Xiaomi will bring a new smartwatch in a few days. The Xiaomi Watch S3 can already be seen in a series of teaser images, which show an attractive design with an interchangeable bezel. But what do we know so far about the new smartwatch?
Recently, Xiaomi confirmed that the Xiaomi 14 series will be officially launched on October 26. These are expected to be the first smartphones based on the newly launched Snapdragon 8 Gen 3. However, there will be one more announcement: as the Chinese manufacturer has now confirmed, it will Watch S3 Also on display will be a new smartwatch. In line with this announcement, Xiaomi has already released some teaser images on Weibo.
Interchangeable bezel for a more personal look
At first glance, the design of the Watch S3 is similar to previous Xiaomi smartwatches. But the new model has one “Variable Bezel”, which can be easily removed. This should make it possible to customize the look of the watch with different bezels. The smartwatch automatically detects which bezel is currently in use. An integrated clock face will then be loaded which cannot otherwise be selected.
The watch also has one 1.43 inches Large and round AMOLED display that achieves a pixel density of 326 ppi. Maximum brightness falls with it 600 nits Rather mediocre, especially compared to other smartwatches. Amazfit Balance (test), for example, achieves around 1,500 nits. There will likely be an LTE modem with eSIM support The watch does not have a digital crown.
Xiaomi Watch S3 comes with HyperOS for the first time
The Xiaomi Watch S3 is the first smartwatch from the manufacturer to come with a new HyperOS Coming along, however, it is still unclear whether the interface will be based on WearOS 4 or its own operating system. We will probably know more about this during the presentation. Xiaomi 14 smartphones will also use HyperOS, although older smartphones will also get updates to the new interface.
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