Garmin Instinct Solar and Fenix 6 Pro Solar smartwatches have been launched in India. As the name suggests, these smartwatches are solar-powered wearables that come with Garmin's patented solar charging technology. These smartwatches feature activity tracking support for indoor climbing, fishing, and mountain biking.
Garmin Instinct Solar comes with a Power Manager feature that allows users to get unlimited battery life in the Battery Saver mode. Apart from its outdoor activity and health tracking features, the smartwatch now includes the Body Battery feature which analyses heart rate variability, stress level, sleep quality and activity data to determine overall energy levels. Garmin Fenix 6 Pro features Garmin Power Glass solar charging lens and a Power Manager mode that allows users to manage battery performance on the wearable.
This series of smartwatches are claimed to track mountain biking and indoor climbing. It is claimed to deliver up to 14 days battery backup indoors, and up to 16 days of backup with sufficient solar exposure. Garmin Instinct Solar starts at Rs 42,090 for the Graphite, Tidal Blue, Orchid, Sunburst, Flame Red colour options. The Graphite Camo and Lichen Camo colour options will cost you Rs 47,490. The Garmin Fenix 6 Pro Solar is priced at Rs 89,990 and Rs 99,990 for the Black and Blue variants.