Amazfit GTR 2 - All information about the Smartwatch
Amazfit GTR 2
Update 27. October 2020
Huami has the today Amazfit GTR 2 for global market presented. As could already be guessed, the Amazfit GTR 2 Global Version does without NFC, which is why mobile payment is not possible either. The global version is used for the voice assistant Amazon Alexa . Sales start on October 30, 2020. The non-binding sales price is EUR 169,99.
Here is the recording of the global launch event:
Elegant design with AMOLED display
Huami has next to the Amazfit GTS 2 also the Amazfit GTR 2 presented. The smartwatch is available as an elegant “Classic” or “Sport” model. The Sports model presents itself with a durable plastic watch strap. The case is made of lightweight aluminum so that the watch is barely noticeable around the wrist. The weight without the bracelet is 31.5g. As an alternative to the sports model, Huami also sends in Classic model into the race. The design is the same, but instead of a plastic bracelet, this model comes with an elegant leather bracelet. The case is made of stainless steel and weighs 39g. The smartwatch is operated using two buttons on the side. A water protection is on both models up to 5ATM given.
The circular 1.39 inch display is of the type AMOLED and solve it 454 454 x pixels on. The display type is characterized by an excellent black level and a particularly strong color representation. The high point density of PPI 326 can hardly be made out. The display, which is curved towards the edges, merges with the particularly thin watch case with almost no border. Hardened protective glass promises a particularly high level of protection against bumps and scratches.
Huge 471 mAh battery
A highlight of the Amazfit GTR 2 is the lush 471 mAh battery. According to Huami, the average running time is approx. 14 days. Those who are particularly sparing will even achieve up to 38 days runtime. The battery is charged via a magnetic charging connector in around 2.5 hours.
12 sports programs and BioTracker 2
The rest of the equipment hardly differs from that Amazfit GTS 2. There is also 12 sports programswho track individual activities in detail and create a BioTracker 2 PPG sensorwho monitors the wearer's heart rate and oxygen saturation. Special measuring and monitoring procedures such as PAI, OxygenBeats and RealBeats available. This makes it possible to get an overview of physical fitness in the long term. An extensive sensors, consisting of a gyroscope, acceleration sensor, air pressure sensor and magnetic sensor make the tracking accuracy more precise. The position is determined using GPS. All data can be evaluated via the Zepp appwhich can be easily installed on Android and iOS mobile devices.
Telephony, music and NFC
In addition to the sports and health functions, the Amazfit GTR 2 is also a perfect everyday companion. The smartwatch has a combination of Microphone and speakers built in, via which Bluetooth calls can be made. If a call is received on the connected smartphone, it can be made directly via the smartwatch. Incoming on the smartphone Notificationssuch as WhatsApp messages or e-mail can be forwarded directly to the smartwatch. It is not possible to just answer that.
Other functions that were previously reserved for the Chinese market include NFC, the use of the language assistants and the NetEase Music Cloud. It is currently not known whether and to what extent these functions will also be implemented in the event of a global market launch.
Price and availability
The Amazfit GTR 2 costs 999 yuan in China, which is converted 125 Euros corresponds. As with the GTS 2, Huami has not yet revealed any plans for a global launch. However, it is quite likely that the new Amazfit Smartwatches will also be available in this country in the coming weeks.