64points

Apple Watch

86points

Samsung Galaxy Watch

vs
vs

99 facts in comparison

Apple Watch vs Samsung Galaxy Watch

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
64
points
Apple Watch
86
points
Samsung Galaxy Watch

Why is Apple Watch better than Samsung Galaxy Watch?

  • 15.38% bigger screen size
    ?

    1.5"vs1.3"
  • Has a compass
    ?
  • Automatically syncs
    ?
  • Has a route tracker
    ?
  • Has a built-in camera remote control function
    ?
  • Has weight tracking
    ?
  • Has period notifications
    ?
  • Predicts start date
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Watch better than Apple Watch?

  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • Has GPS
    ?
  • 2.25 days longer battery life
    ?

    3 daysvs0.75 days
  • Is compatible with Android
    ?
  • 6.51% higher resolution
    ?

    360 x 360pxvs312 x 390px
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4
  • Has silent alarm
    ?

Price comparison

Apple Watch

Buy used:

$178.04

ProductStorePrice
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 44mm) - Space...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 44mm) - Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band
Amazon logo
$379.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 44...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 44mm) - Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band
Amazon logo
$479.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 38mm Smartwatch (GP...Apple Watch Series 3 38mm Smartwatch (GPS + Cellular, Silver Aluminum Case, Fog Sport Band) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$189.99
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 42mm Smartwatch (GP...Apple Watch Series 3 42mm Smartwatch (GPS + Cellular, Space Gray Aluminum Case, Black Sport Band) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$219.93
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular, 38...Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular, 38mm) - Silver Aluminium Case with White Sport Band
Amazon logo
$299.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 (GPS), 38mm Space G...Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS), 38mm Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band - MQKV2LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$189.00
Apple Watch AmazonFitbit Versa 2 Health & Fitness Smartwat...Fitbit Versa 2 Health & Fitness Smartwatch with Heart Rate, Music, Alexa Built-in, Sleep & Swim Tracking, Petal/Copper Rose, One Size (S & L Bands Included)
Amazon logo
$199.53
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 2 Smartwatch 38mm Ros...Apple Watch Series 2 Smartwatch 38mm Rose Gold Aluminum Case, Pink Sand Sport Band (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$174.00
Apple Watch aliexpressAndroid Smart Watch Smart Bracelet Watch...Android Smart Watch Smart Bracelet Watches Heart Rate Watch Wristband Man Sports Watches SmartBand Smartwatch for apple watch
aliexpress logo
$38.40

Samsung Galaxy Watch

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Watch AmazonSamsung Galaxy Watch smartwatch (46mm, G...Samsung Galaxy Watch smartwatch (46mm, GPS, Bluetooth, Wifi) – Silver/Black (US Version with Warranty) (SM-R800NZSAXAR)
Amazon logo
$278.99
Samsung Galaxy Watch AmazonSamsung Galaxy Watch (46mm) Silver (Blue...Samsung Galaxy Watch (46mm) Silver (Bluetooth), SM-R800 – International Version -No Warranty
Amazon logo
$214.89
Samsung Galaxy Watch aliexpressFor Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm Gear S3 St...For Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm Gear S3 Steel Metal Tool Watchband Watch Strap Bracelet For Garmin Fenix 3 HR 5X Watch Band
aliexpress logo
$65.52

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. Show more

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
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. Show more

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
3.sweat resistant
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
4.has a touch screen
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
5.Has a display
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
6.Watch band is replaceable
?

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.

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch

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. Show more

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
2.has GPS
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
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
Samsung Galaxy Watch
4.has a compass
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
5.Monitors blood oxygenation levels
?

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

Huawei Watch GT 2e

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
6.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. Show more

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch

Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
?

It tracks how far you travel.

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
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
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
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
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
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.

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
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
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
6.Tracks your sleep
?

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

Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Samsung Galaxy Watch

Connectivity

1.Syncs wirelessly
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
2.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Huawei Watch GT 2e

5.1

4

4.2

3.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
4.Is compatible with Android
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
5.Automatically syncs
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
6.has NFC
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch

Battery

1.battery life
?

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

Best

Fossil Nate

365 days

0.75 days

3 days

2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
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. Show more

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
5.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

Samsung Galaxy Watch Golf Edition

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
6.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Fossil Carlie

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch

Features

1.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
Samsung Galaxy Watch
2.Has vibrating alerts
?

Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
3.Locates your phone
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
4.Has silent alarm
?

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

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch
5.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
Samsung Galaxy Watch
6.Has a stopwatch
?

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch

Miscellaneous

1.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.

Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
2.Has exercise diary
?

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

Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
3.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 (Apple Health)
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
4.Free app
?

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

Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
5.Has music playback
?

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

Apple Watch (Apple Health)
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)
6.Compatible with smart scales
?

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 Wi-Fi.

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch (Samsung S Health)

Price comparison

Apple Watch

Buy used:

$178.04

ProductStorePrice
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 44mm) - Space...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS, 44mm) - Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band
Amazon logo
$379.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 44...Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 44mm) - Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band
Amazon logo
$479.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 38mm Smartwatch (GP...Apple Watch Series 3 38mm Smartwatch (GPS + Cellular, Silver Aluminum Case, Fog Sport Band) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$189.99
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 42mm Smartwatch (GP...Apple Watch Series 3 42mm Smartwatch (GPS + Cellular, Space Gray Aluminum Case, Black Sport Band) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$219.93
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular, 38...Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular, 38mm) - Silver Aluminium Case with White Sport Band
Amazon logo
$299.00
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 3 (GPS), 38mm Space G...Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS), 38mm Space Gray Aluminum Case with Black Sport Band - MQKV2LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$189.00
Apple Watch AmazonFitbit Versa 2 Health & Fitness Smartwat...Fitbit Versa 2 Health & Fitness Smartwatch with Heart Rate, Music, Alexa Built-in, Sleep & Swim Tracking, Petal/Copper Rose, One Size (S & L Bands Included)
Amazon logo
$199.53
Apple Watch AmazonApple Watch Series 2 Smartwatch 38mm Ros...Apple Watch Series 2 Smartwatch 38mm Rose Gold Aluminum Case, Pink Sand Sport Band (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$174.00
Apple Watch aliexpressAndroid Smart Watch Smart Bracelet Watch...Android Smart Watch Smart Bracelet Watches Heart Rate Watch Wristband Man Sports Watches SmartBand Smartwatch for apple watch
aliexpress logo
$38.40

Samsung Galaxy Watch

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Watch AmazonSamsung Galaxy Watch smartwatch (46mm, G...Samsung Galaxy Watch smartwatch (46mm, GPS, Bluetooth, Wifi) – Silver/Black (US Version with Warranty) (SM-R800NZSAXAR)
Amazon logo
$278.99
Samsung Galaxy Watch AmazonSamsung Galaxy Watch (46mm) Silver (Blue...Samsung Galaxy Watch (46mm) Silver (Bluetooth), SM-R800 – International Version -No Warranty
Amazon logo
$214.89
Samsung Galaxy Watch aliexpressFor Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm Gear S3 St...For Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm Gear S3 Steel Metal Tool Watchband Watch Strap Bracelet For Garmin Fenix 3 HR 5X Watch Band
aliexpress logo
$65.52

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