Garmin Instinct 2 series of smartwatches launched in India with ‘unlimited’ battery life: check price, full specs
Both watches have solar-powered editions and have “unlimited” battery life thanks to its self-charging capabilities as well as 24X7 health monitoring
Garmin has launched its Instinct 2 series smartwatches in India. There are basically two models, Garmin Instinct 2S and Garmin Instinct 2. While the former comes with a 45mm watch face, the latter comes with a 40mm watch face. Both watches have solar-powered editions and have “unlimited” battery life due to its self-charging capabilities. In addition to 24/7 health monitoring, Garmin also offers a tactical edition of the Garmin Instinct 2 Solar smartwatch.
Price Garmin Instinct 2, Garmin Instinct 2S in India
These are premium smartwatches and the solar editions are even more expensive. The starting price of the Garmin Instinct 2 watch is Rs 36,990 for the vanilla variant and Rs 41,490 for the Camo edition. The Garmin Instinct 2 Solar Edition is priced at Rs 46,990, while the Solar Tactical Edition is priced at Rs 51,990. The vanilla edition of the Instinct 2 smartwatch comes in a single Graphite color option, while its Solar edition comes in Mist Grey, Graphite and Tidal Blue color options.
As for Garmin Instinct 2S, it is priced at Rs 33,930, while its Solar Edition is priced at Rs 43,990. The Instinct 2 Solar Tactical Edition comes in Black and Coyote Tan color, while the Camo Edition is only available in Graphite Camo color option. Garmin Instinct 2S comes in Deep Orchid, Graphite, and Poppy color options, while Garmin Instinct 2S Solar comes in Mist Grey, Graphite, and Neo Tropic color options.
The smartwatches will be available to customers starting March 14 at offline Synergizer and Garmin stores, as well as Helios, Just In Time and other offline retail partners.
Garmin Instinct 2, Specifications and Features of Garmin Instinct 2S
The Instinct 2 has a 45mm bezel, 176 x 176 pixel resolution and the Instinct 2S has a 40mm bezel, 156 x 156 pixel resolution. Both feature a two-window monochrome transflective display. The Instinct 2 smartwatch measures 45 x 45 x 14.5mm and weighs 53 grams The Instinct 2S measures 40 x 40 x 13.3mm and weighs 43 grams. Both get 32MB of internal storage.
Garmin Instinct 2 and Garmin Instinct 2S Solar Edition watches have unlimited battery life, provided the smartwatch is used in sunlight for at least 3 hours a day, while vanilla edition watches offer up to four weeks battery life on a single charge in smartwatch mode. . In GPS mode, both smartwatches would last up to two days.
The features included in Gramin smartwatches are blood oxygen saturation sensor, stress tracker, calorie tracker, heart rate monitor, sleep cycle tracker, respiratory tracker and others like thermometer, GPS, accelerometer barometric altimeter, compass as in an ordinary watch.
Instinct 2 can be connected to both Android and iOS devices via Bluetooth. It provides playback functions, 30 sports modes like skiing, running, swimming, cycling, etc.
Garmin Instinct 2 Solar Tactical Edition also has modes like stealth mode, kill switch, dual format positioning coordinates, night vision goggle compatibility, and Jumpmaster Activity mode. Instinct 2 and Instinct 2S achieve MIL STD 810 certification and offer up to 100m of water resistance.