The Amazfit T-Rex Pro appears to be like like an ideal companion for everybody who likes to be outside: a cumbersome, strong watch with all the options you want to discover the outside.
With the Amazfit T-Rex Pro, Huami, an in depth companion of Xiaomi, has launched a mannequin that’s mentioned to rating with its resilience. For round 170 euros you will get a wearable that additionally has GPS on board. This permits out of doors exercises to be tracked with out the smartphone has to be in your baggage.
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What’s New in the Pro Version?
Externally, the Amazfit T-Rex Pro appears to be like like the fundamental model. The delicate variations lie in the sensors: The Pro model comes with a barometric altitude sensor that reveals the air strain and altitude. A SpO2 sensor estimates the oxygen saturation in the blood – a perform that many present wearables have on board, however which presents little added worth as a result of the measurement just isn’t medically correct.
The watch acknowledges exercises mechanically. However, this perform is deactivated at the manufacturing unit as a result of it consumes electrical energy. It could be switched on by way of the settings on the watch. Unlike the fundamental model, the watch additionally data the physiological exercise (PAI), a measure devised by the producer for sporting actions during which the coronary heart price will increase. It additionally calculates coaching values: the coaching load, the restoration and the endurance worth VO 2 max (most oxygen uptake).
Fitness features in a sensible check
The Pro model of the T-Rex has loads of sensors for recording coaching, reviews Computer Bild. In the sensible check, the coronary heart price was right even when the arms moved quite a bit. The route of a bicycle tour they recorded appropriately, the outcomes confirmed in the app as a map, and took into consideration the distance coated in altitude. The watch acknowledges in accordance to the producer, in case you are strolling, operating, biking, swimming or exercising on the elliptical or rowing machine. The setting of the detection could be adjusted to three ranges of sensitivity. If the watch has seen a coaching session, it signifies this and mechanically data the coaching session. In the sensible check, the watch, for instance, acknowledged a stroll after solely two minutes with the most delicate setting and in addition seen when it was over. Then a countdown to the finish of the coaching begins, which you’ll cease at the push of a button if the coaching ought to proceed. The sleeping hours’ discover mechanically recorded in the observe check sleep period and phases reliably.
Technical knowledge of the Amazfit T-Rex Pro
- Display:3 inches, AMOLED, 360 x 360 pixels, touchscreen with anti-fingerprint coating, always-on perform
- Operating methods: RTOS
- Companion app: Zepp
- Sensors: coronary heart price monitor, 3-axis accelerometer, 3-axis gyroscope, barometer, ambient gentle sensor, geomagnetic sensor, SpO2 sensor
- Sport modes: Over 100 items: operating (indoor/out of doors), biking, swimming, skateboarding, rowing, volleyball, soccer, and far more.
- GPS: GPS + GLONASS, GPS + BeiDou, GPS + Galilelo
- Bluetooth0 BLE
- Battery: 390 mAh
- Charging time: about 1.5 hours
- Waterproof: 10 ATM waterproof
- Material: Polycarbonate (case) / silicone (bracelet)
- Dimensions/Weight:7 x 47.7 x 13.5 mm / 59.4 g (with bracelet)
- Other particular options: step and calorie counter, customizable watch face, sleep monitoring, climate show, show of notifications, management of music playback, accepting/rejecting calls, PAI analysis, automated recording of eight exercises
- Compatible with cellular gadgets from Android 5.0 or Apple iOS 10.0
Amazfit T-Rex Pro battery
The battery of the T-Rex Pro is the identical measurement as the battery of the fundamental model and lasts for 390 mAh. In the sensible check, the watch lasted 5 days with a everlasting time show and coronary heart price measurement. The producer is a little more optimistic and guarantees 9 days of runtime with heavy use and 40 hours with activated GPS monitoring.
Price, colours, and availability
The Amazfit T-Rex Pro is now on sale at the official value of 169.90 euros. For comparability: the T-Rex has a beneficial retail value of 139.90 euros, however is accessible from retailers from 90 euros. The producer sells the “Pro” by way of its in-house store and thru sellers. The watch is available in black with a black-gray strap (“Meteorite Black”), in beige-gray (“Desert Gray”) and petrol (“Steel Blue”). A smartphone from Android 5 or iOS 10 with the Zepp app is required for setup and use.
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The Amazfit T-Rex Pro is an efficient wearable in and of itself. What’s missing is the potential to monitor exercises and management music playback at the identical time. There is hard competitors in the type of the Honor Watch GS Pro, which (other than presents) is a little more costly, but in addition has a microphone and loudspeaker and might management the aforementioned management of the music in parallel with monitoring. Especially since their battery life is slightly longer.