Suunto unveils Suunto 7 Smartwatch, integrates leading sports expertise into everyday life with Wear OS by Google™

Suunto 7 Smartwatch Integrates Leading Sports Expertise Into Everyday Life with Wear OS by Google™

The long-awaited next generation of Suunto arrives with the reveal of the new Suunto 7, a premium smartwatch that combines Suunto’s versatile sports expertise with the helpful smart features from Wear OS by Google™. Powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon Wear™ 3100 Platform, the Suunto 7 delivers a seamless integration of Wear OS by Google™ for an experience that supports sports and daily activities in one, streamlined interface.

Key Features:

  • Sports experience offers 70+ sport modes, from running and cycling to skiing and surfing, with accurate exercise tracking. It includes music controls on the watch and access to the Suunto app for detailed training insights; while delivering up to 12 hours of battery life in continuous GPS Tracking mode.
  • Offline outdoor maps with built-in Suunto Heatmaps across 15 activities allow users to always find their way and discover the best training routes, even without their phone or any network connectivity.
  • Wear OS by Google makes daily activities easier with Google Fit™, Google Assistant™, Google Pay™, and thousands of apps available from Google Play™, plus essential features like notifications, calendar updates, and weather forecasts.
  • Adventure-proof design tested in Finland to be shock-proof, water-proof, and dirt-proof.
Suunto 7 Smartwatch Integrates Leading Sports Expertise Into Everyday Life with Wear OS by Google™

Heikki Norta, President of Suunto:

“Today, whether sport is your passion or your lunch-hour escape, we live in a blended life that demands a technology partner who does not sacrifice functionality in sport or everyday use. Suunto set out to overcome the challenge of designing a smartwatch with robust sports watch features, and vice versa, in order to help users get the most out of both their sports and their busy lives. Combining Suunto’s decades worth of versatile sports and outdoor expertise with the helpful smartwatch features from Wear OS by Google provides an incredible opportunity for us to inspire new and expanding audiences to explore their surroundings, wherever those adventures might take them.”

The Suunto 7 boasts new vivid, full-color offline outdoor maps, which enable athletes to indicate their location on-the-go with an ultra-bright OLED touch-sensitive display, as well as wrist-based control of music playlists. In addition to these new features, the Suunto 7 delivers its signature sport expertise, with more than 70 sport modes ranging from running and cycling to skiing and yoga. The smartwatch boasts enough battery life to support a full day of active smartwatch use, and still have enough power to accurately measure user activities using wrist-based heart rate tracking, barometer for elevation readings, and training insights. With the Suunto app, get recommendations for exercises and trends, as well as connect with other users on Strava.    

Balancing sport and daily activities, Suunto’s integration of Wear OS by Google™ delivers proactive and personalised help from Google Assistant, secure payment options with Google Pay™, and personalised coaching from Google Fit™. Thousands of additional apps are available on the Google Play™ app store.

“The Suunto 7, based on our advanced Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform, is the first smartwatch to deploy the dedicated Sports experience mode with up to 12 hours with continuous GPS tracking or up to 48 hours in daily use enabled by our platform,” said Pankaj Kedia, Head of Qualcomm Wearables. “We are delighted to be collaborating with Suunto to combine the best of sports, style, and smarts in this powerful smartwatch designed for both the active and casual athletes.”

The Suunto 7 is designed and tested in Finland to survive the toughest of conditions and adventures, with the ability to withstand shock, water, and dirt with a Gorilla Glass screen. Users of the Suunto 7 can brave the elements with confidence, or hit the gym or yoga studio, all without missing a beat.

Suunto 7 at a Glance

  • Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price (MSRP): $749
  • Weight: 70g
  • Bezel: Stainless Steel
  • Watch Case: Reinforced Polyamide
  • Strap materials: 24mm Strap (available in assorted silicon, leather, and textile
  • Navigation: GPS, Glonass, Galileo
  • Battery Life: Up to 12 hours in GPS tracking mode or up to 48 hours in daily use*
  • Water Resistance: 50 meters
  • Operating system: Wear OS by Google™
  • Processor: Qualcomm® Snapdragon Wear™ 3100 Platform 
  • Phone support:  iOS and Android 

The Suunto 7 is available for purchase now at https://www.lazada.sg/shop/suunto-store/ and at Advance Lap (1 Stadium Place, #01-36 Kallang Wave Mall, Singapore 397628) from 7 September 2020 onwards.

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