Garmin is updating their fenix backcountry sportswatch with the fenix 2. This new model adds multi-sport training capabilities, advanced running dynamics, smart notifications and dedicated training modes for skiing and swimming.
Advanced running dynamics
New activity profiles
Made for the outdoors
Like the first generation model, the fenix is an ABC (altimeter, barometer, compass) sportswatch designed with outdoor navigation in mind.
The fenix 2 vs the Forerunner 910XT
Given this watch’s multi-sport prowess, I have to wonder how it will compete with the Forerunner 910XT.
The fenix 2 is slated to be available next month. It will list for of $399.99 with an HRM-Run bundle priced at $449.99.
UPDATE: Here’s the full news release.