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My grandpa was watchmaker and I am programmer and runner ;) ...This is analog watch face with five hands displaying some useful data like Sunrise/Sunset*, current phase of the Moon, altitude, daily steps and their progress towards the goal, 7-days history chart, burned or active calories, walked distance, heart rate**, etc. Highly configurable.</p><p></p><p>(*) For Sunrise/Sunset computation th...

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IMPORTANT: This watch face is FREE, but its development took me a lot of hours and I'm still trying to make it better (there were more than 85 upgrades until now :). Therefore, if you like it and use it regularly - please make a small donation to my PayPal account: (anything of a price of coffee would be highly appreciated ;) Thanks!</p><p></p><p>v7.03:</p><p>- pure black ...

Additional Information


This app requires access to:

  • GPS location
  • Heart rate, barometer, temperature, and altitude history
  • Your Garmin Connect™ fitness profile
  • Approach® S60 Approach® S60
  • D2™ Bravo D2™ Bravo
  • D2™ Bravo Titanium D2™ Bravo Titanium
  • D2™ Charlie D2™ Charlie
  • D2™ Delta D2™ Delta
  • D2™ Delta PX D2™ Delta PX
  • D2™ Delta S D2™ Delta S
  • Descent™ Mk1 Descent™ Mk1
  • ForeAthlete® 230J ForeAthlete® 230J
  • ForeAthlete® 235J ForeAthlete® 235J
  • ForeAthlete® 630J ForeAthlete® 630J
  • ForeAthlete® 735XTJ ForeAthlete® 735XTJ
  • Forerunner® 230 Forerunner® 230
  • Forerunner® 235 Forerunner® 235
  • Forerunner® 630 Forerunner® 630
  • Forerunner® 645 Forerunner® 645
  • Forerunner® 645 Music Forerunner® 645 Music
  • Forerunner® 735XT Forerunner® 735XT
  • Forerunner® 935 Forerunner® 935
  • fēnix® 3 fēnix® 3, quatix® 3, tactix® Bravo
  • fēnix® 3 HR fēnix® 3 HR
  • fēnix® 5 fēnix® 5, quatix® 5
  • fēnix® 5 Plus fēnix® 5 Plus
  • fēnix® 5S fēnix® 5S
  • fēnix® 5S Plus fēnix® 5S Plus
  • fēnix® 5X fēnix® 5X, tactix® Charlie
  • fēnix® 5X Plus fēnix® 5X Plus
  • fēnix® Chronos fēnix® Chronos
  • vívoactive® 3 vívoactive® 3
Average Rating: (529 Ratings)

December 12, 2018 | Version 7.03

Перестали устанавливаться после последнего обновления

Σάββας Σ.
December 8, 2018 | Version 7.03

At last black is black and not blue. Awesone job but please add more choices to bottom sub face not only sunrise-sunset......

December 7, 2018 | Version 7.03

Hi, I had installed your watch face on my Fenix 3 for nearly a year, and loved it! Only recently I was playing around with other faces, and when I tried to reinstall yours, the face only shows a digital readout. I tried deleting and then downloading again a couple of times- but same again. Any ideas how to get yours back? Tony

Developer Reply
December 8, 2018, mbell-SVK

Don't play with the others! :) Power cycle your watch (turn it OFF and ON) and then install HandsFive again.

Rinnor Chu
November 29, 2018 | Version 7.03

I installed on my Fenix 5X, almost all functions work fine, but only the second mode works kind of glitch, the small hand on top sub-face is stepping and disappearing a while and then stepping again.

Developer Reply
November 30, 2018, mbell-SVK

This watch face doesn't have permanent second hand. The upper dial shows seconds only in full power mode (activated by your wrist gesture, lasting for 10 sec each time). Otherwise it shows remaining battery percentage, it is not a glitch! You can display permanend digital seconds when dual time is activated. Or you are welcome to use my other analogue watch faces with permanent second hand like G-Sport or SecondHand.

Jonathan Gibson
November 29, 2018 | Version 7.02

New version seems to have deleted the black watch face. Please can you fix? I dont like the blue graded one ( that installs when I pick black!) Thanks for all your work!!

Developer Reply
November 29, 2018, mbell-SVK

Black is back ;)

November 22, 2018 | Version 7.02

Hey, nice design. Thank you. Can you make an option to choose the background with and without gradient. Especially for the black background. Thank you

Developer Reply
November 29, 2018, mbell-SVK

Now you can choose between black background with or without blue gradient.

Peter Näf
November 19, 2018 | Version 7.02

I love this design, but on my Forerunner 235 the display is very sluggish. It takes about 3-5 seconds for the screen to switch.

Developer Reply
November 19, 2018, mbell-SVK

Thanks for your feedback! Unfortunately, there is nothing I can do about it. ;( The Forerunner 235 is simply less powerful device and this watch face is very complex. At least, I'm quite happy that I have managed to run it there.

