84points

Apple Watch Series 3

95points

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Apple Watch Series 3
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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103 facts in comparison

Apple Watch Series 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
84
points
Apple Watch Series 3
95
points
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Why is Apple Watch Series 3 better than Samsung Galaxy Watch Active?

  • 18.7% more battery power
    273mAhvs230mAh
  • 50% bigger screen size
    ?

    1.65"vs1.1"
  • Can be used to answer calls
    ?
  • Locates your phone
    ?
  • Automatically syncs
    ?
  • Has call control
    ?
  • Tracks elevation
    ?
  • Has a cellular module
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Watch Active better than Apple Watch Series 3?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
    ?
  • Is compatible with Android
    ?
  • 6.51% higher resolution
    360 x 360pxvs312 x 390px
  • 1.53x higher pixel density
    463ppivs302ppi
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4
  • Screen is always on
    ?
  • Has silent alarm
    ?
  • 0.25GB more RAM memory
    0.75GBvs0.5GB

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
?

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
2.has branded damage resistant glass
?

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
3.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
4.Has a display
?

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
5.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
6.pixel density
?

Best

LG Watch Sport

491ppi

302ppi

463ppi

Sensors

1.Has a heart rate monitor
?

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

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
2.has GPS
?

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
3.has an accelerometer
?

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 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
4.has a compass
?

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
5.Has a barometer
?

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 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
6.has a gyroscope
?

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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
?

It tracks how far you travel.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
2.Tracks steps taken
?

It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
3.Provides activity reports
?

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 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
4.Measures pace
?

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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
5.Counts how many calories you have burnt
?

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 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
6.Tracks your sleep
?

It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Connectivity

1.Syncs wirelessly
?

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

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
2.Bluetooth version
?

Best

ZTE Nubia Alpha

5

4

4.2

3.Has Bluetooth
?

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
4.Is compatible with Android
?

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
5.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
6.Automatically syncs
?

The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Neptune Pine

900mAh

273mAh

230mAh

2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
4.battery life with GPS on
?

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.

Best

Huami Amazfit 2

32h

18h

15h

5.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
6.Alerts you to low phone battery
?

When your paired smartphone is running low on battery, the smartwatch will notify you.

For example

ZTE Nubia Alpha

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Features

1.RAM
?

Best

Blu Vivo X Link

4GB

0.5GB

0.75GB

2.Has notifications
?

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 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
3.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 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
4.Has silent alarm
?

The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
5.Has a stopwatch
?

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
6.Locates your phone
?

The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Miscellaneous

1.Syncs to the cloud
?

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 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
2.Ad-free
?

Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
3.Has exercise diary
?

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

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
4.Free app
?

You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
5.Compatible with heart rate monitors
?

It supports third-party heart rate monitors to incorporate your pulse data.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
6.Can capture photos
?

You can take photos during your workouts. Photos can be saved to your route maps and viewed later.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

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