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Garmin Fenix 3 HR vs Garmin Fenix 5X Sapphire Edition


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General

  • Release
    January, 2015 April, 2017
  • Device Name
    Garmin Fenix 3 HR Garmin Fenix 5X Sapphire
  • Device Type
    Fitness GPS Smartwatch GPS Sports Smartwatch
  • Device Model
    010-01338-70 (slate gray with black band), 010-01338-7C (slate gray with stainless steel band), 010-01338-7B (titanium with titanium band), 010-01338-73 (slate gray with black band performer bundle) 010-01733-00 (slate gray with black band), 010-01733-04 (slate gray with metal band)
  • Box Items
    Fēnix 3 HR, USB charging/data cable, AC adapter, Quick start manual Fēnix 5X Sapphire, Charging/data cable, Documentation
  • Predecessor
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Body

  • Shape
    Circular Circular
  • Case Dimensions
    51 x 51 x 17.5 mm 51 x 51 x 17.5 mm
  • Case/Bezel
    Case: Fiber-reinforced polymer, Bezel: Stainless steel Case: Fiber-reinforced polymer, Bezel: Stainless steel
  • Strap Material
    Silicone Silicone or steel
  • Strap/Band Size
    26 mm 26 mm
  • Replaceable Band
    Yes, QuickFit™ Yes (Garmin QuickFit)
  • Weight
    86 g 98 g (Silicon Band), 196 g (Metal band)
  • IP Rating
    - -
  • Water Resistance
    10 ATM (100 meters) 10ATM waterproof
  • Colors
    010-01338-70 (slate gray with black band), 010-01338-7C (slate gray with stainless steel band), 010-01338-7B (titanium with titanium band), 010-01338-73 (slate gray with black band performer bundle) 010-01733-00 (slate gray with black band), 010-01733-04 (slate gray with metal band)
  • Other Information
    - -

Display

  • Type
    Sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP) Sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
  • Screen Size
    1.2 Inch (30.4 mm) 1.2 Inch
  • Screen Resolution
    218 x 218 pixels 240 x 240 Pixels
  • Pixel Density
    - -
  • Multi Touch
    Yes Yes
  • Screen Protection
    Domed sapphire crystal Scratch-resistant sapphire lens

Platform

  • Operating System
    Garmin Connect IQ Garmin Connect IQ
  • Chipset
    - -
  • CPU
    - -
  • GPU
    - -

Memory

  • RAM
    - -
  • Internal Memory
    32 MB 64 MB
  • SD Card Slot
    - No

Cellular Network

  • Technology
    No No
  • Bands
    No No
  • SIM
    No No
  • Speed
    No No

Activity Tracker

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

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth
    Yes Yes
  • GPS
    GPS + GLONASS GPS + GLONASS
  • WiFi
    Yes Yes
  • NFC
    No No
  • USB
    No -
  • Radio
    No No

Control

  • Touch
    Yes Yes
  • Watchface
    Customizable Customizable
  • Voice Command
    - No
  • Personal Assistant
    - -
  • Smartphone Compatibility
    iPhone, Android, Windows iPhone, Android, Windows
  • Smartphone Companion App
    Garmin Connect App Garmin Connect Mobile App

Notifications

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

Sensors

  • Accelerometer
    Yes Yes
  • Gyro
    - Yes
  • Heart Rate
    Yes Yes
  • Light
    - -
  • Compass/Magnetometer
    Yes 3-axis compass
  • Vibration/Haptics engine
    - Yes
  • Other Sensors
    Barometric altimeter, Thermometer Thermometer, Barometric altimeter

Sound

  • Speaker
    No -
  • Microphone
    No No

Battery

  • Capacity
    - -
  • Battery Life
    Smartwatch mode: Up to 2 weeks, GPS mode: Up to 20 hours Smartwatch Mode: 12 Days, GPS Mode: 20 - 34 Hours
  • Standby
    Up to 50 hours -
  • Talk-Time
    - -
  • Wireless Charging
    - -
  • Charging Time
    - -
  • Quick Charging
    - -

Additional Features

  • Language
    English English
  • App Store
    Garmin Connect IQ Store Garmin Connect IQ Store
  • Builtin Payment Service
    No No
  • Bluetooth Music
    - -
  • Other Features
    - -

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