Smartphones have changed the way of telephony and smart watches have changed the whole atmosphere smart communications. With Samsung’s Gear S World has witnessed a new era of smart gadget while Apple watch made a record of debut date selling on release of their first smart watch. Let’s explore the nail biting comparisons between Apple watch and Samsung Gear S.
Comprehensive Comparison Apple Watch Vs Samsung Gear S
Apple Watch and Samsung Gear S, both are leading in the smart watch market globally. First and foremost thing comes under lens is the compatible accessories. Apple watch accessories and Samsung Gear S accessories flooded the global market as manufacturers of these smart watch accessories also know that numerous users of these two exceptional watches will search for those.
Let’s explore a head to head feature’s comparison between these two smart watches.
Apple Watches are fully compatible with all iPhones released after iPhone 5. While Samsung Gear is compatible with the al Android devices running on Android 4.3 or higher. There is no Android Tricks to run it with an Android device with lower Android OS. Samsung’s Gear S is different from the other Android Watches.
Samsung Gear S runs on Tizen and Apple Watch runs on OS. Though these works nearly same but the OS of Apple is little bit faster.
Size of the Apple watch is little bit bigger than the Samsung’s Gear S. Apple’s sizes 42mm diagonally while Samsung’s sizes 38mm.
Standard Apple watch is cased in a steel body. It also cased in Gold and Aluminum body depending upon the edition you are buying while Gear S is built of plastic.
Apple watch is versatile in this case. Apple watch’s wrist band is made of leather, stainless steel and plastic depending upon which edition you want to purchase but Samsung’s Gear is available in plastic cases only.
Samsung Gear S is available in two colors- White and Black only where Apple watch is available in more than 12 colors right now.
Apple watch’s design is straight and flat shaped while Gear S has a curved design with AMOLED screen where Apple did not say anything about the AMOLED display in their watch. Positive news about Apple watch is- they confirmed that Apple’s smart watch has a pressure sensitive display. Samsung’s Gear S lags here.
Apple is mum on it only published that their watch has retina display but did not announce any particular PPI. Samsung’s Gear S has a brilliant display resolution of 480×360, 300 PPI. Apple uses Sapphire glass that is ultra durable where Samsung confirms that they have Gorilla glass 3 on their Gear S.
Smart watches of Apple and Samsung both have Voice support- Voice winder tech built in. Digital Crown Winder – Apple have added a new height in voice control.
These two smart watches are in competition with each other. They have some similarities like- both watches have phone call receiving features, Heart rate sensor for physical fitness tracking, stand-alone music player but they don’t have any camera!