Today (June 11), Huami – partner of Xiaomi's supply chain has just launched a new Verge smartwatch in China, fully named Amazfit Verge 2. This is considered as the next version for the Verge 1, which was introduced last year, comes with many changes from both the exterior design and the internal hardware.
Design and features
Amazfit Verge 2 is made of Microcrystalline ceramic material with beautiful motifs and extremely high hardness, instead of the body made of plastic like the predecessor. According to Huami, ceramic material on the Verge 2 is produced in a 35-day process with 24 different complex stages, ensuring durability and aesthetics for users.
The Verge 2 is equipped with a 1.39-inch AMOLED color screen with a resolution of 454×454 pixels, a pixel density of 326 PPI. This screen is coated with 2.5D curved glass, comes with four redesigned custom watch faces, including: simple, electronic, classic and caterpillar.
Inside, Amazfit Verge 2 possesses the hardware power from the Snapdragon Wear 2500 processor from Qualcomm with 1.1GHz clock, combined with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of eMMC storage.
In addition to supporting 4G, the device is also integrated with eSIM and is Huami's first smartwatch that can make VoLTE 4G calls. According to Huami, Amazfit Verge 2 users can use eSIM of any carrier in China, but it is unclear whether it will support international operators.
The Verge 2 is equipped with a 420mAh battery, with a battery life of up to 28 hours. This smartwatch also comes with a GPS module that can be used for various exercise modes such as running, walking, running indoors, outdoor ride, climbing, kicking, running. trail…
In addition to the standard version, Amazfit Verge 2 also has an advanced version with ECG measurement capabilities similar to Apple Watch Series 4. It uses Huami's Huuangshan No.1 AI chip, not only allowing it to follow. Heart rate monitoring continuously 24 hours a day but also can measure PPG and ECG in real time. In addition, the device also supports payment through Alipay and NFC, waterproof and dustproof according to IP68 standards.
Sale price and time on the shelf
In terms of price, Amazfit Verge 2 standard version will be sold for 999 yuan (about 3.4 million), while the premium version supporting ECG will cost more and at 1299 yuan (about 4.3 million). copper). In addition, this smartwatch also has a special version of Avengers with a limited number of 5000 units, priced at 1499 yuan (about 5 million).
Users can pre-order Amazfit Verge 2 standard versions today in China, while the Avengers and ECG versions are expected to be sold in July.