Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro Compared

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In this comparison chart, we compare the Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro specs and features, so you find the right choice for you. All three watches are high-end devices with premium design and loaded with features. Compare to know which is the right choice for you.

Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro Specifications Compared

 
 
Product Info
Fossil Gen 5 Calyle Specs

Fossil Gen 5 Calyle Specifications, Features and Price

Samsung Galaxy Watch (46mm) Full Specifications, Features and Price

Ticwatch Pro Specs

Ticwatch Pro Specifications, Features and Price

Price $295.00 $251.99 $279.99 $239.00 $69.99
ABOUT DEVICE ABOUT DEVICE ABOUT DEVICE ABOUT DEVICE
Device name Fossil Gen 5 Calyle Samsung Galaxy Watch (46mm) Ticwatch Pro
Device type Fitness/Classic smartwatch Fitness/Classic smartwatch Fitness/Classic smartwatch
Gender Men Men Men
Release date August, 2019 August, 2018 July, 2018
Predecessor Fossil Gen 4 Explorist Samsung Gear S3
Successor Ticwatch Pro 4G
Versions Bluetooth, LTE
BODY BODY BODY BODY
Dimension 44 x 44 x 12 mm 46 x 49 x 13 mm 45 x 45 x 12.6 mm
Weight 63 grams (excluding straps)
Shape Circular Circular Circular, Curved
Case material Stainless steel Stainless steel Reinforced carbon fiber
Strap material Stainless steel Leather, Silicone Leather
Bezel material Stainless steel Stainless steel Stainless steel
Strap size 22 mm 22 mm 22 mm
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass Corning Gorilla glass DX+ Corning Gorilla Glass
Water resistance 3ATM Yes, 5ATM IP68
Durability test MIL-STD-810G
Swim-proof Yes Yes, recommended No
Color Black, Brown, Smoke Black, Silver Black
DISPLAY DISPLAY DISPLAY DISPLAY
Display size 1.28 inch 1.3 inches 1.39 inch
Display type AMOLED, Full color Super AMOLED, Full color AMOLED, FSTN, Full color
Display resolution 416 x 416 px 360 x 360 pixel 400 x 400 px
Pixel density
Always on Yes Yes Yes
Custom watch face Yes Yes Yes
Input type 3 Physical buttons, Touchscreen 2 Physical buttons, Physical rotating bezel, Touchscreen 2 Physical buttons, Touchscreen
CONNECTIVITY CONNECTIVITY CONNECTIVITY CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth Yes, Bluetooth v4.2 LE Yes, Bluetooth v4.2 LE Yes, Bluetooth v4.2 LE
Bluetooth calling Yes Yes Yes
GPS Yes Galileo, Yes, GPS/GLONASS/BEIDOU BEIDOU, GLONASS, GPS
NFC Yes Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
MEMORY MEMORY MEMORY MEMORY
RAM 1GB 0.75GB 512MB
ROM 8GB 4GB 4GB
Memory card slot No No No
CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY
Technology None None None
SIM type None None None
Band
NOTIFICATIONS NOTIFICATIONS NOTIFICATIONS NOTIFICATIONS
SMS alert Yes Yes Yes
Calls alert Yes Yes Yes
Email alert Yes Yes Yes
Event reminder Yes Yes Yes
Third-party apps alert Yes Yes Yes
MEDIA MEDIA MEDIA MEDIA
Audio mp3/mp4 mp3/mp4 mp3/mp4
Bluetooth music Yes Yes Yes
Loudspeaker Yes Yes Yes
Microphone Yes Yes Yes
Camera No No No
Radio No No No
SENSORS SENSORS SENSORS SENSORS
Accelerometer Yes Yes Yes
Altimeter Yes No No
Ambient light Yes Yes Yes
Barometer No Yes No
Compass No Yes
ECG No No No
Gyroscope Yes Yes Yes
HRM Yes Yes Yes
Pulse oximeter No No No
Thermometer No No No
Other sensors
ACTIVITY TRACKING ACTIVITY TRACKING ACTIVITY TRACKING ACTIVITY TRACKING
Blood oxygen No No No
Blood Pressure No No No
Calories Yes Yes Yes
Distance Yes Yes Yes
ECG tracking No No No
Fitness Level
Heart rate monitoring Yes Yes Yes
Sleep tracking Yes Yes Yes
Steps Yes Yes Yes
Stress Yes Yes
Incidental fall detection No No No
Menstrual cycle No No No
VO2 Max Yes
Swim-tracking Yes Yes No
Swim-heart tracking No No No
On-screen workout No No No
Sport modes Yes 39 Yes
BATTERY BATTERY BATTERY BATTERY
Battery type Non-removable Li-ion battery Non-removable Li-ion battery non-removable Lithium-polymer
Battery capacity 310mAh 472mAh 415mAh
Battery life Regular: 24hrs+ Regular usage: 3 days+, Standby:10 days+ Regular: 2-30 days
Charging type Charging dock WPC based wireless charging Charging dock
Charging time 1-2 hours 1-2 hours 1-2 hours
Solar power No No No
PLATFORM PLATFORM PLATFORM PLATFORM
Chipset Snapdragon 3100 Exynos 9110 Snapdragon 2100
CPU Dual core 1.15GHz 1.2GHz dual-core
GPU
Operating system Wear OS Tizen OS 4.0 Wear OS
MISC MISC MISC MISC
Companion app Fossil Q App Samsung Gear app, Samsung Health App Ticwatch App
Compatibility Android 6.0+, iOS 10.0+ Android 5.0+ & RAM 1.5GB+, iPhone 5+ and iOS 9.0+ Android 6.0+, iOS 10.0+
Payment system Google Pay Samsung Pay Google Pay
Interchangeable strap 22 mm, Yes Yes 22 mm, Yes
Voice command Yes, Google Assistant Yes, Bixby Yes, Google Assistant
Find my phone Yes Yes Yes
Box content Charger, Fossil Gen 5 Calyle, Manual, Straps Charger, Manual, Samsung Galaxy Watch, Straps Charger, Manual, Straps, Ticwatch Pro
Price $295.00 $251.99 $279.99 $239.00 $69.99

Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro: What’s the Difference?

Fossil Gen 5 Calyle

Samsung Galaxy Watch

Ticwatch Pro

Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro: Design
Most compact at 44mm and sleek at 12mmQuite bulky at 46mm and thick at 13mmQuite thick at 12.6mm and somewhat bulky.
Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro: Waterproof Rating
3ATM (waterproof up to 30 meters), swim-proof.Rated 5ATM (waterproof up to 50 meters), swim-proof.Rated IP68 (waterproof up to 1.5 meters), not swim-proof.
Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro: Memory
Higher storage of 8GB (twice the other two), and 1GB RAM Just 4GB ROMJust 4GB ROM
Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro: Cellular Connectivity
Not standalone, lacks cellular connectivity.A standalone smartwatch that allow you make and receive calls directly from the device.Not standalone, lacks cellular connectivity.
Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro: Activity Tracking
Fitness-focused, a great choice for tracking your daily activities and managing your fitness goals.Most comprehensive activity tracker with the ,most features.Fitness-focused, a great choice for tracking your daily activities and managing your fitness goals.
Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro: Battery Life
About 1 day battery life, with battery saver feature that elongates battery life a little longer.Tested to last over 2 days.About 2 days battery life with AMOLED display, while FSTN display elongates battery life up to 30 days.

Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro: Which is Better?

All three devices are outstanding in design, features and fitness tracking. However, the Fossil Gen 5 with the 3100 chip offers improved performance especially with 1GB RAM. It’s no doubt a better smartwatch than the Ticwatch Pro.

On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy Watch is the most comprehensive, it has the most features, its standalone smartwatch, and the most comprehensive activity tracker with more fitness tracking features. It also has quite impressive long battery life.

Fossil Gen 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch vs Ticwatch Pro: Editor’s Pick

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