61points

Apple Watch

100points

Samsung Galaxy Watch

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102 facts in comparison

Apple Watch vs Samsung Galaxy Watch

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Samsung Galaxy Watch
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Samsung Galaxy Watch
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Apple Watch
100
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Samsung Galaxy Watch

Why is Apple Watch better than Samsung Galaxy Watch?

  • 15.38% bigger screen size
    ?

    1.5"vs1.3"
  • Can be used to answer calls
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  • Locates your phone
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  • Automatically syncs
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  • Has a route tracker
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  • Has a built-in camera remote control function
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  • Has sapphire glass display
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  • Has Force Touch/3D Touch
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Why is Samsung Galaxy Watch better than Apple Watch?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
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  • Has branded damage resistant glass
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  • Is compatible with Android
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  • Has GPS
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  • 6.51% higher resolution
    360 x 360pxvs312 x 390px
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4
  • Tracks your sleep
    ?
  • Has silent alarm
    ?

Design

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

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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.

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

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

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

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6. higher resolution
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Best

LG Watch Sport

480 x 480px

312 x 390px

360 x 360px

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.

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

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

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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.

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6.Monitors blood oxygenation levels
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Your blood oxygen level is a measurement how much oxygen is reaching your muscles. It is important because low levels mean that you will become easily fatigued during exercise. The more exercise you do, the better your blood oxygen levels will become.

For example

Huami Amazfit 2

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Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
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It tracks how far you travel.

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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.

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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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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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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.

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

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Connectivity

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

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2. newer Bluetooth version
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Best

ZTE Nubia Alpha

5

4

4.2

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

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

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5.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

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

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Battery

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

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2.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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3.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.

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

For example

ZTE Nubia Alpha

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5.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Fossil Q Harper

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

For example

Amazfit Verge

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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.

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2.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.

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

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

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5.Has a stopwatch
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With a stopwatch you can time yourself.

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6.Can be used to answer calls
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The device has a speaker and microphone that allow you to answer calls made to your smartphone.

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Miscellaneous

1.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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2.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.

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

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

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5.Compatible with smart scales
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It is compatible with smart scales such as the Fitbit Aria and Withings range. These scales transmit information such as weight and BMI to connected services over WiFi.

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6.Has music playback
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You can listen to your own music when working out. This can make exercising more enjoyable and motivate you to push yourself further.

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