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Utilitarian Prosumer GPS Watches

The Garmin Instinct Tactical Edition Has Stealth Mode and More

— August 15, 2019 — Fashion
The Garmin Instinct Tactical Edition GPS watch is one of the latest models from the brand that seeks to offer prosumers with a way to track their adventures and much more. The timepiece boasts an impact-resistant design like the other options in the line, but is updated with additional features like Jumpmaster mode for use with HALO, HAHO and BASE skydiving. It also boasts a Military Grid Reference System, backlight mode for perfect pairing with night vision devices (NVDs) and even stealth mode that will cease all GPS tracking and wireless modules within.

The Garmin Instinct Tactical Edition GPS watch is priced at $350 and features a 100-meter rating for waterproofness along with a reinforced glass that meets rigorous standards for durability.
Trend Themes
1. Prosumer GPS Watches - The rise in demand for durable GPS watches with advanced features tailored to prosumers is an opportunity for innovative companies to create products designed for adventurous individuals.
2. Military-inspired Wearables - The integration of military features like Military Grid Reference System and stealth mode in consumer-grade wearables presents a market opportunity for companies developing products for outdoor enthusiasts and military personnel.
3. Specialized Sports Tracking Wearables - The trend in specialized tracking features like Jumpmaster mode for skydivers is an opportunity for companies to create purpose-built wearables tailored to niche sports.
Industry Implications
1. Outdoor and Adventure Sports - Companies that cater to outdoor and adventure sports enthusiasts can use the demand for specialized tracking features to create products that stand out from the competition.
2. Military and Law Enforcement - Companies that supply the military and law enforcement with wearable technology can expand their product lines to include new models that cater to prosumers in the adventure sports industry.
3. Consumer Wearables - Companies that produce consumer wearables can expand their product offerings to include GPS watches with advanced features designed for prosumers in the adventure sports industry.
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