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Xiaomi Amazfit Bip vs Apple Watch (Edition 42mm)

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

Xiaomi Amazfit Bip




32bit Single


(Non removable)

15PointsApple Watch (Edition 42mm)Compare Xiaomi Amazfit Bip X
Apple Watch (Edition 42mm)




32bit Single


(Non removable)

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

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!

Amazfit Bip5 Advantages Xiaomi Amazfit BipvsWatch (Edition 42mm)15 Advantages Apple Watch (Edition 42mm)
+32 grams (1.12 ounces)3 times
vs120 grams (4.2 ounces)
+9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)11%
vs10.5 millimeters (0.41 inches)
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSAdvantage
It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
vsNot supported
208Mhz 32bit Single-Corevs+520Mhz 32bit Single-Core189%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1MB SDRAMvs+512MB LPDDR511 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
4MBvs+8GB (6GB available)1535 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Plastic body, glass frontvs+18-karat gold body, glass front, ceramic backAdvantage
More resistant material
AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
260 thousandvs+16 million61 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
176x176 pixelsvs+312x390 pixels3 times
Higher resolution screen
194 PPIvs+324 PPI67%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
Larger screen
10 appsvs+1400000 apps (App Store)139999 times
More apps available to download and use
Not supportedvs+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
190 mAhvs+205 mAh8%
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
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely

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

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Physical featuresXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
ModelAmazfit BipWatch (Edition 42mm)
Other model namesXiaomi Huami Amazfit Bip A1608, A1608BApple Watch 1st gen (2015), Apple Watch A1554 Gold 18 Karat
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
Release dateOctober, 2017April, 2015
Depth9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)10.5 millimeters (0.41 inches)
Size (width x height)34.1 x 39.4 millimeters (1.34 x 1.55 in)35.9 x 42 millimeters (1.41 x 1.65 in)
Weight32 grams (1.12 ounces)120 grams (4.2 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaNot supported
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass front18-karat gold body, glass front, ceramic back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIPX7 certified: water resistant up to 1 meter and 30min
System (OS)Xiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
Operating systemProprietary OSWatchOS 1.0
Firmware updatefeature not registeredWatchOS 4.0
HardwareXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT2523 (55nm)32bit - Apple S1 (28nm)
CPU processor208Mhz Single-Core ARM Cortex-M4520Mhz Single-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredPowerVR SGX543
Internal storage4MB
Flash (EEPROM)
8GB (6GB available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
Screen size1.28" inches1.54" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~39.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~49.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution176x176 pixels312x390 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)194 PPI324 PPI
Colors260 thousand16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Sapphire Glass
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
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
CallingXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
MessagingSMS, E-mailSMS, E-mail
Video callingNot supportedNot supported
Call controlNot supportedNot supported
CameraXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
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 (Edition 42mm)
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 (Edition 42mm)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsfeature not registeredMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
USBNot supportedNot supported
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFiNot supported802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Web browserNot supportedNot supported
Heart rate
Ambient Light sensor
Heart rate
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
- Watch colors: Yellow, Rose
- Watch bands: White, Black, Blue, Pink, Red
- Watch material: 18-karat gold yellow or rose
- Band material: Leather, Plastic
- iOS 8.2 or higher compatible
- Digital Crown
- MagSafe charging
Power supplyXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity190 mAh205 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Magnetic charging (dock)
Talk time autonomy1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day180 minutes | 3 hours | 0.1 day
Standby64800 minutes | 1080 hours | 45 days1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Radiation rateXiaomi Amazfit BipApple Watch (Edition 42mm)
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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