A watch designed for sportsmen
Garmin Vivosmart 4 is a performing smartband, suitable for everyone. We are talking about a very complete product, equipped with an almost exclusive functionality: it is the oxygen saturation sensor that nowadays is found in very few bands and demonstrates how much Garmin is a step forward, from this point of view. , on direct competition.
Effective communication between band and smartphone
All smartbands that are respected have the bare minimum to track physical activity. Vivosmart 4, to make its system work better, uses a cloud service that allows you to make the most of all its features, even if they are the most basic. The integrated software is a guarantee , since it really allows smartphones and bands to communicate in a direct, effective and simple way.
The technical characteristics
Garmin has always been attentive to the technical data sheet of its devices, and with Vivosmart 4 it does not contradict itself. It is in fact a band equipped with GPS, which allows you to track your movements in detail. The sensor for detecting the heartbeat is effective, innovative is the one that allows us to measure the oxygenation of the blood. The latter is a very interesting sensor, able to give important answers to those who practice physical activity , especially at a competitive or professional level.
As for the screen, the band has an OLED panel with a resolution of 48×128 pixels. A small screen, it is true, which however helps to guarantee a good duration autonomy and in any case all the essentials to monitor one’s daily physical activity. The battery life is fundamental: the Garmin Vivosmart 4 , in fact, has an estimated autonomy of about 7 days .
Garmin Vivosmart 4 is a customizable device . You can choose from numerous silicone straps, available in different shades . Even the fashion addicted , on this front, can be satisfied: it is in fact possible to choose the right strap for your outfit, swapping it quickly and easily.
The importance of software
Good software is a starting point for making a quality product, and Garmin knows this well. Vivosmart 4 is a very complete product, on the hardware and aesthetic front, but it is the software that gives that extra touch. It is complete and interfaces best with smartphones. It is a software capable of providing a multiplicity of data to the user. Excellent cloud integration, which allows you to keep track of your business wherever we are in the world.
The software of this smartband is essential , but it also allows you to manage the basic notifications of your smartphone, such as messages or incoming calls. It also allows you to view (but not interact!) The notifications of the other apps on the smartphone associated with it. Interesting the possibility of being able to use a small app to monitor the weather forecast directly on the band.
Garmin Vivosmart 4 is a simple and complete product, which allows you to wear a concentrate of technology on your wrist. The price is a strong point, very low when compared to what this device is able to offer.