Suunto 9


Suunto 9 review: specs and price

Suunto 9
Suunto 9

Why is Suunto 9 better than the average?

  • Battery life with GPS on

  • Resolution

    300 x 320pxvs43.67KP
  • Waterproof depth rating

  • Battery life in training mode

  • Height

  • Maximum operating temperature

  • Warranty period

  • Android app size


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1.is dustproof and water-resistant
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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.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.

300 x 320px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.


We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.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.


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 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.
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 a compass
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A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
6.Monitors blood oxygenation levels
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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.

Activity tracking

1.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.
2.Tracks distance
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It tracks how far you travel.
3.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.
4.Has a route tracker
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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.
5.Has goal setting
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Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
6.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.


1.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
2.Syncs wirelessly
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The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
3.supports ANT+
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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 (e.g., sports watches, smartphones, and cycling computers).
4.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
5.Automatically syncs
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The device automatically syncs your data when in range of your computer or smartphone.
6.Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.


1.battery life with GPS on


There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
2.battery life

14 days

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.battery life in training mode


With a long battery life, you can train for several hours a week and only have to recharge the device every few weeks.
6.Has a solar power battery
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A solar battery takes its energy from light, and stores it in a self-recharging battery which never needs to be changed.


1.Can upload maps
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You can upload different maps to your device. It is handy for people who like to explore new places.
2.Has vibrating alerts
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Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
3.Has a stopwatch
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With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
4.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.
5.Includes access to online portal
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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.
6.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.


1.languages supported
You can use a broader range of languages in the app. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.
2.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.
3.Supports routes
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You can create or find existing routes to sync to the app.
4.iOS app size

303MB (Suunto App)

A smaller size means that the app will take up less space on your Apple device. This leaves more space for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.
5.Android app size

37MB (Suunto App)

The app requires less storage space on your device. A smaller size means there is more space on your device for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.
6.rating on Google Play
The app has a higher rating on Google Play, showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.

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