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Garmin Fenix 5 vs Polar V800 HRM

Garmin Fenix 5 Fitness Watch
Garmin Fenix 5
Polar V800 HRM Fitness Watch
Polar V800 HRM
Available colors
Editiorial reviews
10
4.6 out of 5
6 user ratings
5 stars
100 %
4 stars
0 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %
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3
3 editorial reviews
Polar have a strong history in both running and cycling devices. So how does the company fair branching out with their Polar V800 Multi-Sport Watch?Read more
All the way back in early January at CES Polar announced the V800 multisport GPS watch.  This would be their first multisport integrated GPS watch to market, combining the RC3 GPS watch along with the RCX5 non-GPS multisport watch.  OnRead more
Run, swim and bike yourself to a state of exceedingly lean fitnessRead more
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User rating
71
4.1 out of 5
71 user ratings
5 stars
42 %
4 stars
36 %
3 stars
14 %
2 stars
7 %
1 stars
0 %
36
4.3 out of 5
36 user ratings
5 stars
41 %
4 stars
44 %
3 stars
13 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %

Full Comparison

Display

Garmin Fenix 5Garmin Fenix 5
Polar V800 HRMPolar V800 HRM
Screen resolution240 x 240 px128 x 128 px
Touchscreennono
Colour screenyesno

Dimensions

Garmin Fenix 5Garmin Fenix 5
Polar V800 HRMPolar V800 HRM
Gender
  • Men's
  • Women's
  • Men's
  • Women's
Weight3.07 oz2.79 oz

Design

Garmin Fenix 5Garmin Fenix 5
Polar V800 HRMPolar V800 HRM
Colour of product
  • Black,Green
  • Black,Grey
  • Black,Silver
  • Grey
  • Silver
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Brown
  • Grey
  • Pink
  • Red
  • Silver
Protection features
  • Scratch resistant
  • Water resistant
Water resistant
Waterproof depth1030

Features

Garmin Fenix 5Garmin Fenix 5
Polar V800 HRMPolar V800 HRM
Heart Rate MonitorBuilt-in
  • Built-in
  • HRM chest strap included
  • Support for HRM chest strap
Calorie counteryesyes
Alarmyesyes
Altimeteryesyes
Barometeryesyes
Date displayyesyes
Display lightyesyes
Pedometeryesyes
Sleep readingyesyes
Speedometeryesyes
Stopwatchyesyes
Temperature sensoryesyes
Timeryesyes
Vibration alarmyesyes

Connectivity

Garmin Fenix 5Garmin Fenix 5
Polar V800 HRMPolar V800 HRM
Bluetoothyesyes
Bluetooth version4.04.1
GLONASSyesno
GPSyesyes

Power

Garmin Fenix 5Garmin Fenix 5
Polar V800 HRMPolar V800 HRM
Battery typeBuilt-inLi-Ion
Battery life (running)24.0 h50.0 h
Battery life (standby mode)14.0 day30.0 day

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