Huawei announced its next generation smartwatches, the Huawei Watch 2, Watch 2 Classic and the Watch 2 4G at MWC 2017 earlier this year. The brand has finally launched the trio in India, packing all the high-end features that you would expect from a modern smartwatch released in 2017. The Huawei Watch 2 boasts a premium build quality and offers cellular connectivity with 4G support, allowing users to make and receive calls.
From a design point of view, the Watch 2 features a stainless steel back and features a 1.2-inch circular AMOLED display. The smartwatch is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 processor, which is coupled with 786MB of RAM and 4GB internal memory. Additionally, it also provides a heart rate sensor allowing users to get in-depth info such as their heart rate, distance covered, calories burnt, and more. On the software front, the Watch 2 runs on the Android Wear 2.0 platform and is compatible with smartphones running Android version 4.3 or higher and iPhones running iOS 8.2 or higher.As far as the other features go, the Huawei Watch 2 comes with an ambient light sensor, barometer, 3-axis Gyroscope, microphone, speaker and an IP68 water and dust resistance certification. Furthermore, as mentioned above, there is 4G LTE support as well. Other connectivity features offered by the smartwatch include WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and NFC. It packs a 420mAh capacity battery with fast charging support. Coming to the Watch 2 Classic, it sports a stainless steel bezel and leather straps, giving it a more premium look and feel compared to the standard version.
Huawei Watch 2 Specifications:
- Display: 1.2-inch circular AMOLED display with 328 Pixel per inch, Gorilla Glass 3 protection
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 platform
- Software: Android Wear 2.0
- Memory: 786MB
- Storage: 4GB
- Extras: Microphone, Speaker, Water and Dust Resistant (IP68) standard, Gyroscope, Ambient sensor, Barometer, heart rate sensor
- Connectivity: 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, NFC
- Battery: 420mAh with fast charging support
Huawei Watch 2 Pricing and Availability:
All of the three smartwatches will initially be available with only black bands and have been priced between Rs. 20,000 to Rs. 29,999. The Huawei Watch 2 standard version will cost you Rs. 20,900, whereas the Watch 2 Classic and Watch 2 4G have been priced at Rs. 25,999 and Rs. 29,999, respectively. As for availability, you can pick up the Watch 2 at Amazon.in, while the Watch 2 4G and Classic will also be available at offline retail stores across India, in addition to Amazon India.