Honor MagicWatch and Band 5 receive a permanent price cut in India

Last month, Honor had launched the MagicWatch 2 and Band 5i in the Indian market. Now, the Huawei sub-brand has permanently slashed the prices of its first-gen Honor MagicWatch and Band 5. To recall, both the smart wearables were launched last year with the former being released in January and the latter in August. Out of the two, the smartwatch has received a huge price cut. Both the devices are available at revised prices on Flipkart. The MagicWatch is up for purchase at Rs 7,999 instead of the original price of Rs 14,999. The Honor Band 5’s price is down to Rs 2,299 from its launch price of Rs 2,599. Flipkart is also offering no-cost EMI option and bank offers on the wearables that can further bring down the price of the device. 

Honor MagicWatch and Band 5 specifications and features

The Honor MagicWatch has received a price cut of Rs 7,000 in India

Starting with the MagicWatch, the device features a 1.2-inch circular AMOLED display with touchscreen support. The device sports a stainless steel build and is water-resistant up to 5ATM. The smartwatch offers a heart rate sensor, professional fitness mentor and sleep tracker. It is equipped with built-in GPS and comes with support for a variety of indoor and outdoor activities like mountain climbing, cycling and swimming. 

The Honor MagicWatch is capable of lasting up to 7 days on a single charge. It offers notifications like incoming calls, messages and flight information. The smartwatch is compatible with both iOS and Android devices. 

Coming to the Honor Band 5, the fitness tracker offers a 0.95-inch AMOLED display. It comes with a 24-hour heart rate monitor and Huawei TruSleep technology to monitor sleep and breathing patterns. The device is water-resistant up to 50 meters and also offers swim stroke recognition. It offers support for 10 fitness-related activities. The fitness tracker is equipped with an SpO2 monitor that measures the oxygen levels in the blood. It is also capable of detecting fatigue, dizziness and poor sleep. 

The Band 5 offers convenient features like message reminders, phone finder, remote picture taking and music control. The fitness tracker is claimed to last up to 14 days on a single charge in standby mode, and up to 6 days of usage with tracking features turned on. 

Viraj Gawde

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