81points

Samsung Galaxy Fit2

82points

Xiaomi Mi Band 5

Samsung Galaxy Fit2
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Samsung Galaxy Fit2 vs Xiaomi Mi Band 5

Samsung Galaxy Fit2
Xiaomi Mi Band 5

Why is Samsung Galaxy Fit2 better than Xiaomi Mi Band 5?

  • 1 days longer battery life
    ?

    15 daysvs14 days
  • 27.2% more battery power
    ?

    159mAhvs125mAh
  • 1.3mm thinner
    ?

    11.1mmvs12.4mm
  • Tracks water intake
    ?
  • 1.49MB more RAM memory
    ?

    2MBvs0.51MB
  • Supports widgets
    ?
  • Predicts start date
    ?
  • 11.14% less body volume
    ?

    9.62cmΒ³vs10.83cmΒ³

Why is Xiaomi Mi Band 5 better than Samsung Galaxy Fit2?

  • Has smart alarm
    ?
  • Has a stroke counter for swimming
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  • Has weight tracking
    ?
  • Provides the sunrise/sunset time
    ?
  • Can be personalised
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  • 9.1g lighter
    ?

    11.9gvs21g

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User reviews

Overall Rating

Samsung Galaxy Fit2
9.0
2 User reviews
Samsung Galaxy Fit2
9.0/10
2 User reviews
Xiaomi Mi Band 5
8.2
6 User reviews
Xiaomi Mi Band 5
8.2/10
6 User reviews

Features

Build quality

10.0/10
2 votes
8.3/10
6 votes

Design

8.0/10
2 votes
8.2/10
6 votes

Heart rate monitoring

10.0/10
2 votes
7.2/10
6 votes

App

9.0/10
2 votes
7.2/10
6 votes

Fitness features

8.0/10
2 votes
6.0/10
6 votes

Comments

Fiona

Fiona

1 year ago

10 / 10

Great band.

Fiona

Fiona

1 year ago

10 / 10

Super.

Pros

  • Amazing

Cons

  • No cons
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Duje

Duje

8 months ago

8 / 10

Galaxy fit 2

Duje

Duje

8 months ago

8 / 10

Galaxy fit 2 is very accurate and good smart band. I recommend it.

Pros

  • Very accurate tracking
  • Lots of sports modes
  • Lots of widgets
  • Has Hearth rate monitor, stress monitoring and sleep monitoring.

Cons

  • Small collection of watch faces
  • Steps are unaccurate (rarely)
  • Bad bluetooth connection
0 users found this helpful

Design

screen size

1.1"

1.1"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
Display type

OLED/AMOLED

OLED/AMOLED

The type of technology used in the display.
is dustproof and water-resistant
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
The first number of the IP rating refers to protection against dust, while the second number refers to protection against liquid. E.g. a first number of 6 denotes that it is completely dustproof, and a second number of 7 denotes that the device can withstand full immersion in water.
ATM rating

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Fit2)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Xiaomi Mi Band 5)

The ATM rating indicates how much water pressure a device can withstand. 3 ATM is one of the lowest ratings and means that the device can only withstand splashes of water, whereas 20 ATM is one of the highest ratings and means that the device can be used for snorkeling and water sports.
pixel density

291ppi

290ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
resolution

126 x 294px

126 x 294px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
has branded damage-resistant glass
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Gorilla Glass version

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Fit2)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Xiaomi Mi Band 5)

Gorilla Glass is one of the most popular brands of chemically strengthened glass, manufactured by Corning. Several versions have been developed, the newer ones being more durable and providing better damage resistance.

Sensors

has GPS
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Has a heart rate monitor
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
Monitors blood oxygenation levels
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Your blood oxygen level is a measurement how much oxygen is reaching your muscles. It is important because low levels mean that you will become easily fatigued during exercise. The more exercise you do, the better your blood oxygen levels will become.
Has ECG technology
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
ECG stands for electrocardiogram and measures the electrical activity of the heartbeat, which is a more in-depth reading of heart health than blood pressure alone. Note: This feature may not be available in all markets.
Has a temperature sensor
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
With a temperature sensor you can monitor changes in temperature to measure your exertion levels and avoid hyperthermia.
Has a barometer
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
This measures barometric air pressure. It can predict weather changes, for example a sudden drop in air pressure could mean a storm is coming. When calibrated correctly it can be used to determine altitude, which helps GPS devices to lock on quicker and with greater accuracy.
has a gyroscope
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.
Has a cadence sensor
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
A cadence sensor measures the number of pedal revolutions per minute when you are cycling. It enables you to monitor how fast you are pedaling.
Monitors perspiration
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device can measure the level of perspiration on your skin, indicating the level of intensity of your workouts.

