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Garmin Forerunner 235 vs Garmin Vivoactive 3

Garmin Forerunner 235 Fitness Watch
Garmin Forerunner 235
Garmin Vivoactive 3 Fitness Watch
Garmin Vivoactive 3
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User rating
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4.0 out of 5
1 user ratings
5 stars
0 %
4 stars
100 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
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1 stars
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15
4.3 out of 5
15 user ratings
5 stars
66 %
4 stars
13 %
3 stars
6 %
2 stars
6 %
1 stars
6 %

Full Comparison

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Screen resolution
  • 215
  • 180
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  • 240
  • 240
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Touchscreen
no
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yes
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Colour screen
yes
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yes
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Dimensions

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Gender
  • Men's
  • Women's
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  • Men's
  • Women's
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Colour of product
  • Black
  • Green
  • Grey
  • Orange
  • Pink
  • Purple
  • Red
  • Silver
  • White
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  • Black
  • Grey
  • Silver
  • White
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Width
1.77 in
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1.71 in
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Depth
1.77 in
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1.71 in
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Weight
1.48 oz
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1.52 oz
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Thickness
0.46 in
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0.46 in
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Features

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Heart Rate Monitor
  • Built-in
  • Support for HRM chest strap
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  • Built-in
  • Support for HRM chest strap
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Water resistant
yes
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yes
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Waterproof depth
50
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50
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Fully waterproof
yes
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yes
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ANT+
yes
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yes
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Alarm
yes
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yes
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Calorie counter
yes
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yes
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Compass
yes
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yes
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Date display
yes
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yes
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Display light
yes
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N/A
Pedometer
yes
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yes
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Sleep reading
yes
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yes
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Solar power
yes
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N/A
Speedometer
yes
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yes
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Stopwatch
yes
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yes
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Timer
yes
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yes
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Vibration alarm
yes
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yes
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Altimeter
N/A
yes
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Barometer
N/A
yes
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Golf watch
N/A
yes
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Connectivity

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Bluetooth
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth version
2.0
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4.0
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GLONASS
yes
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yes
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GPS
yes
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yes
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Power

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Battery type
Li-Ion
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N/A
Battery life (running)
11.0 h
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13.0 h
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Battery life (standby mode)
9.0 day
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7.0 day
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