Apple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band vs Samsung Gear Live

Full Comparison

Hardware

Apple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchApple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatch
Internal storage space
8 GB
4 GB
CPU cores
Dual Core
Quad Core

Display

Apple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchApple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatch
Screen Size
1.7 in
1.63 in
Display technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Screen resolution
312, 390
320, 320
Type of screen
Colour screen
Colour screen

Features

Apple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchApple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatch
Heart rate monitor
yesYes
yesYes
Microphone
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Apple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchApple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatch
Case Diameter
36.4 mm
37.9 mm
Case Height
42.5 mm
56.4 mm
Case Thickness
11.4 mm
8.9 mm
Weight
34.2 g
59 g
Watch case material
Aluminum
Stainless steel
Wrist band material
Silicone
Rubber
Colour of bracelet
Black, Blue, Brown, Grey, White, Beige, Pink
Black, Red
Water Resistance
yesYes
yesYes
Fully Waterproof
yesYes
yesYes

Platform

Apple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchApple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatch
Operating system
Apple Watch OS
Android 4.3+, Android Wear 1.0

Connectivity

Apple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchApple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatch
4G (LTE)
noNo
noNo
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth version
4.0
4.0
Wi-Fi
yesYes
noNo

Power

Apple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchApple Watch Series 2 42mm Aluminium with Sport Band smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatchSamsung Gear Live smartwatch
Battery Technology
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Battery Capacity
334 mAh
300 mAh
Average Battery Life (standby)
18 h
24 h
Battery life (running)
18 h
24 h