Xiaomi-backed Huami launches Amazfit Verge smartwatch in India
Xiaomi-backed wearable brand Huami on Monday launched its Amazfit Verge smartwatch in India on Amazon.in for Rs 11,999.
The device will be available on the e-commerce platform starting January 15.
Mark Mau, Senior Overseas Sales Director, Huami, said that – “At Huami, it is our endeavor to provide our customers with the best of both fashion and technology. For the launch of Amazfit in India, we have amplified the technological features on the wrist while maintaining our fashioned designs.”
The company has also partnered with PR Innovations, a technology importer, to market the Amazfit in the country.
With 1.3-inch AMOLED display, heart rate monitoring and notifications, Amazfit Verge is an integrated fitness solution for the health-conscious people.
Amazfit Verge specs
The Amazfit Verge comes with a 1.3-inch (360×360 pixels) AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Powering the watch is a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, backed with 512MB RAM, 4GB eMMC. The watch is Dust and Water Resistant (IP68) and gets some connectivity options like Bluetooth 4.0 LE, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g, NFC and GPS+GLONASS.
The Huami Amazfit Verge smartwatch is equipped with 11 sports modes, a built-in GPS, as well as a heart rate sensor. It tracks distance, time, pace, calories, speed, elevation and more. This smartwatch that combines voice-controlled artificial intelligence (AI) and the ability to make phone calls in an ultra-modern design, the company added, saying it runs on the Amazfit OS based by Android.
It features 13 built-in watch faces, designed in partnership with San Francisco-based Territory Studio. It is compatible with iPhone models running iOS 9.0 and above, as well as Android smartphones running Android 4.4 and above.