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Samsung Galaxy Watch 42mm vs Apple Watch Series 3


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Samsung Galaxy Watch 42mm

Apple Watch Series 3

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Brand Samsung Apple
Category Smartwatch Smartwatch

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General

Release September, 2018 September, 2017
Device Name Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm LTE Apple Watch Series 3
Device Type Smartwatch Smartwatch
Ideal for (Gender) Men
Device Model SM-R805F, SM-R800NZSAXAR MR352LL/A
Box Items Galaxy Watch (Large Strap), Charging Dock, Travel Adapter, Small Strap, Docs 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
Predecessor Samsung Gear S3 Classic
Successor -

Body

Shape Circular Rectangle
Case Dimensions 1.65x1.80x0.50 inches (41.9 x 45.7 x 12.7 mm) 42.5 x 36.4 x 11.4 mm (1.67 x 1.43 x 0.45 in)
Case/Bezel - Stainless Steel/Ceramic back
Strap Material - Nylon, Fluoroelastomer Rubber, Leather, Stainless Steel
Strap/Band Size 20 mm
Replaceable Band Yes
Weight 49 g (1.73 ounces) (Without strap) 52.8 g (1.87 oz)
IP Rating IP68 IPX7
Water Resistance Yes, 5ATM, up to 1 meter, 30 min Dust/water Proof over 50 meter
Colors Men: Midnight Black, Women: Rose Gold Space Black, Silver
Other Information -

Display

Type Super AMOLED AMOLED
Screen Size 30 mm (1.2 inch) 1.65 inches, 8.6 cm2
Screen Resolution 360x360 pixels 390 x 312 pixels
Pixel Density 393 PPI 303 ppi
Multi Touch Yes Yes
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass DX+ Sapphire crystal glass

Platform

Operating System Samsung Tizen Wearable OS 4.0 watchOS 4.0
Chipset Samsung Exynos 9 Dual 9110 2018 Apple S3
CPU 1.15 Ghz Dual Core Exynos 9 Dual-core
GPU - PowerVR

Memory

RAM LTE: 1.5GB, Non-LTE: 768MB 768MB RAM
Internal Memory 4 GB 16GB
SD Card Slot - No

Cellular Network

Technology 3G, 4G & LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
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)
SIM eSIM Apple e-SIM
Speed - HSPA, LTE

Activity Tracker

Distance Yes Yes
Heart Rate Yes Yes
Steps Yes Yes
Calories Consumption Yes
Sleep Yes

Connectivity

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

Control

Touch Yes, Multi-touch Yes
Watchface Customizable Digital, Analog, Custom
Voice Command Yes Yes
Personal Assistant Bixby Siri
Smartphone Compatibility Android 5.0+ & iOS 9.0+ iPhone Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) requires an iPhone 6/iOS 11
Smartphone Companion App Samsung Gear App Apple Watch

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

Sound

Speaker Yes Yes
Microphone Yes Yes

Battery

Capacity Li-Po 270 mAh Li-Ion 273 mAh
Battery Life Up to 4 Days 18 hrs
Standby - -
Talk-Time - -
Wireless Charging Qi Charging Magnetic charging cable
Charging Time -
Quick Charging - -

Additional Features

Language Multilingual
App Store Yes Apple store
Builtin Payment Service Samsung Pay Yes
Bluetooth Music Yes Yes
Other Features Rotating Bezel, Back Key, Home Key, Military Standard Compliance MIL-STD-810G

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