76points

Garmin Vivoactive 3

85points

Mobvoi TicWatch Pro

87points

Samsung Galaxy Watch

Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch Pro
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93 facts in comparison

Garmin Vivoactive 3 vs Mobvoi TicWatch Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Watch

Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch Pro
Samsung Galaxy Watch
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch Pro
Samsung Galaxy Watch
76
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85
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87
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Why is Garmin Vivoactive 3 better than Mobvoi TicWatch Pro & Samsung Galaxy Watch?

  • Supports ANT+
  • Free app
  • Includes access to online portal
  • Designed for golf

Why is Mobvoi TicWatch Pro better than Garmin Vivoactive 3 & Samsung Galaxy Watch?

  • Can be used to answer calls
  • Screen is always on
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Has a route tracker
  • Alerts you to low phone battery
  • Compatible with speed/cadence sensors
  • Has a cadence sensor
  • Has an OLED display

Why is Samsung Galaxy Watch better than Garmin Vivoactive 3 & Mobvoi TicWatch Pro?

  • Has a cellular module
  • Detects activities
  • Has exercise tagging
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

Top specs and features

Design

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

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

3.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.

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

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

6.screen size

1.2"

1.39"

1.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

ZTE Nubia Alpha

4"

Sensors

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

2.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.

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

4.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.

5.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.

6.has a gyroscope
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A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.

Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
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It tracks how far you travel.

2.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.

3.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.

4.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.

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.

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

Connectivity

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

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

3.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

4.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.

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

6.has NFC
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NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

Battery

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

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

3.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.

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.

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

6.Has a solar power battery
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Samsung Galaxy Watch

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

For example

ZTE Nubia Alpha

Features

1.Has notifications
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Samsung Galaxy Watch

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.

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.

3.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.

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

5.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.

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

Miscellaneous

1.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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