In recent years, given the importance gained from the notifications, more and more users have approached the world of w. In more than one occasion, in fact, it is particularly useful to manage notifications directly from the wrist instead of using the smartphone. But not only, since these devices integrate numerous functions. That's why in this article we give you our ranking of the best Chinese smartwatches.
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Last updated: 3 March 2019
The best Chinese smartwatches
If you have already haunted the world of Chinese smartwatches, surely theU8 it's a model you've already heard of. The device was a sales success both in China and in the rest of the world, given its own competitive price. In fact, it is possible to buy it online around the 7 / 8 euro, making it especially suitable for those facing the hi-tech sector for the first time.
The shell is in plastic and metal, with a physical button to awaken the display and the door microUSB for charging, in addition to one speaker for audio playback and the microphone. The strap is made of silicone but is not interchangeable. To feed the square display from 1.48 inches we find a battery from 230 mAh. Below the screen are present 3 capacitive keys to move between menus and functions.
The 3.0 Bluetooth connectivity allows the call management, phone book, SMS, music player, clock and alarm clock and more. There are also functions such as pedometer, remote camera, anti-loss and more.
LEMFO LF19 / LF21
If we talk about low-cost devices, Lemfo is a rather widespread brand. In this case we have two options, that is Lemfo LF19 e LF21. They are both particularly interesting models, as they offer certification IP67. This allows its use both under the shower in that pool,. You can also monitor your training sessions, with tracking data such as movements, timing and calories burned.
Il circular design del Lemfo LF19 is more suitable for those looking for a minimal device, unlike most lines rugged of the LF21 Lemphus. Through 4.0 Bluetooth connection it is possible to connect it to a smartphone Android that iOS. These are smartwatch suitable for those who want a more classic watch but with smart functionality. This also translates into one greater autonomy.
If the Willful SW016 it's one of the best-selling smartwatches, it's not a case. First you can find it on Amazon Italy at a price of about 35 €, with Amazon shipping, with all the advantages that come with it. Given the proposed aesthetic, it is rather suitable for those looking for a similar Apple Watch but at a value for money cheaper.
In addition to integrating various smart features, the Willful SW016 enjoys strong smartphone independence. Inside one resides SIM slot and one microSD, allowing its use unattached to your phone. A godsend for those who maybe play sports and do not want to bring their smartphone behind. Calls can be managed directly from the watch, thanks to the combination of speaker and microphone.
Going up the level we find theAmazfit Bip, One of the best buy among the best Chinese smartwatches, what we can consider theheir of the Pebble. At a price, however, the watch offers improvements under various points of view. The strap è interchangeable, the battery is recharged via magnetic pins and the display è well readable, thanks also to the allways-on with transflective technology.
Certification IP68 it guarantees its use even under water, while connectivity GPS / GLONASS makes it a useful ally in the open air. Among the sensors we also find compass, barometer and gyroscope. The Amazfit Bip is a smartwatch that winks at the world of fitness, with features such as pedometer, miles traveled, calories burned, stopwatch, sedentary but above all measure of heart beats.
All this is enriched by the presence of the GizROM with Italian language. The ad hoc software allows you to use features like weather, alarm, timer, change of watchfaces and so on. Obviously, there is the possibility to manage calls, SMS and notifications from your smartphone, either Android that iOS.
That Amazfit is one of the most famous companies in this sector is no doubt. In our ranking there are several models, including theAmazfit Pace. It is a product of superior quality, above all on an aesthetic and constructive level. The interchangeable strap connects to ceramic case. Certification IP67 it protects it from splashes and short dives.
Speaking of connectivity department the Amazfit Pace boasts support to 802.1 Wi-Fi b / g / n, as well as Bluetooth 4.1 and navigation GPS / A-GPS / GLONASS. The sensors include accelerometer, gyroscope, and brightness sensor heart rate monitor for monitoring physical activity.
As well as the Beep, even here we find a transflective display, protected by glass Gorilla Glass and in this case circular and with one good resolution (320 x 300 pixels). Although the functions do not lack, the battery from 280 mAh manages to cover about a week of use. And ours is not lacking GizROM with Italian language.
