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Suunto Ambit3 Sport Sapphire (HR)

GPS watch with heart rate monitoring option and mobile connection

SUUNTO AMBIT3 SPORT – THE MULTISPORT EXPERIENCE

The desire to be faster is universal, and so is the desire to do it in style. Whether you’re pushing your limits on the trail, on your bike or in the water, the Suunto Ambit3 Sport Sapphire GPS watch is your invaluable training partner.

Crafted from premium materials and equipped with a soft strap, the Suunto Ambit3 Sport Sapphire is extremely robust but at the same time a comfortable, eye-catching watch that simply makes every move count.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • The GPS watch with advanced run, cycle and swim functions
  • Smart mobile connection with iPhone/iPad
  • Enrich, relive and share your moves
  • Soft silicone strap for excellent fit

MULTISPORT

  • Route navigation
  • Up to 25 h battery life with GPS
  • Compass
  • GPS altitude
  • Heart rate in swimming**
  • Activity based recovery time
  • Speed, pace and distance
  • Bike power support (Bluetooth Smart)
  • Multiple sports in one log
  • Training programs
  • Growing feature set through Suunto Apps

    **with Suunto Smart Sensor
    Note! The Ambit3 watches are not compatible with ANT+™ (e.g. Suunto ANT PODs, Suunto Dual or Suunto ANT belt)


CONNECTIVITY

  • Upload and share your moves instantly*
  • Customize your watch on the go*
  • Time and GPS satellite data up to date on the go*
  • Use your phone as second watch display * (Add an extended battery pack for your iPhone to support even longer adventures.)
  • See calls, messages and push notifications on the watch*


ENRICH, RELIVE AND SHARE

  • Take photos during your Move showing your current speed, distance, and more*
  • Create a Suunto Movie of your Move with 3D map, key metrics and images*
  • Share your experience instantly to your social media networks*

    *with the Suunto Movescount App and smartphone


COMPATIBLE DEVICES WITH THE SUUNTO MOVESCOUNT APP ARE: 

  • iPad 3rd generation and later
  • iPad Mini/iPad Air
  • iPhone 4s/iPhone 5/iPhone 5c/iPhone 5s
  • iPod touch 5th generation
    iPhone and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc.

    Ambit3 Peak and Ambit3 Sport support notifications from iPhone/iPad in the following languages: English, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and Swedish.
What's in the box?

Suunto Ambit3 Sport Sapphire, Suunto Smart Sensor and heart rate belt, USB cable, Quick Guide, Warranty Leaflet

Measurements 50  x  50  x  14.4  mm
Weight 86 g
Measurements 1.97  x  1.97 x  0.57 "
Weight 3.03 oz
Bezel Material: Steel
Lens material: Sapphire crystal
Case material: Polyamide
Strap material: Silicone
Declination correction yes
Suunto Ambit3 Sport Sapphire (HR) – Technical specifications

GENERAL

Water resistance 50 m (according to ISO 6425)
Battery life in time mode 14 days
Battery type rechargeable lithium-ion
Firmware upgradable
Time, date
Alarm clock 1 daily alarm
Dual time
GPS timekeeping
Countdown timer
Stopwatch timer
UI languages EN, DE, ES, FI, FR, IT, NL, PT, SV
Backlight LED
Configurable backlight brightness / mode
Button lock customizable
Invert display
Display type matrix
Display resolution 128 x 128
Battery indicator percentage / icon
Metric and imperial units

SUUNTO APPS

Compatible with Suunto Apps
Max. nr. of apps per sport mode 5
Most recommended apps by activity
Logging of app specific metrics
Create own metrics with advanced formulas
Chrono, GPS, HR, weather and altitude data yes, excluding weather
Running, cycling, swimming data
Rich math functions, if/then-logic, sound, backlight, etc.

