Singapore, 4 December 2019 — Garmin Singapore today announced the Legacy Hero and Saga Series, two collections of two special edition GPS smartwatches inspired by Captain Marvel and Captain America: The First Avenger and the Resistance’s hero, Rey, and iconic villain, Darth Vader.
From engraved slogans to bezels adorned with character insignias, each design element pays tribute to these favorite Marvel and Star Wars characters.and encourages fans to “Find Their Power.”
“Garmin couldn’t be more excited to once again collaborate with Marvel on these special edition smartwatches,” said Mr. Engelhard (Al) Sundoro, Managing Director, Garmin South Asia and India. “When we launched the Marvel-themed vívofit jr.’s, we realized that the parents buying them were almost as excited about the product as their kids. Identifying with heroes and aspiring for greatness is something for all ages, and the Legacy Hero Series delivers on that in a subtle, elegant way.”
Inspired by both her suit and photon energy, the Captain Marvel smartwatch features a premium, “Danvers blue” leather band with a light gold bezel representing Carol Danvers’ amazing Binary Form. The Kree insignia is printed on the lens, and the case back of the watch is engraved with Captain Marvel’s famous challenge, “Higher, further, faster.” This one-of-a-kind smartwatch is further brought to life with character-themed watch faces, goal animations, and a Captain Marvel Garmin ConnectTM app experience with exclusive badges, Carol Danvers-inspired avatars and more. The Captain Marvel smartwatch has up to a 7-day battery life in smartwatch mode, features a 40mm display, and comes with an additional “Danvers blue” silicone band in the box.
In a nod to Captain America’s patriotism and his military background, the First Avenger smartwatch features a premium tactical leather band with a textured nubuck leather interior modeled after Steve Rogers’ vintage 1940s military gear. Midnight blue details and a brushed stainless steel bezel pay homage to the hero’s signature Vibranium shield. The case back of the watch is engraved with First Avenger’s famous boast, “I can do this all day.” This one-of-a-kind smartwatch is further brought to life with character-themed watch faces, goal animations, and a First Avenger Garmin Connect app experience with exclusive badges, First Avenger-inspired avatars and more. The First Avenger smartwatch has up to an 8-day battery life in smartwatch mode, features a 45mm display, and comes with an additional midnight blue silicone band in the box. It can be worn on your right wrist or… on your left. Available now on Garmin.com, MSRP $399.99.
“We’re excited to have two of Marvel’s most iconic characters integrated into this cutting-edge experience with Garmin’s new collection,” said Josh Silverman, EVP, Global Product Commercialization, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. “With these special edition smartwatches, everyone can have a wearable reminder of the never-give-up spirit of Captain Marvel and Captain America.”
The premium Jedi-inspired white leather band is modeled after Rey’s iconic Star Wars: The Rise of the Skywalker style. The Jedi insignia is engraved on a silver bezel, symbolic of Rey’s lightsaber, and her inspirational quote, “Nothing’s impossible” is emblazoned on the case back. This special edition smartwatch includes character-themed watch faces, goal animations, and a Jedi-themed Garmin Connect app experience that brings one of the galaxy’s greatest heroes to life with character-influenced visuals, exclusive badges, Rey-inspired avatars and more. The Rey Special Edition smartwatch has a battery life of up to seven days in smartwatch mode, features a 40mm watch case, and comes with an additional white silicone band in the box.
Every aspect of this smartwatch is inspired by Darth Vader, starting with its premium black leather band with Sith-red stitching and textured gray nubuck leather interior. The dark slate durasteel bezel is textured with details inspired by Vader’s TIE Advanced X1 cockpit, with his ominous quote, “Rule the galaxy,” emblazoned on the case back. This special edition smartwatch is further brought to life with character-themed watch faces, goal animations, and a Sith-inspired Garmin Connect app experience with character-influenced visuals, exclusive badges, Darth Vader-inspired avatars and more. The Darth Vader smartwatch has a battery life of up to eight days in smartwatch mode, features a 45mm watch case, and comes with an additional black silicone band in the box.
Beyond the looks and the lore, both Legacy Hero and Saga Series are packed with the latest Garmin wellness features, including:
The Legacy Hero and Saga Series are available for purchase from XX December 2019 at a suggested retail price of SGD 629 at Garmin Brand Store located at 360 Orchard Road, #01-15, International Building and all Garmin authorised retailers.
The Legacy Hero and Saga Series are the latest innovation from the ever-expanding Garmin fitness segment that develops technologies to enhance and promote healthy and active lifestyles. Whether users are runners, cyclists, swimmers, multi-sport athletes, or simply looking to stay active throughout the day, there is a Garmin product that can help them reach their health and fitness goals.
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2 See Garmin.com/ataccuracy
3 When paired with a compatible smartphone; see Garmin.com/ble
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