Apple Watch Series 3 vs Garmin Instinct 2

Design:

Apple Watch Series 3
Design

The apple watch series was a great hit and therefore series 3 was launched in continuation of the previous watches. This new trilogy broke all the previous records by becoming the best one. So, if ever a person requires an emotional motivational chat, the Apple watch series 3 comes to the rescue. There are two versions of which apple watch series 3 is available. The first model includes the GPS and the second model features the cellular mode which features a dual-core processor and a wireless chip. The color apple watch series 3 is available in gold, space gray aluminum, silver, and space black stainless steel. Read More

Garmin Instinct 2
Design

Garmin instinct 2 is the GPS smartwatch that not only has good features but has a good price too. Known for its ABC feature (altitude, barometer, and compass) this means a good hike is guaranteed. These amazing features make it a great piece for people who want to track their fitness, sleep, and navigation. The lens material is made of chemically strengthened glass. The bezel material used is fiber-reinforced polymer along with the case material is also made of fiber-reinforced polymer. The strap material is made of silicone which is incredibly durable and has a long-lasting life. It's available in these two pretty colors i.e. graphite and electric lime. Read More

Specifications:

1.65"

Screen Size

0.9"

Touch Screen

312 x 390px

Resolution

176 x 176px
42g

Weight

52g

Waterproof

Max Temperature

Min Temperature

Replaceable Band

Band Width

22mm

Screen protection

18

Battery Life

672
2h

Charging Time

Apple Watch Series 3
Specifications

The apple watch series 3 has a retinal OLED display with 1000 nits’ brightness which works great even in bright sunlight. The screen size of the apple watch series 3 is 1.566" (40 mm) diagonal. The resolution of this series is 312 x 390 PX at 326 PPI. The weight of this product6 is 1 oz. / 28.7 g. Also, it’s water-proof and therefore has a resistance of 50m which users can then opt for swimming and showering. The maximum operating temperature range from 32° to 95° F. Also, this series features a replaceable watch band. The width of the band is around (1.67 x 1.43 x 0.45 in). The battery life is around 18 hours and takes only two hours to fully charge. Read Full Specs

Garmin Instinct 2
Specifications

There are various specifications that the Garmin instinct 2 holds like the screen size of the product is 0.9" x 0.9" (23 x 23 mm). Although, there is no touchscreen available, and has a display resolution of 176 x 176 pixels. This resolution is quite an improvement in this model. The weight of this product is around 52g. Also, it’s waterproof and has water resistance up to 10 ATM. The watch band is replaceable and can be changed based on the user's needs. The battery life of the product lasts around 30 hours with GPS and without GPS it can last up to 70 hours. Read Full Specs

Activity Tracking:

GPS Tracking

Route Tracking

Heart Rate Monitoring

Blood Oxygenation

Activity Detection

Distance Tracking

Step Tracking

Elevation Tracking

Bike Ccadence Monitoring

Sleep Tracking

Calories Intake Tracking

Calories Burned Tracking

Weight Tracking

Water Intake Tracking

Body Temperature

Sport Activities Tracking

Apple Watch Series 3
Activity Tracking:

Apple watches series 3 has a built-in GPS that works very well and therefore helps users in route tracking, and keeping track of distance and pace. It has a heart rate monitor that will detect the heart rate by using the heart rate app. Also, series 3 will help in tracking the distance, tracks the step, and even tracks the elevation crossed in a day. Also, it features a cadence sensor as will help in monitoring the average cadences in a day. The sleep tracking feature will help enable users to record the number of time user breathe and take into account the sleep type. With multi-sport mode, one can also take part in challenges and keep their lifestyle healthy. Read More

Garmin Instinct 2
Activity Tracking:

There are various tracking features that the Garmin instinct 2 holds like the availability of GPS. It has a route tracker available. There is a heart rate tracker available which will track a 24-hour heart rate along with the blood oxygenation level. It will track various fitness features such as the distance traveled, the steps taken in a day, and the elevation crossed in a day. There is a cadence sensor available that will track the average cadences in a day. The sleep tracker will help track the sleep. The multi-sports mode is present that will help perform various challenges and tracking activities. Read More

