If you take a fitness tracker and blend it with music, you might come up with Garmin’s Vivoactive 3 smartwatch. Yes, music makes running easier and you can have your workouts tracked on this GPS smartwatch.

Yes, Garmin has sports watches equipped with a built-in music player. The Forerunner 645 and Vivoactive 3 let you download music files from your computer to your smartwatch. Also, you can get it paired with Bluetooth headphones to listen to your favourite music tracks while running or gymming.

What's New for You?

The good news is the Garmin Vivoactive 3 is coming with “On-Board” storage and music-streaming access that allow you leave your smartphone behind at home and run without a Bluetooth headphone.

Additionally, you can have quick access to music controls by pressing its button given at the side of the watch. The functions like a skip through tracks and change music playlists can be controlled through this single button on this Garmin update device.

Now, you have room for 500 songs in your Garmin Vivoactive 3 watch along with music-streaming service that is currently not live but may be enabled soon with the arrival of Connect IQ 3.0.

There's also support for iHeart Radio, but it might be risky for Garmin to offer this service as iHeartRadio owner recently booked for bankruptcy, so Garmin is presently open to alternatives, for more details you can take some help from Garmin support manuals.

Unlimited Music, But Solid Functionality

The new & updated Vivoactive 3 Music smartwatch offers ability to play, store and control music tracks while running or working out in a gym. The Vivoactive 3 watch functionality is based on the standard Garmin smartwatch model.

All Garmin watch offer GPS tracking for your workout routines, heart rate and creating customized routines for physical workouts. It has more to offer you with its preloaded 15 sports apps for – yoga, swimming, running, and cycling.

Plus, it's easy to pair them with a smartphone to get alerts and notifications. And, both the versions – Garmin Vivoactive 3 and Garmin Forerunner 645 – come with Garmin Pay facility, which is more like a secure payment system for company devices.

Garmin Forerunner Vs. Vivoactive 3

Unlike Garmin’s Forerunner watch series, the newly launched Vivoactive 3 Music is more targeted on urbanites and it's a do-it-all device, which one can wear all day long – at the gym, home, office, shopping store and all places wherever you go.

Even it's good to wear at night because of the inclusion of Sleep Monitoring functionality in the Garmin watches. Don't worry, this watch is waterproof and safe to wear while swimming and bathing and has a battery life of maximum 7 days in smartwatch mode, and 5 hours in GPS & Music mode.


So, what more can you expect from a smartwatch? It has a tracker, music, voice control, and so many other features to ease your life. Well, if you find this watch okay to have on your wrist, it can be fine for you to give an urgent call to Garmin support centre to have complete details on Garmin Vivoactive 3 smartwatch.

Perhaps, it will also great to get information from online resources like blogs and news articles. With more advanced features & music, the Vivoactive 3 can be considered the best Garmin watch till date.

Need Help

If you are facing any technical glitches with your Garmin Smartwatches and finding no way to fix the issues, then you need to get in touch with Garmin tech support service for immediate help. You can get instant help for all types of Garmin GPS device issues and get them resolved in minutes with the help of technical experts.

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