Humai’s Amazfit has launched its new Ares smartwatch in China for the sports and fitness enthusiasts. The smartwatch features a sporty design with the octagonal dial. It comes with FIRST BEAT professional-level sports analysis features like VO2Max, Exercise Effect (TE), Exercise Load (TD), and Recovery Time Data. Unlike the square-shaped or circular dial that’s usually found in smartwatches, the Amazfit Are comes with an octagonal dial and is equipped with a silicone strap, which the company says is soft and comfortable to wear.
The Amazfit Ares will be available at a price of RMB 499 (approximately Rs 5,000) in China. The company has started taking pre-orders with a discounted price (RMB 40 discount offer for pre-orders). The sale date is noted as June 1 on TMall, via FoneArena. The smartwatch will be made available in two coloraturas options of Army Green and Iwaguro (Black). The company will be selling different material straps including options of silicone, rubber, leather, and a Youth Edition Colour Wristband
Humai’s Amazfit has launched its new Ares smartwatch in China for the sports and fitness enthusiasts. The smartwatch features a sporty design with the octagonal dial. It comes with FIRST BEAT professional-level sports analysis features like VO2Max, Exercise Effect (TE), Exercise Load (TD), and Recovery Time Data.
The Amazfit Ares comes with a 1.28-inch square touchscreen display, protected by 3rd generation Corning Gorilla Glass with AF coating. It is made of polycarbonate and connects to both Android and iOS devices using Bluetooth v4.2. There is a 200mAh battery inside that according to the company, can be charged in about 2 hours using the magnetic charging stand. As per the listing, in its daily use mode the watch will last up to 14 days, in its basic watch mode, it will last up to 90 days, and with continuous GPS usage, the Amazfit Ares will last up to 23 hours.
The sensors include a bio-tracking optical sensor, a 3-axis acceleration sensor, a barometer, and a buzzer, as well as GPS and GLONASS. The Amazfit Ares measures 46.5×55.6x14mm and weighs 48 grams.
It comes with Huami’s sports algorithm that monitors and records 40 key sports indicators like heart rate, speed, and altitude. It also supports up to 70 sports modes including indoor and outdoor activities like cycling, swimming, dancing, archery, aerobics, yoga, and others. The Firstbeat analysis system provides professional data like VO2 Max, Recovery Time, Training Load, and Training Effect. The Huami-PAI (Personalized Activity Intelligence) health assessment system provides personal activity information with the help of 24-hour daily monitoring, heart rate data, daily activity intensity, and personal physiological data. The Amazfit Ares comes with a 5ATM rating making it water-resistant up to 50 meters.