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Apple Watch Series 3 vs Samsung Gear S3 Frontier vs Samsung Gear S3 Classic


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General

  • Release
    September, 2017 November, 2016 November, 2016
  • Device Name
    Apple Watch Series 3 Samsung Gear S3 frontier Samsung Gear S3 classic
  • Device Type
    Smartwatch Smartwatch Smartwatch
  • Device Model
    MR352LL/A SM-R760NDAAXAR SM-R770NZSAXAR
  • Box Items
    Space Gray Aluminum Case, Sport Band (can be configured for either S/M or M/L length), 1m Magnetic Charging Cable, 5W USB Power Adapter Samsung Gear S3 Frontier, Band Strap, Wireless Charging Dock / Display, Stand, Quick Start Guide, User Manual Gear S3 classic, Band Strap, Wireless Charging Dock, Quick Start Guide, User Manual

Body

  • Shape
    Rectangle Circular Circular
  • Case Dimensions
    42.5 x 36.4 x 11.4 mm (1.67 x 1.43 x 0.45 in) 49 x 46 x 12.9 mm (1.93x1.81x0.51 in) 49 x 46 x 12.9 mm (1.93 x 1.81 x 0.51 in)
  • Case/Bezel
    Stainless Steel/Ceramic back Stainless Steel 316L Stainless Steel 316L
  • Strap Material
    Nylon, Fluoroelastomer Rubber, Leather, Stainless Steel Active Silicon Classic Leather, Rubber
  • Weight
    52.8 g (1.87 oz) 63 g (2.22 oz), without bands 59 g (2.08 oz)
  • IP Rating
    IPX7 IP68 - Water and Dust Resistant IP68 - Water and Dust Resistant
  • Water Resistance
    Dust/water Proof over 50 meter dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes Dust/Water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
  • Colors
    Space Black, Silver Silver Silver
  • Other Information
    Rotating bezel

Display

  • Type
    AMOLED Super AMOLED Super AMOLED
  • Screen Size
    1.65 inches, 8.6 cm2 1.3 inches, 10.8 cm2 1.3 inches, 10.8 cm2
  • Screen Resolution
    390 x 312 pixels 360 x 360 pixels 360 x 360 pixels
  • Pixel Density
    303 ppi 278 ppi 278 ppi
  • Multi Touch
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Screen Protection
    Sapphire crystal glass Corning Gorilla Glass SR+ Corning Gorilla Glass SR+

Platform

  • Operating System
    watchOS 4.0 Tizen 2.3.2 Tizen 2.3.2
  • Chipset
    Apple S3 Exynos 7270 Exynos 7270
  • CPU
    Dual-core Dual-core 1.0 GHz, 64Bit Dual-core 1.0 GHz
  • GPU
    PowerVR ARM Mali-T720 ARM Mali-T720

Memory

  • RAM
    768MB RAM 768MB 768MB
  • Internal Memory
    16GB 4GB 4GB
  • SD Card Slot
    No No No

Cellular Network

  • Technology
    GSM / HSPA / LTE No No
  • Bands
    2G Bands:
    GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
    3G Bands:
    HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 / 800 - Europe, Australia (A1891)
    HSDPA 850 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 800 - USA, LATAM, Canada (A1861)
    HSDPA 2100 - China (A1892)
    4G Bands:
    LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850) - Europe, Australia (A1891)
    LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 41(2500) - USA, LATAM, Canada (A1861)
    LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - China (A1892)
    No No
  • SIM
    Apple e-SIM No No
  • Speed
    HSPA, LTE No No

Activity Tracker

  • Distance
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Heart Rate
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Steps
    Yes Yes Yes

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth
    4.2, A2DP, LE 4.2, A2DP, LE 4.2, A2DP, LE
  • GPS
    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
  • WiFi
    Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • NFC
    Yes Yes Yes
  • USB
    No No No
  • Radio
    No No No

Control

  • Touch
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Watchface
    Digital, Analog, Custom Digital, Analog, Custom Digital, Analog, Custom
  • Voice Command
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Personal Assistant
    Siri S-Voice S-Voice
  • Smartphone Compatibility
    iPhone Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) requires an iPhone 6/iOS 11 Android, iPhone Android, iPhone
  • Smartphone Companion App
    Apple Watch Samsung Gear Samsung Gear

Notifications

  • Activity Alert
    Yes Yes Yes
  • SMS
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Email
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Incoming Call Alert
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Calendar Reminder
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Weather Forecast
    Yes Yes Yes

Sensors

  • Accelerometer
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Gyro
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Heart Rate
    No Yes No
  • Light
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Compass/Magnetometer
    Yes - -
  • Vibration/Haptics engine
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Other Sensors
    -

Sound

  • Speaker
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Microphone
    Yes Yes Yes

Battery

  • Capacity
    Li-Ion 273 mAh Li-Ion 380 mAh Li-Ion 380 mAh
  • Battery Life
    18 hrs Up to 3 days Up to 3 days
  • Standby
    - - -
  • Talk-Time
    - - -
  • Wireless Charging
    Magnetic charging cable Qi WPC wireless charging Dock
  • Quick Charging
    - - -

Additional Features

  • App Store
    Apple store - -
  • Builtin Payment Service
    Yes Samsung Pay Samsung Pay
  • Bluetooth Music
    Yes Yes Yes
  • Other Features
    -

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