MyZone MZ3 vs Polar M430

MyZone MZ3 Polar M430

Basic Info

Wear TypeChest StrapWristband

Activity & Fitness

Activity Yes YesBoth track daily activity
Calories Yes YesBoth track calories burned
Sleep No YesPolar M430 monitors your sleep pattern
Heart Rate / Pulse Yes YesBoth measure heart rate
Distance No YesPolar M430 provides running or walking distance tracking
Steps No YesPolar M430 tracks and measures your steps
Pace No Yes
Speed No Yes
Stairs / Floors No YesPolar M430 counts your climbing stairs or floors
Exercise Tagging No YesOnly Polar M430 provides exercise tagging
Smart Coach No YesPolar M430 provides real time fitness coaching
Goal Setting Yes YesBoth can help with your goals setting
Inactivity Alertn/a YesPolar M430 helps you stay active with inactivity alert

Additional Features

GPS No YesPolar M430 has GPS support
Compassn/a NoBoth don't have a compass
Watch / Clock No YesOnly Polar M430 has a watch
Alarm Clock No YesPolar M430 has a alarm clock
Reminders No YesPolar M430 has a reminder option
Stopwatch No YesPolar M430 has a stopwatch
Music Playbackn/a NoBoth don't have music playback
ReportsActivityActivity, Sleep

Smartphone Remote Features

Notifications No YesIf you get a phone notification, Polar M430 make an alert for you
Caller ID No YesPolar M430 can notify you who is calling
Music Control No NoBoth don't have phone music control
Call Controln/a YesPolar M430 allows you control phone calls
Camera Controln/a NoBoth don't have camera control
Find Phonen/a NoBoth don't have a find phone feature


Duration12 days20 daysPolar M430 battery life is about 1.7 times longer
Battery TypeReplaceable Cell BatteryRechargeable Battery

Physical Specs

Weather Resistance Yes Yes
Waterproof No No
IP Ratingn/a3 ATM
Weightn/a51 grams

User Interface

DisplayLED LightsLCD Screen
Display Sizen/a1.4 inches
Screen Resolution n/a 128 x 128 pixels
Color Displayn/a No
Touch Screenn/a No


Android Yes YesBoth compatible with Android devices
iOS Yes YesBoth compatible iOS devices
OS X/Mac No YesPolar M430 compatibles with MacBooks and iMacs
Windows Phone No NoBoth don't compatible with Windows Phone devices
Windows No YesPolar M430 allows you to locate your phone
Web Portal No NoBoth don't have online web portal option
Social Featuresn/a YesYou can integrate Polar M430 with social networks and share information


Bluetooth Yes YesBoth have Bluetooth data transfer technology
Wi-Fi No NoBoth don't have Wi-Fi connection
NFC No NoBoth don't have NFC connectivity
ANT+ Yes NoOnly MyZone MZ3 has ANT+ wireless technology
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