Engadget Article: Huami’s New Watch And Bracelet Are Coming

Huami today updated its line of watches and bracelets. Among them, the new AMAZFIT smart watch has a similar appearance to the conventional sports watch. It is divided into three colors: black, white and blue. It also adopts a “soft, dry and stain-resistant” detachable silicone strap. It features a 1.3-inch round AMOLED screen (43mm dial) with a resolution of 360 x 360, a surface covered with Gorilla Glass 3 and a device thickness of 12.6mm. The watch is equipped with a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 512MB RAM and 4GB storage. It supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS and GLONASS positioning. Its 390mAh battery is said to provide approximately 5 days of use, and the body is also IP68 dust and water resistant.

At the same time the new product was released, Huami also disclosed that it was developing the “Huangshan No. 1” AI wearable device chip for the first time. This 55nm process has a maximum frequency of 240MHz, equipped with 608kB SRAM, and integrates the controller of the Always On module. It is worth mentioning that “Huangshan No. 1” uses the RISC-V instruction set, and Huami claims that its computational efficiency is 38% higher than the Arm Cortex-M4 architecture. The chip has been successfully streamed and is expected to be released in the first half of 2019.

 

To read more, please visit: https://chinese.engadget.com/2018/09/17/amazfit-smartwatch-health-band-1s/.

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