Compatibility & Connectivity

Android Compatibilty

IOS Compatibilty

Mac OS Compatibility

Syncs Wirelessly

Automatic Syncing

Wi-Fi Module

Cellular Module

Call Control

Sport Activities Tracking

Camera Remote Control

Apple Watch Series 3
Compatibility & Connectivity

Apple Watch Series 3 is compatible with iPhone devices. It will require an iPhone 6s and the latest edition to work properly with the iOS version. One needs to sign up with their apple id. After the signup, one can enjoy the features of the apple watch series 3. One can use a Wi-Fi network to receive the data and sync wirelessly as well. Similarly, series 3 features a cellular model as well so they can use it well. This will help users receive calls and take account of incoming calls and notifications. The series 3 does not have a camera and therefore it doesn’t have an in-built remote control function. Read More

Garmin Instinct 2
Compatibility & Connectivity

The Garmin instinct 2 is compatible with both modern android and iPhone devices. It also stays compatible with the iPad and iPod touch. Users can connect it to their computers using USB ports. Similarly, for mac, it's also compatible and will connect with Mac OS 10.4 and above. It will sync the data wirelessly using the Garmin connect app. Also, it provides a connectivity option with the Garmin training center. There are call control options so user can answer their calls using a smartwatch using Bluetooth technology. There is no built-in camera control function available therefore users will need their phone sidewise. Read More

Bottom Line

Apple Watch Series 3 Pros

  • One can even add the barometer to the GPS
  • With data, Siri gets powered too.
  • Great quality
  • With WatchOs 4, there are many features
  • Siri works great
  • God processor

Garmin Instinct 2 Pros

  • GPS tracking is excellent
  • Good battery life
  • HR sensor is updated
  • Health snapshot
  • Garmin pay
  • Garmin Connect

Apple Watch Series 3 Cones

  • During calls battery life drains a lot
  • Not much difference compared to the previous series
  • GPS workout also drains a lot of battery
  • Watch’s interface takes a long time in figuring out

Garmin Instinct 2 Cones

  • Maps aren’t displayed
  • Less sport type features
  • On-board music unavailability
  • Fewer smartwatch features

Design:

Apple Watch Series 3
Design

The apple watch series was a great hit and therefore series 3 was launched in continuation of the previous watches. This new trilogy broke all the previous records by becoming the best one. So, if ever a person requires an emotional motivational chat, the Apple watch series 3 comes to the rescue. There are two versions of which apple watch series 3 is available. The first model includes the GPS and the second model features the cellular mode which features a dual-core processor and a wireless chip. The color apple watch series 3 is available in gold, space gray aluminum, silver, and space black stainless steel. Read More

Garmin Instinct 2
Design

Garmin instinct 2 is the GPS smartwatch that not only has good features but has a good price too. Known for its ABC feature (altitude, barometer, and compass) this means a good hike is guaranteed. These amazing features make it a great piece for people who want to track their fitness, sleep, and navigation. The lens material is made of chemically strengthened glass. The bezel material used is fiber-reinforced polymer along with the case material is also made of fiber-reinforced polymer. The strap material is made of silicone which is incredibly durable and has a long-lasting life. It's available in these two pretty colors i.e. graphite and electric lime. Read More

Specifications:

1.65""

Screen Size

0.9""

Touch Screen

312 x 390px

Resolution

176 x 176px
42gg

Weight

52gg

Min Temperature

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

22mmmm

Max Temperature

Waterproof

Screen protection

18h

Battery Life

672h

Apple Watch Series 3
Specifications

The apple watch series 3 has a retinal OLED display with 1000 nits’ brightness which works great even in bright sunlight. The screen size of the apple watch series 3 is 1.566" (40 mm) diagonal. The resolution of this series is 312 x 390 PX at 326 PPI. The weight of this product6 is 1 oz. / 28.7 g. Also, it’s water-proof and therefore has a resistance of 50m which users can then opt for swimming and showering. The maximum operating temperature range from 32° to 95° F. Also, this series features a replaceable watch band. The width of the band is around (1.67 x 1.43 x 0.45 in). The battery life is around 18 hours and takes only two hours to fully charge. Read More

