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Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
Top 28%1,255 points
Top 28%
Top 52%842 points
Top 52%
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
Top specs and features

Garmin Fenix 2 vs Suunto Ambit: 46 facts in comparison

1. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
62% have it

2. Has a heart rate monitor

A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
59% have it

3. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
50h
Suunto Ambit3 Peak Sapphire (HR): 50h
50h

4. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
36% have it

5. 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.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
40% have it

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.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
38% have it

7. battery life

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
35 days
Tech4o Traileader Jet: 730 days
3 days

8. weight

12.6g lighter.
90.6g
Polar RCX3 GPS: 33g
78g

9. Has vibrating alerts

Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
32% have it

10. Has a route tracker

With a route tracker you can add your route onto a map. It is helpful if you plan to do the same route again, or want to share it with your community.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
34% have it

11. Syncs wirelessly

The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
34% have it

12. 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.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
39% have it

13. Has trackback mode

This feature enables you to track your route and reverse it in order to guide you back to where you began your journey.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
19% have it

14. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
86% have it

15. thickness

1.1mm thinner.
17mm
Motorola MOTOACTV: 9.6mm
18.1mm

16. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
95% have it

17. waterproofing maximum depth

These devices will not experience water damage, e.g. in the shower. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.
50m
Casio GWA1000FC-2A: 200m
100m

18. Supports ANT+

ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
27% have it

19. Has goal setting

Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
37% have it

20. Tracks distance

It tracks how far you travel.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
76% have it

21. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
30% have it

22. 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.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
70% have it

23. Has a 3D compass

3D compass is a compass that will show accurate readings also when the compass is tilted. Therefore you don’t need to keep the compass on level ground to get steady readings.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
22% have it

24. Has multi-sport mode

Multi-sport mode allows you to easily switch between tracking different sports such as running, cycling and swimming. This is ideal for those who need to change quickly between different activities, eg. triathletes.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
29% have it

25. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Garmin Fenix 2
Suunto Ambit
92% have it

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