Sreekumar Ashok
November 17, 2018 | Version 7.02

Absolute best and I love it. Thank you! I use it on fenix 5 and it has all the information I need - steps, current hr, altitude, sunset/sunrise & battery - which no other nice looking eatch face provided. I only wish if there were a permanent second hand - nit just during gesture. For now I use UTC clock as a digital work around. If you could get an analog one done, it would be great. Thanks a million.

Developer Reply
November 19, 2018, mbell-SVK

Thanks for your nice words! ;) However, I cannot add the permanent second hand - not with the current smooth graphics, lots of colors and crisp fonts. The 1Hz technique requires utilization of screen buffer which has many limitations (cannot go into the details here). I have permanent second hand implemented on less complex watch faces with custom fonts (please see G-Sport or SecondHand).

Jean-Marc Meyer
November 17, 2018 | Version 7.02

I was looking for a watch face with all essential information and I finally found it. Customization is just amazing. Great job!

Developer Reply
November 19, 2018, mbell-SVK

Many thanks! :)

November 16, 2018 | Version 7.02

The only watchface that can compete with preinstalled analogue ones. Perfect job! Fakt skvelá práca!

Developer Reply
November 19, 2018, mbell-SVK

Thanks/Vdaka!!! ;)

Peter Van der Vlugt
November 10, 2018 | Version 7.01

Absolutely my favorite!

Developer Reply
November 19, 2018, mbell-SVK

I'm really glad! ;)

Thomas Loop
November 4, 2018 | Version 7.01

Concept and execution are great! Access to all fields I am interested in, with customization for my color preferences. Nice work!

Developer Reply
November 19, 2018, mbell-SVK

Thank you for positive review! ;)

October 27, 2018 | Version 7.0

Best of the best!

Developer Reply
November 19, 2018, mbell-SVK

Thanks! ;)

Yannig Beyet
October 24, 2018 | Version 7.0

Best watch face ever, over a year on my watch.

Developer Reply
November 19, 2018, mbell-SVK

Oh great, I'm really glad! ;)

October 22, 2018 | Version 6.90

After updating whatches become to show seconds in the UTC time. Is it possible to make chose for customers to use seconds or not to use?

Developer Reply
October 23, 2018, mbell-SVK

Hi, it is not necessarily UTC time, you can switch it to any other time zone if you wish. But currently there is no option to disable permanent seconds, usually I'm asked the opposite. :) But I can make it optional, if there is such need.

Thomas Brumme
October 17, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

It's my favorite watchface so far, but I'm not able to configure the watchface, so that a second hand is shown. The second hand mode is enabled, but nothing changes. Please help. I use this skin on my fenix5

Developer Reply
October 17, 2018, mbell-SVK

Hi, there is no permanent second hand on this particular watch face, only second hand which is displayed upon gesture in full power mode. In such case the pointer in upper sub-face shows seconds for short period (instead of remaining battery percentage). It is also indicated by changed color of central point in the upper sub-face. This watch face is too complex to have implemented permanent second hand even on newer devices.

October 13, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

i love this face, but for some reason i can t customize it in my fenix 5x plus.

Developer Reply
October 13, 2018, mbell-SVK

That's because CIQ watch faces cannot be customised from the device!!! You have to use Garmin Connect or Garmin Express app.

October 1, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

My everyday watchface since months ago. From time to time I'd try something new just or change, and after a few hours I inevitably come back to Hands Five: it's the cleanest, neatest and most informative one so far.

Developer Reply
October 1, 2018, mbell-SVK

I'm really pleased to hear that. Thanks! :)

October 1, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

Great app! But, where can I read the description :-)?

Developer Reply
October 1, 2018, mbell-SVK

Thanks for your feedback! Look for the watch face screenshot with the legend in the app's description page. In case there is still something unclear, please contact me via "contact developer".

Carsten Müncheberg
September 21, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

Great design, showing all the data I need, highly configurable, definitely my favorite analogue watch face. In my humble opinion the only thing missing for perfection is a DND (do not disturb) indicator.

Developer Reply
October 1, 2018, mbell-SVK

Thank you very much for your feedback! New development must be considered carefully taking into account HW limitations of the supported devices. This is quite complex app reaching already limits for some of them.

chris hawkesworth
August 30, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

It's great. Would just like a second hand or counter. There is a button but doesn't seem to do anything. Am I missing something?

jesus ferrera
August 20, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

I find it great, beautiful and elegant. Would it be possible to have the total diary ascent? regards.

August 18, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

Have loved this face since getting the watch last year. BUT at some point the left face stopped including bike distance, both in the total and in the bar graph. Did I inadvertently change a setting?

Developer Reply
August 18, 2018, mbell-SVK

Not you but Garmin changed that in their firmware. Bike distance is not included in total distance. It includes only walked and runned distance, you cannot change that via settings.

Yannig Beyet
August 16, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

Preffered one. Only lack a stair counter.

Cadran Waldner🇺🇸
August 15, 2018 | Version 6.81-upd

It looked nicer on the picture than on my Fēnix 3 but I like it!!!

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