Press Releases

Garmin® refreshes its popular handheld GPSMAP® series, introduces larger display, improved access to BirdsEye Satellite imagery and more

September 5, 2018
Outdoor
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced two additions to the trusted and top-selling outdoor GPS handheld series – the GPSMAP 66s and the GPSMAP 66st. These updated premium handhelds bring expanded…
Retrofit Glass Flight Displays

Garmin announces availability of TXi, GTN and GFC software upgrades

August 31, 2018
Aviation
Adds descent VNAV, G500 TXi compatibility with G5 & GFC 500 and more
August 31, 2018 – Garmin is pleased to announce the availability of multiple software upgrades and approvals across several products including the GTN 650/750 touchscreen navigators, the G500 TXi/G600 TXi and G500/G600 flight displays, as well as the GFC 600 & GFC 500 autopilots. Additionally,…

Garmin® confirms September 28 dividend payment

August 31, 2018
Corporate
SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) board of directors has established September 28, 2018 as the payment date for the next dividend installment of $0.53 per share with a record date of September 14, 2018. At the 2018 annual shareholders’…

Garmin® announces new colors for popular vívomove HR hybrid smartwatch and vívoactive® 3 Music smartwatch

August 30, 2018
Sports & Fitness, Wearables
Garmin International, Inc. today announced new color options for the vívomove HR hybrid smartwatch and the vívoactive 3 Music smartwatch. vívomove HR With its hidden smart screen and real, ticking precision hands that dynamically move out of the way when the user gets alerts, the fashionable…
Garmin vivosmart 4 (Photo: Business Wire)

Introducing the Garmin® vívosmart 4: A sleek activity tracker with Pulse Ox and energy monitoring

August 30, 2018
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Wearables
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the vívosmart 4, a slim, smart activity tracker1 that introduces a wrist-based pulse ox2 sensor. This allows customers to gauge their blood oxygen saturation…

Garmin® introduces Astro® 900 GPS dog tracking system for Canada and the U.S.

August 29, 2018
Outdoor
Garmin International, Inc. today announced the Astro 900 handheld and T 9 dog device, designed for approved use in Canada and the U.S. Using the 900 Mhz radio frequency, the Astro 900 is a GPS and GLONASS dog tracking handheld that can track up to 20 dogs at a range of up to five miles, and can…

Garmin® acquires FltPlan.com, a leading electronic flight planning and services provider

August 29, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation, Corporate
SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) today announced that it has acquired Flight Plan LLC (FltPlan), a privately held provider of electronic flight planning, scheduling, and trip support services, including the popular website FltPlan.com and…

Introducing the RV-IN1501 integrated infotainment system powered by Garmin® Navigation and FUSION® Entertainment

August 24, 2018
Automotive
Garmin International today announced the new RV-IN1501 touchscreen infotainment system for motorized recreational vehicles (RVs). The system packs an edge-to-edge 15-inch integrated touchscreen display that merges world-class RV specific Garmin navigation, and exceptional high-quality multi-zone…
Garmin ví­vofit jr. 2 with Disney Princess bands and app adventure. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® and Disney introduce the vívofit® jr. 2 kid’s fitness tracker and interactive mobile app featuring Disney Princess

August 22, 2018
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Wearables
New line of kids wearables features bands, games and activities inspired by beloved Disney Princess characters and stories
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the vívofit jr. 2 kid’s fitness tracker1 with Disney Princess-themed bands and mobile app. So much more than a fitness device, the vívofit jr. 2 provides kids…

Garmin® expands cost-effective navigation databases to include South America

August 14, 2018
Aviation
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the addition of new, cost-effective Garmin Navigation Database information for South America. This database will soon be available in the newly expanded Americas…