The Garmin vivoactive 3 Music has storage for 500 songs

Garmin is following up on the Forerunner 645 Music (a $450 watch) with the vivoactive 3 Music a $300 watch. Both earn their name thanks to the built-in storage for 500 songs that you can take with you on a run, no phone needed.

You can transfer the music files from your computer or download them from iHeartRadio (Deezer support is coming soon). Then you need to pair some sweat-proof headphones and head out.

Garmin vivoactive 3 Music

Garmin vivoactive 3 Music

The Garmin vivoactive 3 Music has a built-in GPS receiver to track your exercises. With GPS tracking and music playing, the battery will last 5 hours. In smartwatch mode, the battery is good for 7 days.

Garmin has pre-loaded the watch with 15 tracking apps that cover everything from yoga to strength training. You can also check AccuWeather before you leave and track when your Lyft and Uber ride arrives. When outside, you can use Garmin Pay to buy coffee and snacks and when you get back home, the SmartThings integration will let you control smart devices at home.