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Apple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm) vs Xiaomi Amazfit Bip

Side by side comparison between Apple Watch 1 vs Xiaomi Amazfit Bip smartwatches, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Xiaomi Amazfit Bip XApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)16Points
Apple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)
1.65"
AMOLED

390x312

N/A
MP

512MB
RAM

32bit Dual

250
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
1.28"
TFT

176x176

N/A
MP

1MB
RAM

32bit Single

190
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better smartwatch? Apple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)

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Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)16 Advantages Apple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)vsAmazfit Bip4 Advantages Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
+520Mhz 32bit Dual-Core2 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs208Mhz 32bit Single-Core
+512MB LPDDR511 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs1MB SDRAM
+8GB (5GB available)1279 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs4MB
+30 grams (1.05 ounces)7%
Lighter
vs32 grams (1.12 ounces)
+Aluminum body, glass front, plastic composite backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+AMOLEDAdvantage
AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT LCD
+16 million61 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
vs260 thousand
+390x312 pixels3 times
Higher resolution screen
vs176x176 pixels
+303 PPI56%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs194 PPI
+1.65"29%
Larger screen
vs1.28"
+1400000 apps (App Store)139999 times
More apps available to download and use
vs10 apps
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+250 mAh32%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs190 mAh
+802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) is newer and faster
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
10.5 millimeters (0.41 inches)vs+9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)11%
Thinner
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSAdvantage
It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device

12 Common items in both devices
Capacitive
Multitouch
Not supported
Accelerometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
+5 specs and more in the table below

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

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Physical featuresApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
ModelWatch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Amazfit Bip
Other model namesApple Watch Series 1 Aluminum 42mm A1803, iWatch S1Xiaomi Huami Amazfit Bip A1608, A1608B
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandAppleXiaomi
Release dateSeptember, 2016October, 2017
Depth10.5 millimeters (0.41 inches)9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)36.4 x 42.5 millimeters (1.43 x 1.67 in)34.1 x 39.4 millimeters (1.34 x 1.55 in)
Weight30 grams (1.05 ounces)32 grams (1.12 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaNot supportedInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, plastic composite backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIPX7 certified: water resistant up to 1 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Apple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
Operating systemWatchOS 3.0Proprietary OS
Firmware updateWatchOS 5.0feature not registered
HardwareApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
Chipset32bit - Apple S1P (28nm)32bit - MediaTek MT2523 (55nm)
CPU processor520Mhz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A7208Mhz Single-Core ARM Cortex-M4
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR G6200feature not registered
RAM memory512MB LPDDR1MB SDRAM
Internal storage8GB (5GB available)4MB
Flash (EEPROM)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
Display typeAMOLEDTFT LCD
Screen size1.65" inches1.28" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~55.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~39.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution390x312 pixels176x176 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)303 PPI194 PPI
Colors16 million260 thousand
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Network technologyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedNot supported
Primary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
MessagingSMS, E-mailSMS, E-mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedNot supported
Call controlNot supportedNot supported
CameraApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
Back camera (main camera)Not supportedNot supported
Main camera resolutionNot supportedNot supported
Video recording (primary)Not supportedNot supported
FlashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusNot supportedNot supported
Touch focusNot supportedNot supported
Image stabilizationNot supportedNot supported
ZoomNot supportedNot supported
Face/smile detectionNot supportedNot supported
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedNot supported
2ª cameraApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
Front camera (secondary)Not supportedNot supported
Front camera resolutionNot supportedNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedNot supported
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263feature not registered
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3
ConnectivityApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
USBNot supportedNot supported
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)Not supported
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Web browserNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Heart rate
Pedometer
Accelerometer
Compass
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Other features- Colors: Space gray, Gold, Rose gold, Silver
- Band colors: Brown, White, Black, Blue
- Sport bands
- 450 nits screen
- 3D Touch display
- Siri
- Magnetic charger
- Requires an iPhone 5s/iOS 11 or later
- Colors: Preto, Cinza, Verde, Laranja
- 22mm standard watch band
- 2.5D glass display
- Dock charger included
- Always-on display
- Languages: Chinese, English, Spanish
- Mi Fit app compatible
- Compatible with Android 4.4, iOS 8 and above
Power supplyApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity250 mAh190 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging
Magnetic charging (dock)
Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registered64800 minutes | 1080 hours | 45 days
Radiation rateApple Watch 1 (Aluminum 42mm)Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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