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Huawei Watch 3 Vs Galaxy Watch 3

Below we have a summary table of Huawei Watch 3 vs Galaxy Watch 3 to help you quickly distinguish between the watches.

Display1.43”, Round (AMOLED)1.4”, Square (AMOLED)
Resolution466 x 466 pixels (326ppi)360 x 360 pixels
ProcessorHuawei Hisilicon (Hi6262)Samsung Exynos 9110, dual-core 1.15GHz
Added FeaturesBarometer, thermometer, compass, accelerometer, eSIM, wireless charging, SpO2 sensor, gyro, heart rate monitor, GPS trackerSamsung Pay, wireless charging, SpO2 sensor, ECG sensor, heart rate sensor, gyro, GPS tracker, barometer, accelerometer, eSIM
SoftwareHarmonyOS v2.0Tizen OS
Battery LifeUp to 5 days (450 mAh)Up to 2 days (340 mAh)
Sport Modes100+40
ConnectivityBluetooth v5.2, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/nBluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
Water ResistanceUp to 5 ATMUp to 5 ATM
Memory2GB RAM, 16GB1GB RAM, 8GB

Design and Display – Huawei Watch 3 Vs Galaxy Watch 3

Both watches don’t differ heavily in terms of attractiveness. Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 is for users in search of an ultra-modern and easy-to-use watch while the Huawei Watch 3 is best for people who prefer something simpler.

The Huawei Watch comes with a hard, brittle, and corrosion-resistant back, and a glass front.

On the other hand, Samsung Watch 3 features a 316L stainless steel frame, and a glass front too but is protected by Corning Gorillas Glass.

If you want something thinner with less weight and hence super comfortable on the wrist then check the Galaxy 3 watch.

Both Galaxy Watch 3 and Huawei Watch 3 are made waterproof with a certification of IP68.

They all come with a water-resistant rating of 5 ATM and hence can withstand water pressures of up to 50 meters on submersion.

That means you can have either of the smartwatches at the swimming pool, beach, or in the shower.

Also, it is advisable to have any smartwatch wiped after exposing them to salty water or detergents.

Although, showering with Huawei watch 3 and Galaxy Watch 3 is okay ensure the water is not hot but cold (avoid the sauna with either watch).

In addition, Huawei 3 watch and Galaxy watch 3 comes with good displays which are both AMOLED.

Their sizes have a slight difference with the Huawei watch at 1.43 inches and the Galaxy Watch at 1.40 inches.

Huawei Watch 3 is round in shape while Samsung Galaxy 3 Watch is a squire. The Huawei watch model has a much higher resolution of 446 x 446 pixels while the Samsung watch model has a resolution of 360 x 360 pixels.

You now know what watch between Huawei watch 3 and Galaxy watch 3 to go for when resolution is the key feature.  

Software – Huawei Watch 3 Vs Galaxy Watch 3

Samsung Watch 3 is less powerful than the Huawei Watch 3. The Huawei 3 watch comes with 2GB RAM, and 16 GB while the Samsung Galaxy 3 watch comes with 1GB RAM and 8GB storage.

Apart from experiencing better performance with Huawei GT Watch 3, you should get to save more stuff on the broad storage space.

Samsung operates on Tizen which is compatible with Samsung Pay to let users pay for goods and services contactless.

Huawei, on the other hand, operates on HarmonyOS 2.0 and like Galaxy Watch 3 it allows users to perform wireless transactions.

Connectivity and Sensors – Huawei Watch 3 Vs Galaxy Watch 3

Huawei Watch 3 and Galaxy Watch 3 are the best smartwatch alternatives because they come well equipped with sensors for fitness and wellness tracking.

We find the Samsung Galaxy Watch more useful to users who are more into health and wellness and that’s thanks to the ECG sensor –a sensor you will not find in most smartwatches.

Galaxy Watch 3 is among the watches that can measure your blood pressure just to add icing to the cake.

Huawei 3 watch on the other hand comes with a thermometer that is able to measure your body’s temperature and important feature, especially in this Corona Virus (COVID-19) era.

Unlike the Galaxy Watch, Huawei Watch does not come with an ECG sensor to monitor irregular heartbeats.

Fortunately, the Huawei 3 watch comes with more than 100 sports modes while the Galaxy Watch 3 only comes with up to 40 sport mode.

This implies that Huawei Watch 3 is more advanced when it comes to tracking sporting activities.

You will find an eSIM, a SpO2 sensor, an accelerometer, a gyroscope, a heart rate monitor, and a GPS tracker on both smartwatches.

The eSIM will grant you a cellular connection without the physical SIM card. The SpO2 sensor will track the level of oxygen in your blood.

The GPS tracker will map your routes and paces, it is more of a compass which is also present on both watches.

Galaxy Watch 3 and Huawei Watch 3 can both track your sleep during the night among more.

Battery Life – Huawei Watch 3 Vs Galaxy Watch 3

The Huawei Watch 3 comes with excellent battery life. The watch provides a 5-day battery life when charged to completion.

Samsung Watch 3 on the other hand comes with a fair battery life of up to 2 days on a full juice-up. Note, the given period can greatly reduce if the watches are out of smartwatch done, in other words, when the GPS mode is active.

In addition, if you have been searching for a watch that can charge wirelessly with no success, such as no more, you can have Huawei Watch 3 or Galaxy Watch 3. Both watches feature wireless charging.

Price – Huawei Watch 3 Vs Galaxy Watch 3

Huawei Watch 3 comes at a higher price than the Galaxy Watch 3. Looking at what the Huawei watch offers we find it worth the price.

Pros and Cons – Huawei Watch 3 Vs Galaxy Watch 3

Huawei Watch 3 Pros

  • Features more storage and RAM.
  • Has a crispier resolution.
  • Has over 100 sports modes.
  • Longer battery life.
  • Feature NFC

Huawei Watch 3 Cons

  • Available at a higher price.
  • Lacks an ECG sensor.

Galaxy Watch 3 Pros

  • Comes with an ECG sensor.
  • Feature Samsung Pay for contactless payment.
  • Measures blood pressure.
  • Cheaper than Huawei Watch 3.

Galaxy Watch 3 Cons

  • Battery life is wanting

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