Activity tracking

Detects activities automatically
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device automatically detects when you start an activity such as jogging, saving you from entering it manually at a later time.
Has multi-sport mode
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
A multi-sport mode allows you to easily switch between tracking different sports such as running, cycling, and swimming. This feature is ideal for those who need to change quickly between various activities (e.g., triathletes).
Has exercise tagging
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
After exercising, you can add details about your workout (e.g., jogging, swimming, cycling). This enables the device to provide more accurate information, such as the number of calories burned.
Tracks elevation
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.
Tracks distance
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It tracks how far you travel.
Tracks steps taken
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
Has a route tracker
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
With a route tracker you can add your route onto a map. It is helpful if you plan to do the same route again, or want to share it with your community.
Measures pace
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Measuring pace shows how much time it takes to travel one kilometer or one mile. For example, in running, a 4 minute kilometer would be a very good pace.
Tracks your sleep
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It can track your sleep, such as how long you sleep for and the quality.

Connectivity

supports Wi-Fi
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
has NFC
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions, such as mobile payments. Note: this feature may not be available in all markets.
Is compatible with Android
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Is compatible with iOS
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
supports Galileo
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Galileo is a global navigation satellite system (GNSS) that is similar to GPS. Supported devices can use a combination of Galileo and GPS for location-based services such as Google Maps, and tend to be around 30% more accurate than GPS-only devices.
Wi-Fi version

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Fit2)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Xiaomi Mi Band 5)

The Wi-Fi versions supported by the device.
supports ANT+
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices (e.g., sports watches, smartphones, and cycling computers).
has a cellular module
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Devices that use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than Wi-Fi.

Battery

battery life

15 days

14 days

With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
battery life with GPS on

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Fit2)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Xiaomi Mi Band 5)

There is less chance that you will run out of battery during an adventure.
charge time

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Fit2)

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
has wireless charging
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
battery power

159mAh

125mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
battery life in training mode

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Fit2)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Xiaomi Mi Band 5)

With a long battery life, you can train for several hours a week and only have to recharge the device every few weeks.
battery life in power save mode

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Fit2)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Xiaomi Mi Band 5)

In power save mode you can still check what time it is and other basic functions. A long battery life is good if you wear the device day to day.
Has a solar power battery
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
A solar battery takes its energy from light, and stores it in a self-recharging battery which never needs to be changed.
has a rechargeable battery
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

Has smart alarm
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It determines when you are in a light state of sleep and wakes you up within a set period of time before your alarm. This can allow you to wake up feeling fresher and more alert.
Has silent alarm
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device can wake you using vibration, so as not to disturb anyone else sleeping in the room.
Has call control
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device alerts you to incoming calls on your smartphone, and allows you extra control such as muting or rejecting the call.
Locates your phone
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device has a feature that allows you to find your smartphone if you have misplaced it.
has irregular heart rate warnings
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Through continuous heart rate monitoring, the device is able to detect an irregular heartbeat and alert the user.
Has vibrating alerts
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Vibrating alerts have a variety of uses, such as interval training.
Has notifications
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
If you get a notification such as a call or message, the device will vibrate on your wrist or make a noise to alert you.
Has a stopwatch
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
With a stopwatch you can time yourself.
Can be used to answer calls
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device has a speaker and microphone that allow you to answer calls made to your smartphone.

App & Software

Counts how many calories you've burned
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.
Provides activity reports
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.
Has inactivity alerts
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device detects when you have been idle for too long, and alerts you to encourage you to stay active.
Has goal setting
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
Has achievements
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
Supports routes
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2 (Samsung S Health)
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
You can create or find existing routes to sync to the app.
number of exercises

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Fit2)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Xiaomi Mi Band 5)

The total number of fitness exercises the app supports. Fitness apps that offer more exercises enable you to increase the complexity of your workouts.
Has barcode scanner on app
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The app supports scanning food barcodes using the camera. It checks a food database and adds the item based on its barcode, allowing you to quickly and easily track your calorie intake.
Can be personalised
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5 (Mi Fit)
You can personalize the appearance of the app - for example, choosing a different theme or colors.

Miscellaneous

has a battery level indicator
βœ”Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Provides the sunrise/sunset time
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ”Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It can provide you with the exact time when the sunset or sunrise will take place. This feature will help you to plan your day by knowing when daylight starts and finishes.
has an external memory slot
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Is compatible with Windows
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.
Is compatible with Mac OS X
βœ–Samsung Galaxy Fit2
βœ–Xiaomi Mi Band 5
It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.

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