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Garmin Quatix

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Overall 10
10

Must have if you sail

ROBJOB, Amazon
3 weeks ago
  • Summary: I bought this watch in late 2013. In the last year and a half I have sailed and raced with it a few thousand miles. I have been very pleased with the watch and happy with my purchase. The watch is incredible and provides an amazing amount of information. Since it is able to provide so much information, it takes quite a bit of time to learn how to use. This includes bot the user manual and information off the web.
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Overall 2
2.0

Bought thiswatch back in 2013

hp210, Amazon
3 weeks ago
  • Summary: Bought this watch back in 2013... a year and a half later, despite being "Suitable for Surface swimming, shallow snorkeling and similar activities" it completely filled with water 3 minutes into bobbing in the water. Very disappointing as now it's completely ruined.
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Overall 4
4.0

Two Stars

Carlos Augusto Trujillo, Amazon
10 October 2014
Overall 8
8.0

Almost Great

Nicholas G. Grebe, Amazon
22 May 2014
  • Summary: As a competitive sailor on small boats that typically do not have their own instrumentation, this "watch" is a great all-in-one device. It is especially useful for training when the GPS data is coupled with video of the maneuvers. It really is feature packed and obviously a lot of thought has gone into how to make a GPS useful for a sailor. Really what makes it so excellent is how much they were able to do in such a small package and do well.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good but some limitations

Mr Ronan Harris, Amazon
18 May 2014
  • Summary: Solid piece of kit. -1 star as tide data is only available for the region you buy the watch in and you can't update. Also it doesn't feature the same level of connectivity as watches like the forerunner 620 that have blue tooth and wifi, so I'd expect that in an updated watch soon.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great watch with amazing GPS functions for boating or sailing

TonyR, Amazon
16 April 2014
  • Summary: Great watch with amazing GPS functions for boating or sailing. Battery life with GPS on is however barely acceptable for a long days sail.
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Overall 2
2.0

You might die if you rely on this device

S. Jordan, Amazon
1 April 2014
  • Summary: When the man overboard alarm was activated to test the system, the Garmin chart plotter quietly displayed a man overboard message and asked if it should navigate there. A few seconds later it resumed navigation, business as usual, except for leaving behind a tiny flag on the map trail. The Garmin software has far less concern for a man overboard in the ocean than the proximity of another vessel which will be passing by in 20 minutes.
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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

Marko Kus, Amazon
25 March 2014
Overall 10
10

It is a great tool for any sailer that is racing

TFG, Amazon
25 July 2014
  • Summary: My son loves this sailing watch. It is a great tool for any sailer that is racing. Battery life is better than expected. The only down side of the product is "speed"; it really is not fast on certain operations.
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Overall 10
10

Garmin Quatix

Chris mclaughlin, Amazon
23 October 2013
  • Summary: An excellent product but watch the racing Class rules. It can also act as a below deck compass for light airs in yacht racing. Battery life is good. needs more video coaching tips to get the most from the product especially on start line set up. instructions are sparse in relation to racing options.
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