61points

Apple Watch

80points

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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99 facts in comparison

Apple Watch vs Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
61
points
Apple Watch
80
points
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Why is Apple Watch better than Samsung Galaxy Watch Active?

  • 36.36% bigger screen size
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    1.5"vs1.1"
  • Automatically syncs
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  • Can be used to answer calls
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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 weight tracking
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  • Has music playback
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  • Has period notifications
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Why is Samsung Galaxy Watch Active better than Apple Watch?

  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
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  • Has GPS
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  • 1.25 days longer battery life
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    2 daysvs0.75 days
  • Is compatible with Android
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  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4
  • 6.51% higher resolution
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    360 x 360pxvs312 x 390px
  • Has silent alarm
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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

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Buy used:

$145.00

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active walmartSAMSUNG Galaxy Watch Active 2 Aluminum -...SAMSUNG Galaxy Watch Active 2 Aluminum - 40mm Black Bluetooth - SM-R830NZKAXAR
walmart logo
$279.00
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active aliexpressSmart Watch Women Men Fitness Bracelet P...Smart Watch Women Men Fitness Bracelet Pedometer Heart Rate Sleep Activity Tracker MK07 Sports Watches PK Samsung Galaxy Watch
aliexpress logo
$31.32

Design

1.is dustproof and water-resistant
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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.has branded damage-resistant glass
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
3.sweat resistant
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.has a touch screen
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.Has a display
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
6.Watch band is replaceable
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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.

Sensors

1.Has a heart rate monitor
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
2.has GPS
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
3.has an accelerometer
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
5.Monitors blood oxygenation levels
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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.
6.Has a barometer
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active (Samsung S Health)
It tracks how far you travel.
2.Tracks steps taken
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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)
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
4.Counts how many calories you have burnt
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active (Samsung S Health)
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
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active (Samsung S Health)
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
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
2.Syncs wirelessly
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.Bluetooth version

4

4.2

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
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
6.has NFC
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

Battery

1.battery life

0.75 days

2 days

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
2.has a battery level indicator
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has wireless charging
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
5.Has a solar power battery
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
A solar battery takes its energy from light, and stores it in a self-recharging battery which never needs to be changed.
6.has a removable battery
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.Locates your phone
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
2.Has notifications
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
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
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.
4.Has silent alarm
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
5.Can be used to answer calls
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The device has a speaker and microphone that allow you to answer calls made to your smartphone.
6.Has a stopwatch
Apple Watch
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
With a stopwatch you can time yourself.

Miscellaneous

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

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

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Buy used:

$145.00

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active walmartSAMSUNG Galaxy Watch Active 2 Aluminum -...SAMSUNG Galaxy Watch Active 2 Aluminum - 40mm Black Bluetooth - SM-R830NZKAXAR
walmart logo
$279.00
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active aliexpressSmart Watch Women Men Fitness Bracelet P...Smart Watch Women Men Fitness Bracelet Pedometer Heart Rate Sleep Activity Tracker MK07 Sports Watches PK Samsung Galaxy Watch
aliexpress logo
$31.32

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