Garmin Instinct 2S Solar GPS Smartwatch

All-day health monitoring with a 2 year guarantee included


All about this product



Whatever you do, own it with the Instinct 2S Solar from Garmin. This rugged GPS smartwatch is tough enough to keep up with you, unique enough to fit your style, and comes with solar charging capabilities for unlimited battery life when in smartwatch mode. Built to be thermal, shock and water-resistant up to 100 meters, the fibre reinforced polymer case adds strength and durability, with the scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass display proves high-contrast enough to read in bright sunlight, so you can take on life’s unlimited possibilities


If you've never been one to follow the beaten path — then the Instinct 2S Solar has you covered. You can track your adventures thanks to the built-in 3-axis compass and barometric altimeter, plus multiple global navigation satellite systems such as GPS, GLONASS and Galileo that can help guide through more challenging terrain.


Live the ultimate connected life with smart notifications, Garmin Pay and Connect IQ compatibility. Do more of what you love with preloaded activity profiles for running, biking, swimming, fishing and strength training. Get to understanding your body better with all-day health monitoring for energy levels, stress, sleep, Pulse Ox and more. VO2 Max and other training features help you track your overall cardiovascular fitness directly from the device and from the Garmin Connect app, meaning you can stay on top of your aerobic fitness at the touch of a button.

Technical details

Ideal use:

Outdoor adventures, fitness tracking


Lens: Scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass

Case: Fiber-reinforced polymer for durability

Key features:

Thermal, shock, and water resistance (up to 100 meters)

Multiple global navigation satellite systems

3-axis compass and barometric altimeter

Solar charging capabilities

Preloaded activity profiles

All-day health monitoring

Connect IQ compatibility

Smart notifications

Garmin Pay

VO2 Max

Tech specs:

Connectivity: Bluetooth

Battery life:

Smartwatch Mode: Unlimited (with solar charging)

GPS Mode: 48 hours (when solar charging)



GPS features
ANT+ compatible, Alert, Auto pause, Automatic routing, Barometer/altimeter, Base map, Calorie counter, Camera, Compass, GLONASS, GPS function, Interval training, Live tracking, NFC, Power meter compatible, Pre-loaded maps, SOS message, Send (preset) SMS/e-mail message, Smart notifications, Touchscreen, Travelled distance, VO2 max, Water resistant, Waterproof, Weather forecast, Wi-Fi
Display size
Custom, two-window design; 0.79? x 0.79? (20 x 20 mm)
Battery info
Rechargeable internal lithium-ion
Battery life
Smartwatch Mode: Unlimited (with solar charging) - GPS Mode: 48 hours (when solar charging)


Weight (g)
Dimensions (cm)
In package
USB charging/data cable/Documentation/instructions

Other features

Ideal For
Backpacking, Bushcraft, Camping, Climbing, CrossTraining, Cycling, Fitness, Hiking, Marathon, Mountaineering, Outdoor sports, Running, Skiing, Sport climbing, Trail Running, Travel, Trekking, Winter Climbing, Winter sports
Electronics & Gadget Type
Smart Watches
Outdoor accessories
Product Code
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About this brand

Garmin brand page header

Garmin products are world renowned for their accuracy, durability, build quality and attractive design. For more than 25 years Garmin has pioneered new GPS navigation and wireless devices designed for people who live an active lifestyle. From Garmin’s roots in aviation and marine, where accuracy is critical for safety, Garmin is now a household name. Garmin products are as diverse as activity trackers, sport watches, outdoor handhelds, cycling computers and sat navs, all made to enhance customers’ lives.


For athletes and outdoor adventurers, Garmin fēnix® 5 Plus is the high-performance way to beat yesterday and bring your maps and music along. This rugged, premium-crafted multisport GPS watch features colour TOPO maps with Trendline™ popularity routing, so you can find and follow the best paths. It can store up to 500 songs for phone-free listening and includes wrist-based heart rate, smart notifications and the Garmin Pay™ contactless payment solution.


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