Garmin Instinct 2
Specifications

There are various specifications that the Garmin instinct 2 holds like the screen size of the product is 0.9" x 0.9" (23 x 23 mm). Although, there is no touchscreen available, and has a display resolution of 176 x 176 pixels. This resolution is quite an improvement in this model. The weight of this product is around 52g. Also, it’s waterproof and has water resistance up to 10 ATM. The watch band is replaceable and can be changed based on the user's needs. The battery life of the product lasts around 30 hours with GPS and without GPS it can last up to 70 hours. Read More

Activity Tracking:

2hh

Charging Time

h

GPS Tracking

Route Tracking

Heart Rate Monitoring

Blood Oxygenation

Activity Detection

Distance Tracking

Step Tracking

Elevation Tracking

Bike Ccadence Monitoring

Sleep Tracking

Calories Intake Tracking

Calories Burned Tracking

Weight Tracking

Water Intake Tracking

Body Temperature

Sport Activities Tracking

Apple Watch Series 3
Activity Tracking:

Apple watches series 3 has a built-in GPS that works very well and therefore helps users in route tracking, and keeping track of distance and pace. It has a heart rate monitor that will detect the heart rate by using the heart rate app. Also, series 3 will help in tracking the distance, tracks the step, and even tracks the elevation crossed in a day. Also, it features a cadence sensor as will help in monitoring the average cadences in a day. The sleep tracking feature will help enable users to record the number of time user breathe and take into account the sleep type. With multi-sport mode, one can also take part in challenges and keep their lifestyle healthy. Read More

Garmin Instinct 2
Activity Tracking:

There are various tracking features that the Garmin instinct 2 holds like the availability of GPS. It has a route tracker available. There is a heart rate tracker available which will track a 24-hour heart rate along with the blood oxygenation level. It will track various fitness features such as the distance traveled, the steps taken in a day, and the elevation crossed in a day. There is a cadence sensor available that will track the average cadences in a day. The sleep tracker will help track the sleep. The multi-sports mode is present that will help perform various challenges and tracking activities. Read More

Compatibility & Connectivity

Android Compatibilty

Mac OS Compatibility

Syncs Wirelessly

Automatic Syncing

Wi-Fi Module

Cellular Module

Call Control

Sport Activities Tracking

Apple Watch Series 3
Compatibility & Connectivity

Apple Watch Series 3 is compatible with iPhone devices. It will require an iPhone 6s and the latest edition to work properly with the iOS version. One needs to sign up with their apple id. After the signup, one can enjoy the features of the apple watch series 3. One can use a Wi-Fi network to receive the data and sync wirelessly as well. Similarly, series 3 features a cellular model as well so they can use it well. This will help users receive calls and take account of incoming calls and notifications. The series 3 does not have a camera and therefore it doesn’t have an in-built remote control function. Read More

Garmin Instinct 2
Compatibility & Connectivity

The Garmin instinct 2 is compatible with both modern android and iPhone devices. It also stays compatible with the iPad and iPod touch. Users can connect it to their computers using USB ports. Similarly, for mac, it's also compatible and will connect with Mac OS 10.4 and above. It will sync the data wirelessly using the Garmin connect app. Also, it provides a connectivity option with the Garmin training center. There are call control options so user can answer their calls using a smartwatch using Bluetooth technology. There is no built-in camera control function available therefore users will need their phone sidewise. Read More

Bottom Line

Apple Watch Series 3 Pros

  • One can even add the barometer to the GPS
  • With data, Siri gets powered too.
  • Great quality
  • With WatchOs 4, there are many features
  • Siri works great
  • God processor

Garmin Instinct 2 Pros

  • GPS tracking is excellent
  • Good battery life
  • HR sensor is updated
  • Health snapshot
  • Garmin pay
  • Garmin Connect

Apple Watch Series 3 Cones

  • During calls battery life drains a lot
  • Not much difference compared to the previous series
  • GPS workout also drains a lot of battery
  • Watch’s interface takes a long time in figuring out

Garmin Instinct 2 Cones

  • Maps aren’t displayed
  • Less sport type features
  • On-board music unavailability
  • Fewer smartwatch features