Garmin

Garmin Descent G1

£479.99£569.99 A+ Eco-Rating

A dive computer from the Garmin Descent G1 range will quickly become your favourite thing to wear on your wrist. If you’re looking for a top-notch computer that also serves as a smartwatch for all your other activities, you’re going to be chuffed with this range.

Each model, from the versatile standard G1 to the energy-efficient G1 Solar, is designed to perfectly complement your lifestyle. Our instructors at The Fifth Point can’t stop talking about their reliability and adaptability.

And for those passionate about our oceans, the G1 Ocean model is awesome, made from recycled ocean-bound plastics it blends advanced technology with environmental responsibility. 😍

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The Honest Truth

Jim

Co-Founder
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The dive computers from the Garmin G1 range are impressive little machines. The fact that they’re a fully functional dive com PLUS have all the other features we know and love from Garmin for tracking sports, the bang for your buck is insane!

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NOTES FROM GARMIN ABOUT THEIR DESCENT G1 RANGE

Garmin’s Descent G1 range redefines the integration of dive computer and smartwatch technology. Each model in the series, including the standard G1, the solar-powered G1 Solar, and the eco-friendly G1 Ocean, offers unparalleled dive functionalities along with a suite of sports and fitness tracking features. The range is known for its durability, advanced GPS and multisport capabilities, and user-friendly interface. The G1 Ocean, in particular, stands out with its sustainable design using recycled ocean-bound plastics, reflecting Garmin’s commitment to environmental conservation.

COMPARE THE KEY FEATURES OF THE GARMIN DESCENT G1 RANGE
FEATURE Descent G1 Standard Descent G1 Solar Descent G1 Ocean
SLEEP SCORE AND INSIGHTS βœ“ βœ“ βœ“
BATTERY LIFE (SMARTWATCH MODE) Up to 21 days Up to 21 days/4 months with solar Up to 21 days/4 months with solar
DAILY SUGGESTED WORKOUTS βœ“ βœ“ βœ“
PULSE OX BLOOD OXYGEN SATURATION Yes (spot-check, during sleep, all day) Yes (spot-check, during sleep, all day) Yes (spot-check, and optionally all-day and in sleep)
GARMIN PAYβ„’ βœ“ βœ“ βœ“
TRAINING STATUS βœ“ βœ“ βœ“
WATCH DISPLAY TYPE Monochrome, sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
SOLAR CHARGING βœ“ βœ“
WATCH WATER RATING Dive (100 metres)
COMPARE THE SPECS OF THE GARMIN DESCENT G1 RANGE
SPECIFICATION Descent G1 Standard Descent G1 Solar Descent G1 Ocean
LENS MATERIAL Sapphire crystal Power Sapphire Sapphire crystal
BEZEL MATERIAL Fibre-reinforced polymer Fibre-reinforced polymer Fibre-reinforced ocean-bound plastic
CASE MATERIAL Fibre-reinforced polymer Fibre-reinforced polymer Fibre-reinforced ocean-bound plastic
QUICKFITβ„’ WATCH BAND COMPATIBLE βœ“ (22 m)
STRAP MATERIAL Silicone
PHYSICAL SIZE 45.5 x 45.5 x 15.2 mm
WEIGHT 61 g 66 g 61 g
DISPLAY SIZE Custom, two-window design: 23 x 23 mm (0.9β€³ x 0.9β€³)
DISPLAY RESOLUTION 176 x 176 pixels
BATTERY LIFE Dive Mode: Up to 25 hours
Smartwatch Mode: Up to 21 days
Battery Saver Watch Mode: Up to 48 days
GPS Mode: Up to 26 hours
Max Battery GPS Mode: Up to 56 hours
Expedition GPS Activity Mode: Up to 27 days
Dive Mode: Up to 25 hours
Smartwatch Mode: Up to 21 days/4 months with solar
Battery Saver Watch Mode: Up to 48 days/Unlimited with solar
GPS Mode: Up to 26 hours/39 hours with solar
Max Battery GPS Mode: Up to 56 hours/205 hours with solar
Expedition GPS Activity Mode: Up to 27 days/Unlimited with solar
Dive Mode: Up to 25 hours
Smartwatch Mode: Up to 21 days/4 months with solar
Battery Saver Watch Mode: Up to 48 days/Unlimited with solar
GPS: Up to 26 hours/39 hours with solar
Max Battery GPS Mode: Up to 56 hours/205 hours with solar
Expedition GPS Activity: Up to 27 days/Unlimited with solar
CHARGING METHOD Garmin proprietary clip charger
MEMORY/HISTORY 32 MB
GARMIN G1 DIVE COMPUTER SPECS
FEATURE Specification
DIVE ACTIVITY MAXIMUM OPERATING DEPTH 100 metres
DECOMPRESSION MODEL BΓΌhlmann ZHL-16c with gradient factors
GAS MIXES Air, Nitrox and Trimix up to 100% O2; 1 bottom gas and up to 11 deco and/or backup gases
PO2 Up to 2.0 with customisable deco PO2 setting
CUSTOM END-DIVE TIMEOUT βœ“ (20s to 10 m)
SAFETY STOP βœ“ (customisable off/3min/5min)
DEEP STOPS βœ“ (using custom gradient factors)
CUSTOMISABLE CONSERVATISM βœ“ (low/medium/high or custom using gradient factors)
DIVE PLANNER βœ“ (basic NDL + multi-gas deco planner)
BACKLIGHT βœ“ (configurable time and intensity; auto-on at depth)
ALERTS & ALARMS Audible and vibration alarms for ascent rate, PO2, CNS/OTU, NDL, deco, gas switching. Customisable (up to 40) audible and/or vibration per dive mode, based on depth or time
3-AXIS DIVE COMPASS βœ“ (with adjustable heading, quick change to 90R, 90L and reciprocal). Indicates degrees and direction back to set heading
MISSED DECO LOCKOUT βœ“ (can be disabled prior to dive with user acknowledgement)
RESIDUAL TISSUE LOADING RESET βœ“ (on the surface with user acknowledgement)
SURFACE DIVER STATUS WIDGET βœ“ (surface interval, N2/HE loading, CNS, OTU and tissue compartment status)
OTHER ACTIVITIES TRACKED BY THE GARMIN DESCENT G1 RANGE
ACTIVITY PROFILE Activities
GYM Strength, HIIT, Cardio and Elliptical Training, Stair Stepping, Floor Climbing, Indoor rowing
MULTISPORT Swimming/Running
WELLNESS Walking, Pilates, Yoga
INDOOR RUNNING Treadmill Running, Indoor Track Running
OUTDOOR RUNNING Running, Trail Running
OUTDOOR RECREATION Hiking, Indoor Climbing, Bouldering, Climbing, Hunting, Horseback Riding
CYCLING Biking, Road biking, Mountain Biking, Gravel biking, Bike commuting, Bike touring, eBiking, eMountain Biking, Indoor Biking
SWIM Pool Swimming, Open Water Swimming
ON THE WATER Stand Up Paddleboarding, Rowing, Kayaking, Surfing, Kiteboarding, Windsurfing, Fishing, Boating
RACKET SPORTS Tennis
SNOW & WINTER Skiing, Snowboarding, XC Classic Skiing, Snowshoeing
OTHER ACTIVITY PROFILES Tactical

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