Garmin vívoactive vs Samsung Gear S3 Frontier

Garmin vívoactive Samsung Gear S3 Frontier
Model Garmin
Gear S3 Frontier

Basic Info

Suggested Price 219.99 349.99
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Release Apr 2015 Oct 2016


BestBuy Rating 4.4 4.7
Walmart Rating 5.0 4.7


Top Features
  • Compatible with select Bluetooth-enabled iOS and Android devices
    Get alerts for incoming calls, e-mails and social media notifications without having to dig in your pocket or purse.
  • Built-in GPS enables simple navigation
    Helps track your running, biking and swimming pace, distance and time.
  • 8 mm ultrathin color touch-screen display
    The high-resolution, sunlight-readable touch screen provides a clear view of the current time and notifications.
  • Track and manage your fitness
    Get real-time workout stats including steps taken and distance traveled. Built-in sports apps track your stats even when you’re away from your phone.
  • Get reminders to stay active throughout your day
    The move bar appears after 1 hour of inactivity to let you know when you’ve been sitting too long.
  • Classic and customizable style
    Keep your look simple with the original black band, or personalize it by choosing different colors or a leather option (additional bands not included).
  • Durable, water-resistant design
    5 ATM water rating withstands pressures equivalent to a depth of 50 meters, allowing you to swim, sweat and shower with it on.
  • Rechargeable battery
    Lithium-ion polymer battery can be charged with the included USB cable.
  • 4MB internal memory
    Provides self-contained storage space for your apps.
  • Compatible with select Android devices
    Synchronize with your smartphone to receive text and e-mail alerts, answer phone calls and view your calendar.
  • SMS, calendar, e-mail and social notifications
    Keep you updated on day-to-day happenings.
  • Hands-free calling
    Makes it easy to make and receive phone calls.
  • Simple navigation and clear visuals
    1.3″ Super AMOLED touch-screen display with 360 x 360 resolution.
  • Just twist the bezel to access apps you need
    Answer a call, turn up the volume or turn off the alarm. Turn the bezel to scroll through apps, messages and long text.
  • Water-resistant design
    Gives you the freedom to explore and allows you to stay on track at any weather conditions.
  • Wireless connection to your device
    Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity and NFC technology enables simple one-touch pairing.

All Features

Alarm Yes
Case Width 0.24 inches
Maximum Depth of Water Resistance 164 feet 5 feet
Mobile Notifications Yes
Charging Interface(s) USB Wireless
Battery Size Specialty 380 mAh
NFC Technology No Yes
Vibration Alert Yes
Band Length 9.75 inches
Adjustable Band Length Yes Yes
Date/Time Display Date and time Date and time
Body Metrics Measured Pace Altimeter
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Parts 1 year Not Available
Clock Display Yes Yes
Color White Silicone Dark Grey
Band Width 0.94 inches
Email Capable No
Operating System Compatibility Android Android
Screen Size 1.13 millimeters 46 millimeters
Bluetooth Enabled Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Compatibility Bluetooth Bluetooth
Built-In Microphone No Yes
Shock Resistant No
Clasp Type Other Buckle
Band Material Silicone
Multi-Sport Tracking Yes
Watch Finish Other
Additional Accessories Included Clip Wireless charging dock
Automatic Sync Yes
Screen Type Digital Super AMOLED
GPS Enabled Yes Yes
Touch Screen Yes
Adjustable Brightness Yes
No-Contract No
Battery Type Lithium-ion
Internal Memory 0.004 gigabytes 4 gigabytes
Color Category White Black
Phone No
Model Number 010-01297-01 SM-R760NDAAXAR
Carrier Type Unlocked
Watch Memory (RAM) 0 megabytes 768 megabytes
Data Plan Required No
Product Name vívoactive Smartwatch 28.6mm Plastic Gear S3 Frontier Smartwatch 46mm
Operating System Garmin
Manufacturer’s Warranty – Labor 1 year Not Available
Brand Garmin Samsung
Case Material Plastic
Water Resistant Yes Yes
Wireless Syncing Yes Yes
Processor Speed 0 gigahertz 1 gigahertz
Instant On No
Internet Connectable Yes
Calendar Yes
Rechargeable Battery Yes
Model Family Galaxy Gear
Screen Resolution 360 x 360
Battery Capacity 380 milliampere hours
Processor Brand Samsung Exynos
Dust Resistant Yes
Sensors Accelerometer
Stand-By Time 4 days

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