Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Suunto M5

Samsung Galaxy Watch Suunto M5

Basic Info

Wear TypeWristbandWristband
Price$27899$19900Suunto M5 is 140% cheaper

Activity & Fitness

Activity Yes YesBoth track daily activity
Calories Yes YesBoth track calories burned
Sleep Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch monitors your sleep pattern
Heart Rate / Pulse Yes YesBoth measure heart rate
Distance Yes YesBoth track your running/walking distance
Steps Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch counts your steps
Stairs / Floors Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch has built-in altimeter for elevation feature
Stress Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch provides all-day stress level tracking
Exercise Tagging Yes NoOnly Samsung Galaxy Watch provides exercise tagging
Smart Coach No YesSuunto M5 provides real time fitness coaching
Goal Setting Yes NoSet and keep your own daily or weekly goals with Samsung Galaxy Watch
Inactivity Alert Non/aBoth don't have inactivity alerts

Additional Features

GPS Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch has GPS support
Glonass Yes No
Compass Non/aBoth don't have a compass
Watch / Clock Yes YesBoth have watch
Alarm Clock Yes YesBoth have alarm clock
Reminders Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch has a reminder option
Stopwatch Yes YesBoth have stopwatch
Music Playback Yesn/aOnly Samsung Galaxy Watch offers phone-free music
Weather Yes No*Weather forecast
ReportsActivity, SleepActivity

Smartphone Remote Features

Notifications Yes NoIf you get a phone notification, Samsung Galaxy Watch make an alert for you
Caller ID Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch can notify you who is calling
Music Control Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch allows control smartphone music player
Call Control Yesn/aSamsung Galaxy Watch allows you control phone calls
Camera Control Non/aBoth don't have camera control
Find Phone Non/aBoth don't have a find phone feature


Duration7 days365 daysSuunto M5 battery life is about 52.1 times longer
Battery TypeRechargeable BatteryReplaceable Cell Battery
Wireless Charging Yes No

Physical Specs

Weather Resistance Yes Yes
Waterproof Yes No
IP Rating5 АТМn/a
Weight63 grams40 gramsSuunto M5 is 23.0 g lighter

User Interface

DisplayAMOLEDLCD Screen
Display Size1.3 inchesn/a
Screen Resolution 360 x 360 pixels n/a
Color Display Yesn/a
Touch Screen Yesn/a
Gorilla glass Yes No*Specialized toughened glass: thin, light and damage-resistant


Android Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch is compatibles with Android phones and tablets
iOS Yes NoSamsung Galaxy Watch can connect with iPhones or iPads
OS X/Mac No NoBoth don't compatible MAC OS X devices
Windows Phone No NoBoth don't compatible with 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 Non/aBoth don't have social features


Bluetooth Yes NoOnly Samsung Galaxy Watch has a built-in Bluetooth connection option
Wi-Fi Yes NoSelect Samsung Galaxy Watch if you need a built-in Wi-Fi connectivity
NFC Yes NoOnly Samsung Galaxy Watch has NFC (Near Field Communication)
ANT+ No YesOnly Suunto M5 has ANT+ wireless technology
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