After Huami's shift and his new ones Amazfit GTS 3, GTR 3 and 3 Pro, today it's up to Mobvoi who removes the veil from the new one TicWatch Pro 3 Ultra GPS. And unlike Huami's smartwatches, in this case we are dealing with a smartwatch without a proprietary operating system, but with WearOS. But this is not the only noteworthy specification of the new exponent of the TicWatch series: let's see what are the innovations introduced for the wearable world.
Mobvoi presents TicWatch Pro 3 Ultra GPS: here's what's new
Compared to the previous model, TicWatch Pro 3 Ultra GPS points to a very specific sector, namely that of those who usually live outdoors. And it does so by providing military certification MIL-STD-810G making it more robust than its predecessor, certification IP68 and geolocation GPS (with GLONASS, Galileo, QZSS and BeiDou) assisted by compass and barometer. It measures 47 x 48 x 12,3 mm, weighs 41 g and the stainless steel shell is available in the only Shadow Black color. The 22 mm strap is in fluorinated rubber (or in leather for the 4G variant) and is interchangeable.
Like the recent TicWatch Pro X and other models from the past, this new model also boasts a double display 2.0 with FSTN (Film Super Twisted Nematic) technology. This dual screen causes it to be above the panel AMOLED da 1,4 " 454 x 454 pixels with Gorilla Glass protection there is a mono-chromatic and transparent one. When the primary one is not used, the smartwatch automatically switches to the secondary one to conserve battery. In this way, it is possible to obtain a range of up to 72 hours with standard use e up to 45 days with minimal use.
The chipset is unchanged, that is Snapdragon Wear 4100 with 1 GB of RAM ed 8 GB of storage, but the system a Mobvoi dual processor makes it more powerful, according to the company with a boost of + 40%. The health sector is based on 24h cardiac monitoring with irregular heartbeat detection (IHB / AFib), oxygen in the blood SpO2, mental fatigue, TicSleep sleep tracking, and TicZen stress management. All parameters that support the more than 20 sports modes for the analysis of your training activity, even at high intensity (HIIT).
Being based on WearOS, TicWatch Pro 3 Ultra GPS is a smartwatch based on Google's software ecosystem and everything that goes with it. Therefore there is support for Google Assistant, to contactless payments with Google Pay via NFC and the ability to use Spotify to listen to music directly from the smartwatch with Bluetooth headphones. Connectivity is via Bluetooth 5.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, there are speaker e microphone and support for receiving notifications and sending messages. There is also a version with LTE modem for autonomous call management.
Price and availability
TicWatch Pro 3 Ultra GPS is available in Italy on the official Mobvoi store and on Amazon at a price of 299,99€ for the basic version and 359,99€ For that 4G.