Garmin vivoactive 4 vs Garmin Forerunner 245: A Spec Comparison

This article compares the Garmin vivoactive 4 and the Garmin Forerunner 245 smartwatches. Lets find the best smartwatch among the two.

Garmin vivoactive 4 vs Garmin Forerunner 245

General

Physical Size 45.1 x 45.1 x 12.8 mm 42.3 x 42.3 x 12.2 (mm)
Weight 50.5 gm 38.5 gm
Lens Material Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Bezel Material Stainless steel Fiber-reinforced polymer

Display

Display Type Sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP) Display Sunlight-visible, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)
Screen Size 1.3″ 1.2”
Screen Resolution 260 x 260 pixels 240 x 240 pixels

Sensors

GPS Yes Yes
Barometer Yes No
Compass Yes Yes
Gyroscope Yes No
Accelerometer Yes Yes
Pulse Ox Yes No

Connectivity

Connectivity Bluetooth, ANT+ and Wi-Fi Bluetooth and ANT+
Compatibility Android and iOS Android and iOS

Others

Smart Notifications Yes Yes
Alarm Clock Yes Yes
Timer Yes Yes
Stopwatch Yes Yes
Calendar Yes Yes
Weather Yes Yes
Find My Phone Yes Yes
Step Count Yes Yes
Distance Travelled Yes Yes
Calories Burnt Yes Yes

Price

Price Rs. 34,990 Rs. 31,490

The Garmin Forerunner 245 falls slightly behind in its specs in the comparison with the Garmin vivoactive 4. Even if this is the case, there are features which are commonly shared by both the smartwatches.

There is also a price difference of Rs. 3,500, with the Garmin vivoactive 4 priced higher than the Garmin Forerunner 245

So in the comparison, it can be declared that the Garmin vivoactive 4 is the better smartwatch than the Garmin Forerunner 245

 




Readers like you help support The Tech Outlook. When you make a purchase using links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. We cannot guarantee the Product information shown is 100% accurate and we advise you to check the product listing on the original manufacturer website. Thetechoutlook is not responsible for price changes carried out by retailers. The discounted price or deal mentioned in this item was available at the time of writing and may be subject to time restrictions and/or limited unit availability. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates Read More

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

function init() { var vidDefer = document.getElementsByTagName('iframe'); for (var i=0; i