65points

Apple Watch Series 2

92points

Apple Watch Series 4

Apple Watch Series 2
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70 facts in comparison

Apple Watch Series 2 vs Apple Watch Series 4

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
65
points
Apple Watch Series 2
92
points
Apple Watch Series 4

Why is Apple Watch Series 2 better than Apple Watch Series 4?

  • 1.25 days longer battery life
    ?

    2 daysvs0.75 days

Why is Apple Watch Series 4 better than Apple Watch Series 2?

  • 6.89% more battery power
    291.8mAhvs273mAh
  • 7.88% bigger screen size
    ?

    1.78"vs1.65"
  • 1.51x higher resolution
    384 x 480pxvs312 x 390px
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
    5vs4
  • 14.24% higher pixel density
    345ppivs302ppi
  • Has silent alarm
    ?
  • Has a barometer
    ?
  • Provides sleep reports
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
2.has branded damage-resistant glass
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Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

Garmin Vivomove Style

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
3.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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Apple Watch Series 4
4.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
5.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
6.resolution
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Best

LG Watch Sport

480 x 480px

312 x 390px

384 x 480px

Sensors

1.Has a heart rate monitor
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A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
2.has GPS
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GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
3.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
4.has a compass
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A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
5.Has a barometer
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This measures barometric air pressure. It can predict weather changes, for example a sudden drop in air pressure could mean a storm is coming. When calibrated correctly it can be used to determine altitude, which helps GPS devices to lock on quicker and with greater accuracy.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
6.has a gyroscope
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A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4

Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
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It tracks how far you travel.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
2.Tracks steps taken
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It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
3.Provides activity reports
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Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
4.Measures pace
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Measuring pace shows how much time it takes to travel one kilometer or one mile. For example, in running, a 4 minute kilometer would be a very good pace.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
5.Counts how many calories you have burnt
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This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
6.Tracks your sleep
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It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4

Connectivity

1.Syncs wirelessly
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The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
2.Bluetooth version
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Best

Garmin Vivomove Luxe

5

4

5

3.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
4.Automatically syncs
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The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
5.has NFC
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NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
6.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
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802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4

Battery

1.battery life
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With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.

Best

Cogito Fit

365 days

2 days

0.75 days

2.battery power
?

Best

Neptune Pine

900mAh

273mAh

291.8mAh

3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
5.has wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4

Features

1.Has notifications
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If you get a notification such as a call or message, the device will vibrate on your wrist or make a noise to alert you.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
2.Has call control
?

The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
3.Has silent alarm
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The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
4.Has a stopwatch
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With a stopwatch you can time yourself.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
5.Locates your phone
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The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
6.Integrates with social networks
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It allows you to share information to popular social networks.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4

Miscellaneous

1.Has exercise diary
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It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
2.Ad-free
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Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
3.Syncs to the cloud
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Your data is synced to the cloud, making it easier to access across different devices and making sure it is always backed up in case you lose your device.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
4.Free app
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You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
5.Compatible with heart rate monitors
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It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4
6.Has period notifications
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You get a notification when you are due to get your period.

Apple Watch Series 2
Apple Watch Series 4

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