61points

Apple Watch

46points

Garmin Vivoactive

Apple Watch
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61 facts in comparison

Apple Watch vs Garmin Vivoactive

Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
61
points
Apple Watch
46
points
Garmin Vivoactive

Why is Apple Watch better than Garmin Vivoactive?

  • Has a heart rate monitor
    ?
  • Watch band is replaceable
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • 4.01x higher resolution
    ?

    312 x 390pxvs148 x 205px
  • Has call control
    ?
  • Provides activity reports
    ?
  • Can be used to answer calls
    ?
  • Has NFC
    ?

Why is Garmin Vivoactive better than Apple Watch?

  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Has GPS
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  • Is compatible with Android
    ?
  • Provides sleep reports
    ?
  • Has a barometer
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  • Has multi-sport mode
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  • Has inactivity alerts
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  • Has a stroke counter for swimming
    ?

Price comparison

Apple Watch

ProductStorePrice
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 44mm) - Gold ...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 44mm) - Gold Aluminum Case with Pink Sport Band
Amazon logo
$414.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 (GPS, 38mm) - Space...Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS, 38mm) - Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band
Amazon logo
$179.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40mm) - Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band
Amazon logo
$484.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular, 38...Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular, 38mm) - Silver Aluminum Case with White Sport Band
Amazon logo
$279.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40MM) - Gold Aluminum Case with Pink Sand Sport Band (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$429.98
Apple Watch AmazonWillful Smart Watch for Android Phones a...Willful Smart Watch for Android Phones and iOS Phones Compatible iPhone Samsung, IP68 Swimming Waterproof Smartwatch Fitness Tracker Fitness Watch Heart Rate Monitor Smart Watches for Men Women Black
Amazon logo
$35.99
Apple Watch AmazonVATI Sport Band Compatible for Apple Wat...VATI Sport Band Compatible for Apple Watch Band 38mm 40mm, Soft Silicone Sport Strap Replacement Bands Compatible with 2019 Apple Watch Series 5, iWatch 4/3/2/1, 38MM 40MM S/M (Black)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Apple Watch AmazonUpdated Version Watch Charger, Powlaken ...Updated Version Watch Charger, Powlaken Charging Cable MFi Certified Magnetic Wireless Portable Charger Charging Cable Cord Compatible for Apple Watch Series 5 4 3 2 1
Amazon logo
$12.95
Apple Watch AmazonNUKELOLO Compatible for Apple Watch Band...NUKELOLO Compatible for Apple Watch Band Nylon Strap Replacement Band for iWatch Series 5/4/3/2/1 38mm 40mm (Reflector White)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Apple Watch AmazonMisxi Black Hard Case Compatible with Ap...Misxi Black Hard Case Compatible with Apple Watch Series 5 Series 4 44mm with Screen Protector, Hard PC Case Slim Tempered Glass Screen Protector Overall Protective Cover for iwatch Series 5/4
Amazon logo
$11.99
Apple Watch aliexpressApple Watch 4 Series 4 LTE 44mm SportBan...Apple Watch 4 Series 4 LTE 44mm SportBand Smart Watch 2 Heart Rate Sensor ECG Fallen Detect Activity Track Workout for iPhone
aliexpress logo
$313.36

Design

1.is dustproof and water-resistant
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
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.
2.sweat resistant
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.has a touch screen
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
4.Has a display
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
5.Watch band is replaceable
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The watch band is removable and can be replaced by any standard watch band of the correct size, allowing you to customise it to your liking.
6.resolution

312 x 390px

148 x 205px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.

Sensors

1.Has a heart rate monitor
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
2.has GPS
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Garmin Vivoactive
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
3.has an accelerometer
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Garmin Vivoactive
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.
4.has a compass
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Garmin Vivoactive
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
5.Has a barometer
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
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.

Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
It tracks how far you travel.
2.Tracks steps taken
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
3.Tracks your sleep
Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Garmin Vivoactive
It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
4.Counts how many calories you have burnt
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Garmin Vivoactive
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.
5.Measures pace
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
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.
6.Provides activity reports
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
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.

Connectivity

1.Is compatible with Android
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
2.Syncs wirelessly
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.Bluetooth version

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4

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
5.Automatically syncs
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
6.has NFC
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

Battery

1.has a battery level indicator
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has wireless charging
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Features

1.Locates your phone
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
2.Has notifications
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
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.
3.Has call control
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.
4.Can be used to answer calls
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
The device has a speaker and microphone that allow you to answer calls made to your smartphone.
5.Has a stopwatch
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
6.Integrates with social networks
Apple Watch
Garmin Vivoactive
It allows you to share information to popular social networks.

Miscellaneous

1.Free app
Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Garmin Vivoactive
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
2.Ad-free
Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Garmin Vivoactive
Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
3.Has exercise diary
Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Garmin Vivoactive
It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.
4.Syncs to the cloud
Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Garmin Vivoactive
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.
5.Has music playback
Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Garmin Vivoactive
You can listen to your own music when working out. This can make exercising more enjoyable and motivate you to push yourself further.
6.Predicts start date
Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Garmin Vivoactive
The app uses your data to predict future period start dates.

Price comparison

Apple Watch

ProductStorePrice
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 44mm) - Gold ...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 44mm) - Gold Aluminum Case with Pink Sport Band
Amazon logo
$414.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 (GPS, 38mm) - Space...Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS, 38mm) - Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band
Amazon logo
$179.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40mm) - Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band
Amazon logo
$484.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular, 38...Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular, 38mm) - Silver Aluminum Case with White Sport Band
Amazon logo
$279.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40MM) - Gold Aluminum Case with Pink Sand Sport Band (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$429.98
Apple Watch AmazonWillful Smart Watch for Android Phones a...Willful Smart Watch for Android Phones and iOS Phones Compatible iPhone Samsung, IP68 Swimming Waterproof Smartwatch Fitness Tracker Fitness Watch Heart Rate Monitor Smart Watches for Men Women Black
Amazon logo
$35.99
Apple Watch AmazonVATI Sport Band Compatible for Apple Wat...VATI Sport Band Compatible for Apple Watch Band 38mm 40mm, Soft Silicone Sport Strap Replacement Bands Compatible with 2019 Apple Watch Series 5, iWatch 4/3/2/1, 38MM 40MM S/M (Black)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Apple Watch AmazonUpdated Version Watch Charger, Powlaken ...Updated Version Watch Charger, Powlaken Charging Cable MFi Certified Magnetic Wireless Portable Charger Charging Cable Cord Compatible for Apple Watch Series 5 4 3 2 1
Amazon logo
$12.95
Apple Watch AmazonNUKELOLO Compatible for Apple Watch Band...NUKELOLO Compatible for Apple Watch Band Nylon Strap Replacement Band for iWatch Series 5/4/3/2/1 38mm 40mm (Reflector White)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Apple Watch AmazonMisxi Black Hard Case Compatible with Ap...Misxi Black Hard Case Compatible with Apple Watch Series 5 Series 4 44mm with Screen Protector, Hard PC Case Slim Tempered Glass Screen Protector Overall Protective Cover for iwatch Series 5/4
Amazon logo
$11.99
Apple Watch aliexpressApple Watch 4 Series 4 LTE 44mm SportBan...Apple Watch 4 Series 4 LTE 44mm SportBand Smart Watch 2 Heart Rate Sensor ECG Fallen Detect Activity Track Workout for iPhone
aliexpress logo
$313.36

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