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Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm vs Apple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G

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

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Compare Apple Watch 3 Aluminum X02Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm
Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm
1.65"
AMOLED

390x312

N/A
MP

768MB
RAM

32bit Dual

352
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Apple Watch 3 Nike+ X03Apple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Apple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
1.65"
AMOLED

390x312

N/A
MP

768MB
RAM

32bit Dual

352
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best smartwatch? The PhoneMore's choice is Apple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G

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!


02 Advantages Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm
Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmvsWatch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
 9%9%
+Lighter
32 grams (1.12 ounces)vs35 grams (1.23 ounces)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum body, front glass, ceramic backvsAluminum body, front glass, plastic composite back

03 Advantages Apple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4GvsWatch 3 Nike+ 42mm
 100%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (10GB user available)vs8GB (5GB user available)
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)

27 Common items in both devices
1Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
768MB LPDDR4
11.4 millimeters (0.45 inches)
AMOLED
16 million
390x312 pixels
303 PPI
1.65"
Capacitive
Multitouch
Not supported
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
352 mAh
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Vibrating alert
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
4.2 version A2DP
NFC
Scratch-resistant glass
50 meters waterproof
+ COMMON ITEMS

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

Model and physical featuresApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
ModelWatch 3 Nike+ 42mmWatch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Also known asApple Watch Nike Plus Series 3 A1859 GPS 8GBApple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular (4G LTE), Apple Watch S3
Country or region availableVarious (International)Various (International)
BrandAppleApple
Release dateSeptember, 2017September, 2017
Depth11.4 millimeters (0.45 inches)11.4 millimeters (0.45 inches)
Size (width x height)36.4 x 42.5 millimeters (1.43 x 1.67 in)36.4 x 42.5 millimeters (1.43 x 1.67 in)
Weight32 grams (1.12 ounces)35 grams (1.23 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaNot supportedInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glass, ceramic backAluminum body, front glass, plastic composite back
Protection against water and others50 meters waterproof50 meters waterproof
Operating system (OS)Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Operating systemWatchOS 4.0WatchOS 4.0
Firmware updateWatchOS 5.0WatchOS 5.0
HardwareApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Architecture - 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 user available)16GB (10GB user available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Display typeAMOLEDAMOLED
Screen size1.65" inches1.65" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~55.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~55.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution390x312 pixels390x312 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)303 PPI303 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and dataApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot
e-Sim (Eletronic Sim)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedA1891 model (Europe,Australia):
UMTS 800/850/900/2100

A1861 model (USA,LATAM,Canada):
UMTS 800/850/1700/1900

A1892 model (China):
UMTS 2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4

A1891 model (Europe,Australia):
LTE (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,18,19,20,26)

A1861 model (USA,LATAM,Canada):
LTE (Bands 2,4,5,12,13,17,18,19,25,26)
TD-LTE (Bands 41)

A1892 model (China):
LTE (Bands 1,3)
TD-LTE (Bands 39,40,41)
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
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
MessagingSMS, E-mailSMS, E-mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedNot supported
Call controlNot supportedNot supported
Primary / back cameraApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Main cameraNot 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
Front / secondary cameraApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Front cameraNot 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+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
USBNot supportedNot supported
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.2 version 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+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserNot supportedNot supported
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
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: Silver, Gold, Space Gray
- Sport Band or Nike Sport Band
- 1000 nits screen
- 3D Touch display
- Siri
Power supply and autonomyApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Magnetic charging (dock)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Magnetic charging (dock)
Battery capacity352 mAh352 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mmApple Watch 3 Aluminum 42mm 4G
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.11 W/Kg (head) | 0.02 W/Kg (body)0.52 W/Kg (head) | 0.34 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered