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The Amazfit Stratos 3 is latest addition to the Stratos series, it does spot similar appearance as its predecessors; the Stratos and Stratos 2, but however is a more comprehensive fitness smartwatch with 8 FirstBeat algorithms featured, a slight longer battery life that lets you go longer and a more beautiful full moon reflective LCD display. We compare the Amazfit Stratos vs Stratos 2 vs Stratos 3 specs and features, so you know the differences.

Amazfit Stratos vs Stratos 2 vs Stratos 3 Specs Compared

 Amazfit Stratos Amazfit Stratos 2 Amazfit Stratos 3
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EDITOR'S RATING

Design:
4.3 out of 5 stars (4.3 / 5)
Battery:
3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)
Features:
3.8 out of 5 stars (3.8 / 5)
Price:
3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Average:
3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)
Design:
4.4 out of 5 stars (4.4 / 5)
Battery:
3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)
Features:
3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)
Price:
3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Average:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Design:
4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Battery:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4.4 out of 5 stars (4.4 / 5)
Features:
3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)
Price:
3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Average:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)

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ABOUT DEVICE

Device nameAmazfit StratosAmazfit Stratos 2Amazfit Stratos 3
Device typeClassic/Fitness smartwatchClassic/Fitness smartwatchClassic/Fitness smartwatch
PredessesorAmazfit PaceAmazfit StratosAmazfit Stratos 2
Successor------
Released dateApril, 2018April, 2018September, 2019
Ideal forMenMenMen

DISPLAY

Display typeTransflective LCDTransflective LCDFull moon reflective LCD
Display size1.34 inches1.34 inches1.34 inches
Screen resolution320 x 300 pixels320 x 320 pixels320 x 320 pixels
Density------
Input typeTouchscreen,
3 physical buttons
Touchscreen,
3 physical buttons
Touchscreen,
4 physical buttons
Always-onYesYesYes

BODY

ShapeCircularCircularCircular
Dimension45.72 x 45.72 x 12.7mm45.72 x 45.72 x 12.7 mm45.72 x 45.72 x 12.5 mm
Weight70 grams53.7g--
Casing materialGlass fiber reinforced polycarbonateGlass fiber reinforced polycarbonateGlass fiber reinforced polycarbonate
Strap/band materialSiliconeSiliconeSilicone
Bezel MaterialCeramicsCeramicsCeramics
Band size22 mm22 mm22 mm
Screen protectionCorning Gorilla glass 3Sapphire Crystal glassCorning Gorilla glass 3
Water resistantYes, 5ATMYes, 5ATMYes, 5ATM
Swim-proofYes, recommended Yes, recommended Yes, recommended
Color(s)BlackBlackBlack

MEMORY

RAM512MB512MB512MB
Internal storage4GB4GB4GB
Memory card slotNoNoNo

CONNECTIVITY

BluetoothBluetooth smart v4.2 LEBluetooth smart v4.2Bluetooth smart v5.0
Wi-FiYesYesYes
NFCNoYesYes
GPSYes, GPS/GLONASSYes, GPS/GLONASS/GALILEO/BEIDOUYes, GPS/GLONASS/GALILEO/BEIDOU

CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY

TechnologyNoNoNo
SIM slotNoNoNo
Band------

NOTIFICATIONS

Email alertYesYesYes
SMS alertYesYesYes
Calls alertYesYesYes
Event reminderYesYesYes
Weather forecastYesYesYes
Facebook notificationYesYesYes

FITNESS TRACKING

Sleep trackingYesYesYes
Heart rate monitoringYesYesYes
Distance coveredYesYesYes
Steps climbedYesYesYes
CaloriesYesYesYes

MEDIA

Audiomp3/mp4mp3/mp4mp3/mp4
Bluetooth musicYesYesYes
RadioNoNoNo
LoudspeakerNoNoNo
MicrophoneNoNoNo
CameraNoNoNo

