Dive Computer Garmin Descent MK1The Dive Computer Garmin Descent MK1 is a high-end Garmin dive computer, to be more precise it is a high-quality combination of fitness tracker and dive computer, just the best of two worlds..
The Garmin Descent MK1 dive computer attends your sport activities both underwater as a dive computer also on the surface as a Garmin Multisport Watch or Garmin Fitness Tracker with various functions and heart rate monitor.
As a dive computer is the Garmin Descent MK1 at eye level with other high-quality dive computers of much more experienced manufacturers such as Suunto, Uwatec or Mares. Because the Garmin Descent MK1 offers suitable diving modes for normal sport diving with air, and also supports diving with nitrox, technical diving with several gases or with trimix and even apnea diving. The Garmin Dive Computer Descent MK1 can monitor up to 6 different gas mixtures, with up to 100% O2.
In order for you to be safe underwater, the Garmin Descent MK1 dive computer is based on the reliable Bühlmann ZHL 16c algorithm for precise calculations and accurate data. Visual and audible alarms help you to avoid mistakes and dangers while diving. With the Diving Computer Garmin Descent MK1 you can navigate underwater and above the water surface by using the precise digital 3-axis compass, and on the surface by using the altimeter, barometer and the compass, and the highly sensitive GPS and GLONASS satellite tracking. Thus, you can always mark precisely your entry and exit points. In addition, the Garmin dive computer Descent MK1 provides you with detailed maps in color, for even easier orientation on the surface.
These accurate and reliable navigation can of course be used not only for diving but for all other sports, because as a Multisport watch the Garmin Descent MK1 offers many different sports modes, such as running, climbing, hiking, paddling, skiing, Swimming, SUP, cycling and many more. And like any other high-quality Garmin Fenix sports watch, Garmin Descent MK1 uses the Garmin ElevateTM technology, to measure your heart rate directly on the wrist. Thus, the Garmin Descent MK1 is not only a high-quality Garmin dive computer, but also an extremely efficient Garmin sports watch with heart rate monitoring.
As a Garmin multisport watch, the Garmin Descent MK1 offers a variety of tools that allow you to track and evaluate your athletic performance on the Garmin Descent MK1 Multisport watch with Dive Computer, such as Running Efficiency Values, Fitness Tracker and more, so you can create and follow your workout plans and monitor your progress.
For all sports where you can use the Garmin fitness tracker and dive computer Descent MK1, the Garmin Descent MK1 supports you with valuable planning functions, so you are always well prepared for your sporting activities.
And to give you a good overview of your athletic performance, and to hold on to it and share it with like-minded people, the Descent MK1 Garmin Dive Computer offers a variety of connectivity options so you can upload your data to your smartphone or tablet via Garmin Connect in order to share your information with a community, or to let your family watch your sports activities live and track you directly.
You will also like the modern design and the cool look of the Garmin multisport watch with diving computer Garmin Descent MK1. High-quality materials such as steel, silicone or titanium have been used to create a modern and compact sports watch and dive computer, which you can also wear in everyday life. You can choose between the Garmin Descent MK1 with steel bezel with silicone strap and the Garmin Descent MK1 with titanium bezel, so a titanium dive computer or titanium sports watch with brushed titanium bracelet. Both variants of the Garmin Descent MK1 use high-quality sapphire crystal to optimally protect the high-resolution, color Garmin Chroma Display ™ with LED backlighting.
And if you ever need a change, you can easily change the bracelet of the dive computer Garmin Descent MK1 thanks to the QuickFit system with matching bracelets, or change the design of the display with the appropriate app from the Connect IQ Shop. By the way, as a dive computer, the Garmin Descent MK1 may need a longer wristband when worn over the diving suit, and you can use the special, longer Garmin QuickFit wristband for dive computers, which is easy to replace without tools.
To avoid annoying battery changes, the Garmin sports watch with dive computer Descent MK1 is powered by an efficient rechargeable battery that can be easily and quickly charged with the included charger lead, and it lasts in dive mode up to 40 hours, in watch mode up to 21 days, in the smartwatch Mode for up to 12 days and GPS mode for up to 20 days.
