Descent Mk2 / Mk2i dive computers and the Garmin Descent T1 transmitter
Garmin launches the Descent ™ Mk2 / Mk2i dive computers and the Descent ™ T1 pressure transmitter, the new generation of dive products to make every dive an experience like no other. Reliability, functionality and connectivity are some of the strengths of these new devices that incorporate GPS, specialized diving functions and diving applications and metrics to help divers on all their underwater expeditions. These dive computers are also ready for life out of the water with multisport profiles, activity monitor, topographic maps, smart features and much more.
The new differential SubWave ™ sonar technology and the specialized immersion functions of the new Descent aim to facilitate underwater adventures so that diving enthusiasts and professionals live the experience to the fullest confidence and precision.
In addition, the rest of the benefits such as well-being monitors, sports applications or intelligent tools for daily life make Descent Mk2 Series a complete and adaptable range both in and out of the water.
Garmin technology applied to diving
One of the most outstanding novelties of the series comes from the hand of the Descent ™ Mk2i model. This watch, through SubWave ™ technology, can simultaneously monitor the pressure of the air cylinders in up to five tanks when combined with the Descent ™ T1 transmitter. This timing allows divers to view tank pressure, remaining air time and air consumption rate, as well as monitor tanks of other additional divers within 10 meters, making it the ideal solution for divers. diving professionals and instructors. In this way, Garmin’s revolutionary new SubWave ™ communication system, based on sonar technology, provides greater range and reliability over traditional wireless air integration systems.
To feel like a fish in water
True lovers of the sea are in luck with the new Garmin Dive application that is in charge of recording the dives, offering a detailed analysis and a map of the entry and exit points of each dive, the depth and the time spent on the activity. Divers can store and review up to 200 dives on their watch and share them through the Garmin Dive app, where they can store unlimited dives. Thanks to this application, the most curious divers will also enjoy the exploration function that will allow them to discover multiple dive locations around the world.
Descent Mk2 / Mk2i and Descent T1 transmitter
With a sturdy and elegant design, Descent ™ Mk2 / Mk2i has a renewed 1.4 ” transflective color screen, 36% larger than its predecessor model, and integrates button control for a more use and management. inductive. It also stands out for its 11 ATM water resistance, thus guaranteeing maximum solidity. Both devices include six single and multi-gas dive modes (nitrox, trimix, and 100% O2), GNSS support,
depth gauge, apnea, three-axis compass to stay on course underwater, temperature metrics, closed-loop rebreather, ascent and descent rates, and decompression stop information. For some apnea and acclimatization activities, the watch has an advanced pulse oximeter to measure the body’s absorption of oxygen. The new Descent
they can also be linked to an inReach satellite communicator abroad for emergencies, allowing the user to enjoy peace of mind at sea. In addition, the inReach Mini now has a waterproof case to protect it from water up to 100 meters (sold separately).
The adventure does not end underwater
In addition to diving tools, the Descent ™ Mk2 collection has the versatility that is evident in Garmin products, making it valid for any activity and environment. Give the time; practice sports using multiple activity profiles and advanced training metrics, monitor heart rate; measure the amount of oxygen in the blood; or control the hours of sleep and breathing, are just some of the functions that make Descent ™ a complete and functional device in any environment. Thanks to its adaptability, snow lovers will also be able to consult the topographic maps of more than 2,000 ski resorts around the world and enjoy applications dedicated to skiing, snowboarding or ski touring. And to integrate even more into the routines of users, the range allows you to receive smart notifications, review calendar alerts, store and play music and pay by contactless thanks to the Garmin Pay function.
All this range of functions is backed by a powerful battery. The new Descent ™ Mk2 / Mk2i have an autonomy of up to 16 days in smartwatch mode and up to 80 hours in diving mode. In addition, the Descent ™ Mk2i model has a battery life of up to 32 hours when combined with the Descent ™ T1 device. For its part, the T1 transmitter has a range of up to 110 hours of diving with a replaceable CR123 battery.
The new Descent ™ Mk2 / Mk2i and Descent ™ T1 range, with specialized diving functions and smart tools, is positioned as an ideal package to facilitate the lives of divers in and out of the water.