Garmin Instinct Tactical. You’ve never been one to follow the beaten path — that’s where Instinct comes in. This rugged GPS watch is mission-ready and built to withstand the toughest environments.

- Withstand the elements with military standard toughness.

- Tactical-specific features such as night vision compatibility and more for field ops.

- Navigate your world with multi-GNSS satellite support and outdoor sensors.

- Pair with your compatible smartphone for on-wrist messaging, alerts and notifications.

- Map, track, sync and share your trek from anywhere with our exclusive app.

- Don´t be limited by battery life. Get up to 14 days in smartwatch mode.

Durable case and display:

- The fiber-reinforced polymer case adds durability, and the chemically strengthened, scratch-resistant display is high contrast and sunlight readable.

Purpose-built bands:

- Fully vented silicone bands include 2 independent, removable keeper loops to ensure a secure fit and to keep you from getting caught on things.

Military standard 810:

- Instinct is built to the U.S. military standard 810 for thermal, shock and water resistance (rated to 100 meters).

Battery life:

- Internal, rechargeable lithium battery provides up to 14 days in smartwatch mode, up to 16 hours in GPS mode and up to 40 hours in UltraTrac™ battery saver mode.

Stealth mode:

- Enable stealth mode to stop storing and sharing your GPS position and disable wireless connectivity and communication.

Jumpmaster mode:

- This feature works to calculate high-altitude release points according to military guidelines and helps to navigate you to your objective once you’ve jumped.

Projected waypoints:

- For added peace of mind, you can create a waypoint to mark the location of your vehicle before you start your trip.

Dual-position format:

- Easily sync your location with others by seeing both the universal transverse mercator (UTM) and the military grid reference system (MGRS) on the same screen.

Night vision compatibility mod:

- Easily switch between daytime view and nighttime view with a screen that can be read by night vision goggles.

Multi-gnss support:

- Access multiple global navigation satellite systems (GPS, GLONASS and Galileo) to track in more challenging environments than GPS alone.

Abc sensors:

- Navigate your next trail with ABC sensors, including an altimeter for elevation data, barometer to monitor weather and three-

axis electronic compass.

Traback routing:

- Take the guesswork out of your return journey by using this feature to navigate the same route back to your starting point.

Wrist-based heart rate:

- Enhanced optical heart rate1 technology gauges the intensity of your fitness activities.

Stress tracking:

- Heart rate variability is used to calculate your stress level score, so you can see if you’re having a calm, balanced or stressful day.

Built-in sports apps:

- Use preloaded activity profiles for running, hiking, mountain biking, swimming and more.

Smart notifications:

- Receive emails, texts and alerts right on your watch when paired with a compatible smartphone. You can even respond to texts if you have an Android™ phone.

Pair for satellite communication:

- Pair Instinct with an inReach device (sold separately; active satellite subscription required) to view and send messages, get weather alerts on your wrist and trigger an SOS to the GEOS 24/7 emergency response team.

Pair with dog tracking devices:

- Connect with Astro® or Alpha® dog devices to receive dog status updates and alerts right on your wrist.



- Lens Material: Chemically Strengthened Glass

- Bezel Material: Fiber-Reinforced Polymer

- Case Material: Fiber-Reinforced Polymer

- Quickfit™ Watch Band Compatible: Yes (22 Mm)

- Strap Material: Silicone

- Physical Size: 45 X 45 X 15.3 Mm/Fits Wrists With A Circumference Of 132-224 Mm

- Display Size: Custom, Two-Window Design; 0.9” X 0.9” (23 X 23 Mm)

- Display Resolution: 128 X 128 Pixels

- Display Type: Monochrome, Sunlight-Visible, Transflective Memory-In-Pixel (Mip)

- Weight: 52 G

Battery Life:

- Smartwatch Mode: Up To 14 Days

- Gps Mode: Up To 16 Hours

- Ultratrac™ Mode: Up To 40 Hours

- Water Rating: 10 Atm

- Memory/History: 16 Mb

Clock Features:

- Time/Date: Yes

- Gps Time Sync: Yes

- Automatic Daylight Saving Time: Yes

- Alarm Clock: Yes

- Timer: Yes

- Stopwatch: Yes

- Sunrise/Sunset Times: Yes


- Gps: Yes

- Glonass: Yes

- Galileo: Yes

- Garmin Elevate™ Wrist Heart Rate Monitor: Yes

- Barometric Altimeter: Yes

- Compass: Yes

- Accelerometer: Yes

- Thermometer: Yes

Daily Smart Features:

- Connectivity: Bluetooth®, Ant+®

- Smart Notifications: Yes

- Text Response/Reject Phone Call With Text (Android™ Only): Yes

- Calendar: Yes

- Weather: Yes

- Controls Smartphone Music: Yes

- Find My Phone: Yes

- Find My Watch: Yes

- Virb® Remote: Yes

- Smartphone Compatibility: Iphone®, Android™

- Pairs With Garmin Connect™ Mobile: Yes

Safety And Tracking Features:

