38points

Samsung Galaxy Gear

94points

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Samsung Galaxy Gear
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102 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy Gear vs Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Samsung Galaxy Gear
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
Samsung Galaxy Gear
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
38
points
Samsung Galaxy Gear
94
points
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Why is Samsung Galaxy Gear better than Samsung Galaxy Watch Active?

  • 36.96% more battery power
    315mAhvs230mAh
  • 48.18% bigger screen size
    ?

    1.63"vs1.1"
  • Locates your phone
    ?
  • Automatically syncs
    ?
  • Has call control
    ?
  • 2.5mm narrower
    37mmvs39.5mm
  • Compatible with RunKeeper
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Watch Active better than Samsung Galaxy Gear?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
    ?
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
    ?
  • Has GPS
    ?
  • Has a heart rate monitor
    ?
  • Tracks distance
    ?
  • 26.56% higher resolution
    360 x 360pxvs320 x 320px
  • Has WiFi
    ?
  • 1.67x higher pixel density
    463ppivs278ppi

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
?

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

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2.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.

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

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

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

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6. higher pixel density
?

Best

LG Watch Sport

491ppi

278ppi

463ppi

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.

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

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3.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.

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

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5.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.

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6.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

Huami Amazfit 2

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Activity tracking

1.Tracks distance
?

It tracks how far you travel.

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2.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.

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3.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.

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4.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.

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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.

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

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Connectivity

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

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2. newer Bluetooth version
?

Best

ZTE Nubia Alpha

5

4

4.2

3.Has Bluetooth
?

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

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

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5.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

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6.Automatically syncs
?

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

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Battery

1. more battery power
?

Best

Neptune Pine

900mAh

315mAh

230mAh

2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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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.

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5.Alerts you to low phone battery
?

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

For example

ZTE Nubia Alpha

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6.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

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Features

1. more RAM memory
?

Best

Blu Vivo X Link

4GB

0.51GB

0.75GB

2.Has notifications
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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.

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3.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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
4.Locates your phone
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The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
5.Has call control
?

The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
6.Has a stopwatch
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With a stopwatch you can time yourself.

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Miscellaneous

1.Syncs to the cloud
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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.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
2.Ad-free
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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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3.Has exercise diary
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It has an exercise diary, allowing you to easily keep track of your previous workouts.

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4.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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5.Has music playback
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You can listen to your own music when working out. This can make exercising more enjoyable and motivate you to push yourself further.

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6.Has voice feedback
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It has voice feedback during your workouts, helping you stay up-to-date on your progress and encouraging you as you exercise.

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