Apple Watch Series 3 vs Garmin Vivofit 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 Vivofit 2
Design

Garmin Vívofit 2 is an activity tracker that will help the user keep the progress of their activities 24/7 a day. It will help in showing the user's activity progress like the steps taken in a day, the calories burned, distance travel much more. The rest taken in a day is also progressed in the Vívofit 2 activity tracker using the Garmin Connect app. The display type is also segmented LCD which works great considering it’s an activity tracker. Garmin Vívofit 2 is available in these two sleek colors that look very decent when worn i.e. black and white. Read More

Specifications:

1.65"

Screen Size

1"

Touch Screen

312 x 390px

Resolution

42g

Weight

25.5g

Waterproof

Max Temperature

Min Temperature

Replaceable Band

Band Width

Screen protection

18

Battery Life

8760
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 Vivofit 2
Specifications

The Garmin Vívofit 2 has various specifications the screen size being around 1.00" x 0.39" (25.5 mm x 10 mm). As the display screen is petty small, therefore it doesn’t withhold a touchscreen display. The display type is Segmented LCD and has a sunlight-visible, transflective memory in pixels which ensures it will work in bright sunlight too. The display resolution is around 64 x 64 pixels. The total weight of the product is around 25.5 g (0.89 oz.). Also, it's waterproof and has a depth rating of up to 5ATM. The battery life of the product is more than 1 year. 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 Vivofit 2
Activity Tracking:

There are various tracking features that the Vivoactive 2 holds but there is the unavailability of GPS, GALILEO, and GLONASS. There is a route tracker available that will track the route of the user. There is no heart rate monitor available. It also tracks the daily activities of the day like the steps taken in a day, the elevation crossed, the distance traveled, and even the calories burned in a day. It will also track the weight of the user and has the availability of multi-sports mode which will help perform various challenges and will help the user endure the toughest environments. 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 Vivofit 2
Compatibility & Connectivity

The Garmin Vivoactive 2 is compatible with both modern Android and iOS devices. It uses Bluetooth smart wireless technology. It also uploads wireless data directly to Garmin Connects online fitness community and other social media sharing through this application. This is done to view workout summaries, create goals, and much more. Users cannot answer the calls using the smartwatch as a call control option is unavailable and will therefore not display who is calling. Also, it’s a simple fitness band that does basic fitness activities and helps the user achieve their fitness goals. It has a beeper, and a backlight available. 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 Vivofit 2 Pros

  • Battery life of more than 1 year
  • Precise step counting
  • Water-proof
  • Stylish
  • Easy to use
  • Comfortable to wear

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 Vivofit 2 Cones

  • Sleep tracking isn’t used much
  • Need more features
  • No diet tracking
  • Automatic sync unavailable

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 Vivofit 2
Design

Garmin Vívofit 2 is an activity tracker that will help the user keep the progress of their activities 24/7 a day. It will help in showing the user's activity progress like the steps taken in a day, the calories burned, distance travel much more. The rest taken in a day is also progressed in the Vívofit 2 activity tracker using the Garmin Connect app. The display type is also segmented LCD which works great considering it’s an activity tracker. Garmin Vívofit 2 is available in these two sleek colors that look very decent when worn i.e. black and white. Read More

Specifications:

1.65""

Screen Size

1""

Touch Screen

312 x 390px

Resolution

42gg

Weight

25.5gg

Min Temperature

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

mm

Max Temperature

Waterproof

Screen protection

18h

Battery Life

8760h

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 Vivofit 2
Specifications

The Garmin Vívofit 2 has various specifications the screen size being around 1.00" x 0.39" (25.5 mm x 10 mm). As the display screen is petty small, therefore it doesn’t withhold a touchscreen display. The display type is Segmented LCD and has a sunlight-visible, transflective memory in pixels which ensures it will work in bright sunlight too. The display resolution is around 64 x 64 pixels. The total weight of the product is around 25.5 g (0.89 oz.). Also, it's waterproof and has a depth rating of up to 5ATM. The battery life of the product is more than 1 year. 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 Vivofit 2
Activity Tracking:

There are various tracking features that the Vivoactive 2 holds but there is the unavailability of GPS, GALILEO, and GLONASS. There is a route tracker available that will track the route of the user. There is no heart rate monitor available. It also tracks the daily activities of the day like the steps taken in a day, the elevation crossed, the distance traveled, and even the calories burned in a day. It will also track the weight of the user and has the availability of multi-sports mode which will help perform various challenges and will help the user endure the toughest environments. 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 Vivofit 2
Compatibility & Connectivity

The Garmin Vivoactive 2 is compatible with both modern Android and iOS devices. It uses Bluetooth smart wireless technology. It also uploads wireless data directly to Garmin Connects online fitness community and other social media sharing through this application. This is done to view workout summaries, create goals, and much more. Users cannot answer the calls using the smartwatch as a call control option is unavailable and will therefore not display who is calling. Also, it’s a simple fitness band that does basic fitness activities and helps the user achieve their fitness goals. It has a beeper, and a backlight available. 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 Vivofit 2 Pros

  • Battery life of more than 1 year
  • Precise step counting
  • Water-proof
  • Stylish
  • Easy to use
  • Comfortable to wear

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 Vivofit 2 Cones

  • Sleep tracking isn’t used much
  • Need more features
  • No diet tracking
  • Automatic sync unavailable