Huawei today launched three new wearables in India. The company has announced two fitness bands dubbed as Band 2 and Band 2 Pro and a fitness watch named Huawei Fit in India. The Band 2 series of fitness bands has been priced starting at Rs. 4,599 and the fitness watch is priced at Rs. 9,999. The devices are available on Amazon India.
Some highlight features of the latest wearables from Huawei include heart rate monitoring, VO2 Max on Band 2 Pro which measures the amount of oxygen your body can take in. These devices also come with 5ATM water-proof technology. The Huawei Fit watch features automatic step counting, sleep tracking and support for multi-sport activities.
Huawei Band 2 and Band 2 Pro features
The fitness bands feature POLED display. The bands feature a 100mAh battery with up to 21 days of usage time. The Band 2 Pro also has an independent GPS positioning and with this GPS mode it can offer up to 3.5 hours in GPS mode.
The devices feature a 5ATM waterproofing technology that allows protection up to 50 meters in water. Sensor wise they offer 3-axis Accelerometer, Detached PPG Cardiotachometer, and Infrared Wear Sensor. The Firstbeat can track your heart rate and also optimize your VO2Max on Band 2 Pro.
The Band 2 and Band 2 Pro offer tracking and monitoring of daily activities such as step covered, calories burned and distance covered. They also come with support for running, swimming and breathing exercises. Moreover, you can also monitor your sleep status and collect sleep data as well.
Other features of the Huawei Band 2 and Band 2 Pro include alarm notifications with smart event alarms, notifications for incoming calls, SMS messages, emails, calendar events, and WhatsApp notifications and other social media apps.
Huawei Fit features
The latest fitness watch from Huawei features a 1.04-inch (208 × 208 pixels) black and white always-on LCD display. It is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The Huawei Fit is compatible with Android 4.4 or above and iOS 8.0 and above devices.
If we talk about sensors on the Huawei Fit, it includes an accelerometer, gyro sensor, CAP-Sensor, Heart rate sensor for continuous heart rate monitoring, and an ambient light sensor.
It features daily activity tracking, and sleep monitoring. It also provides incoming call notifications and shows messages from other messaging apps. It features a gentle vibration alarm. Moreover, it has a feature that reminds you to move if you are sitting for too long.
The fitness watch is dustproof and waterproof with IP68 certification. This comes with 5ATM water-proofing technology which protects it for up to 50 meters in water. Connectivity option the Fit includes Bluetooth 4.2 LE. Huawei Fit features an 80mAh battery which is supposed to offer up to 6 days of battery life.
Price and Availability
The Band 2 and Band 2 Pro are priced at Rs. 4,599 and Rs. 6,999 respectively. They both come in Blue, Black and Red color options. The Huawei Fit is priced at Rs. 9,999. It comes in small and large sizes with Black, Blue, and Orange color straps. All the devices are available from Amazon.in.