Comparison of Galaxy Watch 5 Pro with Watch 4 Classic; Better hardware or physical bezel?

With the official unveiling of the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro, we decided to compare it with the previous generation, the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic, to see which one is worth more.

BingMag.com Comparison of Galaxy Watch 5 Pro with Watch 4 Classic; Better hardware or physical bezel?

With the official unveiling of the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro, we decided to compare it with the previous generation, the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic, to see which one is worth more.

Samsung unveiled Galaxy Watch 5 series smart watches in two standard and pro models three days ago. The standard model replaced the Galaxy Watch 4 and the Pro model also replaced the Classic Watch 4, so that those who like the classic model can have an alternative to buy. Of course, the situation is a little different this year and maybe Galaxy Watch 4 users will not be encouraged to buy the new model at all.

A few weeks ago, an article was published that Samsung does not care about its most loyal customers. This is exactly one of those cases. We are talking about the physical bezel of Galaxy Watch 4. If you are interested in the world of wearable gadgets, especially smart watches, you know how enjoyable the experience of working with it is. We can almost say that none of the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic users were upset with the presence of this bezel, which was the reason why they were encouraged to buy this watch. But without any reason, Samsung decided to remove it in the Watch 5 Pro, so that users are very upset about it.

Of course, with a body made of titanium and a digital bezel, Samsung tried to please its users a little. but we don't know if it will succeed or not. In this regard, we decided to have a paper comparison between the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro and the Watch 4 Classic to see if these two products have any differences before the new model reaches the actual stage.

Comparison of Galaxy Watch 5 Pro with Galaxy Watch 4 Classic

Design and build quality

BingMag.com Comparison of Galaxy Watch 5 Pro with Watch 4 Classic; Better hardware or physical bezel?

Galaxy Watch 5 Pro

The most obvious difference between the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic and the Watch 5 Pro is their appearance. Exactly the same physical bezel makes the older model completely distinguishable from the new model. Now the Watch 5 Pro has a fixed display and the user has to touch the screen to browse the user interface menu. But in Watch 4 Classic, navigation in the interface menu was done by turning the physical bezel without touching the screen. Also, the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic is about 6 grams heavier than the Watch 5 Pro.

BingMag.com Comparison of Galaxy Watch 5 Pro with Watch 4 Classic; Better hardware or physical bezel?

Galaxy Watch 4 Classic with a physical bezel around the screen

On the other hand, Galaxy Watch 5 Pro has better build quality. The titanium case of this watch makes it more resistant to scratches and shocks than Watch 4 Classic, and in addition, thanks to the sapphire protective glass, the resistance of the screen is 60% higher than that of Watch 4 Classic, which is made of Gorilla Glass DX. It is used as a protective glass. Of course, we should also mention that the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic has been released in a model with a titanium body, which has a higher price than the regular models, but the Watch 5 Pro uses the same metal in all its models. Another advantage of the Watch 5 Pro is its use of the new D-Buckle strap instead of the Sport strap, which makes it much easier to adjust.

Hardware and features

In terms of In terms of hardware, the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro has one or two significant advantages that we should mention. Of course, at the very beginning, we must say that the chip is not included in this category at all, because both watches use the Exynos W920 with 5 nm lithography as the beating heart. This lack of upgrade is not considered a special problem because this chip is powerful enough to meet the needs of users as quickly as possible. RAM memory and internal memory have not changed compared to before and remain at 1.5 and 16 GB, which are more than enough.

BingMag.com Comparison of Galaxy Watch 5 Pro with Watch 4 Classic; Better hardware or physical bezel?

Galaxy Watch 4 Classic

One area that the Watch 5 Pro has greatly improved is the battery. The battery of this product has been upgraded from 361 mAh in Watch 4 Classic, which barely lasted 1 day, to 590 mAh, which, according to Samsung, can last up to 80 hours with normal use. It's really great. Also, the charger of this product has twice the speed of the previous generation charger, which makes the charging process of the device faster (from 5 to 10 watts).

Both Galaxy Watch 4 Classic and Watch 5 Pro They use the One UI 4.5 operating system, but only the new model uses the latest version of the firmware and receives one year more updates than the Watch 4. In terms of software capabilities, thanks to the addition of a new thermometer sensor, a more powerful sleep monitoring sensor, and support for a series of exclusive features for activities outside the home, the new model has a relative advantage compared to the previous one.

Galaxy Watch comparison 5 Pro with Watch 4 Classic; Result

BingMag.com Comparison of Galaxy Watch 5 Pro with Watch 4 Classic; Better hardware or physical bezel?

Galaxy Watch 5 Pro

Overall Watch 5 Pro It has a series of improvements compared to the previous generation, but it cannot be said that it is noticeably better than the Watch 4 Classic. However, if someone is going to stay between these two products, it is definitely because of the Watch 5 Pro battery and the physical bezel of the Watch 4 Classic. Otherwise, there is no special difference between them. Of course, the Watch 5 Pro is going to go to the market at a price of $450 for the Bluetooth model and $500 for the LTE model, which makes this product significantly more expensive than the previous generation. However, our conclusion from their comparison is that Watch 5 Pro is worth buying for those who want longer battery life and more accurate sensors, and Watch 4 Classic is worth buying for those who want a more enjoyable experience of working with their smart watch thanks to Have a physical body. You can see the table below for a better comparison of these two products.

Watch name Galaxy Watch 5 Pro Galaxy Watch 4 Classic> Type Wearable Gadget Wearable Gadget Color Titanium Black, Titanium Gray Silver, Black Release/Release Date August 2022 August 2021 Dimensions 10.5 45.5 45.5 mm 11 45.5 45.5 mm Weight 46.5 grams <52 grams Waterproof standard 5ATM - IP68 standard and MIL-STD-810G American military standard 5ATM - IP68 standard and MIL-STD-810G military standard STD-810G USA OS Wear OS Wear OS OS version Watch 4.5 strong> Watch 3.0 Display size 1.36 inches/34.5 mm 1.36 inches/34.5 mm> Image resolution and pixel density 450 x 450 pixels/330 pixels per inch 450 x 450 pixels/330 pixels per inch

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