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Garmin Watches to host Amazon Music Services on selected devices.

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Amazon Music listeners have now been served in a new way to enjoy their favorite music while they are on the run. Garmin announced this Wednesday that they will collaborate with Amazon to bring its music services to Garmin’s smartwatches as a feature that happens to be first for both Amazon’s music services and the Garmin Watches.

Amazon Music subscribers who own a compatible Garmin smartwatch will be able to download their preferred music to listen without using their phones in any way to promote the connection. The feature has incorporated Prime Music, which is being bundled up with Amazon’s Prime offering and hence has the provision for over two million available songs, as well as Amazon’s premium Music Unlimited service that is a more accurate traditional Spotify or Apple Music alternative with access to over 50 million songs.

According to CNet, The Amazon Music app is available now in Garmin’s Connect IQ store. Users have the mandate need to own a Forerunner 245 Music, Forerunner 645 Music, Forerunner 945, fēnix 5 Plus series, vívoactive 3 Music or MARQ series device to be able to download the free app. A full list of compatible devices is listed below:

  • D2 Delta
  • D2 Delta PX
  • D2 Delta S
  • Forerunner 245 Music
  • Forerunner 645 Music
  • Forerunner 945
  • Fēnix 5 Plus
  • Fēnix 5S Plus
  • Fēnix 5X Plus
  • MARQ Athlete
  • MARQ Aviator
  • MARQ Captain
  • MARQ Driver
  • MARQ Expedition
  • Vívoactive 3 Music

However, Amazon will not be the first service that has been made available on Garmin watches. The company has already offered a Spotify app in its store that worked with subscribers to Spotify Premium as well as Deezer for those with a Deezer Premium subscription. The offer still continues to exist where the chain seems to expand in terms of improving industrial channels.

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The forward-looking events and circumstances discussed in this release may not occur and actual results could differ materially as a result of known and unknown risk factors and uncertainties affecting Garmin, including, but not limited to, the risk factors listed in the Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 29, 2018, filed by Garmin with the Securities and Exchange Commission (Commission file number 0-31983).

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Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date on which they are made and Garmin undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

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