Suunto DX vs Suunto EON Core

Suunto DX Suunto EON Core

Basic Info

Wear TypeWristbandWristband
Price$81985$92995Suunto DX is 110% cheaper

Activity & Fitness

Activity No NoBoth don't have activity tracking
Calories No NoBoth don't track calories burned
Sleep No NoBoth don't have sleep tracking
Heart Rate / Pulse No NoBoth don't measure heart rate
Distance No NoBoth don't have distance tracking
Steps No NoBoth don't count your steps
Stairs / Floors No NoBoth don't have elevation feature
Exercise Tagging No NoBoth don't have exercise tagging
Smart Coach No NoBoth don't have coaching feature
Goal Setting No NoBoth don't have goal setting
Inactivity Alert No NoBoth don't have inactivity alerts

Additional Features

GPS No NoBoth don't have built-in GPS support
Compass Yes YesBoth have a compass on board
Watch / Clock Yes YesBoth have watch
Alarm Clock Yes NoSuunto DX has a alarm clock
Reminders No NoBoth don't have reminder
Stopwatch Yes YesBoth have stopwatch
Music Playback No NoBoth don't have music playback
Temperature Yes Yes

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 Control No NoBoth don't have call control
Camera Control No NoBoth don't have camera control
Find Phone No NoBoth don't have a find phone feature


Duration720 days60 daysSuunto DX battery life is about 12.0 times longer
Battery TypeReplaceable Cell BatteryRechargeable Battery

Physical Specs

Weather Resistance Yes Yes
Waterproof Yes Yes
IP Rating200 m (ISO 6425, EN 13319)80 m (ISO 6425, EN 13319)
Weight182 grams154 gramsSuunto EON Core is 28.0 g lighter

User Interface

Display NoLCD Screen
Display Sizen/a
Screen Resolution 320 x 240 pixels
Color Display No Yes
Touch Screen No No
Sapphire glass Yes No*Scratch resistant sapphire crystal glass


Android No YesSuunto EON Core is compatibles with Android phones and tablets
iOS No YesSuunto EON Core can connect with iPhones or iPads
OS X/Mac Yes YesBoth compatible MAC OS X laptops and PCs
Windows Phone No NoBoth don't compatible with Windows Phone devices
Windows Yes YesBoth can help find your smartphone
Web Portal No NoBoth don't have online web portal option
Social Features No NoBoth don't have social features


Bluetooth No YesOnly Suunto EON Core 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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