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8.1 out of 10

Pyle Sports PAW1 Outdoor Digital Watch with Altimeter, Compass, Stop Watch, Barometer and Perpetual Calendar

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Reviews and Problems with Pyle Sports PAW1 Outdoor Digital Watch with Altimeter, Compass, Stop Watch, Barometer and Perpetual Calendar

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Overall 4
4.0

???

lew, amazon.com
31 January 2012
  • Summary: broken buckle out of the box cant find altitud or berometer over hyped if asked i would not recomend it prob made in china
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Overall 2
2.0

Useless with the instructions given. Decent watch. Use the 24 h system the alarm has no choice bw AM and PM!

Incognito, amazon.com
27 January 2012
  • Summary: Unless you already know how to set and use an altimeter, this one will be near impossible to figure out with the instructions given. Says this little PhD and patent attorney who is called "geek guru" lol. I am used to the strange "literal" translation from Asian into English, no surprise there. Taking that into account I still could not make sense of it. Waste of valuable time I could have spent hiking ...
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Overall 10
10

Hubby loves this watch

Holly, amazon.com
15 January 2012
  • Summary: I bought this watch for my husband who is a deputy sheriff. He loves it!! He has recommended this watch to all of his fellow deputies.
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Overall 4
4.0

Might as well be in Chineese

pjaatpdx, amazon.com
7 January 2012
  • Summary: Watch appears to function correctly, but the instructions were poorly written, confusing and inadequate. I'm still not convinced I've set up the barometer and altimeter correctly. Also,if I read correctly, the altimeter will turn itself off in the accumulation mode if you switch to another mode, like time or compass, and if your difference in altitude is no more than 2.5 meters over five minutes (like at lunch).
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Overall 8
8.0

Decent watch with some functionality

Bleedheavymetal, amazon.com
17 November 2011
  • Summary: I've been using this watch for the past week or so and I am pleased with it. The barometer seems to be spot on with the weather and my indoor barometer. The weather forecast is accurate after it starts collecting data. The altimeter is pretty good for a barometric altimeter. You have to keep in mind that even the altimeters in aircraft must be adjusted frequently. I just use my cell phones gps every once in a while. The compass is great.
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Overall 10
10

You Can't Go Wrong

sparkey, amazon.com
11 November 2011
  • Summary: This watch is fun. I say fun because you can enjoy it more because of the price, YOU CAN'T GO WRONG. It works, altimeter,barometer, compass, and thermometer. I like the compass better than my Suunto Observer TT because the compass will stay operational as long as it is being used ( does not cut off after a short period ). The light is great and the watch doesn't weigh a ton. The sensor is under the watch next to your wrist, I have not seen this to be a problem so far.
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Overall 8
8.0

Love, hate relationship

Clay Helms, amazon.com
21 October 2011
  • Summary: The watch does everything as advertised. The large face makes it easy to read all of the different functions. However, the directions on how to use it and set it up properly are very inadequate especially with the batometer and altimeter. In my mind this multifunction watch needs a small book or a web address to get detailed directions not just a fold out pamphlet!
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Overall 2
2.0

DON'T BUY THIS WATCH!!!!!!!!!!!!

kyldesty, Amazon
4 December 2013
  • Summary: This thing is huge and stupid looking. DON'T BUY! DON'T BUY! It's overly complicated to set the barometer and to set the compass is frustrating. The directions instruct a person to lay this watch on a flat surface (which is impossible unless you remove the band) and revolve it twice between 30 - 60 seconds which is a headache. Needless to say I still didn't set the compass. When I seen how huge and ugly it was I was going to return it but I though I could deal with it.
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Overall 10
10

Great buy

baxgolf, Amazon
4 April 2013
  • Summary: I bought this for my husband who enjoys the great outdoors. We didn't have any problems setting it up, just followed the enclosed instructions. He finds the info to be quite accurate and therefore trustworthy.
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