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Otium Gear vs Asus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)

Side by side comparison between Otium Gear vs Asus Zenwatch 2 smartwatches, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Otium Gear
1.5"
TFT

240x240

1.3
MP

128MB
RAM

32bit Single

380
mAh

(Removable)

vs
18PointsAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)Compare Otium Gear X
Asus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
1.63"
AMOLED

320x320

N/A
MP

512MB
RAM

32bit Quad

380
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better smartwatch? Asus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Gear10 Advantages Otium GearvsZenwatch 2 (WI501Q)18 Advantages Asus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
+Until 8GB microSD, microSDHCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+50 grams (1.75 ounces)40%
Lighter
vs70 grams (2.45 ounces)
+(back) 1.3MPAdvantage
With a camera you can take pictures anywhere
vsNot supported
+HVGA (480x320)Advantage
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsNot supported
+2G EDGEAdvantage
The 2G EDGE network is newer and faster
vsNot supported
+(2G EDGE) 0.236 MbpsAdvantage
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(Not supported)
+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
+Vibrating alertAdvantage
The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
vsNot supported
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+Mini-USB 1.1 (Mini-B)Advantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsNot supported
533Mhz 32bit Single-Corevs+1.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core2 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
128MBvs+512MB LPDDR3 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
64MBvs+4GB (1.5GB available)23 times
More internal storage for applications and files
11.7 millimeters (0.46 inches)vs+10.9 millimeters (0.43 inches)7%
Thinner
Aluminum body, glass front, plastic backvs+Stainless steel and plastic body, glass frontAdvantage
More resistant material
TFT LCDvs+AMOLEDAdvantage
AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
260 thousandvs+16 million61 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
240x240 pixelsvs+320x320 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
226 PPIvs+278 PPI23%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
1.5"vs+1.63"9%
Larger screen
10 appsvs+1350000 apps (Google Play Store)134999 times
More apps available to download and use
Singlevs+MultitouchAdvantage
Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same time.
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz) is newer and faster
3.0 + A2DPvs+4.1 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 + A2DP is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 3Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP67 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

6 Common items in both devices
Capacitive
Not supported
Accelerometer
Pedometer
380 mAh
Speakerphone
+ specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
ModelGearZenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
Other model namesOtium Gear smartwatch, Otium Gear US-008Asus Zenwatch 2 WI501Q (49mm), M6E69S, M6E69X, MEC23U, MWD59
Country or region availableChina
China
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandOtiumAsus
Release dateNovember, 2014September, 2015
Depth11.7 millimeters (0.46 inches)10.9 millimeters (0.43 inches)
Size (width x height)39.88 x 43.43 millimeters (1.57 x 1.71 in)40.7 x 49.6 millimeters (1.6 x 1.95 in)
Weight50 grams (1.75 ounces)70 grams (2.45 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaNot supported
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, plastic backStainless steel and plastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30min
System (OS)Otium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
Operating systemProprietary OSAndroid Wear 1.3 (5.1.1 Lollipop)
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid Wear 2.1 (8.0 Oreo)
HardwareOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT6260A32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 (28nm)
CPU processor533Mhz Single-Core ARM7EJ-S1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredQualcomm Adreno 305
RAM memory128MB512MB LPDDR
Internal storage64MB4GB (1.5GB available)
eMMC 4.5
External storageUntil 8GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
Display typeTFT LCDAMOLED
Screen size1.5" inches1.63" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~41.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~42.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution240x240 pixels320x320 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Single touch 1-pointCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)226 PPI278 PPI
Colors260 thousand16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Not supported
Maximum download/upload0.236 Mbpsfeature not registered
Network technology2Gfeature not registered
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
MessagingSMS, E-mailSMS, MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedNot supported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
Back camera (main camera)1.3 megapixelsNot supported
Main camera resolution1280x1024 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (primary)HVGA (480x320) 10 fpsNot 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
ZoomOnly digital zoomNot supported
Face/smile detectionNot supportedNot supported
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedNot supported
2ª cameraOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
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
MultimediaOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, OGG, eAAC+
ConnectivityOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
USBMini-USB 1.1 (Mini-B)Not supported
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth3.0 + A2DP4.1 + A2DP
WiFiNot supported802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSNot supportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedNot supported
RingtonesPolyphonicfeature not registered
Web browserNot supportedHTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Pedometer
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Pedometer
Other features- Watch colors: Silver
- Watch strap colors: Black, White, Orange
- Screen Protector
- Android compatibility
- Colors: Gunmetal, Silver, Rose gold
- Compatible with standard 22mm straps
- Bands options: Rubber, Leather and Metal
- 2.5D glass screen
Power supplyOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity380 mAh380 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy4200 minutes | 70 hours | 2.9 daysfeature not registered
Standby4800 minutes | 80 hours | 3.3 days2880 minutes | 48 hours | 2 days
Radiation rateOtium GearAsus Zenwatch 2 (WI501Q)
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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