Garmin Vivoactive 4S

40 mm, Polymer, One size

Wristband colour

Fitness and health: Your Garmin measures your heart rate directly on your wrist and tells you if your energy level is in the green thanks to Body Battery. With the menstrual calendar, women can keep an eye on their cycle. Other functions help you to keep an eye on your breathing rate, training load or water consumption.

Your favourite songs: Let your favourite music accompany you through the day - download your songs directly from music streaming services such as Spotify or Deezer to your watch. Listen to music without a phone (in conjunction with headphones sold separately).

Sports profiles for your sports: Your Garmin comes preloaded with profiles for 36 sports including running, cycling, yoga, Pilates, and more.

Animated workouts and coaching: Use over 40 training plans with different difficulty levels. View animated strength, cardio, yoga and Pilates exercises right on the screen.

Battery life: In Smartwatch mode, your Garmin will last up to 8 days on one charge, and up to 6 hours on GPS mode with music playback.

Also available: Smart Notifications, music, security and tracking features, Garmin Pay, Connect IQ-Shop, Garmin Coach

Your reliable companion on the wrist
You don't have to take off your Smartwatch anymore. From interchangeable bracelets to the durable Corning Gorilla Glass 3, this Smartwatch is designed to be worn around the clock. Even in water you don't have to put it down - it is waterproof up to 5 ATM. The Garmin Chroma Display is permanently on and easy to read even in sunlight and all lighting conditions. Plus a battery life of up to 8 days in Smartwatch mode and up to 6 hours in GPS mode with music. You've got a watch you don't want to take off.

Animated workouts right on your watch
The search for videos or trainers to demonstrate trainings has come to an end. Use over 40 training plans with different levels of difficulty. Get animated exercises for strength training, cardio, yoga and Pilates right on the screen. Simply select one of the pre-installed animated workouts or download more workouts from Garmin Connect.

One watch for all sports
Get better in your sport or get to know new sports. Your Garmin comes pre-installed with profiles for 36 sports including running, cycling, yoga, Pilates and more. Download more profiles from the Connect IQ Store.

Breathing exercises for your balance
Breathe briefly - this watch offers you different structured breathing exercises. If you want to relax or improve your concentration, just start a short exercise. The clock stores information about stress and breathing so that you can better understand your breathing.

Various health and fitness functions:
Body Battery to measure the energy level of your body.
Pulse Ox Sensor to determine the oxygen saturation in the blood.
Menstrual Cycle Tracker
Water Consumption Tracker
breathing record
Optimized sleep analysis for a detailed breakdown of your light, low and REM phases.
Stress level tracking to determine your daily stress level.
Heart rate measurement at the wrist

Key specifications

Watch type
Sports watch
Main functions
Alarm clock, Calorie consumption measurement, Find my phone, Heart rate monitoring, Pedometers, Sleep recording, Smart notifications, Stopwatch, Timer, Touch screen, Weather
Outdoor + Leisure functionalities
Cycling, Fitness functions, Golfing functions, Indoor running, Rowing, Running, Skiing, Swimming, VO2max
Operating system
Operating system compatibility
Android, iOS
Case colour
Grey, Silver
Wristband colour
Item number

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Lowest priceCHF 15.– (plus transport costs depending on delivery address)

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Computer BildSingle testReleaseMay 2021

The Vivoactive 4S has a long battery life and accurate heart rate measurement. It is also flexible and plays Spotify and Deezer. Unfortunately, it is also a bit clunky and uncomfortable.

This test report belongs to a different type: Vivoactive 4S (40 mm, Polymer, One size)