COMPASS

Digital compass
Tilt compensation full
Direction scale degrees / mils
Needle north indicator
Globally balanced
Bearing lock with orienting indicator
Compass accuracy
Compass resolution

PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Operating temperature -20° C to +60° C / -5° F to +140° F
Storage temperature -30° C to +60° C / -22° F to +140° F

CONNECTIVITY

Watch customization Wireless / USB cable
Compatible with Suunto Movescount App
iPhone push notifications on watch
iPhone as secondary display of watch
Photos with watch data overlays with Suunto Movescount App
Create and share Suunto Movies from your Moves with Suunto Movescount App
Data transfer Wireless / USB cable
Connectivity (between devices) Bluetooth Smart
Compatible with Movescount

OUTDOOR FUNCTIONS

GPS TRACKING & NAVIGATION

Satellite systems GPS
GPS recording rate 1, 5, 60 s
Battery life (GPS active) 8, 12, 25 h
Coordinate systems WGS84 Hd.d°
WGS84 Hd°m' s.s''
WGS84 Hd°m.m
UTM
MGRS
British (BNG)
Finnish (ETRS-TM35FIN)
Finnish (KKJ)
Irish (IG)
Swedish (RT90)
Swiss (CH1903)
UTM NAD27 - Alaska
UTM NAD27 - Conus
UTM NAD83
New Zealand (NZTM2000)
Waypoint and visual route navigation
Max. nr. of Points of Interest (POIs) 250
Find back
Track back
Track logging, viewing and sharing * i
Route planning * i
Route points per route / POIs in watch 1000 / 100

ALTIMETER

GPS altitude
Altitude graph
Total ascent/descent GPS based
Vertical speed GPS based
Altitude difference yes** i
Log recording rate 1, 10 s
Resolution 1 m
Range -500 - 9999 m

TRAINING/SPORTS FUNCTIONS

SPEED AND DISTANCE

GPS track recording
Integrated GPS speed and distance
Distance based autolaps
Log recording rate 1, 10 s

HEART RATE

RR interval
Heart rate in beats per minute
Heart rate in % of max hr
Real-time average and max heart rate
Heart rate limits
Heart rate zones * i
EPOC & V02 max values * i
Heart rate graph in real time
Calories
Peak Training Effect
Recovery time
Real time EPOC yes** i
Log recording rate 1, 10 s
Records heart rate in swimming yes, with Suunto Smart Sensor

TRAINING, PLANNING & ANALYSIS

Chrono
Laps >1000
Autopause
Autoscrolling of exercise displays
Memory left indicator
Speed and heart rate-based guidance during exercise
Interval timers
Personalized workout guidance yes** i
Fitness test yes** i
Training plans downloadable from Movescount
Log summary on the watch with lap details
Customizeable sport modes and displays 10 modes / 8 displays per mode
Training analysis* i
Training logbook with story and image support * i
GPS track analysis* i
Compatible with Strava and other communities i
Activity based recovery time

MULTISPORTS

Change sport mode during exercise
Preconfigured multisport modes
Multisport exercise summary
Post-analysis of multisport exercise by sport * i

RUNNING

Running pace
Suunto FusedSpeed™
Average pace in real time
Running cadence
Average stride length yes** i
Running efficiency yes** i
Ghost Runner yes** i
Lap comparisons by kilometer/mile * i
Marathon End-time Estimator yes** i

CYCLING

Cycling speed
Average speed in real time
Multiple Bike POD support
Hill incline in real time yes** i
Bike Power (W), average and maximum (with power sensor) Bluetooth Smart
Bike Power 3s, 10s, 30s (with power sensor)
Bike Lap and Lap Maximum Power (with power sensor)
Power distribution & graphs * (with power sensor) i
Peak Power Curve for peak power outputs * (with power sensor) i
Normalized Power (Suunto Apps / TM by Training Peaks) yes** i
Aerodynamic drag in real time (with power sensor) yes** i

SWIMMING

Pool swim pace and distance
Openwater swim pace and distance
Swimming time by pool length, lap, total
Swimming stroke rate, count and type
Swim styles detection with personal style teaching
Stroke efficiency (SWOLF)
Automatic intervals
Dynamic lap table with stroke, pace and duration * i
Records heart rate in swimming yes, with Suunto Smart Sensor

MANUALS

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State the product name, serial number and a detailed description of the issue. We will respond within 72 hours, unless the solution requires a more in-depth analysis.

