Garmin MARQ™ Driver modern smartwatch
Live fast. MARQ Driver is the luxury modern tool watch that accelerates your passion for racing. Finally, there’s an instrument crafted for the one who always resides in the pole position.
No other watch features over 250 preloaded racetracks, a few of which can be displayed on the dial.
Made of hybrid titanium and red silicone, the band stays cool and comfortable while the durable DLC coating endures the challenges of racing.
The race application allows you to view racetrack information globally and calculate automatic GPS-based times between laps and real-time changes in times.
- Lap time repeatability: Measure your consistency throughout a race with your lap time repeatability score.
- Virtual pit wall: Hear audio reports of every lap with virtual pit wall.
- Last race: See a summary of your last race with fastest lap times, total laps and max speed — without a transponder or other item of equipment.
- Track timer: The advanced tachymeter and chronograph let you time cars at the track and calculate speeds.
- Heart rate: records your weekly kilometres and monitors your heart rate, to view your fitness level — even at rest.
- Smart notifications: receive emails, text messages, and alerts with your watch when paired with a compatible device.
- Music apps: store up to 2,000 songs or access preloaded music streaming apps from compatible services such a Spotify® and Deezer, and listen with Bluetooth® headphones.
- Garmin Pay contactless payment: paying at checkouts is fast with the Garmin Pay™ contactless payment solution supported by service providers.
- VO2 display advanced performance metrics that allow you to track your workout stats, measure your progress, and fine-tune your performance.
- Apps and performance: preloaded favourite apps and performance profiles are available for running, cycling, golf, swimming, hiking, rowing, skiing, and more.
- Pulse Ox: use Pulse Ox to gain awareness of how well your body’s oxygen levels are adjusting to the thinner air at higher altitudes.
- Multiple GNSS systems: multiple global navigation satellite systems (GPS, GLONASS, and Galileo) can be used in more challenging environments than GPS alone.
- ABC sensors: navigate your next route with ABC sensors that include an altimeter, barometric pressure monitor, and a three-axis electronic compass.
- TOPO and ski maps: head outside with preloaded topographic maps and view the names and difficulty levels of 2,000 ski resort slopes around the world.
- Golf courses: use full-colour CourseView maps of over 41,000 golf courses from around the world, button targeting, and the PlaysLike Distance feature.
- Connect IQ: you can download custom watch faces, add data fields, and get apps and widgets from Connect IQ™ Store.
- Battery: the rechargeable lithium battery lasts up to 12 days in Smartwatch mode, 28 hours in GPS mode, 48 hours in UltraTrac™ mode, and 9 hours in GPS mode with the music feature enabled.
Lens material: dome-shaped sapphire crystal
Bezel and case material: titanium/DLC
Case colour: black
QuickFit watch bands : yes
Band material: titanium/silicone, silicone rubber
Case size: 46 x 14.7 mm
Display size: 30.4 mm
Weight: 128 g (silicone rubber version 95 g)
Water resistance: 100 m (10 ATM), swim-proof
Display type: sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
Display resolution: 240 x 240 pixels
Battery life: Smartwatch mode: up to 12 days, GPS mode: up to 28 hours, GPS and music: up to 9 hours, UltraTrack mode: up to 48 hours
Memory: 32 Gt
Product number: 010-02006-01
time/date, GPS time sync, automatic daylight saving time, alarm clock, timer, stopwatch, sunrise/sunset times
GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, Garmin Elevate wrist-based heart rate monitor, barometric altimeter, compass, gyroscope, accelerometer, thermometer, Pulse OX blood oxygen saturation monitor with acclimation
Daily smart features:
Bluetooth, ANT, Wifi, Connect IQ, text message response/reject phone call with text, smart notifications, calendar, weather, Find My Phone, music controls, Find My Garmin Watch, VIRB Remote Control, compatible with Garmin Connect Mobile, compatible with iPhone and Android, Garmin Pay
Safety and tracking features:
LiveTrack, Group LiveTrack, live event sharing
Auto racing features:
- Race app
- Track timer
- Live delta time
- Auto lap splits
- Lap time repeatability score
- Last race summary
- Preloaded racetracks
Activity tracking features:
step counter, move bar (appears on your device after a certain period of inactivity. The bar is reset by walking for a few minutes), auto goal (learns your activity level and assigns a daily step goal), rest tracking (tracks total amount of sleep, movement cycles, and periods of peaceful sleep), calories burned, floors climbed, distance travelled, intensity minutes, TrueUp, MoveIQ, all-day stress tracking, fitness age, Body Battery energy monitor
Gym and fitness features:
-Available gym activity profiles: strength training, cardio training, elliptical training, stair stepping, floor climbing, indoor rowing, yoga.
- Cardio workouts
- Strength training
- Automatic repetitions
Training, planning and analysis features:
GPS speed and distance, customisable data pages, customisable activity profiles, Auto Pause, interval training, intense training, downloadable workouts, Auto Lap, manual lap, configurable lap settings, customisable alerts, audio prompts, finish time, Virtual Partner, Virtual Racer, course guidance, touch and/or button lock, hot keys, auto-scroll, activity history on watch, Physio TrueUp, training status, adaptation to temperature or altitude, maximum oxygen saturation score, training load, aerobic training effect, primary benefit (training effect labels)
Heart rate features:
HR zones, HR alerts, HR calories, % HR max, % HRR, recovery time, automatic maximum heart rate, HRV stress test, records heart rate while swimming, HR Broadcast (broadcasts HR data over ANT+™ to paired devices), respiration rate
preloaded run profiles, GPS-based distance, time and pace, vertical oscillation and rate (the degree of 'bounce' in your running motion and the cost-benefit ratio with stride length), stride length (real-time), Cadence, performance condition (after running 6–20 minutes, compares your real-time condition to your average fitness level), lactate threshold, run workouts, race time prediction, foot pod capable
Other activity features include: Golfing features, Outdoor recreation features, Cycling features, Swimming features.
- Smartphone compatibility: iPhone, Android
Received it and for that price I expected a more solid , quality feel to the watch , I was immediately disappointed , it looks a lot bigger and chunkier in the pictures. Returned it ,