Are you looking for smartwatch with 5-day battery timing?

Do you want it to look sporty and decent at the same time?

Are you in search of waterproof always-on display on smartwatch?

Your demands don’t match with your budget?

Xiaomi have all your questions answered with “HUAMI AMAZFIT”. This smartwatch by Xiaomi comes with an amazing display along with being water proof and 5 days of battery timing with always on display. And the plus point is its price tag that is just $140 on aliexpress.com

(Note: There are two versions of the watch English and Chinese, be sure to get the one you need. )

 

Design (9/10)

Huami AMAZFIT offers the sleekest sporty look you’ll find among smartwatches. They have tried to put the touch of classic watch by giving it the finishing of rounded edges. The bezel of watch is made up of zirconia ceramic which adds premium look and feel to it along with the feature of making it scratch resistant. The standard 22mm straps are made up of premium quality rubber which comes with two colors (Orange/Black) and are made with special technology to avoid excessive sweating.

The back of the watch carries on one physical button on the upper right side which is used to activate the screen or you can also use the double tap to activate the screen. The physical button comes without any bulge so its placement on the back doesn’t hurt. The back also has the optical heartrate sensor placed in the center.

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Hardware (8/10)

In accordance to the design and price tag of Huami AMAZFIT, it is packed with quite awesome hardware. It carries dual-core 1.2GHz processor paired up with 512mb of RAM. It also consists of 4GB of internal storage which can be used for your music and stuff. The 200mAh battery supports the magnetic charging with the provided dock.

 

smartwatches - Xiaomi Huami AMAZFIT smartwatch Review

 

Display: (8/10)

The 1.34-inch display holds up the resolution of 320x300 pixels. Amazing thing about the display is it’s always-on Trans-reflective color LCD touchscreen so the screen new gets dim, although screen is always lit but the display is always bright even in the sunlight.

Software (7/10)

Everything is linked to your cell phone through Huami app. The app comes pre-installed in the smartwatch and the mobile app is available on the play store. You can the faces of the watch through mobile phone app but the only drawback of the watch OS is that it only works with android cell phones and iOS app isn’t available yet.

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Key Features:

  • Motion Monitoring

The smallest GPS chip that Is 28-nanometers in size is placed in the Amazfit and GLONASS positioning system also works sideways with it. Amazfit tracks the elevation, pace, distance and all necessary sports data while daily training.

  • Heart Rate monitoring

The PPG based sensors works well to monitor heart rate data to high end accuracy.

  • Push Messages

The notification on the watch work well. Call, SMS, Whatsapp and weather’s notification gets to the user on point.

  • Battery Life

It goes on for 11 days on battery saving mode with GPS switched off.

  • Payments

AliPay payment system works quite well on the Amazfit, this feature can be used on random purchases at the stores and supermarkets. Scanning is done for the easy payment process.