Amazon India has started teasing the launch of the Amazfit Bip U Pro Smartwatch online. This is an improved version of the earlier launched Bip U Model. This Pro variant will be available to purchase / pre-order in the coming weeks from Amazon.in. Check out the promo page hereto know about the launch price and first sale date.
April 7 2021 update: AmazonIN has announced the launch price of Amazfit Bip U Pro in India – Rs 4,999.
The Pro model has similar specs as the non-pro model. The Bip U Pro model comes with built-in GPS while the older Bip U model ( Rs 3,999 ) uses connected mobile GPS instead.
It features a 1.43 inch TFT Color touchscreen with a resolution of 320×302 pixels. It uses 2.5D glass and has an anti-fingerprint coating for a better visual experience. This smartwatch is compatible with both Android and Apple iPhones.
Amazfit has powered this watch with a 230mAh battery. According to the official specs sheet, you can get up to 9 days on a full charge. The battery backup will vary depending on the features you have switched on. This is not an Android Wear OS smartwatch, instead uses RTOS.
To control the smartwatch from your smartphone, you can download the Zepp app ( formally known as Amazfit app ) from the app store. For connectivity, Bip U Pro has Bluetooth 5.0 Low Energy. This smartwatch has a waterproof rating of 5ATM, so you don’t have to worry about using it in the rain or when swimming.
Xiaomi has officially launched Redmi Smart Band in India online. It has an MRP price of Rs 1,599 and will go on sale today ( Sep 9 ) at 1PM on Amazon.in. You can also buy Redmi Band + Additional Strap at a price of Rs 1,898 ( now in stock ) from Amazon.
Redmi Smart Band is an affordable, budget fitness band made by Xiaomi. It features a 1.08″ Full touch Color display and offers a standby time of up to 14 days on a single charge. It is available on Blue, Green, Orange and Black colors in India.
Like every other fitness band / fitness watch, Redmi Band also supports 24×7 Heart Rate Monitoring. It is also 5ATM water resistant, so don’t worry taking it to the pool or in the rain.
Helpful features like Idle alerts and notification alerts from app on your smartphones are on board as well. If you wear it during sleep, you can make it monitor your sleep cycles as well. You can also control audio using Play, Pause, Next, Previous etc controls available on the band.
Redmi band has a USB port build right in to the watch itself, so you don’t have to fiddle with external charging hubs to charge it. You can fully charge this band in 2 hours time.
Tital has launched Connected X Smartwatches in India. It has an MRP launch price of Rs 11,995. It is available in 3 different colors – 90116QM02 ( Copper Brown ) / 90116QM01 ( Khaki Green ) / 90116NM01 ( Jet Black ). All these models are now in stock on Amazon.in ( check here for the lowest prices )
Titan Connected X is a Full Touch smartwatch and comes with a Heart Rate Sensor. It features a 1.2 inch display ( 44.4 mm ) and has Analog hands. You can get up to 3 days battery with the smart features on and up to 30 days with the analog display only.
Regular Smartwatch features like Sleep monitoring, Notification alerts, Media control, Customizable watch faces etc are also available on the Titan Connected X Smartwatches. This watch is 3ATM Water resistant. Titan is shipping this with two straps in the box – 1 Silicone Strap & 1 Metal Mesh Strap.
boAt, the company that has been selling headphones in India for a while has decided to enter the smart band/fitness band category as well. boAt Pro Gear smart band is now official and will go on sale in India from July 12th onwards.
Pro Gear Smartband comes with regular features a budget fitness band like Mi Band 4 / Band 4 offers. However, it looks more stylish than those Mi bands in my opinion.
It features a full touch color display with a smart gesture awake setting and can track your Daily steps, Sleep quality, Burnt calories etc. If you don’t like the default watch face, Boat lets you change to the one suitable for you.
Like every other smart band / smart watch, you can connect it to your smartphone and receive notification and call alerts. You can customize it and get only the notification you want.
24 hours heart rate and sleep quality monitor
IP68 water and dust resistant
up to 7 days of working time ( up to 10 days battery backup without bluetooth connection and sync )
Build in charing port ( just plug it in to your laptop USB )
Huawei is gearing up to launch Honor Magic Watch 2 46mm and Honor Band 5i in India online via Amazon.in. Promo pages for these two Fitness products are already live. MRP price, Launch Offers etc will be announced in coming days.
Honor Magic Watch 2 46mmis powered by Kirin A1 chipset and offer up to 14 days of battery life. This is not an Android Wear OS watch, hence doesn’t come with app support. It has an AMOLED display and supports Always-On screen feature. Notification support is available as well.
It is also available in 42mm size, but only 46mm variant supports Bluetooth Voice Calling feature.
Honor Magic Watch can be controlled using Huawei Health App on both Android and Apple iOS. You can download new watch faces and install them on to your watch via this app. You can also update your Honor Watch to latest firmware via the app.
Like many other Smartwatches, this too supports 24/7 Heart Rate Monitoring, Sleep Monitoring, Step Counts, Calories Burnt etc.
Expected Honor Magic Watch 2 Price in India is Rs 12,999.
I have been using Mi Band 3 for a while now. Xiaomi has already launched it’s successor Mi Band 4 as well as a Heart Rate Sensor less Mi Band 3i in India a few months back.
Mi Band 3, when on offer, sells for Rs 1,599 online in India these days. Is it worth buying that for that price in 2020 ?
Great Battery Life – up to 3 weeks with Heart Rate Sensor Off
Notification support – you can choose alerts from which all apps to show via the app
Very Feature Rich companion app – Mi Fit
Automatic Do Not Disturb and Night Mode
Lightweight, Small and Easy to Wear
Waterproof – Go for a Swim without worries
Display is not that visible under Direct Sunlight.
Just a Generic Pill size design
As you can see, i can’t think of many things to put it under Cons section above. The notification alert system has allowed me to never miss a call or an important message. It’s really a good value for money fitness band and i would highly recommend you get one.