GPS Smartwatch with built-in Sports Apps and Wrist-based Heart Rate
Personalise your watch with thousands of free watch faces, apps and widgets from our Connect IQ™ store
More than 15 preloaded GPS and indoor sports apps, including yoga, running, swimming and more
Monitor your fitness level with VO2 max and fitness age estimates, plus keep an eye on how you handle stress2
First Garmin wearable that is Garmin Pay™ ready, so customers can pay for purchases with their watch
Get connected features such as smart notifications, automatic uploads to Garmin Connect™, LiveTrack and more
Battery life: up to 7 days in smartwatch mode; 13 hours in GPS mode
From playing to paying, vívoactive 3 is the smartwatch for your active life. Make contactless payments with ease, right from your watch, and with more than 15 preloaded sports apps — you can choose how you like to get fit. Built-in GPS lets you record the distance, pace, location and more for your outdoor activities.
Play More Sports
With more than 15 preloaded sports apps, finding a fun way to stay active is easy. Hit the golf course, go for a bike ride, take a yoga class, or try your hand at stand-up paddle boarding. When you head outside, built-in GPS lets vívoactive 3 track the details of your chosen activity — with no phone connection required.
Fits You and All You Do
Feel free to take this watch outside in all kinds of weather. Not only is it safe for swimming and showering6, its Garmin Chroma Display™ is easy to read — even in direct sunlight — and housed under extra-durable glass. It also features the Side Swipe™ interface, which makes for quick scrolling and swift navigation of menus and widgets. Whether you scroll with your thumb or index finger, you can choose how to wear it.
Download and Create Workouts
Keep your workout schedule fresh and invigorating. Create your own custom running, cycling, cardio or strength workouts, and download them to your watch.
Daily Fitness and Stress Monitoring
With help from Elevate™ wrist-based heart rate technology2, vívoactive 3 lets you monitor key aspects of your fitness and stress to show how your body responds under various circumstances. For example, it 's able to estimate your VO2 max and fitness age — 2 indicators of physical fitness that can often improve over time with regular exercise.
Pay Your Way
vívoactive 3 is our first wearable that is Garmin Pay ready; with compatible banks it allows you to not only leave your phone at home, but now also your wallet and you can still grab that post-workout drink right from your wrist. Use it just about anywhere you can tap your card to pay1. So, if you left your wallet in your locker or just forgot it, that post-run morning latte can still be yours. Just tap and go.
Life doesn 't have a pause button, so stay connected with your vívoactive 3 smartwatch while you 're playing hard or working out. Once paired with your compatible smartphone, you 'll be able to receive and even respond5 to text messages and see social media updates, emails and more right on your wrist.
Share and Compete
Syncing your activities to Garmin Connect is for more than just storing your data. Garmin Connect is a thriving online community where people on the go can connect and compete by joining challenges, encourage each other 's successes and even share their triumphs via social media.