Last Updated on November 6, 2020 by Jude Simeone
Sequel to the GTS that was released last year, huami/Xiaomi have released the GTS 2 which succeeds the GTS, it is fitness-focused, and retains the same rectangular shape and appearance as its predecessor, but comes with a microphone, loudspeaker, more fitness tracking features and packs music storage features as well as Bluetooth calling with the introduction of Alexa voice assistant. Compare the differences between Amazfit GTS vs GTS 2 design, health tracking features, media, and battery life to find out what’s new.
Amazfit GTS vs GTS 2 Full Specifications Compared
|Amazfit GTS||Amazfit GTS 2|
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|Device name||Amazfit GTS||Amazfit GTS 2|
|Device type||Sport/Fitness smartwatch||Sport/Fitness smartwatch|
|Released date||September, 2019||September, 2020|
|Display size||1.65 inch||1.65 inch|
|Display resolution||348 x 442 pixels||348 x 442 pixels|
|Pixel density||341 ppi||341 ppi|
1 physical button
1 physical button
|Dimension||43.25 x 36.25 x 9.4 mm||42.8 x 35.6 x 9.7mm|
|Weight||24.8g (excluding straps)||24.7g (excluding straps)|
|Casing material||Aircraft-grade aluminum||Aircraft-grade aluminum|
|Strap size||20 mm||20 mm|
|Screen protection||Corning Gorilla glass 3||Corning Gorilla glass 3|
|Water resistant/Protection||Yes, 5ATM||Yes, 5ATM|
|Swim-proof||Yes, recommended||Yes, recommended|
|Color(s)||Black, gray, cyan, rose-gold, red, aqua||Streamer gold
|Memory card slot||No||No|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth v5.0||Bluetooth v5.0|
|GPS||Yes, GPS/GLONASS||Yes, GPS/GLONASS|
|Heart rate monitoring||Yes||Yes|
|Menstrual cycle tracking||No||Yes|
|Under-water heart rate tracking||No||No|
|On-screen workout modes||No||No|
|Preloaded sport modes||Yes,12||Yes,12|
|Heart rate monitor (HRM)||Yes||Yes|
|Operating system (OS)||Proprietary OS||Proprietary OS|
|Type of battery||Non-removable Li-polymer battery||Non-removable Li-polymer battery|
|Battery capacity||220 mAh||246 mAh|
|Battery life||Standby :46 days Mixed usage: 14 days||Standby: 20 days
Mixed usage: 7 days
Continous GPS tracking: 25hrs
|Charging type||Charging cradle||Charging cradle|
|Charging time||About 1-2 hours||About 1-2 hours|
|Battery saver mode||No||No|
|Text response||Quick replies||Quick replies|
|Companion app||Zepp app (Formerly Amazfit app)||Zepp app ( Formerly Amazfit app)|
|Customizable watch face||Yes||Yes|
|Interchangeable band||Yes, 20mm||Yes, 20mm|
|Voice command||No||Yes, Alexa|
|Amazfit GTS||Amazfit GTS 2|
|Charging cradle and USB cable||Charging cradle and USB cable|
|Quick start guide||Quick start guide|
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|Official Site||Official Site|
The differences between GTS and GTS 2 is that the latter comes with 4GB storage capacity, a microphone and loudspeaker than enable voice assistant via Alexa, the ability to make and receive calls from the watch when the phone is nearby, and features blood oxygen tracking – all of which the GTS lacks.
However, while GTS 2 is tested to last up to 7 days with mixed usage, GTS will last up to 14 days.
Although the GTS 2 retains the same shape and appearance as its predecessor, both smartwatches will track all the basics like your steps, heart rate, sleep, calories, and will help you manage notifications. However, GTS 2 comes with new features that make it a better smartwatch.
- 4GB Music Storage on GTS 2
- Microphone and Loudspeaker Have Been Added to GTS 2
- Bluetooth Calling on GTS 2
- Alexa is on GTS 2
- Blood Oxygen Tracking
The GTS 2 comes with a 4GB storage capacity that allows you to store your favorite tracks on the watch. You can add content easily to the GTS 2 from the Zepp app.
Unlike GTS, GTS 2 comes with a microphone and loudspeaker that will allow it to make and receive calls, and you can play media files aloud, as well as access voice assistant via Alexa.
As a result of the presence of a microphone and loudspeaker on GTS 2, you can make and receive calls directly from the watch when the connected phone is nearby.
Alexa voice assistant has been added to GTS 2 which will allow you to do simple tasks like using your voice such as to set an alarm, check the weather, and more. Alexa will be added to GTS 2 via an OTA update in the future.
GTS 2 features a blood oxygen app that allows you to measure your blood oxygen levels. This will allow you to see how well your blood absorbs oxygen.
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