Samsung Gear S3 classic vs Samsung Gear S3 Frontier

Full Comparison

Hardware

Samsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 FrontierSamsung Gear S3 Frontier
RAM Memory
512 mB
768 mB
Internal storage space
4 GB
4 GB
CPU cores
Single Core
Dual Core
CPU speed
0.8 GHz
1 GHz

Display

Samsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 FrontierSamsung Gear S3 Frontier
Screen Size
1.63 in
1.3 in
Display technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Screen resolution
320, 320
360, 360
Type of glass
Gorilla Glass
Gorilla Glass
Type of screen
Colour screen
Colour screen

Features

Samsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 FrontierSamsung Gear S3 Frontier
Built-in camera
noNo
noNo
Barometer
yesYes
yesYes
Heart rate monitor
yesYes
yesYes
Microphone
yesYes
yesYes
Compass
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes
Phone Functionality
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

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Case Diameter
1.45 in
1.81 in
Case Height
2.23 in
1.93 in
Case Thickness
0.44 in
0.51 in
Weight
0.16 lb
0.14 lb
Watch case material
Stainless steel
Stainless steel, Aluminum
Wrist band material
Rubber, Steel
Leather, Silicone, Rubber
Colour of bracelet
Black, Blue, Brown, Green, Red
Black, Blue, Brown, Green, Red
Water Resistance
yesYes
yesYes
Fully Waterproof
yesYes
noNo
IP code (level of dust/water resistance)
IP68
IP68

Platform

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Operating system
Tizen OS
Tizen OS

Connectivity

Samsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 FrontierSamsung Gear S3 Frontier
3G (UMTS)
noNo
yesYes
4G (LTE)
yesYes
noNo
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth version
4.0
4.2
Wi-Fi
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless networking standard
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
NFC
yesYes
yesYes
USB
yesYes
yesYes
Built-in navigation system
yesYes
yesYes
GPS
yesYes
yesYes
GLONASS
yesYes
yesYes

Power

Samsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 classicSamsung Gear S3 FrontierSamsung Gear S3 Frontier
Wireless charging
yesYes
yesYes
Battery Technology
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Battery Capacity
315 mAh
380 mAh
Average Battery Life (standby)
150 h
96 h
Battery life (running)
25 h
96 h