The Galaxy Watch Active series was specially designed for those who lead an active lifestyle. Its main characteristic is that it doesn't have a rotating bezel, for which the Galaxy Watch series is so loved. Thanks to this, the smartwatch is lighter and more compact. If you admire simplicity, you should love the series since its design has no superfluous details.
Galaxy Watch Active. Category: A Real Bargain.
The Galaxy Watch Active was released in 2019. And although the smartwatch is only available in a 40mm Bluetooth variant, you can choose from four color options: Black, Green, Rose Gold, and Silver. The Galaxy Watch Active is very lightweight (only 25g), but yet durable. The main idea of such a design is that the watch does not create unnecessary discomfort during training, sleeping, or swimming. It boasts military-grade durability(MIL-STD-810G), IP68, 5ATM, and a protective Gorilla Glass coating.
The Galaxy Watch Active is compatible with both Android and iOS devices. It supports Samsung Pay NFC and Wireless charging. The smartwatch features an Exynos 9110 processor, a 1.1-inch Super AMOLED display, 768MB of RAM, and 4GB of internal storage. It also has a 230mAh battery that promises up to 45 hours of use on a single charge.
The smartwatch automatically detects 7 exercises, tracks around 40 types of activities, monitors different fitness and health-related indicators, analyzes sleep and stress levels, and reminds you to stay active. You can also schedule events, set a reminder, and stream music wirelessly using the Galaxy Watch Active.
Price: Starting at $199
Galaxy Watch Active 2. Category: The Best for Fitness Tracking.
Samsung released the Galaxy Watch Active 2 six months after the Galaxy Watch Active. And this watch introduced many useful features which its predecessor lacked and which later moved to the Galaxy Watch 3 such as ECG and blood pressure monitoring. The Galaxy Watch Active 2 retains a simple design and has a digital rotating bezel. It is as comfortable and durable as the Galaxy Watch Active. The smartwatch comes in two sizes: 40mm and 44mm. A larger size brings a larger display. The 40mm variant has a 1.2-inch Super AMOLED display, while the 44m variant has a 1.4-inch Super AMOLED display. Battery capacity has also been improved. The larger variant has a 340mAh battery that promises up to 60 hours of use on a single charge, while the smaller variant has a 247mAh battery and promises up to 43 hours of use.
The Galaxy Watch Active 2 is available either in aluminum or stainless steel. Aluminum models feature Bluetooth connectivity, while stainless steel models additionally offer LTE connectivity. LTE variants have 1.5GB of RAM instead of basic 768MB of RAM. Aluminum models are available in four stylish colors: Rose Gold, Aqua Black, Cloud Silver, and Pink Gold. Color options for stainless steel models are no less stylish: Black, Silver, and Gold. The Galaxy Watch Active 2 supports Samsung Pay NFC, Wireless charging, and Wireless PowerShare.
Price: Starting at $249.99