Garmin Forerunner 230 vs Suunto Ambit3 Run

Full Comparison

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Garmin Forerunner 230Garmin Forerunner 230Suunto Ambit3 RunSuunto Ambit3 Run
Screen resolution
215, 180
128, 128
Touchscreen
noNo
noNo
Colour screen
yesYes
noNo

Dimensions

Garmin Forerunner 230Garmin Forerunner 230Suunto Ambit3 RunSuunto Ambit3 Run
Gender
Men's, Women's
Men's, Women's
Colour of product
Black, Purple, White, Yellow
Black, Blue, Green, White
Width
1.77 in
1.97 in
Weight
0.09 lb
0.16 lb

Features

Garmin Forerunner 230Garmin Forerunner 230Suunto Ambit3 RunSuunto Ambit3 Run
Heart Rate Monitor
HRM chest strap included, Support for HRM chest strap
Support for HRM chest strap
Water resistant
yesYes
yesYes
Waterproof depth
1,968.50 in
1,968.50 in
Fully Waterproof
yesYes
yesYes
Alarm
yesYes
yesYes
Calorie counter
yesYes
yesYes
Compass
yesYes
yesYes
Date display
yesYes
yesYes
Display light
yesYes
yesYes
Speedometer
yesYes
yesYes
Stopwatch
yesYes
yesYes
Timer
yesYes
yesYes

Connectivity

Garmin Forerunner 230Garmin Forerunner 230Suunto Ambit3 RunSuunto Ambit3 Run
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
GLONASS
yesYes
yesYes
GPS
yesYes
yesYes

Power

Garmin Forerunner 230Garmin Forerunner 230Suunto Ambit3 RunSuunto Ambit3 Run
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Battery life (running)
16 h
100 h
Battery life (standby mode)
35 day
14 day

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