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Samsung Gear Sport SM-R600 vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Gear Sport vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Core devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J2 Core X10Samsung Gear Sport SM-R600
Samsung Gear Sport SM-R600
1.2"
AMOLED

360x360

N/A
MP

768MB
RAM

32bit Dual

300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Gear Sport X21Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
5"
PLS

540x960

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better device? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


10 Advantages Samsung Gear Sport SM-R600
Gear Sport SM-R600vsGalaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
 130%100%
+Lighter
67 grams (2.35 ounces)vs154 grams (5.39 ounces)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT PLS
 93%93%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs220 PPI
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

21 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)vsGear Sport SM-R600
 118%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs1Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
1GB LPDDR3vs768MB LPDDR2
 5 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (12GB user available)vs4GB (2GB user available)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 30%30%
+Thinner
8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs11.6 millimeters (0.46 inches)
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
540x960 pixelsvs360x360 pixels
 3 times100%
+Larger screen
5"vs1.2"
Advantage
+With a camera you can take pictures anywhere
(back) 8MPvsNot supported
Advantage
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsNot supported
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvsNot supported
Advantage
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(Not supported)
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
 8 times100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2600 mAhvs300 mAh
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
Video callingvsNot supported
Advantage
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
Vibrating alertvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GovsNot supported
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsNot supported

8 Common items in both devices
16 million
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Speakerphone
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
4.2 version A2DP

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
ModelGear Sport SM-R600Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Also known asSamsung Gear Sport R600, Samsung SM-R600Galaxy J2 Core (Android Go) SM-J260M/Dual-sim
Country or region availableAustraliaUSAEuropeVarious (International)BrazilUruguay
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateOctober, 2017August, 2018
Depth11.6 millimeters (0.46 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)42.9 x 44.6 millimeters (1.69 x 1.76 in)72.1 x 143.4 millimeters (2.84 x 5.65 in)
Weight67 grams (2.35 ounces)154 grams (5.39 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaNot supportedInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)Not supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Operating systemTizen 3.0Android 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Samsung Exynos 2 Dual 3250 (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)
CPU processor1Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A71.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-400 MP2 400MhzARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory768MB LPDDR21GB LPDDR3
Internal storage4GB (2GB user available)16GB (12GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
External storageNot supportedUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT PLS
Screen size1.2" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~24.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution360x360 pixels540x960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI220 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM cardNot supported2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 28)
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
MessagingSMS, MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Main cameraNot supported8 megapixels
Main camera resolutionNot supported3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Not supportedFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusNot supportedAutofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationNot supportedEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomNot supportedOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionNot supportedFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Front cameraNot supported5 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsfeature not registeredMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, OGG, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
USBNot supportedMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputNot supported3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertNot supportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserNot supportedHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Accelerometer
Proximity
Other features- Colors: Black, Blue
- Compatible with standard 20mm straps
- Samsung Pay
- Wireless charging (Qi/WPC)
- 50m waterproof
- MIL-STD-810G compliant (militar certified)
- Colors: Black, Silver, Gold
- Android Go edition
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity300 mAh2600 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Gear Sport SM-R600Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M/DS 16GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.33 W/Kg (head) | 0.31 W/Kg (body)0.61 W/Kg (head) | 0.61 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.349 W/Kg (head) | 0.272 W/Kg (body)feature not registered