Huami unveiled the Amazfit Verge smartwatch late last year. Initially, it came with the Xiao digital assistant, but a new update released today enables Amazon’s Alexa. Here’s a sample of what you can ask from Alexa:
Alexa’s other features work just as well, e.g. you can start a timer with a voice command or control your home automation system.
iPhone users get an additional update, which allows them to to receive calls on the Verge smartwatch (this was already possible with Android phones).
Here’s a quick recap on the Amazfit verge – it costs $160 in the West and features a 1.3” OLED display with Gorilla Glass 3, it’s IP68 waterproof and has 5 days of battery life with heart rate tracking and occasional GPS tracking. It runs a propriatery OS on a dual core CPU with 512MB RAM and 4GB storage.