Apple Watch Sport vs Garmin Vivosmart HR

Design:

Apple Watch Sport
Design

Apple watch sport (1st generation) is the sporty gadget that no one knew they needed the most! It’s a wearable product that Apple introduced. It’s not like your normal watches that only tell time. This watch is separate and has various functionality features that are related to health and tracking as well. The material this sports watch is made of is lightweight aluminum along with strong ion-x glass which will keep your watch protected. The apple watch sport (1st generation) is made in such a way that it becomes accessible and safer to use for their customers. It's available in these pretty colors i.e. silver, Space Gray, and even rose gold. Read More

Garmin Vivosmart HR
Design

Vivosmart HR is a smartwatch that will take care of the user’s daily activity. Not only it will measure the daily activity but will also measure the heart rate and the floors that are climbed in a day with an integrated barometric altimeter. The jog is also counted and the intensity level is tracked this way user’s activity will be kept track. The lens material is of acrylic and the strap material is made of silicone which is known for its durability and long-lastingness. It is available in black color which looks sleek and modern. Read More

Specifications:

1.5"

Screen Size

Touch Screen

312 x 390px

Resolution

128 x 16px

Weight

29.6g

Waterproof

Max Temperature

Min Temperature

Replaceable Band

Band Width

Screen protection

18

Battery Life

120

Charging Time

Apple Watch Sport
Specifications

There are various specifications that the apple watch sport (1st generation) adheres the screen is made of a retina display with a screen size of around 1.5 inches. Equipped with a touch screen. It has a resolution of 340 x 272 pixels (~290 ppi density). The total weight of this product is around 25 g body (2.19 oz.) which is incredibly light-weight. Also, it’s water-resistant meaning one can wear it while workout or in rain but don't submerge it completely in water. Its splash-resistant with a maximum operating temperature range from 32° to 95° F (0° and 35° C). It has ion-x glass protection and a battery life of upto 18 hours. Read Full Specs

Garmin Vivosmart HR
Specifications

Garmin Vivosmart HR has various specifications like the screen size of the product is around 0 1.00" x 0.42" (25.3 x 10.7 mm) with a sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP) display. Vivosmart HR has a touchscreen availability and a colored display available. The screen resolution of Garmin Vivosmart HR is 160 x 68 pixels. The total weight of this product is around 29.6 g which is a large size and in a small size, the weight is around 32g. Also, it's waterproof and has a depth rating of 5ATM. The battery life of Vivosmart HR lasts Up to 5 days. 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 Sport
Activity Tracking:

Apple sport watch (1st generation) tracking features start from a GPS which features along with an accelerometer. While tracking or during the workout, turn on your route tracker, and this 1st generation apple sport watch will track the route. Include a heart rate sensor and a gyroscope. This watch will calculate the active calories, the distance tracked in a day, the steps taken and even the elevation crossed on a day. Although there is no sleep tracking but it features a cadence sensor. With multi-sports mode available, one can perform various physical activities and keep a track of their activities for a healthy lifestyle. Read More

Garmin Vivosmart HR
Activity Tracking:

The tracking features of Vivosmart HR are numerous but there is the unavailability of GPS. There is a route tracker available that help tracks the route of the user. This series has a wrist-based heart rate monitor so it will measure blood oxygenation levels. It also detects the activities automatically and therefore tracks the distance, the elevation crossed in a day and the steps are taken in a day too. The sleep tracker is also available. Smart notifications are also provided that provides alerts to user in case of receiving any text, email, or phone call. 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 Sport
Compatibility & Connectivity

Apple watch sport (1st generation) is compatible with iPhone devices. It works pretty well with iPhone 5 and later iPhone devices. There is Wi-Fi available ((802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz). also, Bluetooth (4.0) connectivity is present. The apple watch will require Wi-Fi and Bluetooth and then will pair with the iPhone. Also, there is a need to sign up first by using the apple id. After the signup, one can enjoy the features of the apple watch. For users who want a camera function in this series, there is a built-in app camera remote control function that allows connectivity to the iPhone camera. Read More

Garmin Vivosmart HR
Compatibility & Connectivity

The Garmin Vivosmart HR is compatible with both modern Android and iPhone devices. It also stays compatible with the iPad and iPod touch using Bluetooth technology. 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 is a call control option available so users can respond to calls using a smartwatch. There is no built-in camera control function available therefore users will need their phone sidewise. Read More

Bottom Line

Apple Watch Sport Pros

  • Features apple [pay
  • Built very nicely
  • A stylish and intricate design
  • Features phone calling
  • Easy to wear
  • Fitness software is amazing

Garmin Vivosmart HR Pros

  • Accurate HR monitoring
  • Comfortable
  • Waterproof
  • Beautiful display
  • Good battery life
  • Smartphone notifications are provided

Apple Watch Sport Cones

  • Requires iPhone 5 and above
  • A bit pricey
  • Less battery life
  • A performance issue occurs sometimes.