SENSORS

AltimeterNoNoNo
Accelerometer YesYesYes
Magnetometer YesYesYes
Heart rate monitor (HRM)YesYesYes
BarometerYesYesYes
Gyroscope YesYesYes
Ambient lightYesYesYes
Other sensors------

PLATFORM

Operating system (OS)Proprietary OS Proprietary OS Proprietary OS
Chipset------
CPU1.2GHz Dual core processor1.2GHz Dual core processor1.2GHz Dual core processor
GPU------

BATTERY

Type of batteryNon-removable Li-polymer batteryNon-removable Li-polymer batteryNon-removable Li-polymer battery
Battery capacity 290mAh290mAh300mAh
Battery lifeStandby: 10 days+ , Mixed usage: 5 daysStandby: 10 days+ , Mixed usage: 5 daysStandby: 15 days+ , Mixed usage: 7 days
Ultramode: 14 days
ChargingMagnetic cradle charging dockMagnetic cradle charging dockMagnetic cradle charging dock
Charging timeAbout 1-2 hoursAbout 1-2 hoursAbout 1-2 hours

MISC

Payment systemNoneYes, (China only)Yes, (China only)
Compatibility Android 4.4+
iOS 8.0+
Android 4.4+
iOS 9.0+
Android 5.0+
iOS 10.0+
Companion appAmazfit watch appAmazfit watch appAmazfit watch app
Customizable watch faceYesYesYes
Interchangeable band YesYes, 22mmYes, 22mm
Voice commandNoNoNo

BOX CONTENTS

Amazfit StratosAmazfit Stratos 2Amazfit Stratos 3
StrapStrapStrap
Magnetic cradle charging dockMagnetic cradle charging dockMagnetic cradle charging dock
Quick starter guildQuick starter guildQuick starter guild

PRICE

About $180About $200About $230
NOTE: We can’t guarantee that information on this table is 100% correct Read full disclaimer

What’s the Difference?

Amazfit Stratos vs Stratos 2 vs Stratos 3 Features Compared

  1. Amazfit Stratos vs Stratos 2 vs Stratos 3: Design

  2. Nothing has really changed much in the design with the release of the Stratos 3, its still same stylish and classy appearance of a true premium smartwatch. Although, the Stratos 3 features 4 physical buttons compared to the other two with 3 each.

    Moreover, the JDI manufactured full moon reflective LCD display of the Stratos 3 leaves it with a more pleasing and easy to read display outdoors compared to the transflective LCD of the other two (also easy to read outdoors).

  3. Amazfit Stratos vs Stratos 2 vs Stratos 3: Fitness Tracking

  4. Each of these three is fitness-focused and well equipped with all standard sensor onboard to track your active life. Any of these three is able to track your VO2 Max., calories, sleep, steps, distance, and inbuilt GPS enables outdoor activity tracking for routes, location and real-time pace.

    But the Stratos 3 is a more comprehensive activity tracker than the other two. It features 19 preloaded sport modes compared to 16 on the other two and features 8 FirstBeat algorithmscompared to 4 each on the other two.

  5. Amazfit Stratos vs Stratos 2 vs Stratos 3: Battery Life

Battery life has also been improved with the release of the Stratos 3 as it has a slight longer battery life than its predecessors. The Stratos 3 tested to last 7 days on regular use will keep you going much longer than the Stratos and Stratos 2 with 5 days battery life on avaerage.

Amazfit Stratos vs Stratos 2 vs Stratos 3:So Which is Better?

No doubt, all three watches are outstanding with remarkable design and comprehensive fitness trackers with impressive long battery life. But the Stratos 3 with a better display, more fitness tracking features and longer battery life is clearly a better choice.

Although a bit more expensive, the Stratos 3 gives the best value for money which makes it a great bargain.

Our Pick

The Amazfit Stratos 3 has a sophisticated design, it’s a more comprehensive fitness tracker and has a longer battery life. It’s our preferred choice.

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