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Support in English available 24/7:
Australia +61 1800 240 498 (toll free)
New Zealand +64 988 75 223 
United Kingdom +44 20 360 805 34
USA +1 855 258 0900 (toll free)

Support available from 9 am to 5 pm local time:
Austria +43 72 088 3104
Canada +1 800 267 7506 (toll free) - press 3 and then 1 for technical support (in English)
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Russia +7 499 918 7148
Spain +34 911 143 175
Sweden +46 85 250 0730
Switzerland +41 44 580 9988

If your country isn’t listed, calls are charged at your operator’s international rate. Your call may be monitored or recorded for quality control and training purposes.

 

Sports Watches, Dive Computers and Precision instruments

Warranty information for Suunto products

Suunto warrants that during the Warranty Period Suunto or a Suunto Authorized Service Center (hereinafter Service Center) will, at its sole discretion, remedy defects in materials or workmanship free of charge either by a) repairing, or b) replacing, or c) refunding, subject to the terms and conditions of this Limited Warranty. This Limited Warranty is only valid and enforceable in the country of purchase, unless local law stipulates otherwise.

Warranty Period for Sports Watches, Dive Computers and Precision Instruments

The Limited Warranty Period starts at the date of original retail purchase. The Warranty Period is two (2) years. The Warranty Period is one (1) year for accessories including but not limited to PODs and heart rate transmitters, chargeable batteries, chargers, docking stations, straps, cables and hoses as well as for all consumable parts.

Exclusions and Limitations
This Limited Warranty does not cover:

1. a) normal wear and tear, b) defects caused by rough handling, or c) defects or damage caused by misuse contrary to intended or recommended use;
2. User manuals or any third-party items;
3. Defects or alleged defects caused by the use with any product, accessory, software and/or service not manufactured or supplied by Suunto;
4. replaceable batteries.

This Limited Warranty is not enforceable if item:

1. Has been opened beyond intended use;
2. Has been repaired using unauthorized spare parts; modified or repaired by unauthorized Service Center
3. Serial number has been removed, altered or made illegible in any way, as determined at the sole discretion of Suunto;
4. Has been exposed to chemicals including but not limited to mosquito repellents.

Suunto does not warrant that the operation of the Product will be uninterrupted or error free, or that the Product will work with any hardware or software provided by a third party.

Access to Suunto warranty service
You must have proof of purchase to access Suunto warranty service. For instructions how to obtain warranty service see the section ‘Repair Services’ or contact our Customer Support.

Limitation of Liability
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable mandatory laws, this Limited Warranty is your sole and exclusive remedy and is in lieu of all other warranties, expressed or implied. Suunto shall not be liable for special, incidental, punitive or consequential damages, including but not limited to loss of anticipated benefits, loss of data, loss of use, cost of capital, cost of any substitute equipment or facilities, claims of third parties, damage to property resulting from the purchase or use of the item or arising from breach of the warranty, breach of contract, negligence, strict tort, or any legal or equitable theory, even if Suunto knew of the likelihood of such damages. Suunto shall not be liable for delay in rendering warranty service.

Field Compasses

SUUNTO LIMITED WARRANTY
Suunto warrants that during the Warranty period Suunto will, at its sole discretion, remedy defects in materials or workmanship free of charge either by a) repairing, or b) replacing with similar product, or c) refunding, subject to the terms and conditions of this Limited Warranty. This Limited Warranty does not cover a) wear and tear, b) rough handling, c) modifications, d) exposure to chemicals, or e) misuse. Unless local mandatory law provides otherwise, a) this limited warranty is only valid in the country of purchase and b) proof of purchase shall be provided when accessing warranty services. 

Warranty Period
Limited Lifetime Warranty:
Applicable to Suunto A, M, MC, MB and Clipper compasses.
The warranty period is limited until such reasonable time as the product is no longer reasonably usable due to wear and tear.

Limited 2-year Warranty:
Applicable to Suunto Arrow, Orca-Pioneer and KB compasses.
The Limited Warranty period is two (2) years from the date of original retail purchase.

Limitation of Liability
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE MANDATORY LAWS, THIS LIMITED WARRANTY IS YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY AND IS IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. SUUNTO SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. SUUNTO SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR DELAY IN RENDERING WARRANTY SERVICE.
© Suunto Oy 12/2013. All Rights reserved.
Suunto is a registered trademark of Suunto Oy.

