Amazfit has confirmed the launch of one other new smartwatch – the Amazfit GTS 2 Mini.
The newest Amazfit smartwatch will launch on 1 December, the corporate confirmed on Weibo. The pictures above are reportedly from a teaser video shared by Huami CEO Huang Wang (through Gadgets 360) – however we’ve not been capable of finding the unique to confirm.
Scorching on the heels of the worldwide launch of the Amazfit GTS 2, the GTS 2 Mini shrinks the bodily measurement and adjustments for a curvier form, which appears to be like extra Fitbit than Apple Watch.
It’s geared toward a youthful crowd, and is allegedly thinner, lighter and smaller than the GTS 2.
The GTS 2 did add a bunch of latest options in comparison with the unique GT, with SpO2, stress monitoring all added.
We truly felt that many of those new options detracted from the simplicity of the Amazfit GTS, with the software program and insights not including a lot to the expertise.
And the GTS 2 additionally climbed in value, and the $179.99 price ticket comes a lot nearer to the Fitbit Versa 3 and Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 – each of which ship a beter software program expertise.
So the Amazfit GTS 2 Mini may very well be a pleasant bridge. We’re undecided how a lot it’s going to value or the specifics of the watch, however we’d prefer to see it retail GPS and sit within the $100 bracket.
The budget smartwatch market is getting more and more crowded, and the actually scorching house appears to be sub-$100. We’ve seen Amazfit go there with the Bip S, and Xiaomi appears to be gearing up with the Xiaomi Mi Watch Color Sports Edition and Xiaomi Mi Watch Lite.
We’ve additionally seen Mobvoi aggressively goal that value level with the $55 Ticwatch GTX.
We’ll be testing all of those gadgets over the approaching weeks and months so watch this house.