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Suunto 7 User Guide

Map options

Change map style
Download a custom offline map
Select a route
Change the location accuracy
Always-on map

Change map style

Suunto Wear app has different map styles. To change map styles:

  1. Press the top right button to open Suunto Wear appsuunto-wear-app-icon.
  2. Swipe up the menu and go to Map optionsmap-options-icon » Map style.
  3. Browse the list and select the preferred map style.

Change map style during exercise

  1. Keep the bottom button pressed or swipe up from the bottom of the screen to change the map style.


  1. Browse the list to find a map style or a heatmap you would like to use. You can scroll with buttons or touch.
  2. Press the middle button or tap to select a new map style.
  3. Keep exploring, the menu will close automatically after your selection!

Download a custom offline map


In addition to automatically downloaded local maps, Suunto Wear app allows you to download a custom offline map for your adventures away from home. For example, if you are not sure your travel destination has a Wifi network available, you can download a map for the area in advance.

  1. Make sure your watch is connected to Wifi.


  1. Press the top right button to open Suunto Wear app suunto-wear-app-icon.
  2. Swipe up the menu and go to Map optionsmap-options-icon » Offline map.
  3. Zoom the map with the top right and bottom right buttons and touch and drag to pan the map to define a map area to be downloaded.


  1. Tap the check mark or press the middle button to select the area.


  1. The map will start downloading when the watch is charging and connected to Wifi.
  2. You will get a notification on your watch when the map download is complete.



For local and custom offline maps, all heatmap styles are included in the download.


You can save one custom map on your watch at a time.

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