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Suunto Ambit3 Sport Coral View product Suunto Ambit3 Peak Sapphire View product Suunto Ambit3 Vertical White (HR) View product
Weight 80 g / 2.82 oz 92 g / 3.25 oz 74 g / 2.61 oz
Bezel material: Steel Steel Steel
Glass material: Mineral crystal Sapphire crystal Mineral crystal
Case material: Polyamide Polyamide Polyamide
Strap material: Silicone Silicone Silicone

GENERAL

Water resistance 50 m (according to ISO 6425) 100 m (according to ISO 6425) 100 m (according to ISO 6425)
Battery type rechargeable lithium-ion rechargeable lithium-ion rechargeable lithium-ion
Firmware upgradable
Time, date
Alarm clock 1 daily alarm 1 daily alarm 1 daily alarm
Dual time
Automatic timekeeping
Countdown timer
Stopwatch timer
Backlight LED LED LED
Configurable backlight brightness / mode brightness / mode brightness / mode
Button lock customizable customizable customizable
Invert display
Display type matrix matrix matrix
Display resolution 128 x 128 128 x 128 128 x 128
Battery indicator percentage / icon percentage / icon percentage / icon
Metric and imperial units
Autoscrolling of exercise displays
Memory left indicator
Languages EN, CS, DA, DE, ES, FI, FR, IT, JA, KO, NL, NO, PL, PT, RU, SV, ZH EN, CS, DA, DE, ES, FI, FR, IT, JA, KO, NL, NO, PL, PT, RU, SV, ZH EN, CS, DA, DE, ES, FI, FR, IT, JA, KO, NL, NO, PL, PT, RU, SV, ZH
Customizable - -
Automatic daylight saving time - -
Vibration alert - -

BATTERY LIFE

In time mode 14 days 30 days 14 days
Training mode with GPS 10, 15, 100 h i
For more information www.suunto.com/software-updates
20, 30, 200 h i
For more information www.suunto.com/software-updates
10, 15, 100 h i
For more information www.suunto.com/software-updates

SUUNTO APPS

Compatible with Suunto Apps
Max. nr. of apps per sport mode 5 5 5
Most recommended apps by activity
Logging of app specific metrics
Create own metrics with advanced formulas
Chrono, GPS, HR, weather and altitude data yes, excluding weather
Running, cycling, swimming data
Rich math functions, if/then-logic, sound, backlight, etc.

COMPASS

Digital compass
Tilt compensation full full full
Direction scale degrees / mils degrees / mils degrees / mils
Needle north indicator north indicator north indicator
Bearing lock with orienting indicator - -
Compass accuracy
Compass resolution
Declination correction
Bearing lock with direction indicator

PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Operating temperature -20° C to +60° C / -5° F to +140° F -20° C to +60° C / -5° F to +140° F -20° C to +60° C / -5° F to +140° F
Storage temperature -30° C to +60° C / -22° F to +140° F -30° C to +60° C / -22° F to +140° F -30° C to +60° C / -22° F to +140° F
Recommended charging temperature 0° C to +35° C / +32° F to +95° F 0° C to +35° C / +32° F to +95° F 0° C to +35° C / +32° F to +95° F

GPS TRACKING & NAVIGATION

Satellite systems GPS GPS GPS, GLONASS* i

*The support for GLONASS, the Russian satellite navigation system, will be available later via a software update.

GPS recording rate 1, 5, 60 s 1, 5, 60 s Best, Good, OK
Coordinate systems WGS84 Hd.d°
WGS84 Hd°m' s.s''
WGS84 Hd°m.m
UTM
MGRS
British (BNG)
Finnish (ETRS-TM35FIN)
Finnish (KKJ)
Irish (IG)
Swedish (RT90)
Swiss (CH1903)
UTM NAD27 - Alaska
UTM NAD27 - Conus
UTM NAD83
New Zealand (NZTM2000)
WGS84 Hd.d°
WGS84 Hd°m' s.s''
WGS84 Hd°m.m
UTM
MGRS
British (BNG)
Finnish (ETRS-TM35FIN)
Finnish (KKJ)
Irish (IG)
Swedish (RT90)
Swiss (CH1903)
UTM NAD27 - Alaska
UTM NAD27 - Conus
UTM NAD83
New Zealand (NZTM2000)
WGS84 Hd.d°
WGS84 Hd°m' s.s''
WGS84 Hd°m.m
UTM
MGRS
British (BNG)
Finnish (ETRS-TM35FIN)
Finnish (KKJ)
Irish (IG)
Swedish (RT90)
Swiss (CH1903)
UTM NAD27 - Alaska
UTM NAD27 - Conus
UTM NAD83
New Zealand (NZTM2000)
Waypoint and visual route navigation
Max. nr. of Points of Interest (POIs) 250 250 250
Find back
Track logging, viewing and sharing in Suunto Movescount.com in Suunto Movescount.com
Route planning in Suunto Movescount.com in Suunto Movescount.com in Suunto Movescount.com
Route points per route / POIs in watch 1000 / 250 1000 / 250 1000 / 250
GPS track analysis
Track back yes yes yes
Route planning with altitude profile -
Route altitude profile navigation in real-time -

ALTIMETER

GPS altitude
Altitude graph
Total ascent/descent

GPS based

i

only available with best GPS accuracy

air pressure based air pressure based
Vertical speed GPS based air pressure based air pressure based
Altitude difference yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
Log recording rate 1, 10 s 1, 10 s 1, 10 s
Resolution 1 m 1 m 1 m
Range -500 - 9999 m -500 - 9999 m -500 - 9999 m
Barometric altitude -
Combined GPS and barometric altitude (FusedAlti™) -
Automatic alti/baro profile -
Total ascent summaries on watch - -

