70points
71points

Garmin Vivoactive 3

71points
71points

Mobvoi TicWatch S2

Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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Garmin Vivoactive 3 vs Mobvoi TicWatch S2

Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2

Why is Garmin Vivoactive 3 better than Mobvoi TicWatch S2?

  • 5 days longer battery life
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    7 daysvs2 days
  • Has a compass
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  • Has NFC
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  • Has a barometer
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  • 1.2mm thinner
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    11.7mmvs12.9mm
  • Always-On Display
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  • Has a route tracker
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  • 9.7g lighter
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    43gvs52.7g

Why is Mobvoi TicWatch S2 better than Garmin Vivoactive 3?

  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • 2.78x higher resolution
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    400 x 400pxvs240 x 240px
  • 15.83% bigger screen size
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    1.39"vs1.2"
  • Detects activities automatically
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  • 44.33% higher pixel density
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    407ppivs282ppi
  • Has a gyroscope
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Design

1.is dustproof and water-resistant
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Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
3.sweat resistance
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.has a touch screen
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.Has a display
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
6.Watch band is replaceable
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
2.has GPS
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Mobvoi TicWatch S2
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
3.Monitors blood oxygenation levels
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Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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.
4.has an accelerometer
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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.
5.has a compass
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
A compass is useful for gaming, maps, and navigation software.
6.Has a barometer
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
It tracks how far you travel.
2.Tracks your sleep
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Mobvoi TicWatch S2
It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.
3.Tracks steps taken
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Mobvoi TicWatch S2
It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
4.Measures pace
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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.
5.Counts how many calories you have burnt
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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.Provides activity reports
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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
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Mobvoi TicWatch S2
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
2.Syncs wirelessly
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
3.Automatically syncs
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Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
5.has NFC
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Battery

1.battery life

7 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
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has wireless charging
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.Locates your phone
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
2.Can be used to answer calls
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The device has a speaker and microphone that allow you to answer calls made to your smartphone.
3.Has call control
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.
4.Has notifications
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
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.
5.Has silent alarm
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
6.Has a stopwatch
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
With a stopwatch you can time yourself.

Miscellaneous

1.Has music playback
Garmin Vivoactive 3 (Garmin Connect Mobile)
Mobvoi TicWatch S2 (Mobvoi)
You can listen to your own music when working out. This can make exercising more enjoyable and motivate you to push yourself further.
2.Free app
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2 (Mobvoi)
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
3.Syncs to the cloud
Garmin Vivoactive 3 (Garmin Connect Mobile)
Mobvoi TicWatch S2 (Mobvoi)
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.Has exercise diary
Garmin Vivoactive 3 (Garmin Connect Mobile)
Mobvoi TicWatch S2
It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.
5.Has in-app purchases
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Mobvoi TicWatch S2 (Mobvoi)
You can unlock additional content and features by making small purchases within the app.
6.Ad-free
Garmin Vivoactive 3 (Garmin Connect Mobile)
Mobvoi TicWatch S2 (Mobvoi)
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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