“The Amazfit GTS looks similar in design to the Apple Watch, whereas the Smart Sports Watch 3 has a traditional round watch design”
Huami, the Xiaomi-backed brand, has launched a couple of new Amazfit smartwatches at an event today. The company has launched the Amazfit Smart Sports Watch 3 and the Amazfit GTS, which is the cheaper of the two. The Amazfit GTS comes with a square dial similar to the Apple Watch and offers a 14-day battery life under normal usage. With continuous GPS, the watch can provide up to 22 hours of battery life. In July, the company had also launched the Amazfit GTR, which features a round display.
Amazfit GTS price and features
The GTS is currently available only in China but should be launched in other regions soon. The Amazfit GTS price is RMB 899, which is around Rs 9,000 or $125. It will be available in two colours with 6 different coloured 20mm quick-release straps. The watch is light, thanks to the use of aviation-grade aluminium alloy metal in the body. It is only 9.4mm thick and features a large 1.65-inch AMOLED display with a modular dial.
Huami has included a 220mAh battery on the GTS, which can last up to 14 days with regular usage. The watch comes with inbuilt GPS+GLONASS and can offer up to 22 hours of usage in continuous GPS mode. It comes with NFC, 5ATM waterproof rating, heart rate sensor, irregular heart rate detection, 12 different sport modes, and Bluetooth 5.0 BLE.
Amazfit Smart Sports Watch 3 price and features
On the other hand, the Amazfit Smart Sports Watch 3 is a more expensive and traditional looking smartwatch. The base Amazfit Smart Sports Watch 3 price is RMB 1,299 (around Rs 13,000), whereas the Elite version will cost RMB 1,699 (around Rs 17,000) and has titanium bezels, buttons, and display protected by sapphire glass.
The Smart Sports Watch 3 has a round 1.34-inch display with an always-on mode and sapphire glass. It can offer a battery life of up to 7 days under normal usage, whereas up to 14 days in watch-only mode. The smartwatch comes with a heart rate monitor, NFC, GPS+GLONASS+Beidou+Galileo, 5ATM waterproof rating, 19 sport modes, and 512MB RAM+4GB storage.