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Description of Suunto X6 Metal WatchPacked with all of the great features and quality youve come to expect from Suunto, the new 6 and 9 series are updated with improved functionality, accuracy, and new features. The Suunto X6 is specifically designed for Cross Sport applications.Once your data is downloaded, you can review it with the included software, and upload it to SuuntoSports.com, where you can interact with fellow enthusiasts and organize participate in virtual competitions in other words it took me 6 days to climb Everest, how long did it take you. You can thereby compare your altitude and other results with other users. Although the body is plastic, the face has been upgraded to mineral glass, and the interface has been completely rewritten and operates similar to a cell phone with graphical displays and a menu systems. FeaturesAltimeterBarometerThermometerCompassWatch PC Downloading via serial port only currently, and no support for Macintosh.
- US Outdoor Store
Suunto X6 is a perfect tool for any cross sport such as mountaineering, hiking or cross-country skiing. Measuring and analyzing the surrounding environment minimizes the risks involved in traveling in unknown terrain. Information on your performance, on the other hand, provides you with knowledge necessary to improve your training.
- Ramsey Outdoor
The Suunto X6 Watch is a multi-function wrist-top computer. Including both a compass and a barometer, the X6 can roughly gauge altitude and maintain track of the rates of ascent and descent. A thermometer can help you test water temperature before that mid-afternoon swim. And while it is water proof up to 100 meters, Suunto reminds you that this is NOT a diving watch. The Suunto X6 Watch has various alarm capabilities, including a storm alarm that alerts you to a sharp decrease in barometric pressure. The stopwatch feature keeps track of workouts and laps completed. The icing on the cake comes from the ability to interface your Suunto X6 Watch with your computer to keep a digital log. The X6 measures 44 x 44 x 14 mm.
Suunto X6 provides you with information enabling safe and responsible decisions in the wilderness, as well as tools for analyzing your performance in your favorite cross sport. Suunto X6 is a perfect tool for any cross sport such as mountaineering, hiking or cross-country skiing. Measuring and analyzing the surrounding environment minimizes the risks involved in traveling in unknown terrain. Information on your performance, on the other hand, provides you with knowledge necessary to improve your training. In addition to having information available to you at all times, your Suunto X6 records and stores data for later analysis. You can view, compare, and analyze your performance with a specially designed PC software. The technical features of the wristop computer, combined with the PC software developed for more graphical representation of your performance, and the SuuntoSports Internet Community, where you can share information with other like-minded cross sports enthusiasts from around the world, make Suunto X6 the device of choice for every true adventurer and outdoor sport enthusiast.