Future Tech: Garmin's New Smartwatch Just for Inland Freight Carriers

Posted by Fernando Correa ● Apr 4, 2022 8:00:00 AM

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Garmin, the leading manufacturer of GPS devices, has just announced a new smartwatch designed specifically for inland freight professionals. This new device comes equipped with features that will make the life of a trucker or freight broker much more effortless.

We'll look at some of the most impressive features of Garmin's new smartwatch below.


The Stand-Out Features

Garmin Instinct 2 dēzl smartwatchThe Garmin Instinct 2 dēzl smartwatch shows a design process undertaken with truckers and freight professionals in mind. The focus is mainly on health tracking - with other time-saving tricks that came along for the ride.

Some of the features that make this device stand out include:

  • A large, easy-to-read screen that can be seen even in direct sunlight.
  • A scratch-resistant glass display and sweatproof silicone comfort band for dependable endurance.
  • 24/7 health monitoring and access to short-break workout tutorials when you're outside the cab.
  • An absolutely fantastic battery - get up to 28 days of battery life in smartwatch mode!


Garmin's Focus on Trucker Health

Garmin Smartwatch Features 1Garmin's new smartwatch is a welcome addition to the tech world for truckers. One of the main focuses of the device is on health - something that is often neglected by those in the freight industry.

Some of the health-tracking features include:

  • While you’re out of the cab, your Garmin smartwatch tracks steps, calories burned, intensity minutes, and more!
  • Keep track of the day with simple break planning timers. With your watch's help, you don't have to keep track of time spent driving, on a break, or stopped.
  • Access a library of workout tutorials that fit within standard break times and match the long-haul lifestyle.
  • Pair your watch with the existing line of dēzl LGV satellite nav systems to sync your break planning timers and view health metrics and wellness suggestions on a larger scale.


Other Useful Smartwatch Features

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In addition to the trucker-focused health features, Garmin's new smartwatch comes packed with various other handy features.

  • Keep your smartphone tucked safely away in your pocket and control all music playback, and answer calls from your watch.
  • With the Garmin Pay contactless payment solution, you can leave your wallet at home when you go out for dinner.
  • Get real-time weather information and forecasts to plan your load around the forecasted conditions.

The Garmin smartwatch is an impressive device designed with truckers in mind. With its focus on health tracking, break planning, and other valuable features, this watch is a must-have for anyone in the freight industry.

Check out Garmin's website for more information on the new smartwatch and find a retailer near you.


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Cargobot - Committed to Your Total Well-Being

At Cargobot, we are committed to your total well-being, including physical, mental, and emotional health. We are excited to see Garmin's new smartwatch hit the market. This device is a step in the right direction for trucker health and wellness.

We hope that Garmin's new smartwatch will inspire other companies to focus on the health and wellness of truckers. At Cargobot, we are dedicated to providing resources and support for truckers in all areas of their lives.

Cargobot is a free, easy-to-use platform that enables carriers and shippers to work directly. Our unique system helps you:

  • Bid on FTL loads that fit your needs, in your preferred lanes, and for your trailer type.
  • Reduce deadhead miles, find the FTL load closest to you
  • Easily filter out loads that don't apply to you
  • Get paid directly from Cargobot with no delays or extra fees
  • ...and so much more!

If you're looking for a partner committed to your total well-being, look no further than Cargobot. Visit our website today to learn more about how we can help you succeed in the freight industry.

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Topics: Carriers/Truckers, Technology