Huami Amazfit Ares with a rugged design announced

Huami Amazfit Ares announced smartwach
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Launched in 2013, Huawei is the world’s largest manufacturer of smart wearable products. Besides its own lineup of smartwatches and fitness bands, the company is also the exclusive provider of wearable technology to Xiaomi. While its Mi Band 5 is yet to come, Huami has now announced “Amazfit Ares“. It is a full-fledged smartwatch with a rugged design, a lot of fitness tracking features, and up to two weeks of battery life. Let’s find out about the features, launch date, and expected price of Huami Amazfit Ares in Nepal.

Huami Amazfit Ares Oveview

The Amazfit Ares is an all-appealing smartwatch, if not for the design. It features a rugged look suggesting its rigid build quality. As a result, Ares sacrifices a fashionable look for durability. Inside of the aggressive build material, is a square 1.28-inches color touchscreen display which also features AoD (Always on Display). The screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and has a 176 by 176 pixels resolution. It also features an ambient sensor that can adjust the display’s brightness according to the ambient light.

Huami Amazfit Ares display smartwatch

In terms of fitness tracking, you get up to 70 sport modes to track and record your exercises. Some of them are walking, running, trekking, cycling, treadmill, swimming, yoga, mountaineering, etc. Amazfit Ares comes with the “huami-PAI” health system for personalized health tracking. Moreover, it also features the FIRSTBEAT platform for a more professional level of sports analysis; including features like VO2Max calculation, Training Load, Recovery Time, and Training Effect.

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Similarly, the Amazfit Ares has a built-in GPS + GLONASS system which is a plus in a smartwatch of this price. Though it doesn’t support eSIM, you can receive notifications for calls, messages, and other applications. Getting into the battery, Huami promises up to 14 days of endurance in normal usage through its 200mAh cell. And that number can bump up to 90 days when used in watch-only mode, and just 23 hours with continuous GPS usage.

Huami Amazfit Ares built-in GPS, GLONASS smartwatch

There is a bio tracker PPG optical heart rate sensor, tri-axis accelerometer, and a barometer. Complementing the rugged design, the Huami Amazfit Ares is 5ATM (50 meters) water resistance. Getting into connectivity, the smartwatch supports Bluetooth 4.2 LTE and can connect to Android devices running v5.0 or higher, and iOS 10 and above.


  • Body: 1.83 x 2.19 x 0.55-inches; 48 grams; Polycarbonate materials
  • Display: 1.28-inches color touchscreen display; AoD support
  • Resolution: 176 x 176 pixels
  • Battery: 200mAh; Full charge under 2 hours
  • Battery Life: 14 days normal usage; 90 days (watch-only); 23 hours (continuous GPS usage)
  • Water Resistance Level: 5 ATM (50m/160ft)
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2
  • Sensors: Biotracker PPG optical heart rate, tri-axis accelerometer, barometer, in-built GPS + GLONASS
  • Colors: Black, Army Green

Huami Amazfit Ares Price & Availability

The Huami Amazfit Ares is up for pre-orders in China from today for the price of ¥ 499 (~NRs. 8,530). And the official sales will begin starting June 1st. We expect the Huami Amazfit Ares to launch in Nepal at a price of Rs. 10,000.

Smartwatch Name Price in Nepal (Expected) Availability (Expected)
Huami Amazfit Ares Rs. 10,000 June – July 2020

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