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Garmin Vivoactive 3 vs Garmin Fenix 5


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General

  • Release
    April, 2017
  • Device Name
    Garmin Vívoactive 3 Garmin Fenix 5
  • Device Type
    GPS Sport smartwatch GPS Sports Smartwatch
  • Device Model
    010-01769-01 (black with stainless hardware), 010-01769-11 (black with slate hardware), 010-01769-21 (white with stainless hardware) 010-01688-00 (slate gray with black band), 010-01688-10 (black with black band), 010-01688-20 (slate gray with metal band), 010-01688-30 (Performer Bundle), 010-01688-02 (slate gray with amp yellow band)
  • Box Items
    Vívoactive 3, Charging/data cable, Manuals Fēnix 5, Charging/data cable, Documentation; Performer Bundle: Fēnix 5, HRM-Tri™ heart rate monitor, Charging/data cable, Documentation

Body

  • Shape
    Circular Circular
  • Case Dimensions
    43.4 x 43.4 x 11.7 mm 47 x 47 x 15.5 mm
  • Case/Bezel
    Caase: Fiber-reinforced polymer and stainless steel, Bazel: Stainless steel Case: Fiber-reinforced polymer, Bezel: Stainless steel
  • Strap Material
    Silicone Silicone or steel
  • Strap/Band Size
    22 mm
  • Replaceable Band
    Yes (Garmin QuickFit)
  • Weight
    43.0 g (1.52 oz) 85 g (Silicon Band), 156 g (Metal band)
  • IP Rating
    - -
  • Water Resistance
    5ATM waterproof, up to 164 ft 10ATM waterproof
  • Colors
    Black, 010-01688-00 (slate gray with black band), 010-01688-10 (black with black band), 010-01688-20 (slate gray with metal band), 010-01688-02 (slate gray with amp yellow band)
  • Other Information
    - -

Display

  • Type
    Sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP) Sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
  • Screen Size
    1.2" (30.4mm) diameter 1.2 Inch
  • Screen Resolution
    240 x 240 pixels 240 x 240 Pixels
  • Pixel Density
    - -
  • Multi Touch
    Yes Yes
  • Screen Protection
    Chemically strengthened glass -

Platform

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

Memory

  • RAM
    - -
  • Internal Memory
    - 64 MB
  • SD Card Slot
    No 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
    Bluetooth 4.0 Yes
  • GPS
    GPS + GLONASS GPS + GLONASS
  • WiFi
    No No
  • NFC
    Yes No
  • USB
    No -
  • Radio
    No No

Control

  • Touch
    Yes Yes
  • Watchface
    Customizable Customizable
  • Voice Command
    - No
  • Personal Assistant
    - -
  • Smartphone Compatibility
    Android, iOS 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 Yes
  • Other Sensors
    Thermometer, Barometric altimeter, VO2 max Thermometer, Barometric altimeter

Sound

  • Speaker
    No -
  • Microphone
    No No

Battery

  • Capacity
    - -
  • Battery Life
    Smartwatch Mode: 7 days, GPS Mode: 13 Hours Smartwatch Mode: 2 Weeks, GPS Mode: 24 - 60 Hours
  • Standby
    Up to 7 days -
  • 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
    Garmin Pay No
  • Bluetooth Music
    - -
  • Other Features
    - -

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