Garmin fenix vs Forerunner 910XT Comparison Review

Garmin fenix vs 910XT is our side by side comparison between these 2 highly advanced gps watches. While both watches are aimed at different niches (fenix – hiking, climbing, ultra sports, general outdoors | 910XT – multi-sport including running, biking, and swimming) you will find features and functionality that overlap. Compare the units to find the best fit for your interests.


Garmin fenix

Garmin Forerunner 910XT


Retail: $400.00

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Retail: $449.95

Forerunner 910XT

Colors Black Black


2.9 oz

2.5 oz

PC Interface



Wireless Capabilities ANT+ & Bluetooth

Pair with:

External Temperature Sensor

Heart Rate Monitor

Speed/Cadence Bike Sensor

New Foot Pod


Pair with:

Heart Rate Monitor

Foot Pod

Bike Speed/Cadence Sensor

Tanita BC-1000 Body Composition Scale

Display Transflective, Monochrome LCD

Mineral Glass Lens

LED Backlight

70 x 70 pixels

Button Navigation

Monochrome LCD

1.3″ x 0.8″ Screen

Backlight for Night Time Use

160 x 100 Pixels

Button Navigation

Battery Type

Rechargeable Lithium-ion

Battery Life:

GPS Mode – Up to 50 Hours

Sensor Mode – Up to 3 Weeks

Watch Mode – Up to 6 Weeks

Rechargeable Lithium-ion

Battery Life:

Up to 20 Hours

Water Resistant

Yes – To 50M Depth

Yes – To 50M Depth


1000 Waypoints/50 Routes

Track Log: 10,000 Points/100 Saved Tracks

1000 Laps / 100 Waypoints

Unique Advanced Features TracBack – Watch will guide you back along a previously recorded tracklog

Use BaseCamp to plan trips and adventures

Wireless Communication – Allows you to share tracks, waypoints, routes, etc. with other compatible devices

Virtual Racer – Allows you to compete against other activities

Swim Metrics – Record your stroke type, stroke count, and pool lengths

Training Effect – Watch will measure the impact of designated activity on your aerobic fitness








Watch Functions Time — Date — Alarm — Timer — Chronograph — Chimes — Vibration — World Clock (Display multiple time zones at once)
Features Use with Garmin Connect

New Indoor Mode


Pre-Loaded Basemap w/20MB Memory

Barometric Altimeter for accurate elevation information

Barometer shows you changes in the barometric air pressure

Compass – Tilt compensated, 3-axis electronic compass will keep your bearing whether you are moving or not

Temperature gauge

Pre-Loaded Basemap with 20 MB Memory


Hunt/Fish Calendar

Sun and Moon Information

Area Calculation

Custom Points of Interest

Use with Garmin Connect

Barometric Altimeter

Automatic data sync with your computer

Virtual Partner – Train against a digital person

Courses – Allows you to compete against your previous activities

Auto Pause – Pause and Resume based on speed

Auto Lap – Programmable to start a new lap based on distance

Auto Scroll – Cycle through data screens during a workout

Multi-Sport – Easy to switch between sports

Advanced Workouts – Custom Workouts

Alarm Triggers – Based on pace or time/distance

Vibration Alert

Interval Training

Heart-rate based calorie computation

Compatible with 3rd party ANT+ Power Meters (Data computed approx. 1 per second)

Shock Resistant

What’s in the Box fenix Outdoor GPS Watch

USB Cable

AC Adapter with Plug


Forerunner 910XT GPS Watch

USB Ant+ Stick

AC Charger

Charging Clip

Expander Strap



Retail: $400.00

Click Here for More Info/Buy


Retail: $449.95

Forerunner 910XT