Garmin Epix and Fenix Comparison

Compare Garmin outdoor GPS watches and handhelds using the comparison chart below, which contains key features found across the main 2015 product range. You will also find the links to Amazon helpful where you can compare best prices, read unbiased customer reviews and check product ratings.

A wrist-worn GPS is ideal for active users such as trail runners, alpine explorers and climbers and can also be used as a daily activity tracker to count your steps and distance. Perfect for geocaching, handhelds are for serious outdoor navigation and usually come preloaded with a topographic basemap, additional mapping can also be purchased separately as a download or on micro SD card.

Garmin Epix and Fenix 3 Key Feature Comparison


Garmin epix
List Price: $549.99
Price: $349.95
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Garmin Epix Key Features

Full Color Mapping GPS/GLONASS on Your Wrist

  • High-resolution colour touchscreen for true mapping on your wrist
  • Preloaded Recreational Map of Europe
  • Stainless Steel EXO antenna with GPS + GLONASS support for fast fix and accuracy
  • 8 GB built-in memory to upload additional maps such as TOPO PRO, TOPO Light and BirdsEye Select Raster
  • Includes a 1 year free of charge subscription of BirdsEye Satellite Imagery
  • Full menu of navigation features, including advanced track navigation, TracBack, waypoint and point by-point routing
  • Altimeter, barometer and 3-axis compass with auto calibration
  • Battery performance – Rechargeable; up-to 24 hrs GPS mode, up-to 50 hrs UltraTrac GPS mode, and 16 weeks in watch mode
  • Water rated to 50 meters (5 ATM)
  • Advanced fitness training features like Running Dynamics, VO2 Max and Recovery Advisor and more
  • Pair with optional ANT+ sensors, such as heart rate monitors, tempe temperature sensor, chirp, foot pod, speed/cadence, Vector power meter, or use to control VIRB action cameras
  • Smart features like Smart Notification and Connect IQ App support for further customization
  • Connected features; uploads to Garmin Connect for live tracking and sharing
  • Use as activity tracker (Step counting, calories, distance throughout the day, stay active with move bar, track sleep)


Garmin fenix 3 GPS Watch, Gray
List Price: $499.99
Price: $449.99
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Garmin Fenix 3 Key Features

Uncompromising GPS Sport Watch

  • Stainless Steel EXO antenna with GPS + GLONASS Support for fast fix and accuracy
  • Sunlight readable color Chroma display
  • Altimeter, barometer and 3-axis compass with auto calibration
  • Classic Garmin outdoor features like Waypoint, Route, Track navigation including TracBack
  • Fitness training features including: VO2 max, Running Dynamics, Recovery Advisor and more
  • Trail/Running functions: Auto-climb, run detector and vertical speed
  • Battery performance – Rechargeable; up-to 20 hrs GPS mode, up-to 50 hrs UltraTrac GPS mode, and 6 weeks in watch mode
  • Water rated to 100 meters (10 ATM)
  • Swimming Functions: distance, pace, stroke count/rate, SWOLF score (pool/open water), log drills
  • Cycling Functions: full Vector™ support, gradient data, bike profile, compatible with optional sensors for speed, cadence and heart rate
  • Smart features like Smart Notification and Connect IQ App support for further customization
  • Connected features; uploads to Garmin Connect for live tracking and sharing
  • Use as activity tracker (Step counting, calories, distance throughout the day, stay active with move bar, track sleep)