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Compare Amazfit GTR vs Honor Watch Magic vs Huawei Watch GT

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Xiaomi/Huami have announced the Amazfit GTR last week in China which consists of the bigger 47mm and smaller 42mm model. These two share same classic appearance with the Honor watch magic and Watch GT, as well other similar attributes, and we’re forced to say, this looks like a direct target at the later two from Huawei. We feature in this comparison, the Amazfit GTR vs Honor Watch Magic vs Huawei Watch GT – Which is better? Let’s find out.

Amazfit GTR vs Honor Watch Magic vs Huawei Watch GT – Specifications

 Amazfit GTR (47mm)Honor Watch MagicHuawei Watch GT (46mm)
amazfit gtrhonor watch magichuawei watch gt active

EDITOR'S RATING

Design:
4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)
Battery:
4.7 out of 5 stars (4.7 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Features:
3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Price:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Average:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)
Design:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)
Battery:
4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)
Features:
3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Price:
3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)
Average:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Design:
4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Battery:
4.4 out of 5 stars (4.4 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4.3 out of 5 stars (4.3 / 5)
Features:
3.4 out of 5 stars (3.4 / 5)
Price:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Average:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)

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ABOUT DEVICE

Device nameAmazfit GTR (47mm)Honor Watch MagicHuawei Watch GT Active (46mm)
Device typeSport/Fitness smartwatchClassic/Fitness smartwatchClassic/Fitness smartwatch
Predessesor------
Successor--Honor Watch Magic 2 Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm)
Released dateJuly, 2019November, 2018March, 2019
Ideal forUnisexUnisexMen

DISPLAY

Display typeAMOLEDAMOLED
Full color
AMOLED
Full color
Display size1.39 inches (47mm)1.2 inch1.39 inch
Display resolution454 x 454 pixels (47mm)390 x 390 pixels454 x 454 pixels
Pixel density326 ppi326 ppi326 ppi
Input typeTouchscreen plus 2 buttonTouchscreen,
2 physical buttons
Touchscreen,
2 physical buttons
Always-onYesYesYes

BODY

ShapeCircularCircularCircular
Dimension47.2 x 47.2 x 10.75 mm42.8 x 42.8 x 9.8 mm46.5 x 46.5 x 10.6 mm
Weight36 grams (Aluminum)
40 grams (Titanium)
48 grams (Stainless steel)
32.2 grams46 grams (excluding straps)
Casing materialAluminum
Stainless steel
Titanium
Stainless steel/thermoplasticStainless steel/thermoplastic
Strap/band materialLeather
(Stainless steel/Aluminum)
Fluoro rubber
(Titanium)
LeatherFluoroelastomer, leather or silicone
Bezel MaterialStainless steel
Aluminum
Titanium
CeramicsCeramics
Strap size22 mm20mm22mm
Screen protectionCorning Gorilla glass 3Corning Gorilla glassCorning Gorilla glass
Water resistant/ProtectionYes, 5ATMYes, 5ATMYes, 5ATM
Swim-proofYes, recommendedYes, recommendedYes, recommended
Color(s)Black
Gray
Black, brownDark green
Orange
Brown
Black

MEMORY

RAM16MB16MB16MB
Internal storage64MB128MB128MB
Memory card slotNoNoNo

CONNECTIVITY

BluetoothBluetooth v5.0Bluetooth v4.2 LEBluetooth smart v4.2 LE
Bluetooth callingNoNoNo
Wi-FiNoNoNo
NFC__NoYes(China only)
GPSYes, GPS/GLONASSGPS/GLONASS/GalileoGPS/GLONASS/Galileo

CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY

TechnologyNoneNoNo
SIMNoneNoNo
BandNoNoNo

NOTIFICATIONS

Email alertYesYesYes
SMS alertYesYesYes
Calls alertYesYesYes
Event reminderYesYesYes
WeatherYesYesYes
Third-party appsYesYesYes

FITNESS TRACKING

Sleep apneaNoNoNo
Sleep trackingYesYesYes
StepsYesYesYes
Floors climbedNoYesYes
Heart rate monitoringYesYesYes
CaloriesYesYesYes
DistanceYesYesYes
StressNoYesYes
VO2 Max.NoYesYes
Blood oxygenNoNoNo
Blood pressureNoNoNo
Menstrual cycle trackingNoNoNo
Swim trackingYesYesYes
Under-water heart rate trackingNoNoNo
Preloaded mapsNoNoNo
On-screen workout modesNoNoNo
Triathlon modeNoYesYes
ECG TrackingNoNoNo
Preloaded sport modesYes,12YesYes
Safety trackingNoNoNo

MEDIA

AudioNoNoNo
Music streamingNoNoNo
Bluetooth musicNoNoNo
RadioNoNoNo
LoudspeakerNoNoNo
MicrophoneNoNoNo
CameraNoNoNo

