Huawei sub-brand Honor has launched its three devices in India at the start of 2020 such as Honor 9X, Honor Band 5i, and Honor MagicWatch 2. Both the wearables will be available for sale from January 19, 2020, in India via Amazon website. The Honor Band 5i will be available in Black, Green, Pink color options. The smartwatch comes with AMOLED display, Kirin chipset, TruSleep technology, heart rate monitoring, and more.
The Honor MagicWatch 2 is priced at INR 14,999 (46mm) and INR 12,999 (42mm). On the other side, the Honor Band 5i fitness band is priced at INR 1,999.
Honor Band 5i – Details
The new Honor Band 5i comes with a 0.96″ touchscreen display with 160×80 pixels. It has a touch-capacitive home button. The display looks quite nice and has a USB charging option. Therefore, users can plug in the cable with any USB port easily.
It has a nice silicone strap for comfortable use and the band has 24 grams. It also has multiple modes like sleep tracker, exercise tracker, and 10 more fitness modes. The Honor Band 5i wearable features up to 5ATM water resistance. It has a 91mAh battery that can last up to 9 days on a single charge. While the fitness band can take up to 1.5 hours to charge fully.
The band is compatible with Android 4.4 or above and iOS 9.0 or above. It sports Bluetooth 4.2, music playback control, Oxygen Saturation level, TruSeen 3.5 heart rate tracking, and more. While the band also has some of the useful sensors like a 6-axis accelerometer, gyroscope, infrared wearing detection sensor, etc.
Honor MagicWatch 2 Smartwatch – Details
The smartwatch comes with a 42mm dial of a 1.2″ AMOLED display with a resolution of 390×390 pixels and the 46mm dial offers a 1.4″ AMOLED display with a resolution of 454×454 pixels. Both the dial variants are powered by the Kirin A1 chipset coupled with 4GB of internal storage capacity. It sports a 455mAh battery that can run up to 14 days on a single charge. The Honor MagicWatch 2 features the HUAWEI TruSleep 2.0 technology that can accurately track and diagnose around 6 common sleep disorders.
Additionally, HUAWEI TruRelax technology can also track the stress level and the smartwatch suggests breathing exercises for relaxation. While the 24/7 heart rate monitoring also provides health-related benefits. It has 5ATM of water resistance. You will get all the data on the HUAWEI Health app. The smartwatch supports push notifications like messages, e-mails, calendar notification, reminders, and more. Users can also perform Bluetooth call via earphones or speaker & mic from around 150m distance.