The month of October has witness lots of new high-tech smartwatches released into the market. So today we setup a squabble amongst three of the latest smartwatches, the new Huawei watch GT vs Ticwatch C2 vs Misfit vapor 2 compared head-to-head. Which is the best to buy?
Huawei Watch GT vs Ticwatch C2 vs Misfit Vapor 2 Compared
|Huawei Watch GT||Ticwatch C2||Misfit Vapor 2|
WHERE TO BUY
|Device name||Huawei Watch GT||Ticwatch C2||Misfit Vapor 2|
|Device type||Classic/Fitness smartwatch||Classic/Sporty smartwatch||Classic smartwatch|
|Predessesor||--||Ticwatch 2||Misfit Vapor|
|Released date||October, 2018||December, 2018||October, 2018|
|Ideal for||Men (also a great choice for women)||Men and women||Women (will look good too on men.)|
|Display size||1.39 inches||1.3 inches||1.2inch (41mm)|
|Screen resolution||454 x454 pixel||360 x 360 pixel||--|
|Input type||Touchscreen plus 2 physical crown-like buttons||Touchscreen plus Tickle strip button||Touchscreen and a digital crown button|
|Dimension||46.5 mm x 46.5 mm x 10.6 mm||42.83 x 42.83 x 13.10 mm (20mm)|
42.83 x 42.83 x 12.80 mm (18mm)
|46mm x 11mm (46mm case)|
41mm x 11.2mm (41mm case)
|Casing material||Thermoplastic/stainless steel||Stainless steel||Stainless steel|
|Strap/band material||Leather, silicone strap also available||Genuine interchangeable |
Genuine interchangeable leather 18mm
|Band size||20 mm||20 mm and 18 mm||20 mm|
|Screen protection||Corning Gorilla glass||Sapphire glass||--|
|Water resistant||Yes, 5ATM||Yes, IP68||Yes, 3 ATM|
|Swim-proof||Yes, recommended||Not recommended||Yes, recommended|
|Color(s)||Black, green and Grey||Black and platinum 20mm|
|Internal storage||128MB||4 GB||4 GB|
|Memory card slot||--||--||--|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth smart v4.2 LE||Bluetooth smart v4.1 LE||Yes, Bluetooth smart|
|Wi-Fi||No||Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n||Yes|
|GPS||Yes, A-GPS/GLONASS/Galileo||Yes, GPS/GLONASS||Yes, A-GPS/GLONASS/Galileo|
|Heart rate monitoring||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Heart rate monitor (HRM)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Operating system (OS)||Huawei lite OS||Wear OS 2.0 by Google||Wear OS 2.1 by Google|
|Chipset||Quad-core 1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A7||--||--|
|CPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100||Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100||Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100|
|Type of battery||Non-removable Li-ion battery||Non-removable Li-ion battery||--|
|Battery capacity||420mAh||400mAh||300mAh (41mm)|
|Battery life||Standby :25 days + , Mixed usage: 5 days+||Standby :3 days + , Mixed usage: 1 - 2 days||Standby : 3 days+ , Mixed usage: 24 hours|
|Charging||USB charging cradle||Inductive charging magnet||Magnetic cradle charging dock|
|Charging time||About 1-2 hours||About 1-2 hours||About 1 hour+|
|Payment system||Non available||Yes||Yes|
|Compatibility||Android 4.4 or later.|
iOS 9.0 or later.
|Android 4.4 or later.|
iOS 9.3 or later.
|Android and iPhone|
|Companion app||Huawei app||Mobvoi app||--|
|Customizable watch face||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Huawei Watch GT||Ticwatch C2||Misfit vapour 2 smartwatch|
|Charging cradle and USB cable||Magnetic charging dock||USB magnetic charging cradle cable|
|Quick starter guild||Quick starter guild||Quick starter guild|
What are The Differences?
- Water Resistance
- Operating system
The main difference amongst this three smartwatches will be the aesthetics , that’s the appearance. The C2 has the smallest screen size at 1.3 inch while both Huawei watch GT and Misfit vapor 2 have a larger screen size. Although Misfit vapor 2 two comes in two sizes, 41mm and 46mm. Beside this, the Huawei watch GT is the slimmest amongst the three. Its only 10.6mm thick compared to 11mm and 13.1mm thickness of Misfit vapor 2 and C2 respectively.
The Huawei GT has the most outstanding design, it comes with a bezel as well two additional digital crown buttons which allows for easier navigation of the interface while Misfit vapor 2 and Ticwatch C2 have one button each.
Both Ticwatch C2 and Misfit vapor 2 beats Huawei watch GT as far as connectivity is concerned. There is no NFC chip and Wi-Fi connection in watch GT, however ticwatch C2 and Misfit vapor 2 both have NFC which supports Google pay contactless payment system as well Wi-Fi.
Another differentiating factor amongst this three smartwatches is the water resistance capabilities. Again Huawei watch GT beats C2 and Misfit vapor. The Huawei watch GT is rated 5ATM while Ticwatch C2 is rated IP68 and Misfit vapor 2 is water resistant up to 30meters. Thus Huawei watch GT is best recommended for tracking swimming activities. You can also track your swimming activities with Misfit Vapor 2, but up to 3o meters.
Not again, Huawei watch GT beats Ticwatch C2 and Misfit vapor with its longer lasting battery. Even though the three smartwatches are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 2100 chip which is considered outdated and lowers battery efficiency.
Huawei watch GT comes with a double chipset technology that improves battery life resulting in its almost 2 weeks battery life on standby as compare to 5-7 days average you get from the C2 and Misfit vapor. On mixed usage, Huawei watch GT has the longest battery life of over one day on a single charge, with Ticwatch C2 and Misfit Vapor 2 is Just a day of battery life
The Huawei watch GT looses out this time, it comes with a very low RAM size as well little internal storage space. Whereas Ticwatch C2 and Misfit vapor both have a higher RAM size of 512MB and onboard music storage of 4GB now considered industry standard. As such, watch GT is not the perfect smartwatch for getting yourself entertained on the go.
Ticwatch C2 and Misfit vapor both run on Google wear OS while watch GT runs on Huawei lite OS a proprietary OS. Google wear OS offers a more fulfilling user experience when compared to proprietary OS. It give you more option, allowing you access so many more of your favorite apps, watch faces and more. So Ticwatch C2 and Misfit vapor win this time.
Which Should You Buy
Going by design,that’s the outward appearance , Huawei watch GT dictates the pace. However it has a more masculine appearance and will suit best for men, While Misfit vapor 2 has the most feminine appearance that makes it more suitable for women. Ticwatch C2 falls in-between with its hybrid smartwatch appearance.
Based on battery life, Huawei watch GT is the best choice with its incredible long lasting battery that lets you go more than a day on a single charge.
Overall for women, Misfit vapor will be the best choice it’s comprehensive and looks classy. For men the best choice is Huawei watch GT, it’s the most suitable for fitness tracking, long battery life and astonishing design. If you want something in-between, then Ticwatch C2 will do the Trick.
Overall, we are ready to forgo low internal storage space, wear OS, NFC for a longer battery life, artistic and elegant design plus a more accurate fitness tracking stats. So we pick Huawei Watch GT.