ZEBLAZE THOR 4
Presented by a few days, the Zeblaze Thor 4 he immediately attracted the attention of the public. This is because it is one of the few Chinese (and not) smartwatches to integrate support to 4G LTE connectivity. The chipset with quad-core processor, then, is well supported 1 GB di RAM e 16 GB of internal memory. The operating system is based on Android 7.0 Nougat and the battery from 580 mAh guarantees several days of autonomy.
On the front side stands out the circular 1.39 inch display with technology AMOLED ad high resolution (400 x 400 pixels) and with protection Gorilla Glass 4. There is also a 5 mega-pixel camera. Thanks to the GPS support it is possible to exploit more than different 9s training mode.
At the upper step we find theAmazfit Stratos (Sports Watch 2), which is the top of the Asian company. Compared to the previous Amazfit Pace, the design is equally accurate but with some more mature aesthetic lines. The polycarbonate shell has a carbon fiber style texture, resulting elegant and very comfortable. The strap is interchangeable and the shell is resistant to diving up to 50 ATM.
The circular LCD display from 1.34 inches it is also transflective in this case, allowing a good reading even under sunlight. Furthermore, the brightness sensor it automatically adjusts according to the environmental situation. Even if there is no microSD slot, the internal memory from 4 GB allows you to save music to listen to from smartwatch via Bluetooth headphones.
We could not miss ours GizROM, with which to enjoy the Italian language, translated functionality and the ability to load third-party watchfaces and APKs. Connectivity and sensors include support 802.11 Wi-Fi b / g / n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS / GLONASS navigation, as well as accelerometer, gyroscope, compass, barometer and heart rate monitor.
From the design that recalls Peace e Stratos, The new AmazFit Verge it differs not a little from its two predecessors. The display is a panel AMOLED da 1.30 inches with resolution 360 360 pixels x, a processor is mounted dual-core da 1.2 GHz, Supported by 512 MB of RAM and from 4 GB of internal memory. It has certification IP68 and includes among its connectivity GPS / GLONASS,Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi from 2.4 GHz and a module NFC.
Her youthful look, enriched by fresh and trendy colors, brings out her vein devoted to fitness and health. THE'AmazFit Verge, in fact, will notify the user if they should occur irregularity in heart rate, both during the day and during training.
TICWATCH E & S
Recently there has been much talk of Mobvoi, the company behind the creation of the much appreciated TicWatch Express e TicWatch Sport. Among all the devices on the market, these are the only "cheap" smartwatches with Android Wear 2.0. This means a much deeper and more sophisticated integration with a smartphone. The interface is intuitive and customizable, with various watchfaces and integrating also fitness app, also manageable via GPS Compass.
The main difference between the two models is purely aesthetic. The TicWatch Express offers a design minimal, with a look that matches both formal and informal contexts. From his has the advantage of having the interchangeable strap. On the contrary, the TicWatch Sport denotes a tone more sporty, as the name indicates. But do not worry, because both have certification IP67.
In both cases we have a circular display from 1.4 inches with resolution from 400 400 pixels x and technology AMOLED, while at the bottom there is the heart rate monitor for measuring heart rate. The MT2601 chipset is flanked by 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB internal storage for audio files. The combo speaker and microphone allows us to manage phone calls, in addition to the more classic notifications.
To stay on the subject of Mobvoi we can not help but point out also the TicWatch Pro. The top of the range of Chinese manufacturer is equipped with Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi b / g / n Single Band, accelerometer, gyroscope, compass, heart rate monitor, GPS / A-GPS ed NFCtherefore, only the support is missing 4G.
on Ticwatch Pro there is a chipset Snapdragon Wear 2100, flanked by 512 MB di RAM e 4 GB di the memory Internal. Another feature is not just the dual display, one FSTN superior and one AMOLED lower, this will save us battery thanks to the FSTN, however, a respectable battery that guarantees us two days of autonomy thanks to his 415 mAh.
HUAWEI WATCH 2
We conclude with the Huawei Watch 2, the most expensive but also most complete proposal in our ranking. First of all because, unlike almost all the alternatives, it is one of the few to have a variant with support 4G. And always talking about connectivity, there is also theNFC for mobile and non-mobile payments, as well as Wi-Fi b / g / n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS / GLONASS.
Among the functions present we have the continuous measurement of the heartbeats as well as the values of VO2Max. All of this is supported by Qualcomm SoC Snapdragon 2100, together with 768 MB of RAM e 4 GB of internal memory. The software is based on Android Wear 2 with lots of Google Assistant to accompany us daily.