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Specs comparison: Samsung Gear S3 classic vs. Gear S3 frontier

Samsung announced two new smartwatches today, the Gear S3 classic and the Gear S3 frontier. Both smartwatches offer better performance and newer features over their predecessors. However, you must be wondering as to what differences these smartwatches have between them apart from their looks.

The Gear S3 classic weighs lighter than the Gear S3 frontier as it lacks LTE connectivity. Have a look at the specifications comparison table below to know more difference between the Gear S3 classic and the Gear S3 frontier. Both smartwatches would cost €399 in Europe, with the company waiting to announce their prices for the US.

Gear S3 frontierGear S3 classic
Display1.3-inch circular Super AMOLED, 360×360 pixels (278ppi), Full Color Always On Display, Corning Gorilla Glass SR+1.3-inch circular Super AMOLED, 360×360 pixels (278ppi), Full Color Always On Display, Corning Gorilla Glass SR+
Rotatable BezelYesYes
Processor1GHz dual-core1GHz dual-core
RAM & Storage768MB RAM, 4GB internal storage768MB RAM, 4GB internal storage
SoftwareTizen Based Wearable Platform 2.3.2Tizen Based Wearable Platform 2.3.2
Size46 x 49 x 12.9mm, 62g46 x 49 x 12.9mm, 57g
Strap22mm22mm
Connectivity3G/LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi b/g/n, NFC, MST, and A-GPS (with GLONASS)Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi b/g/n, NFC, MST, and GPS (with GLONASS)
Voice CallsYes, inbuilt speakerphoneNo, inbuilt speakerphone
SensorsAccelerometer, Ambient Light, Barometer, Gyro, and Heart Rate MonitorAccelerometer, Ambient Light, Barometer, Gyro, and Heart Rate Monitor
Battery380mAh, Wireless charging (WPC Inductive)380mAh, Wireless charging (WPC Inductive)
DurabilityIP68-certified for water & dust resistanceIP68-certified for water & dust resistance

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Queen Neshia
Queen Neshia

This article is labeled all wrong. The classic is the one with LTE and speakerphone. Hence why it costs more than the Frontier! Someone re type this article!!