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Amazfit Bip U vs Bip vs Bip S – Which is Right For You?

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It started with Amazfit Bip, then Bip Lite, Bip S, and now Huami has added Amazfit Bip U to the Bip family which gives fans more options to choose from. Although it has the same appearance as other members of the Bip family, the Amazfit Bip U is a different smartwatch as it has a larger and more colorful display, more sports modes, and features blood oxygen tracking. However, it has a shorter battery life. This comparison compares the differences between Amazfit Bip U vs Bip vs Bip S to help you find out which is the right Bip smartwatch for you.

Amazfit Bip U is available in two versions; Amazfit Bip U and Amazfit Bip U Pro, the latter has inbuilt GPS which the former lacks. The Pro version also features Alexa voice assistant.

Amazfit Bip U vs Bip vs Bip S Full Specifications Compared

Amazfit Bip UAmazfit BipAmazfit Bip S
amazfit Bip U full specsAmazfit bip liteAmazfit Bip S Specifications

EDITOR'S RATING

Design:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Battery:
4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4.4 out of 5 stars (4.4 / 5)
Features:
3.8 out of 5 stars (3.8 / 5)
Price:
4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Average:
4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)
Design:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Battery:
4.7 out of 5 stars (4.7 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)
Features:
3.3 out of 5 stars (3.3 / 5)
Price:
4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Average:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)

Design:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)
Battery:
4.7 out of 5 stars (4.7 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)
Features:
3.4 out of 5 stars (3.4 / 5)
Price:
4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Average:
4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)

ABOUT DEVICE

Device nameAmazfit Bip UAmazfit BipAmazfit Bip S
Device typeSport/Fitness smartwatchSport/Fitness smartwatchSport/Fitness smartwatch
Predessesor------
Successor------
Released dateOctober, 2020August, 2017January, 2020
Ideal forUnisexUnisexUnisex

DISPLAY

Display typeTFT reflective LCD (Colored)TFT LCDTFT LCD
Display size1.43 inches1.28 inch1.28 inch
Display resolution320 x 302 pixels178 x 178 pixels178 x 178 pixels
Pixel density------
Input typeTouchscreen,
1 physical button
Touchscreen,
1 physical button
Touchscreen,
1 physical button
Always-onYesYesYes
Customizable watch faceYesYesYes

BODY

ShapeRectangular/curvedRectangular/curvedRectangular/curved
Dimension40.9 x 35.5 x 11.4mm39.4 x 34.1 x 9.5 mm42 x 35.3 x 11.4mm
Weight31g31g31g
Casing materialPolycarbonatePolycarbonatePolycarbonate
Strap/band materialSiliconeSiliconeSilicone
Bezel MaterialPolycarbonatePolycarbonatePolycarbonate
Strap size20 mm20 mm20 mm
Interchangeable band Yes, 20mmYes, 20mmYes, 20mm
Screen protectionCorning Gorilla glass 3Corning Gorilla glass 3Corning Gorilla glass 3
Water resistant/ProtectionYes, 5ATMYes, IP68Yes, 5ATM
Swim-proofYes, recommendedNot recommendedYes, recommended
Color(s)Pink
Green
Black
White
Green
Red
Black
Carbon black
Warm pink
Red orange
White

MEMORY

RAM------
Internal storage------
Memory card slotNoNoNo

CONNECTIVITY

BluetoothBluetooth v5.0Bluetooth v4.0Bluetooth v5.0
Bluetooth callingNoNoNo
Wi-FiNoNoNo
NFCNoNoNo
Payment systemNoneNoneNone
GPSNoYes, GPS/GLONASSYes, GPS/GLONASS

CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY

TechnologyNoneNoneNone
SIMNoneNoneNone
BandNoNoNo

NOTIFICATIONS

Email alertYesYesYes
SMS alertYesYesYes
Calls alertYesYesYes
Event reminderYesYesYes
WeatherYesYesYes
Third-party appsYesYesYes
Text responseQuick repliesNoNo

FITNESS TRACKING

Sleep apneaNoNoNo
Sleep trackingYesYesYes
StepsYesYesYes
Floors climbed__NoNo
Heart rate monitoringYesYesYes
CaloriesYesYesYes
DistanceYesYesYes
StressYesNoNo
VO2 Max.NoNoNo
Blood oxygenNoNoNo
Blood pressureNoNoNo
Menstrual cycle trackingYesNoNo
Swim trackingYesYesYes
Under-water heart rate trackingNoNoNo
Preloaded mapsNoNoNo
On-screen workout modesNoNoNo
Triathlon modeNoNoNo
ECG TrackingNoNoNo
Preloaded sport modesYes, 60Yes, 4Yes, 10
Safety trackingNoNoNo

MEDIA

AudioNoNoNo
Music streamingNoNoNo
Bluetooth musicNoNoNo
RadioNoNoNo
LoudspeakerNoNoNo
MicrophoneNoNoNo
CameraNoNoNo

SENSORS

PLATFORM

Operating system (OS)RTOSProprietary OSProprietary OS
Chipset------
CPU------
GPU------

BATTERY

Type of batteryNon-removable Li-ion batteryNon-removable Li-Polymer batteryNon-removable Li-ion battery
Battery capacity 225mAh190 mAh200 mAh
Battery lifeMixed usage: 9 daysStandby: 90days
Mixed Usage: 40 days+
GPS tracking: 20 hrs+
Standby: 90days
Mixed Usage: 40 days+
GPS tracking: 20 hrs+
Charging type2-pins POGO pin2-pins POGO pin2-pins POGO pin
Charging timeAbout 2-3 hoursAbout 2-3 hoursAbout 2-3 hours
Battery saver modeNoNoNo
Solar powerNoNoNo
Rapid chargingNoNoNo

CLOCK FEATURES

Time/DateYesYesYes
StopwatchYesYesYes
AlarmYesYesYes

OTHER FUNCTIONS

Control cameraYesYesYes
Music controlYesYesYes
Find phoneYesYesYes

MISC

Compatibility Android 5.0+
iOS 10.0+
Android 4.0+
iOS 8.0+
Android 5.0+
iOS 10.0+
Companion appZepp app ( Formerly Amazfit app)Zepp app (Formerly Amazfit app)Zepp app (Formerly Amazfit app)
Voice commandNoNoNo

BOX CONTENTS

Amazfit Bip UAmazfit BipAmazfit Bip S
StrapsStrapsStraps
ChargerChargerCharger
Quick start guideQuick start guideQuick start guide
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The Differences

  1. The difference between the Bip U and other members of the Bip family is that it has a larger TFT 1.43 inches display which is slightly bigger and more colorful than the 1.28 inches display of Bip S and Bip.
  2. All three smartwatches are fitness-focused, however, Bip U features more sports modes than regular Bip smartwatches. It features 60 preloaded sport modes compared to 4 found in Bip and 10 in Bip S.
  3. The Bip and Bip S have inbuilt GPS which the Bip U lacks. Although, you can still track your routes and locations with Bip U via connection to your phone GPS. Which means you’ll have to carry your phone along during an outdoor workout. Meanwhile, like I mentioned earlier, the Pro version of the Bip U has inbuilt GPS.
  4. For women, Bip U features menstrual cycle tracking which will allow you to log your period cycle. Moreover, the newly upgraded biological optical tracking sensor, BioTrackerTM 2.0 allows the Bip U to measure your blood oxygen levels which isn’t possible with Bip or Bip U.
  5. While Bip and Bip S have over 40 days long battery life, Bip U is tested to last up to 9 days which is way beyond what you can get with the other two.