Activity Settings

These settings allow you to customize each preloaded activity app based on your needs.‍ For example, you can customize data pages and enable alerts and training features.‍ Not all settings are available for all activity types.

Select START, select an activity, hold UP, and select the activity settings.

Accent Color

Sets the accent color of each activity to help identify which activity is active.


Sets the training or navigation alerts for the activity.

Auto Lap

Sets the options for the Auto Lap® feature (Marking Laps by Distance).

Auto Pause

Sets the device to stop recording data when you stop moving or when you drop below a specified speed (Enabling Auto Pause).

Auto Rest

Enables the device to automatically detect when you are resting during a pool swim and create a rest interval (Auto Rest).

Auto Scroll

Enables you to move through all of the activity data screens automatically while the timer is running (Using Auto Scroll).

Auto Set

Enables the device to start and stop exercise sets automatically during a strength training activity.

Background Color

Sets the background color of each activity to black or white.

Data Screens

Enables you to customize data screens and add new data screens for the activity (Customizing the Data Screens).

Edit Weight

Allows the user to add and edit the weight used during a rep counting activity.


Sets the mode for the GPS antenna. Using GPS + GLONASS or GPS + GALILEO provides increased performance in challenging environments and faster position acquisition (GPS and Other Satellite Systems). Using either of these options can reduce battery life more than using the GPS option only. Using the UltraTrac option records track points and sensor data less frequently (UltraTrac).

Lap Key

Enables you to record a lap, set, or a rest during an activity (Turning On and Off the Lap Key).


Plays tones at a steady rhythm to help you improve your performance by training at a faster, slower, or more consistent cadence (Using the Metronome).

Pool Size

Sets the pool length for pool swimming.

Power Save Timeout

Sets the power-save timeout setting for the activity (Power Save Timeout Settings).

Record VO2 Max.

Enables VO2 max. recording for the trail run activity (Turning Off VO2 Max. Recording).


Sets the activity name.

Restore Defaults

Allows you to reset the activity settings.

Self Evaluation

Sets how often you evaluate your perceived effort for the activity (Enabling Self Evaluation).

Stroke Detect.

Enables the device to automatically detect your swimming stroke during a pool swim.

Vibration Alerts

Enables alerts that notify you to inhale or exhale during a breathwork activity.

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