It’s the battle of the sexiest in the smartwatch industry and today its Fossil vs Misfit Vapor, two renowned fashion bigwigs deepening their trade in the industry. So we are comparing Fossil Gen 4 Q Venture vs Misfit Vapor 2 two of most recent smartwatches from the fashion brands. Head to head we comparing to find which will be the best choice for you.
Fossil Gen 4 Q Venture vs Misfit Vapor 2 Compared
|Fossil Gen 4 Q Venture||Misfit Vapor 2|
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|Device name||Fossil Gen 4 Q Venture||Misfit Vapor 2|
|Device type||Classic smartwatch||Classic smartwatch|
|Predessesor||Fossil Gen 3 Q Venture||Misfit Vapor|
|Released date||August, 2018||October, 2018|
|Ideal for||Women||Women (will look good too on men.)|
|Display size||1.2 inches||1.2inch (41mm)
|Screen resolution||454 x 454 pixel||454 x 454 pixel (46mm)
390 x 390 pixel (42mm)
|Input type||Touchscreen plus 3 physical buttons||Touchscreen and a digital crown button|
|Dimension||40 x 40 x 13 mm||46mm x 11mm (46mm case)
41mm x 11.2mm (41mm case)
|Casing material||Stainless steel||Stainless steel|
|Strap/band material||Leather and silicone straps available||Silicone|
|Band size||18 mm||20 mm|
|Water resistant||Yes, IP67, 3ATM||3ATM|
|Color(s)||Black and variety of colors||Black, rose|
|Internal storage||4 GB||4 GB|
|Memory card slot||--||--|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth smart v4.1 LE||Bluetooth smart v4.1 LE|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n||Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|Heart rate monitoring||Yes||Yes|
|Heart rate monitor (HRM)||Yes||Yes|
|Operating system (OS)||Android wear by Google||Wear OS 2.1|
|CPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100||Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100|
|Type of battery||Non-removable Li-ion||Non-removable Li-ion|
|Battery capacity||--||300mAh (41mm)
|Battery life||Standby :1 day + , Mixed usage: ~1 day||Standby :2days+ , Mixed usage: 24 hours|
|Charging||Inductive charging magnet||Magnetic cradle charging dock|
|Charging time||About 2-3 hours||About 1 - 2 hours|
|Payment system||Google Pay||Google Pay|
|Compatibility||Android 4.4 (excluding Go edition) or later.|
iOS 9.3 or later.
|Android and iPhone|
|Companion app||Fossil Q app||--|
|Customizable watch face||Yes||Yes|
|Interchangeable band||Yes, 18mm||Yes,20mm|
|Fossil Gen 4 Q Venture||Misfit vapour 2 smartwatch|
|Inductive charging magnet||USB magnetic charging cradle dock|
|Quick starter guild||Quick starter guild|
What are The Differences?
Design is the differentiating factor between this two. Fossil Q Venture has a classy design while Misfit vapor has a sporty design which still qualifies as a classic smartwatch. They are both made of durable materials, stainless steel in this case. Misfit vapor 2 comes in two Variants, a 46mm and 41mm versions respectively. It’s worthy to note that both the smaller and bigger vapor 2 are more slimmer than Fossil Q venture. Vapor 2 measures 11mm and 11.2mm in thickness while Q Venture measures 13mm in thickness. So the Vapor 2 is more slime and sleeker. There is no much difference between these two smartwatches beside their appearance. They have almost same features in terms storage, sensors, picture quality and Operating system.
Based on real users reviews, the Misfit vapor 2 has a slight longer battery life than Fossil Gen 4 Q Venture.
Which Should You Buy
The best choice will depend on your preferences. Both Fossil Q Venture and Vapor 2 are great choices, but exclusively Fossil Q Venture has a more classic appearance. So if you are after something classy to wear, then the GEN 4 Q Venture will be the better choice, but if you want a smartwatch with a sporty design, then Misfit Vapor 2 will be the best choice. Needless to say, Misfit Vapor 2 will also serve great as a classic watch.
Its entirely up to you to choose based on their appearance because no doubt this two smartwatches are great choices and the both have almost same features except the appearance and battery life of which Misfit Vapor 2 holds the advantage.
It’s a tough choice to make between these two smartwatches since they are both great choices. We will go for Fossil GEN 4 Q Venture, its more classy and certainly adds more glamour to your personality.