You in all probability affiliate Amazfit smartwatches, and subsequently Huami, the corporate that makes them, with cheap-and-cheerful alternate options to the Apple Watch or Google WearOS smartwatches. Whereas that is correct, the corporate has a fascinating particular version about to launch in China that can have Star Wars followers searching for one out from a pleasant importer.
Primarily based on the not too long ago introduced Amazfit Stratos three, which is also called the Good Sports activities Watch three, the Star Wars version provides some sci-fi design cool to the in any other case closely fitness-orientated wearable. Apparently, it even adapts the Star Wars branding to slot in with the sports activities theme, with some uncommon motivational messages on the strap.
There are particular Star Wars watch faces displaying Luke Skywalker or Darth Vader, whereas on the strap it says, “practice you could,” echoing phrases Grasp Yoda could have informed Luke earlier than he turned a Jedi, plus “Vader is my motivator.” Simply the factor in case you are a Stormtrooper who Lord Vader informed to get into form, and also you’re desirous to keep away from any Power Choke punishments.
What else? That’s all of the Star Wars-related info we all know concerning the new Amazfit watches for now, however we do know extra concerning the watch itself. Whether it is primarily based on the Stratos three, count on a 1.34-inch round touchscreen, a dual-core processor, a coronary heart fee monitor, GPS, a chrome steel case, and a number of other battery modes giving 14 days use with most features energetic. The Star Wars version fashions seem to have the identical physique design — 4 buttons and a carbon-fiber impact end across the round display screen — with slight shade scheme variations, and the brand new strap.
Huami will put the Star Wars Version of the Stratos three watch up on the market in China on December 19 by means of the T-Mall retailer, the place it would price the native equal of $230. Amazfit watches are bought internationally by means of Amazon, so there’s a likelihood you might be able to purchase it within the U.S. and elsewhere at a later date. Nevertheless, in the event you’re actually eager it could be clever to not wait.
The Stratos three has but to succeed in Amazon within the U.S., however you should purchase the $150 Amazift GTS which we not too long ago reviewed. Huami can even be displaying new merchandise at CES 2020, the place we may get to see the Star Wars smartwatch in individual too. The Star Wars smartwatches are being launched to coincide with Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker’s theatrical debut, and be part of a variety of different Star Wars-branded tech merchandise, together with Samsung’s engaging Star Wars Galaxy Word 10 Plus smartphone.