SENSORS

AccelerometerYesYesYes
Barometer/AltimeterNoYesYes
Heart rate monitor (HRM)YesYesYes
CompassYes----
Gyroscope NoYesYes
Ambient lightYesYesYes
Pulse Ox.NoNoNo
ECGNoNoNo
ThermometerNoNoNo
Other sensors------

PLATFORM

Operating system (OS)Proprietary OSHuawei Lite OSHuawei Lite OS
Chipset------
CPU----Quad-core 1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A7
GPU----Adreno 304

BATTERY

Type of batteryNon-removable Li-polymer batteryNon-removable Li-polymer batteryNon-removable Li-polymer battery
Battery capacity 410mAh178mAh420mAh
Battery lifeStandby: 70 days+
Mixed usage: 20 days+
GPS continuous use: 40 hours
Standby :10 days+,
Mixed usage: 7 days
Standby :20 days+,
Mixed usage: 14 days
Charging typeMagnetic charging cradleCharging dockCharging dock
Charging timeAbout 1-2 hoursAbout 1-2 hoursAbout 1-2 hours
Battery saver modeNoYesYes
Solar powerNoNoNo
Rapid charging_NoNo

CLOCK FEATURES

Time/DateYesYesYes
StopwatchYesYesYes
AlarmYesYesYes

OTHER FUNCTIONS

Control cameraYesNoNo
Music controlYesYesYes
Find phoneYesYesYes
Text responseNoNoNo

MISC

Payment system__NoYes (China)
Compatibility Android 5.0+
iOS 10.0+
Android 4.4+ and iOS 9.0+Android 4.4+ and iOS 9.0+
Companion appAmazfit watch appHuawei Health appHuawei Wear app
Customizable watch faceYesYesYes
Interchangeable band Yes, 22mmYes, 20mmYes, 22mm
Voice commandNoNoNo

BOX CONTENTS

Amazfit GTR (47mm)Honor Watch MagicHuawei Watch GT Active (46mm)
StrapsStrapsStraps
Charging cradle and USB cableWireless chargerWireless charger
Quick start guideQuick start guideQuick start guide
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Amazfit GTR vs Honor Watch Magic vs Huawei Watch GT Features Compared

What’s the Difference?

  • Design

  • The Amazfit GTR joins the Watch Magic and Watch GT in being fitness focused smartwatches with the classic appearance of a traditional watch. So, all three watches are perfect fits for the gym and as well for official outings. A great deal for the Swiss purists.

    However, the 42mm Amazfit GTR is a sleeker device than both the Watch Magic and Watch GT. At 9.2mm thick, the 42mm is the sleekest, and also has the least weight at 25.5 grams. Although these three are some of the lightest smartwatches you’ll find on the market.

    The 47mm Amazfit GTR is available in titanium version – a more durable material used for premium smartwatches.

  • Fitness Tracking

  • These three are fitness focused smartwatches, each is able to track your daily activities like steps, distance, calories and more. Similarly, each of the three is equipped with a heart rate sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, barometer, and inbuilt multi GPS satellite system that makes these three great choices for tracking your outdoor activities.

    However, while the Amazfit GTR offers 12 sport modes to choose from, the Watch GT and Watch magic are more holistic choices for a comprehensive activity tracking that subtly makes these two great choices for pro athletes.

    The Huawei Watch GT features a triathlon mode that includes swimming, cycling and running, and even tracks the whole activities including the activity transitions, while not forgetting the HUAWEI TruSleep 2.0 that identifies common sleep related issues and provides more than 200 potential suggestions to help you sleep better.

  • Battery Life

Each of the three smartwatches in this comparison has a very impressive long battery life that lets you go days on a single charge. So, it’s safe to say that these are some of the best choices for tracking extreme workouts, and a great deal for hikers.

However, the GTR is outstanding with its yet to be confirmed long battery life that beats that of the Watch GT and Watch Magic.

On mixed usage, while the Watch GT last just about 2 weeks, and the Watch Magic about a week, the GTR will keep you going for up to 4 weeks or more. That’s monstrous and very remarkable – a great deal for tracking long hours of activities.

Which Should You Buy?

Each of these three being fitness-focused is a great choice for keeping a tab on your active life, and going by the designs, it’s clear that the three smartwatches in this comparison have all got a nice design that’s both stylish and elegant.

However, the Watch GT is a more holistic and comprehensive fitness tracker than both the Watch Magic and Amazfit GTR which makes it the best choice for pro athletes and fitness enthusiasts alike.

While the cheaper Amazfit GTR with the longest battery life and featuring more durable materials in the case of the Titanium version is the best choice for tracking long hours of activities. A great companion for your holidays.

Here’s how they stack up;

HUAWEI WATCH GT A more comprehensive fitness tracker with a decent long battery life.
AMAZFIT GTR A cheaper smartwatch with an outstanding design, and has the longest battery life.
HONOR WATCH MAGIC A cheaper alternative with an impressive long battery life, and also a great choice for fitness tracking.

Our Pick

The classy and elegant Huawei Watch GT is a comprehensive fitness tracker with a decent battery life that lets you go days on a single charge, it’s our preferred choice.

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