A point of interest, or POI, is a special location, such as camping spot or vista along a trail, you can save and navigate to later. You can create POIs in Suunto Movescount or in your watch by saving your current location.
Each POI is defined by:
You can store up to 250 POIs in your watch.
You can add a POI to your watch either with Suunto Movescount or by saving your current location in the watch.
To add a POI with Suunto Movescount:
If you are outside with your watch and come across a spot you want to save as a POI, you can add the location directly in your watch. The POI is added to your list of POIs in the watch and will be added to your POI list in Movescount the next time you sync.
To add a POI with your watch:
You can remove a POI from you watch either by deactivating the Use in watch setting for the POI in Movescount or by deleting the POI from the POI list in the watch.
To delete a POI in your watch:
When you delete a POI from your watch, the POI is not permanently deleted. The next time you sync your watch with Movescount, the POI you deleted is deactivated.
To permanently delete a POI, you need to delete the POI in Movescount.
To permanently delete a POI:
You can navigate to any POI that is in your watch POI list.
When navigating to a POI, your watch uses full power GPS.
To navigate to a POI:
The POI navigation has two views:
Swipe left or right, or press the middle button, to switch between views.
While in the POI view, tap on the screen to see additional information in the lower row such as altitude difference between current position and POI and estimated time of arrival (ETA) or en route (ETE).
In the map view, other POIs nearby are shown in gray. Tap on the screen to switch between the overview map and a more detailed view. In the detailed view, you adjust the zoom level by pressing the middle button and then zooming in and out with the upper and lower buttons.
While navigating, you can swipe up from the bottom of the screen or press the lower button to open a list of shortcuts. The shortcuts give you quick access to POI details and actions such as saving your current location or selecting another POI to navigate to, as well as ending navigation.
The following POI types are available in Suunto Spartan Sport:
|generic point of interest|
|Bedding (animal, for hunting)|
|Begin (start of a route or trail)|
|Big game (animal, for hunting)|
|Bird (animal, for hunting)|
|Cafe, food, restaurant|
|Cliff, hill, mountain, valley|
|Coast, lake, river, water|
|End (end of a route or trail)|
|Fish, fishing spot|
|Hostel, hotel, lodging|
|Prints (animal tracks, for hunting)|
|Rub (animal marking, for hunting)|
|Scrape (animal marking, for hunting)|
|Shot (for hunting)|
|Small game (animal, for hunting)|
|Stand (for hunting)|
|Trail cam (for hunting)|