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Pros Amazing battery life during activities, good lookingHigh-end construction, accurate, long battery lifeExtensive features, long battery life, accurate, lightweightComfortable, long battery life, good value, user friendlyComprehensive, great battery life for the features
Cons Expensive, not very many featuresNo downloadable workoutsExpensive, huge menu interfaceNo navigation, no upload-able workouts, not as customizable as a GarminNo on-device heart rate sensor, bulky
Bottom Line Not designed for recreational athletes or feature freaksGreat design and packed with features and a battery life that will blow you awayPacked full of features that satisfies even the most demanding userNon-tech athletes will drool at the user friendliness of the Coros PaceThe Ambit is versatile, highly featured, and reliable. We wish it were less bulky
Rating Categories Suunto 9 Baro Coros Apex Garmin Forerunner 945 Coros Pace Suunto Ambit 3 Peak
Features (35%)
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Ease Of Use (25%)
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Battery Life (15%)
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Specs Suunto 9 Baro Coros Apex Garmin Forerunner... Coros Pace Suunto Ambit 3 Peak
Main body size 50mm width, 16.8mm thick 46 mm diameter, 13.75 mm thickness 30.4 mm diameter, 13.7 mm thickness 45mm, 13.7mm 56 mm diameter, 18 mm thickness
Weight, Verified 81g 60g on my scale 50g (54g on my scale) 49g 87g
Battery Type Recharable lithium ion Rechargeable lithium-ion Rechargeable lithium-ion Rechargable lithium ion Rechargeable lithium ion
Manufacturer-reported Battery Life Up to 14 days, training mode 24h/ 50h/ 120h Up to 30 days/ 35hrs GPS Up to 2 weeks/ 36hrs GPS Up to 30 days 14 days
Navigation Features? Follows pre-programmed waypoints or tracks Follows pre-programmed waypoints or tracks Follows pre-programmed waypoints or tracks "Back to start" or track-back Follows pre-programmed waypoints or tracks
HR Monitor? yes Yes Yes Yes Yes, optional chest strap
Sleep tracking? Yes yes Yes Yes Yes
Step counting? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Button Lock? Yes Yes Yes N/A Yes
Barometric Altimeter? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Temperature Sensor? Yes Yes Yes Yes No
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