Apple Watch Series 4 vs Garmin Vivoactive HR

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Apple Watch Series 4 is better.

Apple Watch Series 4 is a better device in this review of Apple Watch vs Garmin Vivoactive HR because of the following features; has music player, speaker, Gyroscope, newer Bluetooth version, has wireless protocol Wi-Fi 802.11, b/ g/ n, NFC, LTPO AMOLED display, higher screen resolution, 3D touch screen, reminders and greater internal memory.

Apple Watch Series 4 vs Garmin Vivoactive HR: DESIGN

Weight; Apple Watch Series 4 is 40g.

Clock face; Apple Watch Series 4 and Garmin Vivoactive HR have digital.

Shape surface; Apple Watch Series 4 has rectangular, curved while Garmin Vivoactive HR has rectangular, flat.

Dimensions; Apple Watch Series 4 has 40 x 34 x 10.7mm whereas Garmin Vivoactive HR has 57 x 30.2 x 11.4mm.

Bottom line: Apple Watch Series 4 is better in terms of design.

Apple Watch Series 4 vs Garmin Vivoactive HR: DISPLAY

Display technology; Apple Watch Series 4 has LTPO AMOLED.

Screen size; Apple Watch Series 4 is 1.57”.

Screen resolution; Apple Watch Series 4 has 324 x 394px whereas Garmin Vivoactive HR has 0.8 x 1.13px.

Touch screen; Apple Watch Series 4 has 3D Touchscreen.

Pixel density; Apple Watch Series 4 has 325ppi.

Bottom line: Apple Watch Series 4 is better as it has better features in terms of display.

Apple Watch Series 4 vs Garmin Vivoactive HR: SENSORS

Accelerometer; Apple Watch Series 4 and Garmin Vivoactive HR have accelerometers.

Gyroscope; Apple Watch Series 4 has a gyroscope.

Bottom line: Apple Watch Series 4 is better as it has a gyroscope.

Apple Watch Series 4 vs Garmin Vivoactive HR: ACTIVITY TRACKING

Calories intake burned; Apple Watch Series 4 and Garmin Vivoactive HR can count the amount of calories you have burnt.

Notifications; Apple Watch Series 4 and Garmin Vivoactive HR have notifications.

Activityinactivity; the two devices have this feature.

Active minutes; Apple Watch Series 4 and Garmin Vivoactive HR have this feature.

Heart rate monitor; Apple Watch Series 4 and Garmin Vivoactive HR have heart rate monitors.

Bottom line: Apple Watch Series 4 and Garmin Vivoactive HR are similar in terms of activity tracking.

Apple Watch Series 4 vs Garmin Vivoactive HR: CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth version; Apple Watch Series 4 has v5.0 whereas Garmin Vivoactive HR as v4.0.

Wireless protocol; Apple Watch Series 4 has Wi-Fi 802.11, b/ g/ n.

NFC; Apple Watch Series 4 has NFC.

Bottom line: Apple Watch Series 4 is better as it has newer Bluetooth version, wireless protocol and NFC.

Apple Watch Series 4 vs Garmin Vivoactive HR: MEDIA;

Music player; Apple Watch Series 4 has music player.

Speaker; Apple Watch Series 4 has a speaker.

Bottom line: Apple Watch Series 4 is better in terms of media.

Apple Watch Series 4 vs Garmin Vivoactive HR: ADDITIONAL FEATURES

Goal setting; Apple Watch Series 4 and Garmin Vivoactive HR have goal setting.

Reminders; Apple Watch Series 4 has reminders.

Bottom line: Apple Watch Series 4 is better as it has reminders.

Conclusion

Apple Watch Series 4 is a better device in this review of Vivoacctive HR vs Apple Watch because it supersedes Garmin Vivoactive HR in most of the features.