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Apple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm) vs Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)

Side by side comparison between Apple Watch 3 Nike+ vs Apple Watch 3 smartwatches, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Apple Watch 3 XApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)02Points
Apple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)
1.5"
AMOLED

340x272

N/A
MP

768MB
RAM

32bit Dual

279
mAh

(Non removable)

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04PointsApple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)Compare Apple Watch 3 Nike+ X
Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
1.5"
AMOLED

340x272

N/A
MP

768MB
RAM

32bit Dual

279
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better smartwatch? Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)

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Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)2 Advantages Apple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)vsWatch 3 (Edition 38mm)4 Advantages Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
+27 grams (.95 ounces)48%
Lighter
vs40 grams (1.4 ounces)
+11.4 millimeters (0.45 inches)4%
Thinner
vs11.8 millimeters (0.46 inches)
8GB (5GB available)vs+16GB (10GB available)100%
More internal storage for applications and files
Aluminum body, glass front, ceramic backvs+Ceramic body, glass frontAdvantage
More resistant material
Not supportedvs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(Not supported) vs+(4G LTE) 150 MbpsAdvantage
Faster for surfing the internet and download files

28 Common items in both devices
1Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
768MB LPDDR4
AMOLED
16 million
340x272 pixels
290 PPI
1.5"
+21 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
ModelWatch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
Other model namesApple Watch Nike Plus Series 3 A1858 GPS 8GBApple Watch Edition Series 3 GPS + Cellular (4G LTE) Ceramic
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandAppleApple
Release dateSeptember, 2017September, 2017
Depth11.4 millimeters (0.45 inches)11.8 millimeters (0.46 inches)
Size (width x height)33.3 x 38.6 millimeters (1.31 x 1.52 in)34 x 39.2 millimeters (1.34 x 1.54 in)
Weight27 grams (.95 ounces)40 grams (1.4 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaNot supportedInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, ceramic backCeramic body, glass front
Protection against water and others50 meters waterproof50 meters waterproof
System (OS)Apple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
Operating systemWatchOS 4.0WatchOS 4.0
Firmware updateWatchOS 5.0WatchOS 5.0
HardwareApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
Chipset32bit - Apple S3 (28nm)32bit - Apple S3 (28nm)
CPU processor1Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A71Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR G6200PowerVR G6200
RAM memory768MB LPDDR4768MB LPDDR4
Internal storage8GB (5GB available)16GB (10GB available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
Display typeAMOLEDAMOLED
Screen size1.5" inches1.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~55.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~53.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution340x272 pixels340x272 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)290 PPI290 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassSapphire Glass
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot (Single-SIM)
e-SIM (Eletronic)
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered150/50 Mbps
Network technologyfeature not registered2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedA1889 model (Europe,Australia):
UMTS 800/850/900/2100

A1860 model (USA,LATAM,Canada):
UMTS 800/850/1700/1900

A1890 model (China):
UMTS 2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4

A1889 model (Europe,Australia):
LTE (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,18,19,20,26)

A1860 model (USA,LATAM,Canada):
LTE (Bands 2,4,5,12,13,17,18,19,25,26)
TD-LTE (Bands 41)

A1890 model (China):
LTE (Bands 1,3)
TD-LTE (Bands 39,40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
MessagingSMS, E-mailSMS, E-mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedNot supported
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing
CameraApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
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 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
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 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
USBNot supportedNot supported
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Other features- Colors: Silver, Space Gray
- Sport Band or Nike Sport Band
- 1000 nits screen
- 3D Touch display
- Siri
- Colors: White, Gray
- Sport bands
- 1000 nits screen
- 3D Touch display
- Siri
Power supplyApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity279 mAh279 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging
Magnetic charging (dock)
Standard charging
Magnetic charging (dock)
Talk time autonomy1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateApple Watch 3 Nike+ (38mm)Apple Watch 3 (Edition 38mm)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.17W/kg (head) | 0.03W/kg (body)0.29W/kg (head) | 0.15W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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