Garmin Quatix 5 vs Samsung Gear S3 Frontier

Garmin Quatix 5 Samsung Gear S3 Frontier

Basic Info

Wear TypeWristbandWristband
Price$39997$21690Samsung Gear S3 Frontier is 180% cheaper
Ratings

Activity & Fitness

Activity Yes YesBoth track daily activity
Calories Yes YesBoth track calories burned
Sleep Yes YesBoth track sleep pattern
Heart Rate / Pulse Yes YesBoth have built in heart rate sensor
VO2 Max Yes NoGarmin Quatix 5 tracks the maximum consumption of oxygen per minute
Distance Yes YesBoth track your stride length
Steps Yes YesBoth track and count your steps
Speed Yes No
Stairs / Floors Yes YesBoth track elevation, climbing stairs or floors
Exercise Tagging Yes YesBoth have exercise tagging feature
Smart Coach No NoBoth don't have coaching feature
Goal Setting Yes YesBoth can help with your goals setting
Inactivity Alert Yes YesBoth have move reminders

Additional Features

GPS Yes YesBoth have integrated GPS modules
Glonass Yes Yes
Navigation No YesSamsung Gear S3 Frontier has onboard GPS navigation
Compass Yes NoGarmin Quatix 5 has a compass
Watch / Clock Yes YesBoth have watch
Alarm Clock Yes YesBoth have alarm clock
Reminders Yes YesBoth have reminder app
Stopwatch Yes YesBoth have stopwatch
Music Playback No YesOnly Samsung Gear S3 Frontier offers phone-free music
Weather Yes Yes*Weather forecast
Temperature Yes No
Voice commands No Yes
ReportsActivity, SleepActivity, Sleep

Smartphone Remote Features

Notifications Yes YesBoth show smartphone notifications
Caller ID Yes YesBoth show caller ID notification
Music Control Yes YesBoth allow control smartphone music player
Call Control No YesSamsung Gear S3 Frontier allows you control phone calls
Camera Control No YesSamsung Gear S3 Frontier has a smartphone's remote control function
Find Phone Yes YesBoth can help find your smartphone

Battery

Duration14 days3 daysGarmin Quatix 5 battery life is about 4.7 times longer
Battery TypeRechargeable BatteryRechargeable Battery
Wireless Charging No Yes

Physical Specs

Weather Resistance Yes Yes
Waterproof Yes No
IP Rating10 ATMIP68
Weight156 grams63 gramsSamsung Gear S3 Frontier is 93.0 g lighter

User Interface

DisplayLCD ScreenAMOLED
Display Size1.2 inches1,3 inches
Screen Resolution 240 x 240 pixels 360 × 360 pixels
Color Display Yes Yes
Touch Screen No Yes
Gorilla glass No Yes*Specialized toughened glass: thin, light and damage-resistant

Compatibility

Android Yes YesBoth compatible with Android devices
iOS Yes YesBoth compatible iOS devices
OS X/Mac No NoBoth don't compatible MAC OS X devices
Windows Phone Yes NoGarmin Quatix 5 compatibles with a range of Windows Phone devices
Windows No NoBoth don't have a find phone feature
Web Portal No NoBoth don't have online web portal option
Social Features No NoBoth don't have social features

Connectivity

Bluetooth Yes YesBoth have Bluetooth data transfer technology
Wi-Fi No YesSelect Samsung Gear S3 Frontier if you need a built-in Wi-Fi connectivity
NFC No YesOnly Samsung Gear S3 Frontier has NFC (Near Field Communication)
ANT+ Yes NoOnly Garmin Quatix 5 has ANT+ wireless technology
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