Garmin Fenix Chronos vs Polar FT60

Garmin Fenix Chronos Polar FT60

Basic Info

Wear TypeWristbandWristband
Price$79999$19999Polar FT60 is 4.0x cheaper

Activity & Fitness

Activity Yes NoGarmin Fenix Chronos tracks your activity
Calories Yes YesBoth show estimated calories burned
Sleep Yes NoGarmin Fenix Chronos monitors your sleep pattern
Heart Rate / Pulse Yes YesBoth have heart rate tracking
Distance Yes YesBoth track your stride length
Steps Yes NoGarmin Fenix Chronos tracks and measures your steps
Stairs / Floors Yes NoGarmin Fenix Chronos has built-in altimeter for elevation feature
Exercise Tagging Yes YesBoth have exercise tagging feature
Smart Coach Yes YesBoth can help with smart coaching
Goal Setting Yes YesBoth can help with your goals setting
Inactivity Alertn/a NoBoth don't have inactivity alerts

Additional Features

GPS Yes YesBoth have integrated GPS modules
Compassn/an/aBoth don't have a compass
Watch / Clock Yes YesBoth have watch
Alarm Clock Yes YesBoth have alarm clock
Reminders No YesPolar FT60 has a reminder option
Stopwatch Yes YesBoth have stopwatch
Music Playbackn/a NoBoth don't have music playback
ReportsActivity, Sleep

Smartphone Remote Features

Notifications Yes NoIf you get a phone notification, Garmin Fenix Chronos make an alert for you
Caller ID No NoBoth don't show caller ID notification
Music Control Yes NoGarmin Fenix Chronos allows control smartphone music player
Call Controln/a NoBoth don't have call control
Camera Controln/a NoBoth don't have camera control
Find Phonen/a NoBoth don't have a find phone feature


Duration8 days365 daysPolar FT60 battery life is about 45.6 times longer
Battery TypeRechargeable BatteryReplaceable Cell Battery

Physical Specs

Weather Resistance Yes Yes
Waterproof Yes No
IP Ratingn/an/a
Weight186 grams20 gramsPolar FT60 is 166.0 g lighter

User Interface

DisplayLCD ScreenLCD Screen
Display Sizen/an/a
Screen Resolution n/a n/a
Color Displayn/a No
Touch Screenn/a No


Android Yes NoGarmin Fenix Chronos is compatibles with Android phones and tablets
iOS Yes NoGarmin Fenix Chronos can connect with iPhones or iPads
OS X/Mac No YesPolar FT60 compatibles with MacBooks and iMacs
Windows Phone Yes NoGarmin Fenix Chronos compatibles with a range of Windows Phone devices
Windows No YesPolar FT60 allows you to locate your phone
Web Portal Yes YesBoth have access to online web portal
Social Featuresn/a NoBoth don't have social features


Bluetooth Yes NoOnly Garmin Fenix Chronos has a built-in Bluetooth connection option
Wi-Fi No NoBoth don't have Wi-Fi connection
NFC No NoBoth don't have NFC connectivity
ANT+ Yes NoOnly Garmin Fenix Chronos has ANT+ wireless technology
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