First and foremost, each fēnix 6 model in this Garmin smartwatch lineup is loaded with sport-specific smarts. Second, the fēnix 6 family tree is pretty extensive, consisting of 4 different SKUs (models) that come in 3 different sizes, which comes out to 11 separate watches (fēnix 6X does not offer a standard model).
In this article, we're focusing on the benefits of the models—what each one has to offer you from the wrist. If you want a more thorough understanding of the fēnix 6 series as a whole, jump your dauntless self over to this article.
fēnix 6 SKUs include the fēnix 6 (standard), Pro, Sapphire, and Pro Solar. And in a nutshell, the differences are as follows:
fēnix 6 (standard)
Loaded with extensive, to say the least, design, tracking, training, and health-monitoring features.
fēnix 6 Pro
The Pro version adds music compatibility, maps, and Wi-Fi connectivity.
fēnix 6 Sapphire
Everything you get with the Pro with a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal lens on top.
fēnix 6 fēnix Pro Solar
Adds solar-charging technology to your fēnix 6 battery life.
Yup. It's all in there. The fēnix 6 family of fitness GPS watches is loaded—and then some!
You bet. From the fēnix 6S to the fēnix 6X Pro Solar, you have options for managing your battery life!
With 3 size options—fēnix 6S, 6, and 6X—there's one for every wrist!
Every fēnix 6 comes with multi-GNSS for tracking in the most challenging environments—every one!
Roger that. Count on Bluetooth® Smart, ANT+®—and even Wi-Fi® in the fēnix 6 Pro, Sapphire, and Pro Solar!
Um, yeah. The entire fēnix 6 series of outdoor watches is tested to U.S. military standards and have scratch-resistant displays.
The sport-specific savvy of the fēnix 6 pairs perfectly with your dogged determination. Off the charts in terms of design, tracking, training, health monitoring, and more, the fēnix 6 has the advanced features you want on-wrist—for everything from trial running to stand up paddleboarding. Check out this premium package of goodies that comes standard in this model:
The ruggedly sophisticated fēnix 6 Pro offers everything the standard fēnix 6 provides, plus upgrades in mapping, connectivity, training features, activity profiles, and on-watch music storage. Here's what you get with the Pro:
The rugged and stylish fēnix 6 Sapphire offers everything the standard fēnix 6 provides, plus upgrades in mapping, connectivity, training features, activity profiles, and on-watch music storage. And beyond the fēnix 6 Pro, it sports a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal lens for maximum durability and more color options to choose from. Here's what you get with the Sapphire:
The fēnix 6 Pro Solar offers everything the standard fēnix 6 provides, plus upgrades in mapping, connectivity, training features, activity profiles, and on-watch music storage. Additionally, beyond the Pro and Sapphire models, the Pro Solar gives you a solar-charing battery. Here's what you get with the Pro Solar: