Samsung comes always on mind when we are thinking for something durable and long lasting. Samsung is great in its mobile phones but it’s also growing in smartwatches section. Lately in 2018 we saw Samsung Galaxy Watch but from that time onwards the revaritation of 2017’s Samsung Gear Sport smartwatch was in talks.
The new smartwatch will be named as Samsung Galaxy Watch Active. This device will be having longer display and will be named as model name SM-R500 and code name pulse.
For better look at specifications we have compared the features of both 2017 model mqd 2019 model.
The 2019 model name is SM-R500 whereas SM-R600 is for 2017 one. Software is improved as it is Tizen 18.104.22.168 rather than Tizen 3.0 and processor is Exynos 9110 in 2019 variant and Exynos 7270 was in 2017. Both have circular display and 360×360 resolutions but screen size is slightly bigger (1.3inch) in 2019 model.
Battery capacity is lesser in 2019 variant as it is 230 mAh and earlier it was 300 mAh. The charging is DC 5v/700 mAh in 2017 and DC 5v/1.0A in 2019.Both of them include functions like GPS, NFC, Heart Rate and Microphone but 2019 model also has Speaker and LTE model.Talking about connectivity Wifi and Bluetooth is in both and buttons are Home and Back in 2019 model and Back and Menu in 2019.
The 2019 model Samsung Galaxy Watch Active includes features like Always on Display, Bixby, Glove Mode, Haptic feedback, Samsung Health, Samsung Pay, Waterlock Mode and sensors like Accelerometer with linear acceleration, Ambient Light, Barometer, Gravity sensor, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Sleep monitor, Stress monitor, Wrist-up sensor. Whereas 2017 model had features Always on Display, Glove Mode, Haptic feedback, Samsung Health, Samsung Pay, Waterlock Mode and sensors Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Barometer, Gyroscope Sensor, Pedometer, Sleep monitor, Wrist-up sensor.
2019 model wins in Display , Processor and Software and also includes Speaker and LTE model but fails in battery capacity.