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Xiaomi Amazfit Bip vs Apple Watch 3 (38mm)

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

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Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
1.28"
TFT

176x176

N/A
MP

1MB
RAM

32bit Single

190
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Apple Watch 3 (38mm)
1.5"
AMOLED

340x272

N/A
MP

768MB
RAM

32bit Dual

279
mAh

(Non removable)

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

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!

Amazfit Bip3 Advantages Xiaomi Amazfit BipvsWatch 3 (38mm)19 Advantages Apple Watch 3 (38mm)
+32 grams (1.12 ounces)31%
Lighter
vs42 grams (1.47 ounces)
+9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)20%
Thinner
vs11.4 millimeters (0.45 inches)
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
208Mhz 32bit Single-Corevs+1Ghz 32bit Dual-Core5 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1MB SDRAMvs+768MB LPDDR4767 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4MBvs+16GB (10GB user free)2559 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Stainless steel body, glass front, ceramic backAdvantage
More resistant material
TFT LCDvs+AMOLEDAdvantage
This device has a AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
260 thousandvs+16 million61 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
176x176 pixelsvs+340x272 pixels199%
Higher resolution screen
194 PPIvs+290 PPI49%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
1.28"vs+1.5"17%
Larger screen
10 appsvs+1400000 apps (App Store)139999 times
More apps available to download and use
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
Not supportedvs+Ambient LightAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
190 mAhvs+279 mAh47%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) is newer and faster
4.0 version A2DPvs+4.2 version A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
IP68 certifiedvs+50 meters waterproofAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

12 Common items in both devices
Capacitive
Multitouch
Not supported
Accelerometer
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
+5 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
ModelAmazfit BipWatch 3 (38mm)
Other model namesXiaomi Huami Amazfit Bip A1608, A1608BApple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular (4G LTE) Stainless Steel
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandXiaomiApple
Release dateOctober, 2017September, 2017
Depth9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)11.4 millimeters (0.45 inches)
Size (width x height)34.1 x 39.4 millimeters (1.34 x 1.55 in)33.3 x 38.6 millimeters (1.31 x 1.52 in)
Weight32 grams (1.12 ounces)42 grams (1.47 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontStainless steel body, glass front, ceramic back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min50 meters waterproof
System (OS)Xiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
Operating systemProprietary OSWatchOS 4.0
Firmware updatefeature not registeredWatchOS 5.0
HardwareXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT2523 (55nm)32bit - Apple S3 (28nm)
CPU processor208Mhz Single-Core ARM Cortex-M41Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredPowerVR G6200
RAM memory1MB SDRAM768MB LPDDR4
Internal storage4MB
Flash (EEPROM)
16GB (10GB user free)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
Display typeTFT LCDAMOLED
Screen size1.28" inches1.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~39.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~55.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution176x176 pixels340x272 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)194 PPI290 PPI
Colors260 thousand16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Sapphire Glass
Mobile networksXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot
e-Sim (Eletronic Sim)
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
CallingXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
MessagingSMS, E-mailSMS, E-mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedNot supported
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing
CameraXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (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 cameraXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (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
MultimediaXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsfeature not registeredMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
USBNot supportedNot supported
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFiNot supported802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserNot supportedNot supported
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Other features- 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
- Colors: Silver, Space black
- Sport band or leather bands (Hermès edition)
- 1000 nits screen
- 3D Touch display
- Siri
Power supplyXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Magnetic charging (dock)
Battery capacity190 mAh279 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time autonomy1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standby64800 minutes | 1080 hours | 45 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch 3 (38mm)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.29W/kg (head) | 0.15W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered