Running with your smartphone just got better. The Magellan Echo
watch solves the biggest problem when running with a smartphone -- viewing
controlling fitness apps while the phone is tucked away. Echo streams
data and controls from your smartphone to your wrist. At a glance, you
can see distance, pace, and heart rate from fitness apps in realtime.
How it works......
Stream Fitness App Data
Time, pace, distance, heart rate, and more
Control Fitness Apps and Music
Start, stop, lap, next song, and more
Get notifications from fitness apps
Save and Share
Immediate analysis and distribution
the power of your smartphone and fitness apps, Echo leads the pack with
connectivity and cutting edge features. Echo uses Bluetooth Smart to
connect your smartphone and watch, putting the power of a smartphone on
Let the Data Flow
a compatible running app, the data streams from your smartphone to Echo
in realtime. At a glance, you can see your time, distance, pace, and
Be in Control
phone tucked away, remote controls make it easy to perform App functions
like Start, Stop, Lap as well as Music controls like Play/Pause, and
Next Song. Tapping the screen turns the page to show additional data
Plays Well with Apps
Apps bring Echo to life on it's open platform. We're working with the leading apps to ensure that your favorite app works with Echo. Strava, MapMyRun, Wahoo Fitness, iSmoothRun and other apps will be announced soon. Developers interested in supporting Echo should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Keepin’ it Fresh
the Wahoo Fitness API to give developers control of the watch when
connected to their app. This open platform makes it easy for developers
to communicate with Echo, and ensures compatibility with the apps of
today and tomorrow -- always fresh and up to date.
Always on and ready to go. Echo does not need to be recharged, it
uses ultra low power technology and runs off a replaceable coin cell
battery. There aren’t any cables to lug around or untangle.
Time to Run
not running, Echo is an everyday watch showing the day, date and time.
With Echo, you'll never miss another workout.. Always on, always ready.
International CES Innovations
– Design and Engineering Award Honoree 2014
Open Air Life
– Best of Outdoor Retailer Summer 2013
– Best in Show Outdoor Retailer Summer 2013
Your fitness app on a watch
Magellan Echo with Heart Rate Monitor
Your fitness app on a watch
Let's Get Down to the Nitty-gritty
Heart Rate Monitor – Bluetooth Smart
– available with some versions
Echo Utility App
– Used to change watch faces,
update time, and update firmware
- Weight = 1.55 oz. (44 g)
- Echo is water resistant, safe for the shower, not suitable for swimming. Rating = IPX7.
Echo uses ultra low power technology and runs off a user replaceable coin cell battery.
- Battery type = CR2032 3V
- Battery life
- Heavy usage = 6 months
- Light usage = 11 months
Echo uses Bluetooth Smart to
communicate with smartphones. It’s
currently compatible with:
See full list of compatible phones.
- iPhone 4S, 5, 5C, 5S
- iPod Touch (5th generation or higher)
- iPad Mini
- iPad (3rd generation or higher)
Using the Wahoo Fitness API, Echo is supported by the leading fitness apps:
More coming soon. See the full list of compatible apps.
The high resolution display allows for superior readability in varying light conditions -- especially bright light.
- 1" (2.54 cm)
- 128 x 128 pixels
- Backlight for dark conditions
- Inversable screen
You can remotely control app functions like start, stop, and lap, as well as the music on your smartphone.
- Four buttons
- Tap screen
- Customizable – change the button function to meet your needs
During activity, Echo is connected to your smartphone to stream data and control
apps. Once the activity is over,
Echo is an everyday watch
We Knew You Would Ask...
What smartphones are compatible with Echo?
Do I have to carry a smartphone with me when I run with Echo?
Yes, Echo is powered by apps on your smartphone. The apps stream data to Echo in real time.
What apps support Echo?
Does Echo have GPS in it?
No, Echo uses the location services on your smartphone to determine distance and pace. No more waiting for a GPS signal before you run.
Can Echo control music apps like Spotify or Pandora?
Echo has the ability to control these music apps, but it’s up to the individual apps to implement this feature. Please check with your app to see if this feature is available.
How do I set the time?
Echo’s time of day is taken from your smartphone. When you change time zones, simply connect Echo to a supported app and the time will update.
Can I customize the data screens and buttons?
Echo data screens and buttons can customized by the user, but it’s up to the individual apps to implement these features. All customizations are done within a smartphone app and synced to the watch.
What’s the Magellan Utility App?
The Utility app is used to select watch faces and update the watches firmware.
Are the bands replaceable?
No, the bands are molded into the watch casing and are not interchangeable or replaceable.