Huawei Watch GT Reviews, Prices & Specifications
Huawei, at the Mate 20 series launch event, Huawei announced the launch of two new wearables. They are Watch GT and Band 3 Pro. The Huawei Watch GT smartwatch runs on the company’s proprietary Light OS. It claims 14 days of battery life. Also, it comes with a real-time heart rate monitoring feature. The water-resistant watch has sleep and sports tracking features. Meanwhile, the Huawei Fitness Band 3 Pro is accompanied by a built-in GPS, AMOLED touchscreen, and water-resistance capabilities as well.
Huawei Watch GT Price
The Huawei Watch GT costs EUR 199 (roughly Rs. 16,900) and EUR 249 (roughly Rs. 21,100) for the Sport and Classic versions respectively. Whereas, the Band 3 Pro is more reasonable at EUR 99 (roughly Rs. 8,400). The availability may vary depending upon region.
Huawei Watch GT Specifications
Huawei Watch GT comes with several interchangeable strap options, a round dial, a slim 10.6mm thickness, and a 1.39-inch OLED precise touchscreen (454×454 pixels) display with 326ppi pixel density. The most interesting feature is its two-week battery life with the varied usage of heart-rate monitoring and 90 minutes of exercise per week. Furthermore, Huawei boasts about battery life lasting for 30 days if the heart rate monitoring is off and the watch is used only for receiving messages and calls. On the other hand,if the GPS, heart-rate monitoring and exercise monitoring are kept on continuously, the smartwatch will last for 22 hours.
The increase in battery life has been achieved due to a dual-chip architecture that achieves 80 percent power consumption saving, Huawei claims. The Watch GT integrates TruSeen 3.0 heart rate monitoring technology. It will provide increased efficiency and accurate real-time personal heart-rate measurement.
Huawei Watch GT Features
The Huawei Watch GT is water-resistant up to 50 metres, hosts a barometer, compass, and altimeter. It also supports sleep monitoring. TruSleep 2.0 claims to figure out common sleep-related issues. Consequently, it provides more than 200 potential suggestions for better sleep. Apart from all of this, the Watch GT displays notifications of any messages, calls, reminders, or alarms as well.
The Watch GT’s dimensions are at 46.5×46.5×10.6 mm. Its weight is 46 grams (without the strap). The consumer has options of metal, plastic, and ceramic materials in the watch case. It is available in Black Stainless Steel and Stainless Steel colour options. The watch strap is a graphite black silicone strap. Other options are saddle brown leather silicone strap, glacier grey silicone strap or fluorescent green silicone strap.
In terms of specifications, the Huawei Watch GT has a 16MB RAM and 128MB ROM. Additionally, it supports Bluetooth v4.2 & NFC. It does not support Wi-Fi. For pairing, so it requires a device running atleast Android 4.4. The Watch GT takes little more than two hours to fully charge.