Fossil Q Gazer vs Microsoft Band

Fossil Q Gazer Microsoft Band
Model Fossil
Q Gazer

Basic Info

Suggested Price 215 199.99
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Release Nov 2016 Apr 2015


BestBuy Rating 4.5 4.2


Top Features
  • Compatible with Android phones and iPhone®
    Including models with an Android 4.4 (KitKat) or later or iOS 8.2 or later operating system for wide-ranging use.
  • Stainless steel case
    Along with a 20mm leather watch band ensures durability and an elegant look.
  • Waterproof design
    Defends your smartwatch against submersion in up to 164′ of water.
  • Wireless connection to your device
    Bluetooth 4.1 technology provides a reliable wireless connection.
  • Apple, the Apple logo and iTunes are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. iPod is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc.
  • Microsoft Health helps you live a healthier lifestyle
    Get real-time wellness insights on your wrist. Learn which exercises burned the most calories during your workout, how much restful sleep you got last night and much more.
  • Stay informed with the Microsoft Health app and a full-featured Web dashboard
    The app lets you track progress toward fitness goals with easy-to-understand charts, and the Web dashboard provides insights unique to you in your favorite browser.
  • Built-in GPS lets you monitor your runs
    Measure the distance you’ve run and track your pace and route. Save your favorites to retrace your steps and challenge yourself later.
  • Get notifications at a glance
    Check incoming calls, texts, social updates, weather, finance and more on your wrist without pulling out your phone.
  • Cortana becomes your virtual personal assistant
    Cortana lets you reply to text messages, take notes or set reminders with your voice. Plus, get traffic notifications and stay on top of sports, stocks, weather and more.
  • Stylish design
    Capacitive full-color display in a thermal plastic band with an adjustable-fit clasp.
  • Compatible with most current smartphones
    Works with iPhone, Android and Windows Phone.

All Features

Alarm Yes Yes
Power Supply Type Other
Maximum Depth of Water Resistance 164 feet 0 feet
Mobile Notifications Yes
Charging Interface(s) None USB
Band Color Gray
Battery Size CR2430 Custom, nonreplaceable
Date/Time Display Time Date and time
Body Metrics Measured Activity vs. inactivity Calories burned
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Parts 2 years 1 year limited
Media Card Slot None
Clock Display Yes Yes
Color Pink Black Thermal Plastic
Band Width 20 millimeters 0.76 inches
Operating System Compatibility Android Android
Bluetooth Enabled Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Compatibility None Bluetooth
Bluetooth Version 4.1 Other
Band Type Strap
Clasp Type Buckle Other
Band Material Leather Other
Watch Finish Gold-plated Satin/matte
Screen Type Analog Digital
No-Contract Yes No
Battery Type Other Lithium-ion
Color Category Pink Black
Model Number FTW1116 4M5-00002
Quartz Movement Quartz
Product Name Q Gazer Hybrid Smartwatch 41mm Stainless Steel Band Smartwatch (Medium)
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Labor 2 years 1 year limited
Brand Fossil Microsoft
Case Material Stainless steel Not Applicable
Water Resistant Yes Yes
Wireless Syncing Yes Yes
Case Width 0.76 inches
NFC Technology No
Band Length 9.5 inches
Maximum Height of Shock Resistance 3 feet
Adjustable Band Length Yes
Email Capable Yes
Screen Size 1.4 millimeters
Built-In Microphone Yes
Shock Resistant Yes
Automatic Sync Yes
GPS Enabled Yes
Adjustable Brightness No
Internal Memory 0 gigabytes
Phone No
Carrier Type Unlocked
Watch Memory (RAM) 0 megabytes
Data Plan Required No
Case Length 2 inches
Operating System Windows
Processor Speed 0 gigahertz
Instant On Yes
Case Thickness 0.36 inches

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