During the launch event of the Huawei Mate 20 series that was held in Paris last October, the company had also launched the Huawei Watch GT and Band 3 Pro smartwatch. Today, the Chinese manufacturer has introduced both the wearable devices in India, along with the Band 3e fitness tracker.
Huawei Watch GT Specifications
The Watch GT comes in Sport and Classic Editions. While the former features a silicon band, the latter comes with a leather band. The watch features a 1.39-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 454 x 454 pixels. The smartwatch measures 46.5 x 46.5 x 10.6mm and weighs 45 grams without the strap. It sports a 316L stainless steel chassis and ceramic bezels.
The Watch GT offers 5 ATM water resistance and is also equipped with a tri-GPS system for accurate location tracking. There is no support for Wi-Fi and LTE connectivity on the smartwatch. The device is packed with various sensors such as an accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, optical heart rate sensor, ambient light sensor and barometer. Apart from TruSeen 3.0 heart rate monitoring technology for real-time heart rate tracking, the Watch GT comes with TruSleep 2.0 sleep tracking technology that offers more than 200 suggestions for better sleep.
The Huawei Watch GT smartwatch can be paired with devices running on Android 4.4 or higher and iOS 9.0 or above through Bluetooth 4.2 LE. It runs on a custom Light OS. Once paired with a smartwatch, the Watch GT can display notifications for calls, messages, alarms and reminders. It includes a 420mAh battery that promises 14 days of typical use. It takes around 2 hours to fully charge the device. After turning off the heart rate tracker, the smartwatch can last for up to 30 days. If heart rate monitoring, exercise tracker and GPS are turned on, the Watch GT can last for 22 hours. The smartwatch is also equipped with support for NFC connectivity.
Huawei Band 3 Pro and Band 3e Features
The Band 3 Pro has a 0.95-inch AMOLED color display with a UV coating. It features a metallic chassis and a soft silicon strap. The GPS-enabled Band 3 Pro comes with 5 ATM water resistance. It is also equipped with a TruSeen 3.0 heart rate tracker and TruSleep 2.0 sleep monitor. It can be paired to mobile devices through Bluetooth 4.2 LE.
The Band 3e fitness band features a 0.5-inch monochrome OLED display and soft silicone strap. It also comes with features like Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 5 ATM water resistance, professional running coach guides and an intelligent motion sensor for 97 percent accurate treadmill running data.
Huawei Watch GT, Band 3 Pro and Band 3e Price and Release Date
The Watch GT will be available for purchase exclusively through Amazon India from March 19th. The Watch GT Classic and Sport Editions are priced at Rs 16,990 and Rs 15,990 respectively. Early bird customers will get Huawei Sport BT AM1 earphones worth Rs 2,999 for free with the Watch GT. The Watch GT can be availed with no-cost EMIs of up to 12 months through major banks.
The Band 3 Pro is priced at Rs 4,699 and will go on sale via Amazon starting from March 26th. It can be bought in Obsidian Black and Space Blue colours. The Band 3e that is priced at Rs 1,699 will be available from March 19th through Amazon in Pink and Black colours.