Garmin Vivosmart HR Cones

  • Complex apps
  • The mileage is a bit exaggerated
  • Expensive
  • No music control option

Design:

Apple Watch Sport
Design

Apple watch sport (1st generation) is the sporty gadget that no one knew they needed the most! It’s a wearable product that Apple introduced. It’s not like your normal watches that only tell time. This watch is separate and has various functionality features that are related to health and tracking as well. The material this sports watch is made of is lightweight aluminum along with strong ion-x glass which will keep your watch protected. The apple watch sport (1st generation) is made in such a way that it becomes accessible and safer to use for their customers. It's available in these pretty colors i.e. silver, Space Gray, and even rose gold. Read More

Garmin Vivosmart HR
Design

Vivosmart HR is a smartwatch that will take care of the user’s daily activity. Not only it will measure the daily activity but will also measure the heart rate and the floors that are climbed in a day with an integrated barometric altimeter. The jog is also counted and the intensity level is tracked this way user’s activity will be kept track. The lens material is of acrylic and the strap material is made of silicone which is known for its durability and long-lastingness. It is available in black color which looks sleek and modern. Read More

Specifications:

1.5""

Screen Size

"

Touch Screen

312 x 390px

Resolution

128 x 16px
g

Weight

29.6gg

Min Temperature

Replaceable Band

mm

Band Width

mm

Max Temperature

Waterproof

Screen protection

18h

Battery Life

120h

Apple Watch Sport
Specifications

There are various specifications that the apple watch sport (1st generation) adheres the screen is made of a retina display with a screen size of around 1.5 inches. Equipped with a touch screen. It has a resolution of 340 x 272 pixels (~290 ppi density). The total weight of this product is around 25 g body (2.19 oz.) which is incredibly light-weight. Also, it’s water-resistant meaning one can wear it while workout or in rain but don't submerge it completely in water. Its splash-resistant with a maximum operating temperature range from 32° to 95° F (0° and 35° C). It has ion-x glass protection and a battery life of upto 18 hours. Read More

Garmin Vivosmart HR
Specifications

Garmin Vivosmart HR has various specifications like the screen size of the product is around 0 1.00" x 0.42" (25.3 x 10.7 mm) with a sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP) display. Vivosmart HR has a touchscreen availability and a colored display available. The screen resolution of Garmin Vivosmart HR is 160 x 68 pixels. The total weight of this product is around 29.6 g which is a large size and in a small size, the weight is around 32g. Also, it's waterproof and has a depth rating of 5ATM. The battery life of Vivosmart HR lasts Up to 5 days. Read More

Activity Tracking:

h

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 Sport
Activity Tracking:

Apple sport watch (1st generation) tracking features start from a GPS which features along with an accelerometer. While tracking or during the workout, turn on your route tracker, and this 1st generation apple sport watch will track the route. Include a heart rate sensor and a gyroscope. This watch will calculate the active calories, the distance tracked in a day, the steps taken and even the elevation crossed on a day. Although there is no sleep tracking but it features a cadence sensor. With multi-sports mode available, one can perform various physical activities and keep a track of their activities for a healthy lifestyle. Read More

Garmin Vivosmart HR
Activity Tracking:

The tracking features of Vivosmart HR are numerous but there is the unavailability of GPS. There is a route tracker available that help tracks the route of the user. This series has a wrist-based heart rate monitor so it will measure blood oxygenation levels. It also detects the activities automatically and therefore tracks the distance, the elevation crossed in a day and the steps are taken in a day too. The sleep tracker is also available. Smart notifications are also provided that provides alerts to user in case of receiving any text, email, or phone call. 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 Sport
Compatibility & Connectivity

Apple watch sport (1st generation) is compatible with iPhone devices. It works pretty well with iPhone 5 and later iPhone devices. There is Wi-Fi available ((802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz). also, Bluetooth (4.0) connectivity is present. The apple watch will require Wi-Fi and Bluetooth and then will pair with the iPhone. Also, there is a need to sign up first by using the apple id. After the signup, one can enjoy the features of the apple watch. For users who want a camera function in this series, there is a built-in app camera remote control function that allows connectivity to the iPhone camera. Read More

Garmin Vivosmart HR
Compatibility & Connectivity

The Garmin Vivosmart HR is compatible with both modern Android and iPhone devices. It also stays compatible with the iPad and iPod touch using Bluetooth technology. 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 is a call control option available so users can respond to calls using a smartwatch. There is no built-in camera control function available therefore users will need their phone sidewise. Read More

Bottom Line

Apple Watch Sport Pros

  • Features apple [pay
  • Built very nicely
  • A stylish and intricate design
  • Features phone calling
  • Easy to wear
  • Fitness software is amazing

Garmin Vivosmart HR Pros

  • Accurate HR monitoring
  • Comfortable
  • Waterproof
  • Beautiful display
  • Good battery life
  • Smartphone notifications are provided

Apple Watch Sport Cones

  • Requires iPhone 5 and above
  • A bit pricey
  • Less battery life
  • A performance issue occurs sometimes.

Garmin Vivosmart HR Cones

  • Complex apps
  • The mileage is a bit exaggerated
  • Expensive
  • No music control option