Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has added to their fitness band lineup with the latest Honor Band A2 that comes with continuous heart rate tracking. The band comes under the affordable fitness bands lineup of the company and is priced under Rs. 3,000.
It comes with an IP water-resistance certification and OLED display and it is compatible with both Android and iOS. Previously, the company had introduced the Honor Band 3 with similar features, but the new Honor Band A2 features a continuous heart rate tracki8ng during activity.
Honor Band A2 Specifications
For the uninitiated, Honor had earlier introduced the Honor Band 3 with a dedicated swimming mode in it. The Honor Band A2 was introduced in China last year and is now available in India.
This Honor Band A2 comes with a 0.96-inch interactive OLED display. The band also comes with an IP67 water and dust resistance. In terms of functionality, the device is equipped with a Pedometer, Exercise tracker, sleep monitor, and a sedentary reminder. The special feature of the band is its continuous heart rate tracker which provides real-time monitoring of your heartbeat.
Coming to connectivity, the Honor Band A2 connects with devices running Android 4.4 or above and iOS 8 or above. The device communicates with your phone via Bluetooth 4.2 which means it can remain connected without draining much battery. Also, you get incoming calls and messages notifications with call muting option.
Talking about the battery, the band is backed by a 95mAh unit which provides up to 9 days of battery life and 18 days of standby time.
Pricing and Availability
The Honor Band A2 will be available in Black color and will be available on Amazon from 8 January at a price of Rs. 2,499.
P Sanjeev, Vice President, Sales, Huawei Consumer Business Group, commented, “The Honor Band A2 is the best in category wearable gadget with smart health and notification features. It is more than just a simple fitness band that not only helps you live a healthy lifestyle but also stay updated on the social front as well. Our previous Honor Band 3 was a bestseller in its category and we are confident of replicating the same success with Honor Band A2.”