The Oregon 700 series can be paired with several compatible smartphones. Pairing the device to a compatible smartphone enables Bluetooth connected features such as activity uploads, Connect IQ downloads, LiveTrack, software updates, smart notifications, and weather. To pair an Oregon 700 series device with the Garmin Connect Mobile app, please follow the steps below:

Make sure you first have Garmin Connect App installed on a compatible phone and open when you are pairing your phone.

iOS: (Compatibility list here)


1. Place the iOS device within 10ft (3m) of the Oregon 700 series unit

2. Ensure that Bluetooth is enabled on the iOS device (see iOS device manual for details)

3. Press the Power key to open the main menu

4. Select Setup

5. Select Bluetooth, the unit will now be waiting to be paired

6. On the iOS device, open Settings

7. Touch Bluetooth

8. Select the Oregon 700 series unit from the list of bluetooth devices

9. Check that the passkey displayed on the device matches and confirm the pairing request

10. Select the Oregon 700 series-LE from the list of bluetooth devices

11. Touch Pair

12. Touch Done on the Oregon

13. Open the Connect Mobile app on the iOS device

14. Touch the More icon at the bottom right corner

15. Touch Garmin Devices to check that the Oregon 700 series unit is paired correctly


Android: (Compatibility list here)


1. Place the Android device within 10ft (3m) of the Oregon 700 series unit

2. Ensure that Bluetooth is enabled on the Android device (see Android device manual for details)

3. Press the Power key to open the main menu

4. Select Setup

5. Select Bluetooth

6. Open the Connect Mobile app on the Android device

7. Touch the menu icon (3 horizontal lines in upper left corner)

8. Touch Garmin Devices

9. Touch +

11. Touch All Devices

12. Touch Oregon 700 Series

13. Touch View Bluetooth Settings

14. Select the Oregon 700 series device 

15. Check that the pairing code displayed on the device matches and confirm the pairing request

16. Return to Garmin Connect Mobile on the Android device

17. Touch Done


You have now successfully paired with the Garmin Connect Mobile app.