Reviews - January 30, 2024

Garmin is revealing how to re-enable the ECG feature on its latest smartwatches with a new update available.

Garmin closes out January with another beta update for the Venu 3 and Venu 3S. While the company tends to release weekly beta builds for the Fenix ​​​​7 series, there has been very little of its counterpart for the Venu 3 series. Until this month, Garmin had only offered two beta builds for the Venu 3 model following its August 2023 launch.

However, it took less than three weeks for Beta 9.15, Beta 9.16, and Beta 9.18 to be released. For whatever reason, all of the bugs contain similar changelogs that mention the addition of the rope jumping activity and the new male audio prompt. Garmin unwittingly disabled the ECG feature across its Venu 3 family with Beta 9.16. The company explained this as follows: