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GARMIN India Launches Premium Luxury ‘MARQ’ Watch Collection
The MARQ collection features variants such as MARQ Driver, MARQ Athlete, MARQ Aviator, MARQ Captain and MARQ Expedition.
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Garmin MARQ Series
Garmin India has launched its premium luxury watch collection - The MARQ. The MARQ collection features variants such as MARQ Driver, MARQ Athlete, MARQ Aviator, MARQ Captain, and MARQ Expedition.
Each watch is built of titanium, which is lightweight and durable. The lens of the watches is made with sapphire crystal tested under extreme heat and pressure.
The watches are developed with ceramic bezel inlay to protect the watch from wear and tear and watches are always-on, has a sunlight-readable display with GPS capabilities and lots of features. The watches in the collection comes with built-in music storage, Garmin Pay™, smart notifications, daily activity tracking, wrist-based heart rate, and a wrist-based Pulse Ox2 sensor.
The battery life of the MARQ series ranges from up to 12 days in smartwatch mode, 28 hours in GPS Mode and up to 48 hours in UltraTracTM mode. All the watches are compatible with Garmin’s QuickFit solution which makes room for easy alterations of straps and bracelets.
Speaking on the landmark launch, Ali Rizvi, National Sales Manager - Garmin India said, “Engineering and innovation have always been the two biggest pillars for GARMIN. Ever since its inception, the company has always kept its customer’s ‘necessity and passion’ under immense priority. The MARQ collection is crafted with precise attention to details, both in terms of form factor and in terms of its functionality. We have the legacy of keeping our consumers at the center-stage of innovation and all our products speak volumes about this commitment of ours.”
The watch with smart features and more than 250 preloaded global racetracks. The MARQ Driver is built for the racing enthusiast and comes equipped with auto lap splits, live delta time and a track timer. The Track Timer lets the user time cars at the race track and calculate their average speed.
MARQ Athlete includes advanced running dynamics including V02 max and recovery time scale - right on the bezel, so a snapshot of an athlete’s performance is always visible with a glance at the wrist. Additionally, MARQ Athlete includes advanced running dynamics to further track workout stats, measure progress and fine-tune form. With sensors for various biometrics, athletes can gain additional insights on their performance, and with Pulse Ox, they can see how well their body is absorbing oxygen.
Created for the pilot or aviation enthusiast, the MARQ Aviator includes aviation maps and advanced safety features such as the NEXRAD Weather Radar, airport information and Garmin cockpit integration. A mirror-polished 24-hour GMT bezel gives pilots quick access to two other time zones in addition to the current time, as well as the airport code on the watch face.
For those drawn to water, The watch face displays the current wind speed, temperature and tide information, allowing the mariner to decide if conditions are right for a day on the water.
MARQ Expedition features TOPO mapping, a built-in altimeter, barometer, and compass, plus ClimbPro, which provides real-time information on current and upcoming climbs such as gradient, distance and elevation gain. MARQ Expedition is compatible with the inReach Mini satellite communicator. Besides, the wireless unit-to-unit connectivity allows the user to remotely control the in Reach Mini device to send and receive messages using the MARQ Expedition.
Pricing and Availability
The MARQ Athlete will be available at Rs. 1,41,990, the MARQ Driver at Rs. 2,36,990, the MARQ Aviator at Rs. 1,84,990, the MARQ Captain at Rs. 1,74,990 and the MARQ Expedition at Rs. 1,65,990. All the watches will be available online at the official website.