If there weren’t sufficient low cost Apple Watch clones getting launched, ZTE has introduced the ZTE Watch Reside.
ZTE has carried out a smartwatch earlier than: 2017’s ZTE Quartz, which ran Put on OS. However now it is again, following the lead of the Redmi Watch, Amazfit Pop and Xiaomi Mi Watch Lite all hitting this worth level, with comparable specs.
There’s an rising market of similarly-priced and designed smartwatches hitting the Chinese language market, all priced across the $40 mark.
By way of design the ZTE Watch Reside is one other sq. smartwatch, which makes a not-so-subtle nod within the Apple Watch’s course. Solely eager observers might distinguish between this Watch Reside and Mi Watch Lite.
The ZTE Watch Reside packs a reasonably mundane 1.3-inch 240 x 240 TFT display screen, which does pale compared to the 320 x 320 LCD panels discovered on its Xiaomi-manufactured rivals.
Nevertheless, it does have some methods up its sleeve. SpO2 makes an look, and implies that blood oxygen monitoring continues to tumble down the worth bands.
On the sports activities monitoring entrance, there are 12 profiles on board and it has a coronary heart price monitor on board. There’s no point out of GPS, which we’d presume doesn’t make the minimize.
And in accordance with ZTE you’ll get between 14 and 21 days battery life – much like that of Amazfit and its Amazfit GTS/GTR 2 devices.
The ZTE Watch Reside is priced at 249 yuan, which is round $38. There’s no point out of worldwide availability outdoors of China.
As the large Western manufacturers comparable to Apple, Samsung and Fitbit have wrapped up their releases forward of the Holidays, all we appear to be writing about is super-budget smartwatches getting introduced in China.
None have made it to the West but, except the Ticwatch GTX.
However we’d count on that to alter in 2021, which is already trying just like the 12 months for the tremendous finances market.