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Garmin Connect Mobile

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Garmin Connect Mobile review: 43 facts and highlights

Garmin Connect Mobile

Why is Garmin Connect Mobile better than the average?

  • Languages supported
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    26vs11.64
  • Rating on Google Play
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    4.5vs4.03
  • Rating on Apple's App Store
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    4vs3.88
  • IOS app size
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    13.5MBvs124.1MB

General info

1.Free app
Garmin Connect Mobile
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
2.Ad-free
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Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
3.Supports widgets
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You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
4.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
5.Can be personalised
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You can personalize the appearance of the app - for example, choosing a different theme or colors.
You can use a broader range of languages in the app. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.
The app has a higher rating on Google Play, showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.
The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store. The rating measures the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The score ranges from 1 (lowest) to 5 (highest).
9.Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Activity tracking

1.Has exercise diary
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It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.
It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.
This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.
4.Tracks distance
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It tracks how far you travel.
5.Has auto pause
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It can determine when you have stopped working out and pause your current workout tracking until you start moving again.
6.Has exercise tagging
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After exercising, you can add details about your workout (e.g., jogging, swimming, cycling). This enables the device to provide more accurate information, such as the number of calories burned.
7.Measures pace
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Measuring pace shows how much time it takes to travel one kilometer or one mile. For example, in running, a 4 minute kilometer would be a very good pace.
8.Has temperature tracking
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You can keep track of your temperature. Temperature data can be used to help work out the most likely time you will be ovulating.
9.Tracks elevation
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It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.

Activity reports

1.Provides activity reports
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Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.
2.Provides sleep reports
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Your sleep data is analysed to give you a report, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see the quality of your sleep and to help you make improvements.
3.Has goal setting
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Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
4.Has achievements
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You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
5.Includes access to online portal
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Your tracking data is uploaded via your smartphone or computer, and is available to view on the manufacturer’s online portal in the form of reports and graphs.

Nutrition tracking

1.Tracks BMI
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BMI (body mass index) is a measurement of body shape determined by the person’s height and weight. Being able to track your BMI is useful as you can track your progress in achieving the ideal weight for your height.
2.Has weight tracking
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You can input your weight data, making it easier to track changes.
3.Tracks water intake
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You can use it to log the water you drink throughout the day. Drinking enough water is essential to your well-being, with the European Food Safety Authority recommending that women drink about 1.6l per day and men drink 2l per day.
4.Compatible with smart scales
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It is compatible with smart scales such as the Fitbit Aria and Withings range. These scales transmit information such as weight and BMI to connected services over Wi-Fi.

Social features

1.Has live tracking
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You can share your workout progress live, for example allowing your friends to see where you are on your running route.
2.Integrates with social networks
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It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
3.Has social features
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Friends using the same app can be integrated with your account, allowing you to compete with them. This increases your motivation and makes it more enjoyable.

Features

1.Has music playback
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You can listen to your own music when working out. This can make exercising more enjoyable and motivate you to push yourself further.
2.Syncs to the cloud
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Your data is synced to the cloud, making it easier to access across different devices and making sure it is always backed up in case you lose your device.
3.Supports routes
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You can create or find existing routes to sync to the app.
4.Has coaching
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The app can determine the best way for you to progress in your exercise, and offers coaching advice.
5.Has voice feedback
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It has voice feedback during your workouts, helping you stay up-to-date on your progress and encouraging you as you exercise.
6.Syncs with existing calendars
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You can sync your data to standard calendar apps, such as Apple’s Calendar or Google Calendar.
7.Designed for women
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The app has a community and exercises tailored specifically towards women.
8.Has period notifications
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You get a notification when you are due to get your period.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a route tracker
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With a route tracker you can add your route onto a map. It is helpful if you plan to do the same route again, or want to share it with your community.

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