Device Settings

You can customize some settings on your vívosmart® HR/HR‍+ device. Additional settings can be customized on your Garmin Connect™ account.

Press the device key to view the menu, and select Settings symbol.


Sets the device language.


Sets the device to display time in a 12-hour or 24-hour format, and allows you to set the time manually (Setting the Time Manually).


Sets the device to display the distance traveled in kilometers or miles.

Activity Tracking

Turns activity tracking and the move alert on and off.

Heart Rate

Turns wrist-based heart rate monitoring and heart rate broadcasting on and off.

Screen Preferences

Allows you to adjust the backlight brightness (Adjusting the Backlight Brightness) and automatically lock the device after a period of inactivity.

Restore Defaults

Allows you to reset user data and settings (Restoring All Default Settings).

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