SPEED AND DISTANCE

Distance based autolaps
Log recording rate 1, 10 s 1, 10 s 1, 10 s
Chrono
Laps >1000 > 1000 > 1000
Autopause
GPS speed and distance Integrated Integrated Integrated
Foot POD support Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart
Bike POD support Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart

HEART RATE (requires HR belt or wrist HR monitor)

RR interval
Heart rate in beats per minute
Heart rate in % of max hr
Real-time average and max heart rate
Heart rate limits
Heart rate zones
EPOC & V02 max values * i
* available In Movescount.com
Heart rate graph in real time
Calories
Peak Training Effect
Recovery time
Real time EPOC yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
Log recording rate 1, 10 s 1, 10 s 1, 10 s
Speed and heart rate-based guidance during exercise
Records heart rate in swimming yes, with Suunto Smart Sensor yes, with Suunto Smart Sensor yes, with Suunto Smart Sensor

PLANNING

Interval timers
Downloadable training plans from Suunto Movescount.com from Suunto Movescount.com from Suunto Movescount.com
Workout Planner i

For availability information check www.suunto.com/software-updates

with Suunto Movescount App i

For compatibility information check www.suunto.com/software-updates

with Suunto Movescount App i

For compatibility information check www.suunto.com/software-updates

with Suunto Movescount App i

For compatibility information check www.suunto.com/software-updates

PROGRESS

Fitness test yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
-

TRAINING LOAD

Log summary on the watch with lap details
Training analysis in Suunto Movescount.com in Suunto Movescount.com in Suunto Movescount.com
Training logbook with story and image support in Suunto Movescount.com in Suunto Movescount.com in Suunto Movescount.com

SPORT MODES

Customizable sport modes and displays 10 modes / 8 displays per mode 10 modes / 8 displays per mode 10 modes / 8 displays per mode

MULTISPORTS

Change sport mode during exercise
Preconfigured multisport modes
Multisport exercise summary
Post-analysis of multisport exercise by sport in Suunto Movescount.com in Suunto Movescount.com

RUNNING

Running pace
Suunto FusedSpeed™
Average pace in real time
Running cadence watch or Foot POD watch or Foot POD watch or Foot POD
Average stride length yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
Ghost Runner yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
Lap comparisons by kilometer/mile * i
* available In Movescount.com
Marathon End-time Estimator yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
Running Performance (Firstbeat™) i

For availability information check www.suunto.com/software-updates

Running power with Stryd sensor
Foot POD calibration manual or GPS manual or GPS manual or GPS

CYCLING

Cycling speed
Average speed in real time
Multiple Bike POD support
Hill incline in real time yes, available as Suunto Apps yes, available as Suunto Apps yes, available as Suunto Apps
Bike Power (W), average and maximum (with power sensor) Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart
Bike Power 3s, 10s, 30s (with power sensor)
Bike Lap and Lap Maximum Power (with power sensor)
Power distribution and graphs with power sensor (available in Suunto Movescount.com)
Peak Power Curve for peak power outputs with power sensor (available in Suunto Movescount.com)
Normalized Power (Suunto Apps / TM by Training Peaks) yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
Aerodynamic drag in real time (with power sensor) yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
yes** i
** available as Suunto Apps
Cadence POD Support Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart

SWIMMING

Pool swim pace and distance
Openwater swim pace and distance
Swimming time by pool length, lap, total
Swimming stroke rate, count and type
Swim styles detection with personal style teaching
Stroke efficiency (SWOLF)
Automatic intervals
Dynamic lap table with stroke, pace and duration * i
* available In Movescount.com
Records heart rate in swimming yes, with Suunto Smart Sensor yes, with Suunto Smart Sensor yes, with Suunto Smart Sensor

CONNECTIVITY

Watch customization Wireless / USB cable Wireless / USB cable Wireless / USB cable
Compatible with Suunto Movescount App
Data transfer Wireless / USB cable Wireless / USB cable Wireless / USB cable
Connectivity (between devices) Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart Bluetooth Smart
Compatible with Suunto Movescount
Phone notifications on the watch with Suunto Movescount App with Suunto Movescount App with Suunto Movescount App
Phone as secondary display of watch with Suunto Movescount App i

For availability information check www.suunto.com/software-updates

with Suunto Movescount App i

For availability information check www.suunto.com/software-updates

with Suunto Movescount App i

For availability information check www.suunto.com/software-updates

Smartphone compatibility iPhone, Android iPhone, Android iPhone, Android
Compatible with online sports communities Strava, TrainingPeaks, MapMyFitness and others (available in Suunto Movescount.com) Strava, TrainingPeaks, MapMyFitness and others (available in Suunto Movescount.com) Strava, TrainingPeaks, MapMyFitness and others (available in Suunto Movescount.com)

SHARE AND RELIVE

Photos with watch data overlays with Suunto Movescount App with Suunto Movescount App with Suunto Movescount App
Suunto Movies with Suunto Movescount App with Suunto Movescount App with Suunto Movescount App

TRAINING RECOVERY

Training based recovery time
Sleep recovery test (Firstbeat™) i

For availability information check www.suunto.com/software-updates

Quick recovery test (Firstbeat™)

WEATHER

Sea level pressure - -
Sea level pressure graph - -
Weather trend indicator - -
Temperature -
Temperature display range - -20° C to +60° C / -4° F to +140° F -20° C to +60° C / -4° F to +140° F
Sunrise/sunset times - -
Automatic alti/baro profile - -
Storm alarm - -
Tide information - yes** i

** available as Suunto Apps

yes** i

** available as Suunto Apps

Pressure resolution - 1 hPa / 0.03 inHg -
Temperature resolution -
Max weather recording length - past 26 hours -