Apple Watch Vs 10 Popular Smartwatch Brands

By Harish

    Apple, true to all the rumors and speculations, has finally delivered its new Watch. Dubbed as iWatch in several rumors, the new Apple Watch will now take on the likes of Motorola Moto 360 and the LG G Watch R.

    While the new iPhones have been the treat of the recently held Apple event, the arrival of the Apple Watch is no less exciting. And with a host of additions and adjustments, the new wearable from Apple still holds a major share of Apple overall accolades from the event.

    As of now, Apple's revolutionary intelligent watch is real and will be available early next year at $349 or Rs. 20,940. Apple claims the watch is extremely customizable and perfectly apt for fitness junkies. The glass on the top uses tough sapphire glass, while the display is a flexible retina panel.

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    The Watch has a dial on the side that Apple calls the "digital crown". It basically enables you to perform on-screen actions without needing to pinch and zoom the touchscreen. The Apple watch uses the watch's classic dial to add more features, depending on your preferences.

    Apple Watch features the Digital Crown, an innovative way to scroll, zoom and navigate fluidly, without obstructing the display. The Digital Crown also serves as the Home button and a convenient way to access Siri. This highly customized UI seems perfect for your wrist. Pressing the Digital Crown also gets you back to the home screen.

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    Apple Watch comes with 11 watch faces ranging from traditional analog faces to new faces like the dynamic Timelapse face; the Astronomy face with its interactive, real-time 3D model of the earth, sun, moon and planets; and the Solar face, a contemporary sundial.

    But while Apple's new Watch is a reality now, there are others already present in the market with their own smartwatches. Here's a look at the Apple Watch's 10 biggest rivals.

    Samsung Galaxy Gear S

    Key Features
    The Gear S is based on Tizen platform
    a large 2-inch Super AMOLED display
    1GHz dual-core processor
    512MB of RAM
    4GB of storage
    300mAh battery

    Sony Smartwatch 2

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    Key Features

    1.6 Inch LCD Screen
    Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
    USB Port
    Bluetooth v3.0

    Samsung Galaxy Gear Live

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    Key Features

    1.63 Inch, 320x320 px display, Super AMOLED
    Android
    1200 MHz processor
    4 GB Internal Memory
    512 MB RAM
    300 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

    Sony Accy MN2 Smart Watch

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    Key Features

    1.6 Inch, 176x220 px display, LCD
    Dust proof, Water proof
    Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
    NFC 3.5 mm Audio Jack

    Samsung Gear 2 Neo

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    Key Features

    1.63 Inch, 320x320 px display, Super AMOLED Tizen
    Dual core 1000 MHz processor
    4 GB Internal Memory
    512 MB RAM
    300 mAh, Li-Ion battery

    LG G Watch

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    Key Features

    1.65 Inch, 280x280 px display, IPS LCD
    Android 1200 MHz processor
    4 GB Internal Memory
    512 MB RAM
    400 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

    Moto 360 Smartwatch

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    Key Features

    1.56-inch Backlit LCD IPS (320 x 290) Display
    Texas Instruments OMAP 3 Chipset
    4GB eMMC / 512MB RAM
    Bluetooth 4.0 LE Connectivity
    320mAh Battery

    Spice Smart Pulse M-9010

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    Key Features

    1.5 Inch, 240x320 px display, TFT
    Android
    0.3 MP Primary Camera
    Dual SIM
    Expandable up to 8 GB
    420 mAh, Li-Ion battery

    LG G Watch R

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    Key Features

    1.3 inch P-OLED Display
    Android Wear
    22mm (0.86inch) Changeable Watch Strap
    Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM 400 processor with 1.2GHz CPU
    4GB* internal storage and 512 MB RAM
    Micro USB on Charging Cradle
    9-Axis (Gyro/ Accelerometer/ Compass), Barometer, PPG (Heart Rate Monitor)

    Samsung Galaxy Gear 2

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    Key Features

    1.63 inch Super AMOLED Technology
    IP 67 Certified Dust and Water Resistant
    Metal Body
    2.0 MP Camera

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