Garmin vivoactive 3 Music

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Regular Price: R6,199.00

Special Price: R4,799.00

Quick Overview


From playing sports to playing your favourite songs, vívoactive 3 Music is the smartwatch for your active life. It features on-device music storage, so you can bring your tunes along for every workout. This sporty smartwatch has wrist-based heart rate² and more than 15 preloaded sports apps, so you can choose how you like to get fit. Built-in GPS lets you accurately record outdoor activities.

• Easily download up to 500 songs to your watch and connect with Bluetooth headphones (sold separately) for phone-free listening
• Garmin Pay contactless payment solution¹ lets you make convenient payments with your watch, so you can leave your cash and cards at home (Not available in South Africa yet)
• Customise with thousands of free watch faces, apps and more from the Garmin Connect IQ store
• More than 15 preloaded sports apps, including yoga, running, swimming, strength training and many more. Use preloaded workouts or create and download custom ones
• Monitor your fitness level with VO2 max and fitness age estimates, plus keep an eye on how you handle stress²
• Battery life³: Up to 7 days in smartwatch mode and up to 5 hours in GPS with music mode


With storage for up to 500 songs, the vívoactive 3 Music puts the “beat” in your daily mission to beat yesterday. Use Garmin Express software to easily transfer music from your computer, and then queue up your favourite songs for easy listening through Bluetooth-enabled headphones (sold separately). Now you really can leave your phone behind when you work out because the music that helps keep you moving is right on your wrist.


The vívoactive 3 Music smartwatch is Garmin Pay ready, the contactless payment solution1 lets you make convenient payments with your watch, so you can leave your cash and cards at home. (Not available in SA yet).


The vívoactive 3 Music is compatible with the Garmin Connect IQ store, where you can download watch faces, widgets and apps that transform this smartwatch into your watch. Keep tabs on when your Uber is arriving, turn on your lights at home with the SmartThings app, and even use the AccuWeather MinuteCast app to find out when the rain will start.


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 even try your hand at stand-up paddle boarding. When you head outside, the built-in GPS lets vívoactive 3 Music track the details of your chosen activity, with no phone connection required. From snowboarding to swimming and at least a dozen other options in between, this watch is the perfect playmate.


Feel free to take this watch outside in all kinds of weather conditions. Not only is it safe for swimming and showering, its Garmin Chroma Display is easy to read, even in direct sunlight and housed under extra-durable glass. Comfortable, convenient and easy to see, the vívoactive 3 Music just fits.


Keep your workout schedule fresh. Choose from preloaded ones or create your own custom running, cycling, cardio or strength workouts and download them to your watch. Then, your smartwatch will keep track of the exercises, reps, sets and rest time for you.


With help from Elevate wrist-based heart rate technology3, vívoactive 3 Music 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, important indicators of your physical fitness that can often improve over time with regular exercise. It also tracks your heart rate variability (HRV), which is used to calculate and track your stress level. The vívoactive 3 Music can make you aware when physical or emotional sources cause your stress level to rise so you can find a way to relieve the pressure.


Life doesn’t have a pause button, so stay connected with your vívoactive 3 Music 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. Find your phone, access music controls, and let friends follow your outdoor sports with the LiveTrack feature. Your finished activities will even automatically upload to the Garmin Connect online fitness community.

1 View current supported country, payment network and issuing bank information
2 Activity tracking accuracy
3 Under typical use; battery life may vary depending on usage and selected performance mode
4 May require premium subscription by a third-party music provider
5 Responding capability available for Android™ customers only

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Name Garmin vivoactive 3 Music
SKU 010-01985-02
In the box vívoactive 3 Music Charging/data cable Documentation
Colour Black
Price R6,199.00
Physical dimensions 43.1 x 43.1 x 13.6 mm Fits wrists with a circumference of 127-204 mm
Display size, WxH 1.2" (30.4mm) diameter
Display type sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
Display resolution, WxH 240 x 240 pixels
Negative mode display No
Weight 39.0000
Battery No
Water rating No
GPS-enabled Yes
High-sensitivity receiver Yes
Barometric altimeter Yes
Electronic compass No
Smart notifications (displays email, text and other alerts when paired with your compatible phone) Yes
Vibration alert Yes
Music control Yes
VIRB® control Yes
Watch functions No
Basemap No
Built-in memory No
Custom POIs (ability to add additional points of interest) No
Waypoints/favorites/locations No
Routes No
Track log No
Virtual Pacer™ (compares current pace to target) Yes
V02 max estimate Yes
Recovery advisor Yes
Running dynamics Yes
Accelerometer (calculates distance for indoor workouts, without need for a foot pod) Yes
Personal records Yes
Compatible with Vector™ Yes
Multiple bike profiles Yes
Bike speed/cadence sensor Biking, Indoor Biking
Heart rate monitor No
Virtual Partner® (train against a digital person) Yes
Virtual Racer™ (compete against other activities) Yes
Auto Pause® Yes
Multi-sport (changes sport mode with a press of a button) Yes
Auto multisport (switch sport modes with 1 button press) Yes
Advanced workouts (create custom, goal-oriented workouts) Yes
Pace alert (triggers alarm if you vary from preset pace) Yes
Interval training (set up exercise and rest intervals) Yes
Heart rate-based calorie computation Yes
Calculates calories burned Yes
Training Effect (measures impact of an activity on your aerobic fitness) Yes
Pool swim metrics (lengths, distance, pace, stroke count/rate, calories) Yes
Stroke type identification (e.g. freestyle) Yes
Open water swim metrics (distance, pace, stroke count/rate, calories) Yes
Step counter Yes
Auto goal (learns your activity level and assigns a daily step goal) Yes
Move bar (displays on device after a period of inactivity; walk for a couple of minutes to reset it) Yes
Sleep monitoring (monitors total sleep and periods of movement or restful sleep) Yes
Hunt/fish calendar Yes
Sun and moon information Yes
Area calculation Yes
Jumpmaster Yes
Garmin Connect™ compatible Yes
Automatic sync Yes
Additional No

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