Apple launched first Smart Phone with gimmick features and UI that never seen before in any smart watch available. Apple launched this Smart Watch along with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus which has outstanding features. However, there are many Smart watches that might give the have the direct competition with Apple. some of them are LG G watch R, Samsung Gear S and Asus Zen watch. In this article lets us compare Apple Watch and Sony Smart Watch 3. This Sony smart watch was also recently launched at an event IFA 2014 in Berlin.
Apple Watch vs Sony Smart watch 3
Design and Display
Both the devices looks similar in the design and both the devices has rectangular shape dial. The Apple Watch comes with the material they are providing with the leather variant watch is not up to the mark, instead the synthetic and the metal one got good material where as the material used for the strap is totally different where we need to focus on it first.
In Sony wearable device the straps are extended up to its display. The user feel strap like a rubber which looks cheap, ugly and childish.Sony doesn’t opted for standard 22 mm strap, to change the strap you simply pop the body of the watch out of the band and into a different one. Even display of the device looks bulky.
Display of the Apple watch comes in two variant to choose from, according to the watch face sizes with wrist straps made of synthetic and leather materials and metal as well. Its 1.5- and 1.65-inch displays use scratch-resistant glass at the top of the display screen. where as the display of this smart watch has 1.6 inch with a resolution of 320 x 320 pixel.
At the right of the watch bezel are two hardware buttons, a dial called the “digital crown,” which operates a lot like the crowns people used to wind up their old watches. And the second one helps to navigate menus on the screen. Screwing the dial left and right zooms in and out on the apps featured on the main screen. Meanwhile, pressing a button below the digital crown brings up a brief list of favorite friends and family members. where as the Sony Smart watch comes with 1.2 GHz Quad ARM, A7 processor with 512 MB RAM and 4 GB internal storage. It features the sensors like Accelerometer, compass, Ambient light sensors, gyro and GPS.
Apple Watch also includes sensors, which are on the back of the watch face, detect a user’s pulse to track things like distance walked or run, calories burned. The price of the device is $ 349 and the Sony Smart watch comes with a price tag of 23o Euros which is equivalent to $302.