Marine Compasses

Warranty Information for Suunto Products

Suunto warrants that during the Warranty Period Suunto or a Suunto Authorized Service Center (hereinafter Service Center) will, at its sole discretion, remedy defects in materials or workmanship free of charge either by a) repairing, or b) replacing, or c) refunding, subject to the terms and conditions of this Limited Warranty. This Limited Warranty is only valid and enforceable in the country of purchase, unless local law stipulates otherwise.

Warranty Period for Marine Compasses

The Warranty Period starts at the date of retail purchase by the original end user purchaser. The Warranty Period is five (5) years for marine compasses.

To the extent your national laws permit, the Warranty Period will not be extended or renewed or otherwise affected due to subsequent resale, Suunto authorized repair or replacement of the Product. However, part(s) repaired or replaced during the Warranty Period will be warranted for the remainder of the original Warranty Period or for three (3) months from the date of repair or replacement, whichever is longer.

Exclusions and Limitations
This Limited Warranty does not cover:

1. a) normal wear and tear, b) defects caused by rough handling, or c) defects or damage caused by misuse contrary to intended or recommended use;
2. User manuals or any third-party items;
3. Defects or alleged defects caused by the use with any product, accessory, software and/or service not manufactured or supplied by Suunto;
4. replaceable batteries.

This Limited Warranty is not enforceable if item:

1. Has been opened beyond intended use;
2. Has been repaired using unauthorized spare parts; modified or repaired by unauthorized Service Center
3. Serial number has been removed, altered or made illegible in any way, as determined at the sole discretion of Suunto;
4. Has been exposed to chemicals including but not limited to mosquito repellents.

Suunto does not warrant that the operation of the Product will be uninterrupted or error free, or that the Product will work with any hardware or software provided by a third party.

Access to Suunto warranty service
You must have proof of purchase to access Suunto warranty service. For instructions how to obtain warranty service see the section ‘Repair Services’ or contact our Customer Support.

Limitation of Liability
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable mandatory laws, this Limited Warranty is your sole and exclusive remedy and is in lieu of all other warranties, expressed or implied. Suunto shall not be liable for special, incidental, punitive or consequential damages, including but not limited to loss of anticipated benefits, loss of data, loss of use, cost of capital, cost of any substitute equipment or facilities, claims of third parties, damage to property resulting from the purchase or use of the item or arising from breach of the warranty, breach of contract, negligence, strict tort, or any legal or equitable theory, even if Suunto knew of the likelihood of such damages. Suunto shall not be liable for delay in rendering warranty service.

Get your Suunto product repaired with our online service request, available in the United States and in 30 European countries.

If your country is not covered, or if you have a compass or precision instrument, you can find your nearest service center using the Suunto dealer locator – simply select service center and the product category.

Online service request

Our online service request is available for the countries listed below. If your country is not covered, or if you have a compass or precision instrument, you can find your nearest service center using the Suunto dealer locator – simply select service center and the product category.

IMPORTANT:
Repair is completed within approximately seven business days. If the product is not under warranty, we’ll send you a cost estimate before starting repair – if you choose not to have the product repaired, we’ll send it back to you but you’ll still be charged for the diagnosis and freight.

Instructions for completing the online service request:

  • 1. You need a valid email address, your product serial number and access to a printer.
  • 2. Choose your country from the list.
  • 3. Fill in the required information. Shipping documents are automatically created for you to print. Keep them with the product you’re sending to us.
  • 4. When you receive confirmation, call the courier at the number provided and your product will be picked up.
  • 5. Do not send user guides, instruction manuals or sales packages with your product. We’re not able to return them.
  • 6. If the solution is not covered by the warranty, we’ll send you payment details by email. Payments are made securely via PayPal. In Norway and Switzerland the costs are handled directly through a credit card company.
  • 7. As soon as the product is repaired, it will be returned to the address you specified when you completed the service request.

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Service centers

Suunto has a wide network of authorized service centers in different countries to help you with all your repair and maintenance needs. You can find your nearest service center using the Suunto dealer locator – simply select service center and the product category.

You can also contact Suunto customer support to find the best way to service your product.