condition (after running 6–20 minutes, compares your real-time condition to your average fitness level)
Lactate threshold (through analysis of your pace and heart rate, estimates the point where your muscles start to rapidly fatigue) Yes (with compatible accessory)
Run workouts
Race predictor
Foot pod capable

Outdoor Recreation Features

Preloaded outdoor recreation profiles Hiking, Climbing, Mountain Biking, Skiing, Snowboarding, XC Skiing, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Rowing, Indoor Rowing, Jumpmaster, Tactical
Point-to-point navigation
Bread crumb trail in real time
Back to start
TracBack®
UltraTrac™ mode
Elevation profile
Distance to destination
Barometric trend indicator
Storm alert
Trail run auto climb
Vertical speed
Total ascent/descent
Compatible with BaseCamp™
GPS coordinates
Projected waypoint
Sight 'N Go
Area calculation Yes (via Connect IQ™)
Hunt/fish calendar Yes (via Connect IQ™)
Sun and moon information Yes (via Connect IQ™)
Dual grid coordinates

Cycling Features

Preloaded cycling profiles Biking, Indoor Biking, Mountain Biking
Courses (compete against previous activities)
Bike lap and lap maximum power (with power sensor)
Time/distance alerts (triggers alarm when you reach goal)
Interval training
FTP (Functional Threshold Power) Yes (with compatible accessory)
Strava features (Beacon, live segments)
Compatible with Vector™ (power meter)
Power meter compatible (displays power data from compatible 3rd party ANT+™-enabled power meters)
Compatible with Varia Vision™ (head-mounted display)
Compatible with Varia™ radar (rear-facing radar)
Compatible with Varia™ lights
Speed and cadence sensor support (with sensor) Yes (ANT+® and Bluetooth® Smart sensors)

Swimming Features

Preloaded swim profiles Pool Swimming, Open Water Swimming
Pool swim metrics (lengths, distance, pace, stroke count/rate, calories)
Stroke type detection (freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly)
Pool lap recognition
Pool swim workouts
Swim efficiency (SWOLF)
Automatic intervals
Advanced swim features (time/distance alerts, personal records, countdown start, advanced rest timers)
Heart rate (real-time during rests, interval and sessions stats during rests, and automatic heart rate download post-swim) Yes (with HRM-Tri™ and HRM-Swim™)
Open water swim metrics (distance, pace, stroke count/rate, calories)

Golfing Features

Yardage to F/M/B (distance to front, middle and back of green)
Yardage to layups/doglegs
Measures shot distance (calculates exact yardage for shots from anywhere on course)
Digital scorecard
Stat tracking (strokes, putts per round, greens and fairways hit and average shot distance)
Save locations (mark course points of interest for future reference)
Garmin AutoShot™
Green View with manual pin position
Hazards and course targets
TruSwing™ compatible
Round timer/odometer

In the box

fēnix® 5S

  • fēnix® 5S
  • Charging/data cable
  • Documentation

fēnix® 5S Sapphire

  • fēnix® 5S Sapphire
  • Extra silicone QuickFit 20 mm watch band
  • Charging/data cable
  • Documentation

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