Product Comparison: Samsung Gear Sport vs Samsung Gear S3 Frontier

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General Specifications
Gear Sport
Gear S3 Frontier
About the Product
Stylishly simple to look at, the Gear Sport is an everyday watch that feels natural and effortless to wear. You can even personalise the strap and watchface to suit you. Though it’s not all about the looks – it also meets military strength standards.
With Under Armour Connected Fitness on your Samsung Gear, you now have more fitness tracking options at your fingertips. And when you download the MapMyRun, MyFitnessPal, or Endomondo apps on your Samsung Gear, you will receive one year of premium app membership for free, with additional tools to help you reach your goals.
Key Specs
Operating System
Tizen OS
Tizen 2.3.2
Display Size
1.2 in.
1.3 in.
Internal Memory
4 GB
4 GB
Band Material
Active silicon
GPS Enabled
What customers say about "Key Specs"
Samsung Gear Sport Smartwatch
  • Purchased this watch to replace a garmin running watch. So far has worked great. Gps is spot on, battery life is as expected. Very easy to use and set up.
Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Smartwatch
  • So far this watch has been great, love the design and features that it has. All and all a great watch.
  • The frontier s3 feels like a luxury watch and looks like one while being able to do so much more.
  • This is a great product. It has a lot of functionality for everyday life.
  • First one had a charging issue but easily exchanged. New one shows no problem so far and I love the design and performance.
  • Nice band for my watch, also purchased the screen protectors for it makes me feel safer to know that my watch is protected. Overall I am quite satisfied with my purchase.
Size & Weight
1.76 in.
1.93 in.
1.69 in.
1.81 in.
0.46 in.
0.51 in.
1.44 oz.
2.22 oz.
Display Type
Screen Resolution
360 x 360
360 x 360
What customers say about "Display"
Samsung Gear Sport Smartwatch
  • Its 1.2-inch display keeps notifications readable while you're exercising, and its integrated Samsung Pay system lets you make purchases.
  • I just upgraded from gear s2 support, it was fantastic but when I got this great sport and used it, it blew my mind. The resolution of screen, the display.
Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Smartwatch
  • Great looking display, very bright & it's great to be able to change the faces.
  • I liked the round face and the color display is awesome. I got home and started setting it up but came to find out that I wasn't Able to reply to text either.
  • Love the display, easy to use, pairs with phone in seconds!
  • Love this smart watch. It has an amazing vibrant display!
  • Still learning but I love it great display just amazing.
Dark Gray
Processor Speed
1.0 GHz
1.0 GHz
Protection Class
Customizable Watch Faces
Built-In Microphone
Vibration Alert
Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyroscope, HR Sensor, Light Sensor
3-axis accelerometer, Gyrometer, Optical heart rate monitor, Barometer
What customers say about "Features"
Samsung Gear Sport Smartwatch
  • The watch is a nice size and very functional the display is the best I seen on any smartwatch I wish it had a speaker with with the bixby function.
  • My son 11 years old love this watch, many features, very complete watch.
Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Smartwatch
  • Excellent the sensors to detect the different activities like running, moving, or sleeping.
  • I really like the features on the Samsung watch. My Fitbit was nice but it seemed outdated. The auto exercise could activate a little sooner to match the treadmill numbers.
  • Enjoy wearing it daily and using all the many features.
  • The features available pass competitors not only with clarity of picture but also when using watch for phone calls and texts.
  • Nice features able to answer phone calls and texts and biometrics. Much better than the fitbit surge.
Bluetooth Version
Wi-Fi Compatibility
NFC Technology
Charging Interface
Magnetic Connector
Wireless charging
Battery Capacity
300 mAh
380 mAh
Battery Life
120 hours
72 hours
What customers say about "Power"
Samsung Gear Sport Smartwatch
  • Had gear s2 prior and would not hold charge this holds charge for 2 day.
  • So far it does exactly what I thought it would do. Wish you would charge a little faster.
Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Smartwatch
  • Great that it can hold a charge for almost 3 days were others can only last 1 or 2 days.
  • Very good on battery usage. Once it is charged to 100% it status charged for at least 2 days!
  • The battery life is good, charges very fast too.
  • Husband loves it. The charge time is awesome and it runs smoothly.
  • After about three weeks the watch failed to charge. I touched it and it was hot to touch. I returned it and got a Garmin.
  • I like the watch, but it needs charged more then my Fitbit blaze did.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
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