Garmin, a popular manufacturer of rugged smartwatches, has added their solar charging functionality to 4 smartwatches, namely the Instinct, fēnix 6 and 6S, and tactix Delta adventure smartwatches. The feature, which first appeared in their fēnix 6X – Pro Solar smartwatch, will further extend the already long battery offered by these 4 smartwatches.
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Earlier this month, a rumour surfaced claiming that Samsung will go back to using a physical rotating dial on its upcoming Galaxy smartwatch. The rumour appears to be true as new images of the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 have surfaced, posted by popular leaker Evleaks, where we can see a physical rotating dial along with some other information.
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Back in September last year, Gionee launched its Smart Life smartwatch in India after being dormant in the country for some time. The company is back with three new smartwatches now in the country – Gionee Watch 4, Watch 5, Senorita. This comes after the recent launch of Gbuddy wireless charging power bank in India. Continue reading “Gionee Watch 4, Watch 5 and Senorita launched in India starting at Rs. 2499”
While the worldwide smartphone market saw a decline of 11.7% YoY, the worldwide smartwatch market recorded a growth of 12% YoY, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Apple continued to lead the market with their Apple Watch Series devices, followed by Huawei, Samsung, Garmin and Fitbit.
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Huami has officially launched the Amazfit BIP S smartwatch in India, as it had promised. It was introduced at the CES earlier this year and was launched in China in April. It has a 1.28-inch colourful transflective display true offering bright colors with 64 Gamut and easily readable outdoors even under bright sunlight. The BIP S integrates Huami-PAI, indicator of personal activity that gives you details about your heart health and overall fitness, helping you reach or maintain your personal best. Continue reading “Amazfit BIP S with 1.28-inch color touch display, GPS, up to 40 days battery life launched in India for Rs. 4999”
One of the more satisfying ways of interacting with a smartwatch was the physical rotating bezel that was found on the original Samsung Galaxy Watch. While Samsung used a digital rotating bezel for the Galaxy Watch Active that was released after, an FCC certification has revealed that Samsung will be going back to the physical rotating bezel for its upcoming Galaxy Watch.
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Realme just launched the realme Watch, the company’s first smartwatch in India, as it had promised. It has a 1.4-inch touch color LCD screen with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, 12 built-in watch faces and more than 100 new watch faces with realme Link app. It has 24-hour heart rate monitoring and can also detect blood oxygen level. Continue reading “Realme Watch with 1.4-inch color touch display, SpO2 monitor, 14 sports modes launched in India for Rs. 3999”
Amazfit just launched Ares smartwatch, as it had promised. It has features a 1.28-inch square colourful transflective display, records 40 key sports indicators such as heart rate, speed, and altitude. It also supports up to 70 sports modes, whether indoor fitness or outdoor sports, to meet a variety of sports needs. The smartwatch has 5 ATM or 50 meter water resistance that lets you go swimming and has built-in GPS + GLONASS. Continue reading “Amazfit Ares with 1.28-inch color screen, 70 sports modes, built-in GPS, 14 days battery life announced”
After several teasers, HUAMI just confirmed that it will introduce its Amazfit Ares smartwatch in China on May 19th. The company also confirmed 70 sports modes and FIRSTBEAT professional-level sports analysis features like VO2Max, Exercise Effect (TE), Exercise Load (TD) and Recovery Time Data. This is already present in most other Amazfit smartwatches. Continue reading “Amazfit Ares smartwatch with 70 sports modes to be announced on May 19”
Huami introduced the Amazfit Bip S at the CES earlier this year after 3 years of the release of the first Bip. Now it has started rolling out the smartwatch in China. It comes with Huami-PAI, which the company calls revolutionary indicator of personal activity. It features a colourful transflective display, 30g ultra lightweight design, 5 ATM water resistance that lets you go swimming, built-in GPS and promises up to 30 days of battery life. Continue reading “Amazfit Bip S with 1.28-inch color touch display, heart rate sensor, GPS, up to 30 days battery life starts rolling out”
Huami just announced the Amazfit X smartwatch on Indiegogo as it had promised. It has a 2.07-inch 326 PPI 92° curved screen wraps comfortably around your wrist. The company says that it uses 700°C hot bending FPC-connected three-piece motherboard to achieve this so it offers more room for apps and less time spent scrolling. The watch has customized watch faces that tracks your steps and measures your heart rate and has 40+ widgets.
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When realme launched the realme Band, they had also teased more wearables for the future. Among them was a smartwatch called the Realme Watch that was shown for a second on realme CEO, Madhav Sheth’s hand in a Q&A video last month. Now, xdadevelopers has acquired design renders of the smartwatch along with photos of its UI and smartphone app.
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Huami teased the Amazfit X concept watch with a curved screen back in August last year in China, and said that the commercial version will be introduced in the first half of 2020. Now the company has finally confirmed that it will be introduced via Indiegogo on April 28th. Continue reading “Amazfit X smartwatch with 2.07-inch curved AMOLED screen, ECG tracking to be announced on April 28”
Xiaomi just announced Mi Kids Watch 4, the company’s latest smartwatch for Kids in the Mi Ecosystem in China. It has a 1.78-inch AMOLED touch screen with support for several watch faces, has support for eSIM for 4G VoLTE calling through all the major operators in China such as China Telecom and China Unicom, has built-in GPS and comes with front and rear cameras so that Kids can make video calls and also reveal the other person on the front in the call. Continue reading “Xiaomi introduces Mi Kids Watch 4 and Kids Watch 4 Pro with 1.78-inch AMOLED display, dual cameras, 4G and GPS”
Along with the P40 series HUAWEI also introduced new HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e smartwatch in India. It includes a concealed crown that goes with the watch body that goes with the watch body to add an extra flourish, is equipped with a 1.39-inch AMOLED touch display, is powered by HUAWEI’s Kirin A1 wearable chip. Continue reading “HUAWEI Watch GT 2e with 1.39-inch AMOLED display, up to 14 days battery life announced”