An incredible Garmin dive computer combined with a powerful Garmin multisport watch, the Garmin Descent MK1 offers you all that, packed in high quality materials, with a modern design and many practical and innovative tools and features.
And if you are still not sure whether this is the right sports watch or the right dive computer for you, take a look at our online dive shop. In our Divestore you will find a wide range of sports watches, dive computers, and fitness trackers, from Suunto watches and Suunto dive computers, to Uwatec dive computers, Mares dive computers, apnea dive computers or dive computers with transmitters.
Material watch glass: sapphire crystal
Material bezel: stainless steel / titanium
Housing material: fiber reinforced polymer
Watchstraps: yes, about 26cm, with QuickFit ™ system for replacement
Bracelet material: silicone / titanium
Size: 51 x 51 x 17.8 mm
Weight: Stainless Steel with Silicone Strap: 101 g / Titanium with Silicone Strap: 94 g / Titanium with Titanium Strap: 145 g
Waterproof: up to 10 bar (up to 100 meters compliant EN13319)
Display: transflective MIP display (Memory in Pixel), colored, 30.4mm diameter, easy to read even in direct sunlight
Display resolution: 240 x 240 pixels
Battery life: in dive mode Up to 40 hours / in watch mode up to 21 days / in smartwatch mode up to 12 days / in GPS / RF activity mode up to 20 hours / in UltraTrac ™ mode up to 30 hours
Memory capacity: 16 GB
Other functions: clock functions with date and GPS time synchronization, automatic summer time, alarm, timer, stopwatch
Satellite tracking: GPS and GLONASS
Other tools: barometric altimeter, 3-axis compass, gyroscope, thermometer, accelerometer, depth gauge
Heart rate measurement: with Garmin Elevate ™ wrist pulse measurement technology
Connectivity: Bluetooth® Smart, ANT +®, Wi-Fi®
Connect IQ ™ (downloadable display designs, data fields, widgets and apps)
Other Smart Tools: Smart Notifications, Calendar, Weather, Music, Mobile Phone Tracking, VIRB® Remote
Smartphone Compatibility: iPhone®, Android ™, Windows®
App Compatibility: Compatible with Garmin Connect ™ Mobile
Maximum depth: 100 meters (EN-13319)
Dive modes: Single gas mode, Multi gas mode, Gauge mode, Apnea mode, Apnea hunting mode
Number of gas mixtures: 6 (1 bottom gas and up to 5 decompression and / or backup gases)
Nitrox: yes, up to 100%, PO2 up to 1.6 customizable
Air integration: no
Additional features: Scheduling mode, automatically start / stop dive, custom dive completion time limit (20s to 10m), Deeps stops, customizable conservatism, automatic altitude adjustment, no-fly time with 24 countdown,
Safety stop: yes, customizable
Lighting: Yes (configurable time and intensity, automatically switched on in depth)
Navigation: with 3-axis compass, automatically saving the dive's submerge / emergence positions
Connectivity: Dive logbook syncs with Garmin Connect ™ and Garmin Connect ™ Mobile
Alarms: customizable, visual and audible for ascent rate, PO2, CNS / OTU, no decompression, gas change.
Other optional features include missed-decompression lockout, residual tissue load reset, surface interval, N2 / HE strain, CNS, OTU, and tissue status
Sport Tools: Pedometer, Inactivity Bar, Auto Target, Sleep Monitoring, Calorie Consumption, Floors Up, Distance traveled, Intensity minutes,
Pre-instaled sports modes: Gym activity profiles, running, cycling, swimming, golf, hiking, mountaineering, mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, stand up paddling, rowing, jumpmasters, tactical missions
Navigation on the surface
Orientation: altimeter, barometer, compass, gyroscope, GPS and Glonass satellite guide
Customizable alerts, audio calls, end time, Virtual Partner, Virtual Racer ™, automatic and manual multisport activities