The Garmin Instinct 2S Solar is a cutting-edge smartwatch designed to cater to the needs of outdoor enthusiasts while ensuring convenience and style. With a sleek and durable design, this watch seamlessly combines fashion and functionality for those who thrive in the great outdoors.
One of the standout features of this smartwatch is its solar charging capability, which allows it to harness the power of the sun to extend its battery life. This innovative technology ensures that you never have to worry about running out of power, even on extended adventures or in remote locations where charging options are limited. The Instinct 2S Solar’s solar charging feature sets it apart from other smartwatches on the market, making it a reliable companion for outdoor enthusiasts.
Equipped with a precise GPS system, this smartwatch enables accurate tracking of your outdoor activities, whether you’re hiking, trail running, or cycling. The high-sensitivity GPS receiver ensures that you have access to detailed maps, routes, and waypoints, giving you the confidence to explore new terrain without the fear of getting lost. Additionally, the built-in ABC sensors (altimeter, barometer, and compass) provide real-time information on your altitude, weather changes, and direction, helping you make informed decisions in the wilderness.
The Instinct 2S Solar also offers a range of health and fitness features, making it an ideal companion for maintaining an active lifestyle. It tracks your heart rate, calories burned, and sleep quality, providing valuable insights into your overall well-being. With advanced training metrics and performance monitoring tools, it enables you to set goals, analyze your progress, and take your fitness to the next level.
Designed to withstand rugged outdoor conditions, this smartwatch is constructed with a reinforced polymer case and scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass, ensuring durability and longevity. It is also water-rated up to 100 meters, making it suitable for swimming, snorkeling, and other water-based activities. The Instinct 2S Solar is built to endure extreme temperatures, shock, and vibration, allowing you to conquer any adventure with confidence.
In terms of connectivity, this smartwatch seamlessly pairs with your smartphone, enabling you to receive notifications for calls, messages, and social media updates directly on your wrist. The smart notifications feature ensures that you stay connected even when your phone is tucked away safely. With the Garmin Connect app, you can easily sync your activities, track your progress, and join an active community of outdoor enthusiasts for added motivation and support.
The Garmin Instinct 2S Solar is not just a smartwatch; it’s a reliable companion that empowers you to push your boundaries and explore the world around you. Whether you’re an avid hiker, cyclist, or adventurer, this high-performance smartwatch will be with you every step of the way, providing you with the tools and data you need to make the most of your outdoor pursuits.
TRUST YOUR INSTINCT
This rugged, solar charging GPS smartwatch has everything you need for fun on the water. Now it comes in two sizes to fit every wrist.
Do what you love with dedicated surfing, windsurfing and kiteboarding activities.
Train your way with built-in sports apps at the wrist.
Smart notifications2 so you don’t miss out on what matters.
Push boundaries, but stay on track with access to more satellites.
Understand your body better with 24/7 health monitoring.
Keep your experiences going with up to 51 days of battery life in smartwatch mode with solar charging1.
ENGINEERED FOR ENDURANCE
This rugged watch is water-rated to 100 meters and is thermal and shock resistant. Plus, with a fiber-reinforced polymer case and chemically strengthened, scratch-resistant Corning® Gorilla® Glass, this device is built to endure.
DESIGNED TO DO YOU
Bold colors, high-contrast displays and size options let you show the world that you do things your own way.
GET MORE BATTERY OUT OF LIFE
Go longer than ever with solar charging1 that gives you the potential for unlimited battery life in battery saver mode and up to 51 days in smartwatch mode. Plus, power manager lets you extend battery life by controlling what settings and sensors draw power.
Have more fun on the water.
Stay up to date on ocean conditions so you can catch the perfect wave. Just pair the watch with your compatible smartphone.
Record the number of waves surfed, maximum speed reached and distance traveled by using the surf activity profile.
SURFLINE SESSIONS FEATURE
The Instinct 2S Solar – Surf Edition smartwatch works with Surfline Sessions, which creates videos of every wave you ride in front of your Surfline camera3. So you can watch them later and see how you did with your Surfline Sessions subscription.
Use this activity profile to track your GPS position, speed, distance and heart rate while windsurfing.
On top of tracking your GPS position, speed, distance and heart rate while kiteboarding, this profile measures your elevation, so you can see jumps on a chart during and after the activity.
Track every adventure.
Whether you’re hiking, mountain biking, trail running or skiing, you’ll have access to 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 3-axis electronic compass.
Take the guesswork out of your return journey by using this feature to navigate the same route back to your starting point.
Receive emails, texts and alerts right on your watch when paired with your compatible smartphone.
CONNECT IQ STORE
SAFETY AND TRACKING FEATURES
When your watch and phone are paired, your live location can be sent to your contacts manually or — during select outdoor activities — automatically with built-in incident detection4.
Easily see your plans for the day with a dedicated calendar screen when paired with your compatible smartphone.
SYNC WITH THE GARMIN CONNECT APP
See your health and fitness information all in one place. Garmin Connect is a thriving online community where people on the go can connect, compete and share.
Train your way.
BUILT-IN SPORTS APPS
Do whatever you love with preloaded activity profiles for running, cycling, swimming, strength training, indoor climbing, virtual running, golf, yoga and more.
This activity profile tracks your HIIT workouts, including AMRAP, EMOM, Tabata and custom. Set the number of rounds, work/rest intervals and more.
Train smarter with VO2 max, an indicator of how you can expect to perform. It even accounts for changes in performance that could be caused by heat or altitude.
DAILY WORKOUT SUGGESTIONS
For training guidance that takes you and your fitness level into account, get daily recommendations based on your current training load and training status.
After each workout, recovery time lets you know when you’ll be ready for another hard workout. It even accounts for training intensity and factors such as stress, daily activity and sleep.
Track the details of every ride with mountain biking metrics plus specialized Grit and Flow measurements that rate trail difficulty and how smoothly you descend, giving you a score to beat next time.
Know your body.
WRIST-BASED HEART RATE
Get estimated heart rate5 data along with alerts if your heart rate stays too high or too low while you’re at rest. Gauge how hard your heart is working during activities.
Heart rate variability is used to calculate your stress level score, so you can see if you’re having a calm, balanced or stressful day.
SLEEP SCORE AND ADVANCED SLEEP MONITORING
Get a full breakdown of your light, deep and REM sleep stages. View it all on a dedicated widget that includes your sleep score and insights.
BODY BATTERY ENERGY MONITORING
Optimize 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.
For altitude acclimation or sleep monitoring, a Pulse Ox sensor6 uses light beams at your wrist to estimate how well your body is absorbing oxygen.
This feature uses chronological age, your weekly vigorous activity, resting heart rate and BMI to estimate if your body is younger or older than you are. Get tips to lower your fitness age.
Track how many minutes of vigorous activity you’re getting, when you earn them and during what activity. You can even view them as a data field during timed activities.
WOMEN’S HEALTH TRACKING