You can now insert design to your exploration underwater and on the topside with all new Descent MK2S. Expanding its upcoming generation suite of dive merchandise, the new check out-style dive laptop comes in a scaled-down variety component alongside with hanging new colours.
It is intended with a new 1.2-inch colour sunlight-readable sapphire display and a 43mm situation. Strap possibilities include interchangeable QuickFit bands in silicone, leather, metal, and nylon. It proceeds to supply a complete-featured dive pc underwater and sophisticated multisport features previously mentioned water for both of those your worlds.
The Descent Mk2S supports various dive modes for single and various fuel dives. It also capabilities an underwater 3-axis compass and displays depth, dive time, temperature, NDL/TTS, ascent/descent prices, fuel blend, PO2, N2 loading, decompression/basic safety cease info, time-of-day, and more.
Customers can also store and review dive information for up to 200 dives on the view or check out them all on the new absolutely free companion Garmin Dive app. They can also map every dive activity these types of as base time and a map of floor entry and exit factors. Through the app’s discover device, divers can also research by a lot more than 2,700 dives internet sites from about the entire world.
Previously mentioned water, the Descent Mk2S doubles as a top quality multisport GPS smartwatch. It arrives with multi-GNSS aid, improved wrist-based heart rate monitoring, animated workouts in addition many sports activities profiles including a newly additional Surf profile.
Users can also observe their health and fitness all through the day with all-working day wellness monitoring features together with Pulse Oximeter for blood oxygen checking for improved Slumber Score, Stress Level and Human body Battery monitoring.
Other smartwatch functions contain notifications for phone calls, texts, and calendar alerts and extra2 appropriate on the wrist, Garmin Pay back for contactless payments, new music storage with compatible service help. The Descent Mk2S has a battery life of up to 7 days in smartwatch manner and up to 30 hrs in dive manner.
The Descent Mk2S is offered for S$1,499 listed here and all licensed retailers.
The Descent Mission
Subsequent the start of the Descent Mk2S, Garmin has also launched a CSR campaign to enable assist non-authorities firm Big Marine Vertebrates Investigate Institute Philippines’ (LAMAVE). The Descent Mission is made to assist marine exploration for the conservation of maritime megafauna and their habitats in Southeast Asia.
As a result of a committed The Descent Mission campaign, men and women will have the option to grow to be additional mindful of marine ecology nevertheless the pictures records from the campaign and LAMAVE study approaches. Through “The Descent Mission #EveryDiveCounts” Underwater Photograph Contest, Garmin invites diving fanatics of all amounts to lead their photographs of marine lifestyle to be populated as investigate details.
Each individual diver can be a Citizen Scientist by contributing valuable maritime lifestyle facts to LAMAVE’s #CitizenScience collaborative knowledge assortment and evaluation challenge with experienced experts by the platform iNaturalist. The gathered information can support LAMAVE’s research on maritime species this sort of as maritime turtles, whale sharks and manta rays, by giving information and facts on individuals and their distribution.
A star-studded panel judges manufactured up of renowned diving stars and award-winning underwater photographers will judge the entries. Divers can post underwater images of marine lifestyle on iNaturalist from now to 31 August 2021.
The finest entry for just about every country and the leading entries would contend for the regional award. All winners will get a Descent Mk2i and T1 transmitter well worth S$2,799.