Just released, the Suunto Vertical is a stylish large screen adventure watch that features free outdoor offline maps, fast dual band GPS/GNSS, up to 60 days battery, and 90+ sport modes, including trail running, mountaineering, mountain biking, and rock climbing.

DC Rainmaker tested the Vertical Titanium Solar intensively and said “Suunto has put forth a very accurate GPS watch on land, with good and clear mapping.”

The5krunner says “Battery life is excessively, ridiculously, crazy long and GNSS accuracy is the best on any sports watch… ever.” Read their review.

The Vertical is available in four styles (with another four styles in the Vertical Titanium Solar). All styles are made in Finland using renewable energy.

The Vertical retails for R12,999 and the Vertical Titanium Solar (top row in image below) for R17,499.

Available in South Africa from the Ultimo Group and aligned retailers.

Suunto app completes your watch experience

Plan, analyse and share your sports activities with Suunto App! Here, you can also connect to other services such as Strava for even more features.

Suunto Vertical lifestyle Climbing Monsorno wrist view


Extensive map collection

Plan and analyse your routes with help of 3D maps, heatmaps, road surface type info or avalanche terrain maps.

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Training zone

Find your training load, recovery metrics and progress summaries in Training zone and get guidance from AI-based Suunto coach.

Workout planner

Create your own workout in Suunto app to get real-time guidance via your watch.

SuuntoPlus store

Find new sport apps for your runs and rides, connect with range of new devices and get real-time insights with guides.

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Connect to partners

Take advantage of the 200+ partner apps and start racing with Strava Segments or train with Training Peaks plans.

Choose to go beyond your limits

Some people choose the average but adventurers need a tool they can trust. With the best battery life and accuracy in the market, Suunto Vertical is the perfect companion for the highest peaks and demanding valleys.

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Maps you can count on

Suunto Vertical’s intuitive maps tell you all you need to know about the landscape. Contour lines, water, paths and other important landmarks are available in three different map styles. For maximum safety, all navigation features can be used in offline mode too. Never get lost exploring!

Works in offline

Free of charge maps
Route and POI navigation

Stay safe in challenging environments

With the altimeter, barometer and compass, you’ll maintain spatial awareness with ease. In demanding surroundings, this can be a lifesaver.
Storm alarm and up to date weather forecast help you stay out of harm’s way.

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Weather forecast

Barometer and Altimeter. Storm, sunset, and sunrise alarms.

The most resilient battery life out there

Suunto Vertical packs a battery life that’s miles ahead of its competitors: 60 hours of exercise tracking on the most accurate GPS setting.
In daily mode, Suunto Vertical accompanies you up to 60 days without charging!

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Dual-band GNSS for best accuracy

Suunto Vertical doesn’t sacrifice accuracy for longer battery life. It communicates with all five major satellite systems via Dual Frequency an express lane for a faster, reliable signal.
The battery life comparison was conducted in training mode with the best possible accuracy settings on.

Train for your next adventures

Suunto Vertical is an excellent companion for everyday training too. From running to cycling, and swimming to cross-country-skiing, your favourite sports are sure to be found here.
Still need more? Head on over to SuuntoPlus store and customise your watch even further with apps for climbing, Cooper test and more!

90+ Sport modes
50+ sport apps via SuuntoPlus
Voice feedback via Suunto app


Measurements49 x 49 x 13,6 mm
WeightSteel 86g (69g case), Titanium 74g (56g case)
Bezel material:Stainless steel or Titanium Grade 5
Glass material:Sapphire crystal
Case material:Glass fibre reinforced polyamide
Strap material:Silicone
What’s in the box?Suunto Vertical, charging cable, printed user documentation

So what are you waiting for? Check out the Suunto Vertical today.

The Suunto Vertical Titanium Solar side profile (13.6mm thickness) with Canyon strap
The Suunto Vertical Titanium Solar side profile (13.6mm thickness) with Canyon strap

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