Xiaomi‘s sub-brand Huami unveiled a new round smartwatch – the Amazfit Verge. It promises 5 days of battery life with continuous heart rate tracking and even occasional GPS use (GLONASS is supported too). There’s NFC as well, which can be used as a bus pass and with AliPay in China
The watch is built around a 1.3″ AMOLED display (360 x 360px) covered with Gorilla Glass 3. The body measures 12.6mm thick and weighs 46g. It is IP68 waterproof, which is okay for showering with the watch, but not for swimming.
NFC for payments and bus passes • Heart rate and exercise tracking