Compare Samsung Gear S3 Frontier vs Apple Watch Series 1 42mm

Samsung Gear S3 Frontier
Apple Watch Series 1 42mm
Fossil Q Explorist Gen 3
Fossil Q Explorist Gen 3
Apple Watch Series 2 38mm
Apple Watch Series 2 38mm
All Features
Only Differences
Rank Rank #1Rank #2  
Spec Score 
100 / 100
95 / 100
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
82Value For Money
80Value For Money
Screen Size
1.3 inch 1.65 inch   
Screen Resolution
360 × 360 pixels 312 x 390 pixel   
Pixel Density
278PPI 302PPI   
Screen Type
AMOLED OLED, Force Touch   
Screen Protection
Gorilla Glass Ion-X glass   
Dial Shape
Circular Squarish   
Water Resistant, Dust Resistant Water Resistant   
Resistance Details
IP68 Certified -   
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Heart Rate Monitor Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Heart Rate Monitor   
Calorie Count
- -   
Heart Rate Sensor
- -   
Distance Tracker
- -   
Alarm Clock
- -   
- -   
Find My Phone
- -   
Processor Brand
Samsung Apple   
Processor Name
Exynos 7270 Apple S2   
Clock Speed
1GHz -   
768MB -   
Processor Type
Dual Core Dual Core   
- -   
Internal Storage
4GB -   
Card Slot
- -   
General Specifications     
Dial Dimensions
46mm 42mm   
Dial Material
Stainless Steel Aluminium   
Gray Space Gray Aluminium Case   
Strap Material
Rubber Rubber, Nylon   
Black Black Sport Band   
Strap Type
Removable Removable   
62 grams -   
Dimensions (mm)
49 x 46 x 12.9 38.6 x 33.3 x 11.4   
- 1 Year International Warranty   
Operating System
Tizen Apple WatchOS   
Compatible with
Android Apple iPhone   
Compatibility Details
- iPhone 5+/iOS 10   
Wireless Connectivity
WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, GPS, 4G, 3G WiFi, Bluetooth   
Voice Calling
Yes Yes   
SIM Support
No No   
Input & Output     
Yes, Rotating Bezel Input Yes   
Yes, 2 Yes, 1   
Jog Dial
- Yes   
Yes Yes   
Yes Yes   
Battery Capacity
380mAh -   
Battery Life (Up to)
4 day(s) 18 hours   
Charging Method
Wireless Wireless, Charging Dock   

Samsung Gear S3 Frontier vs Apple Watch Series 1 42mm Specs

Samsung Gear S3 FrontierApple Watch Series 1 42mm  
Screen Size 1.3 inch1.65 inch  
Operating System TizenApple WatchOS  
Strap Material RubberRubber, Nylon  
Battery Life (Up to) 4 day(s)18 hours  

Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Amazing always-on watch faces
  • Rotating bezel is nice to have
  • Premium design & material
The Bad
  • Old-fashioned interactions with some apps
  • Using LTE hogs battery
This page helps you compare Samsung Gear S3 Frontier with Apple Watch Series 1 42mm. When you see Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Vs Apple Watch Series 1 42mm comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Samsung Gear S3 Frontier stands against Apple Watch Series 1 42mm and which one you should buy. The prices for both these products were updated June 16, 2019.
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