Nike+ Sportwatch GPSSuunto Ambit2
Top 59%80 points
Top 59%
Top 39%121 points
Top 39%
vs
1.Has a heart rate monitor
2.Has multi-sport mode
3.Is dustproof and water resistant
Top specs and features
Has a heart rate monitor
Number of sports watches
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56% of all sports watchesYes
No

Nike+ Sportwatch GPS vs Suunto Ambit2: 40 facts in comparison

1. weight

23g lighter.
66g
Polar RCX3 GPS: 33g
89g

2. thickness

2.90mm thinner.
15.20mm
Motorola MOTOACTV: 9.60mm
18.10mm

3. 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.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
38% have it

4. Can upload maps

You can upload different maps to your device. It is handy for people who like to explore new places.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
26% have it

5. 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.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
26% have it

6. 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.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
33% have it

7. Has a heart rate monitor

A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
56% have it

8. 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.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
18% have it

9. 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.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
39% have it

10. battery life with GPS on

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
8h
Suunto Ambit3 Peak Sapphire (HR): 50h
50h

11. Has achievements

You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
16% have it

12. 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.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
22% have it

13. 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.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
27% have it

14. height

17mm shorter.
67mm
Leikr: 40.40mm
50mm

15. 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
50m

16. has a compass

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
47% have it

17. Has inactivity alerts

The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
16% have it

18. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
60% have it

19. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
85% have it

20. Has a stopwatch

With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
79% have it

21. Informs about the risk of thunderstorms

It can provide you with information about the likelihood of a thunderstorm. This could be very useful to plan your day.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
9% have it

22. 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 from a vertical to a horizontal position.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
37% have it

23. Tracks elevation

It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
40% have it

24. Has an altimeter

An altimeter can track elevation, ascent and descent using GPS or air pressure. It is particularly useful if you travel on hills or mountains.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
19% have it

25. Integrates with social networks

It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
9% have it

26. Has a stroke counter for swimming

The device uses arm movement sensors to count the number of strokes when swimming.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
22% have it

27. Has a temperature sensor

With a temperature sensor you can monitor changes in temperature to measure your exertion levels and avoid hyperthermia.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
10% have it

28. width

11.90mm narrower.
38.10mm
TomTom Runner: 35.60mm
50mm

29. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
94% have it

30. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
91% have it

31. Has social features

Friends using the same app can be integrated with your account, allowing you to compete with them. This increases your motivation and makes it more enjoyable.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
65% have it

32. Provides the sunrise/sunset time

It can provide you with the exact time when the sunset or sunrise will take place. This feature will help you to plan your day by knowing when daylight starts and finishes.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
17% have it

33. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
76% have it

34. waypoints

Waypoints are locations or landmarks worth recording and storing in your GPS. These are locations you may later want to return to, for example favorite restaurants, bars etc.
0
Garmin Fenix 5S Sapphire: 1000
100

35. Includes access to online portal

Your tracking data is uploaded via your smartphone or computer, and is available to view on the manufacturer’s online portal in the form of reports and graphs.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Suunto Ambit2
65% have it

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