- Livetrack: Yes

Tactical Features:

- Stealth Mode: Yes

- Night Vision Mode: Yes

- Dual Grid Coordinates: Yes

Activity Tracking Features:

- Step Counter: Yes

- Move Bar (Displays On Device After A Period Of Inactivity; Walk For A Couple Of Minutes To Reset It): Yes

- Auto Goal (Learns Your Activity Level And Assigns A Daily Step Goal): Yes

- Sleep Monitoring (Monitors Total Sleep And Periods Of Movement Or Restful Sleep): Yes

- Calories Burned: Yes

- Floors Climbed: Yes

- Distance Traveled: Yes

- Intensity Minutes: Yes

- Trueup™: Yes

- Move Iq™: Yes

- All-Day Stress Tracking: Yes

Gym & Fitness Equipment:

- Available Gym Activity Profiles: Strength, Cardio And Elliptical Training, Stair Stepping, Floor Climbing, Indoor Rowing And Yoga

- Cardio Workouts: Yes

- Strength Workouts: Yes

- Automatic Rep Counting: Yes

Training, Planning And Analysis Features:

- Gps Speed And Distance: Yes

- Customizable Data Pages: Yes

- Customizable Activity Profiles: Yes

- Auto Pause®: Yes

- Interval Training: Yes

- Advanced Workouts: Yes

- Downloadable Training Plans: Yes

- Auto Lap®: Yes

- Manual Lap: Yes

- Configurable Lap Alerts: Yes

- Custom Alerts: Yes

- Audio Prompts: Yes

- Finish Time: Yes

- Virtual Partner: Yes

- Race An Activity: Yes

- Course Guidance: Yes

- Touch And/Or Button Lock: Yes

- Hot Keys: Yes

- Auto Scroll: Yes

- Activity History On Watch: Yes

- Physio Trueup: Yes

Heart Rate Features:

- Hr Zones: Yes

- Hr Alerts: Yes

- Hr Calories: Yes

- % Hr Max: Yes

- % Hrr: Yes

- Auto Max Hr: Yes

- Hr Broadcast (Broadcasts Hr Data Over Ant+™ To Paired Devices): Yes

Running Features:

- Available Run Profiles: Yes

Running, Treadmill Running, Indoor Track Running, Trail Running:

- Gps-Based Distance, Time And Pace: Yes

- Cadence (Provides Real-Time Number Of Steps Per Minute): Yes

- Run Workouts: Yes

- Foot Pod Capable: Yes

Outdoor Recreation Features:

- Available Outdoor Recreation Profiles: Yes

- Hiking, Climbing, Mountain Biking, Skiing, Snowboarding, Xc Skiing, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Rowing, Kayaking, Jumpmaster, Tactical

- Point-To-Point Navigation: Yes

- Bread Crumb Trail In Real Time: Yes

- Back To Start: Yes

- Tracback®: Yes

- Ultratrac Mode: Yes

- Elevation Profile: Yes

- Distance To Destination: Yes

- Barometric Trend Indicator With Storm Alert: Yes

- Trail Run Auto Climb: Yes

- Vertical Speed: Yes

- Total Ascent/Descent: Yes

- Future Elevation Plot: Yes

- Compatible With Basecamp™: Yes

- Gps Coordinates: Yes

- Sight ´N Go: Yes

- Area Calculation: Yes

- Projected Waypoint: Yes

- Sun And Moon Information: Yes

- Xero™ Locations: Yes

Cycling Features:

- Alerts (Triggers Alarm When You Reach Goals Including Time, Distance, Heart Rate Or Calories): Yes

- Courses: Yes

- Available Cycling Profiles: Yes

- Biking, Indoor Biking, Mountain Biking

- Race An Activity: Yes

- Speed And Cadence Sensor Support (With Sensor): Yes

- (Ant+® And Bluetooth® Smart Sensors)

Swimming Features:

- Available Swim Profiles: Yes

- Pool Swimming, Open Water Swimming

- Open-Water Swim Metrics (Distance, Pace, Stroke Count/Rate, Stroke Distance, Swim Efficiency (Swolf), Calories): Yes

- Pool Swim Metrics (Lengths, Distance, Pace, Stroke Count, Swim Efficiency (Swolf), Calories): Yes

- Stroke Type Detection (Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly) (Pool Swim Only): Yes

- Drill Logging (Pool Swim Only): Yes

- Basic Rest Timer (Up From 0) (Pool Swim Only): Yes

- Repeat On´´ Rest Timer (Pool Swim Only): Yes

- Pool Swim Workouts: Yes