Xiaomi introduces the Amazfit Verge smartwatch priced at $115

Alonzo Simpson
September 20, 2018

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi's wearable brand Huami has launched its latest wearable devices in China.

Huami says that the 1.3-inch circular display (43mm diameter) size is made to suit the hands of most of its users.

There's a heart rate monitor on board, and will track all-day bpm and is also set to notify users about abnormal heart rates, something just announced by the Apple Watch Series 4.

For the price, you get a smartwatch built out of reinforced plastic and consisting of a removable silicone strap.

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The Amazfit Verge carries a Gorilla Glass 3 protected round (no flat tire) 1.3-inch AMOLED display with a 360 x 360 resolution.

Xiaomi-backed has expanded its range of wearables by launching the Amazfit Verge. Driving the performance of the wearable is a dual-core 1.2GHz processor with 512MB of RAM. As for the other specs, the wearable comes with GPS+GLONASS support along with 11 different sports modes, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0+BLE. The Amazfit Verge comes with an array of sensors which include Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Gyroscope, geomagnetic sensor, air pressure sensor and wearing detection sensor. That OS means a built-in Xiao AI voice assistant. There is an optical sensor to enable heart rate monitoring. On the other hand, the smartwatch comes with NFC support for making payments.

The Amazfit Verge comes with 13 built-in watch faces. It also comes with the Xiao voice assistant, a Heart rate sensor, NFC for mobile payments using AliPay, built in Global Positioning System, and integration with smart home products from Mija. So you can control around 11 different types of smart home products right from your smartwatch. The 390mAh battery inside the Amazfit Verge is claimed to offer up to 5-days of battery life on single charge on normal usage.

The Huami Amazfit Verge will be available in three colors starting today.

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