Nike+ SportWatch GPS vs Polar H6

Nike+ SportWatch GPS Polar H6

Basic Info

Wear TypeWristbandChest Strap

Activity & Fitness

Activity Yes YesBoth track daily activity
Calories Yes YesBoth track calories burned
Sleep No NoBoth don't have sleep tracking
Heart Rate / Pulse No YesPolar H6 has the heart rate monitoring sensor
Distance Yes YesBoth track your running/walking distance
Steps Yes NoNike+ SportWatch GPS has built-in pedometer to count steps
Stairs / Floors Yes NoNike+ SportWatch GPS counts your climbing stairs or floors
Exercise Tagging No YesOnly Polar H6 provides exercise tagging
Smart Coach Yes NoNike+ SportWatch GPS provides real time fitness coaching
Goal Setting Yes YesBoth can help with your goals setting
Inactivity Alertn/a NoBoth don't have inactivity alerts

Additional Features

GPS Yes NoNike+ SportWatch GPS has GPS support
Compassn/a NoBoth don't have a compass
Watch / Clock Yes NoOnly Nike+ SportWatch GPS has a watch
Alarm Clock Yes NoNike+ SportWatch GPS has a alarm clock
Reminders Yes NoNike+ SportWatch GPS has a reminder option
Stopwatch Yes NoNike+ SportWatch GPS has a stopwatch
Music Playbackn/an/aBoth don't have music playback

Smartphone Remote Features

Notifications No NoBoth don't have phone notifications
Caller ID No NoBoth don't show caller ID notification
Music Control No NoBoth don't have phone music control
Call Controln/a NoBoth don't have call control
Camera Controln/a NoBoth don't have camera control
Find Phonen/a NoBoth don't have a find phone feature


Duration3 days12 daysPolar H6 battery life is about 4.0 times longer
Battery TypeRechargeable BatteryReplaceable Cell Battery

Physical Specs

Weather Resistance Yes Yes
Waterproof No No
IP Ratingn/an/a
Weight66 grams142 gramsNike+ SportWatch GPS is 76.0 g lighter

User Interface

DisplayLCD Screen No
Display Sizen/a
Screen Resolution n/a
Color Displayn/a No
Touch Screenn/a No


Android Yes YesBoth compatible with Android devices
iOS Yes YesBoth compatible iOS devices
OS X/Mac Yes NoNike+ SportWatch GPS compatibles with MacBooks and iMacs
Windows Phone No NoBoth don't compatible with Windows Phone devices
Windows Yes NoNike+ SportWatch GPS allows you to locate your phone
Web Portal Yes YesBoth have access to online web portal
Social Featuresn/a NoBoth don't have social features


Bluetooth No YesOnly Polar H6 has a built-in Bluetooth connection option
Wi-Fi No NoBoth don't have Wi-Fi connection
NFC No NoBoth don't have NFC connectivity
ANT+ No NoBoth don't provide ANT+ wireless technology
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