Styled for a trim, comfortable fit on smaller wrists, our 1.2" fēnix 6S is the multisport GPS watch for athletes and adventurers who want to do more, not wear more.
Wrist-based heart rate1 and Pulse Ox2 sensors add insight to your fitness activities
Measure running and cycling performance in ways you didn't know were possible
Navigate your world with multi-GNSS satellite reference and outdoor sensors
Power manager feature shows how adjusting settings can stretch battery life
Pair with your compatible smartphone for on-wrist messaging, alerts and notifications
Use your watch as a virtual wallet with Garmin Pay™ contactless payments
Quality by design
fēnix 6S features an always-on 1.2" display, stainless steel bezel and construction tested to U.S. military standards for thermal, shock and water resistance.
View advanced training metricsthat include running dynamics1, heat- and altitude-adjusted VO2 max, recovery advisor and more.
View how various settings and sensors impact your watch's battery life, so you can make battery-extending changes on the fly.
Use preloaded activity profiles for trail running, swimming, running, biking, hiking, rowing, backcountry and resort skiing, golfing and more.
Use ClimbPro ascent planner to see real-time information on your current and upcoming climbs, including gradient, distance and elevation gain.
Access multiple global navigation satellite systems (GPS, GLONASS and Galileo) to track in more challenging environments than GPS alone.
Navigate your next trail with ABC sensors, including an altimeter for elevation data, barometer to monitor weather and three-axis electronic compass.
Safety and tracking features
If you feel unsafe or if your watch senses that an incident has occurred, assistance and incident detection features3 send your location to emergency contacts.
Garmin Pay™ service
Breeze through checkout lines with Garmin Pay contactless payment solution through participating providers.
Receive emails, texts and alerts right on your watch when paired with a compatible device.
Wrist-based heart rate
Enhanced optical heart rate1technology gauges the intensity of your fitness activities as well as heart rate variability to calculate your stress level score. It also tracks underwater without a heart rate strap.
Pulse Ox sensor
For altitude acclimation or sleep monitoring, a Pulse Ox2 sensor uses light beams at your wrist to gauge how well your body is absorbing oxygen.
Body Battery™ energy monitor
Optimise your body's energy reserves, using heart rate variability, stress, sleep and other data to gauge when you're ready to be active or when you may need to rest.
Menstrual cycle tracking
Track period cycle details, log physical and emotional symptoms, and note regular, irregular or menopause transition cycle types to better understand your body.
Connect IQ™ Store
Download custom watch faces, add data fields, and get apps and widgets from the Connect IQ Store.
Trek far and wide between recharges. Expedition mode, an ultralow-powered GPS reference, lasts for weeks.
Internal, rechargeable lithium battery provides up to 9 days of battery life in smartwatch mode, 25 hours in GPS mode and up to 34 days in battery saver mode.
1Activity tracking accuracy 2 This is not a medical device and is not intended for use in the diagnosis or monitoring of any medical condition; see Garmin.com/ataccuracy. Pulse Ox not available in all countries 3 When paired with a compatible smartphone. For safety and tracking features requirements and limitations, see Garmin.com
IN THE BOX:
Garmin Elevate™ wrist heart rate monitor
yes (with Acclimation)
Preloaded Boating Profiles
Automatic daylight saving time
GPS Time Sync
Daily Smart Features
Battery Saver - customizable low power watch
Compatible with Garmin Connect™ Mobile
YES, (downloadable watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)
Bluetooth®, ANT+®, Wi-Fi®
Controls smartphone music
Find my Phone feature
Find My Watch feature
up to 2,000 songs
Text response/reject phone call with text (Android™ only)
VIRB® Camera Remote
Automatic rep counting
Available gym activity profiles
Strength, cardio and elliptical training, stair stepping, floor climbing, indoor rowing and yoga
Preloaded gym activity profiles
Strength, Cardio and Elliptical Training, Stair Stepping, Floor Climbing, Indoor Rowing and Yoga
Smartwatch: up to 9 days
GPS: up to 25 hours
Max battery GPS mode: up to 50 hours
Expedition GPS mode: up to 20 days
Battery saver watch mode: up to 34 days
42 x 42 x 13.80 mm
Fits wrists with the following circumference:
Silicone band: 108-182 mm
Leather band: 108-175 mm
Fabric band: 108-189 mm
Metal band: 108-180 mm
QuickFit™ watch bands
Included (20 mm)
Steel: 58 g (case only: 41 g)
Heart Rate Features
% HR max
Auto max HR
HR Broadcast (broadcasts HR data over ANT+™ to paired devices)
HRV stress test
yes (with compatible accessory), (measures your heart rate variability while standing still, for 3 minutes, to provide you with an estimated stress level; the scale of this is 1 to 100; low scores indicate lower stress levels)