53points

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)

80points

Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
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98 facts in comparison

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large) vs Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
53
points
Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
80
points
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus

Why is Garmin Vivofit 4 (large) better than Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus?

  • 360 days longer battery life
    ?

    365 daysvs5 days
  • Has a stopwatch
    ?
  • 4.1g lighter
    25.5gvs29.6g
  • Compatible with RunKeeper
    ?
  • 6.5mm thinner
    9.4mmvs15.9mm
  • 3.78x higher resolution
    88 x 88pxvs128 x 16px
  • Watch band is replaceable
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Why is Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus better than Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)?

  • Has a heart rate monitor
    ?
  • Detects activities automatically
    ?
  • Has silent alarm
    ?
  • Syncs wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • Has GPS
    ?
  • Automatically syncs
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?

Price comparison

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.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
2.sweat resistant
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
3.Has a display
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
4.has a touch screen
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
5.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.

For example

Polar Ignite

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
6.thickness
?

Best

Misfit Link

3.3mm

9.4mm

15.9mm

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.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
2.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 Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
3.has GPS
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
4.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

Honor Band 5

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
5.Has a temperature sensor
?

With a temperature sensor you can monitor changes in temperature to measure your exertion levels and avoid hyperthermia.

For example

BodyMedia FIT Link Armband

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
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.

For example

Garmin Vivosmart 4 (small / medium)

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus

Activity tracking

1.Detects activities automatically
?

The device automatically detects when you start an activity such as jogging, saving you from entering it manually at a later time.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
2.Tracks elevation
?

It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.

For example

Honor Band 5

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
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.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
4.Tracks distance
?

It tracks how far you travel.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
5.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 Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
6.Tracks your sleep
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus

Connectivity

1.Syncs wirelessly
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
2.Is compatible with Android
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
3.Automatically syncs
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
4.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi Band 4

5

4

4

5.has NFC
?

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

For example

Samsung Galaxy Fit

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
6.Is compatible with iOS
?

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus

Battery

1.battery life
?

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

Best

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)

365 days

365 days

5 days

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
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.

For example

Amazfit Band 2

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
5.Alerts you to low phone battery
?

When your paired smartphone is running low on battery, the smartwatch will notify you.

For example

Polar Ignite

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
6.has a removable battery
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus

Features

1.Has silent alarm
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
2.Has smart alarm
?

It determines when you are in a light state of sleep and wakes you up within a set period of time before your alarm. This can allow you to wake up feeling fresher and more alert.

For example

Honor Band 5

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
3.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.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
4.Has inactivity alerts
?

The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
5.Has a stopwatch
?

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus
6.Free app
?

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

Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus

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