83points

Apple Watch Series 3

96points

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm

Apple Watch Series 3
Comparison winner
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105 facts in comparison

Apple Watch Series 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
83
points
Apple Watch Series 3
96
points
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm

Why is Apple Watch Series 3 better than Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm?

  • 10.53% more battery power
    273mAhvs247mAh
  • 37.5% bigger screen size
    ?

    1.65"vs1.2"
  • Is compatible with iOS
    ?
  • 12GB more internal storage
    16GBvs4GB
  • Has a cellular module
    ?
  • Free app
    ?
  • Has exercise diary
    ?
  • Syncs to the cloud
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm better than Apple Watch Series 3?

  • Is compatible with Android
    ?
  • 6.51% higher resolution
    360 x 360pxvs312 x 390px
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
    5vs4
  • 40.4% higher pixel density
    424ppivs302ppi
  • Has silent alarm
    ?
  • Always-On Display
    ?
  • 0.2GB more RAM memory
    0.7GBvs0.5GB
  • Alerts you to low phone battery
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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 Active2 Aluminium 40mm
3.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
4.has a touch screen
?

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

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
5.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
6.resolution
?

Best

LG Watch Sport

480 x 480px

312 x 390px

360 x 360px

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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
2.has GPS
?

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

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
4.has a compass
?

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

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm

Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
?

It tracks how far you travel.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
2.Tracks steps taken
?

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

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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 Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm

Connectivity

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

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
2.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Garmin Vivomove Luxe

5

4

5

3.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 Active2 Aluminium 40mm
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
5.Automatically syncs
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The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
6.has NFC
?

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm

Battery

1.battery power
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Best

Neptune Pine

900mAh

273mAh

247mAh

2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
4.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 Active2 Aluminium 40mm
5.Alerts you to low phone battery
?

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

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
6.Has a solar power battery
?

A solar battery takes its energy from light, and stores it in a self-recharging battery which never needs to be changed.

For example

Fossil Q Explorist Gen 4

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm

Features

1.RAM
?

Best

Blu Vivo X Link

4GB

0.5GB

0.7GB

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 Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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 Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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 Active2 Aluminium 40mm
5.Has a stopwatch
?

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.

Apple Watch Series 3
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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 Active2 Aluminium 40mm

Miscellaneous

1.Has exercise diary
?

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

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
2.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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
3.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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
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 Active2 Aluminium 40mm
5.Has passcode
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You can set a passcode to keep your data private.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm
6.Compatible with heart rate monitors
?

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

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Aluminium 40mm

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