Back in June, Huawei introduced its latest smartwatch – Huawei Watch 3 series that comes with a brand new design. It’s was the first smartwatch that has pre-installed the HarmonyOS operating system and provides a premium user experience.
However, the Chinese tech maker has not forgotten to bring a new installment of its year-long GT series. Therefore, it has now launched the Huawei Watch GT 3 series, this watch comes with a brand new design and a look that revolutionized the classics of the Watch GT 2 models and is powered by HarmonyOS.
Interestingly, the Huawei Watch GT 3 series is launched in two models – 42mm and 46mm. This lineup is the first to be made available in the global market instead of just being a China-exclusive product. This is great news for any Huawei consumer around the globe to grab this amazing piece of the smartwatch in their country.
Huawei Watch 3 Price and Features:
- Huawei Watch GT 3 Black Fluoroelastomer – £209.99
- Huawei Watch GT 3 Brown Leather Strap – £249.99
- Huawei Watch GT 3 Staineless Steell Strap – £299.99
- Huawei Watch GT 3 White Leather Strap – £229.99
- Huawei Watch GT 3 Light Gold Milanese – £279.99
Display and Design:
Huawei Watch 3 42mm version has 1.32-inch nad the 46mm version has a 1.43-inch AMOLED Color display that supports touch, slide, and gestures features.
The Watch GT 3 46mm is available in two colors – Black and Steel. On the other hand, the Watch GT 3 42mm is announced in three colors – Black, Steel, and Gold.
Both of these models are made of stainless steel from the front and the rear case with plastic finishing. Aside from the frame and colors system, the Watch GT 3 46mm has a Black fluoroelastomer strap, leather strap, and stainless steel strap. The 42mm also has a fluoroelastomer strap alongside white leather and Gold Milanese strap options.
Coming to the operations these smartwatches come with a physical button system including a crown on the top right, followed by a function button at the bottom right side of the watch frame.
The Watch GT 3 46mm is designed for the wrist size of 140-120mm (42.6g without strap) and the Watch GT 3 42mm is designed for the wrist expansion of 130 to 190mm (35g without strap).
That’s not it, the Watch GT 3 provides you all-around protection with its 5 ATM water-resistant rating at up to 50 meters depth.
The Watch is powered by an ARM Cortex-M chipset and has 32MB of RAM alongside 4GB of internal storage.
On the backside, it has the following sensors.
- Accelerometer sensor
- Gyroscope sensor
- Geomagnetic sensor
- Optical heart rate sensor
- Air pressure sensor
- Temperature sensor
The watch tells the time of sunrise and sunset every day, supports different moon phases display, and keeps you informed of tidal changes in real-time. The built-in altitude barometer monitors the current air pressure in real-time and alerts you before the onset of extreme weather conditions, adding an extra protective device for your outdoor adventures.
Health and Fitness Features:
The Watch GT 3 supports more than 100 sports modes like running, cycling, hiking, swimming, jumping rope, and skiing. Whether you’re dipping in the pool or sweating it out on the field, you can enjoy your workout to the fullest. You can also use the watch to play music so that you can match your running time with an exclusive BGM to take the monotony out of exercise.
Blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) is one of the important vital signs that can reflect the oxygen supply of the body. Huawei Watch GT 3 automatically provides 24-hour SpO2 level detection. You can keep a track of your health via different sensors that are always there to protect you from various issues under your skin. The Watch GT 3 can measure a sleep routine, monitor your heart rate, regulate your breathing and relieve tension when you are stressed
Compared to the Watch 3 series, the Watch GT 3 lineup doesn’t feature LTE connectivity. However, it does support Bluetooth calling and has GPS support.
Let’s talk about the battery. The Huawei Watch GT 3 46mm version has a bigger battery that could last for 14 days in the following situations: 30 minutes of Bluetooth calling every week, 30 minutes of music playing every week, heart rate monitoring enabled, Huawei TruSleep enabled for sleeping, 90 minutes of working out every week (GPS enabled), message notifications enabled (50 SMS messages, 6 calls, and 3 alarms a day), the screen is turned on 200 times a day.
The battery can last for 8 days in the following situations: 30 minutes of Bluetooth calling every week, 30 minutes of music playing every week, heart rate monitoring enabled, Huawei TruSleep enabled for sleeping, 180 minutes of working out every week (GPS enabled), message notifications enabled (50 SMS messages, 6 calls, and 3 alarms a day), the screen is turned on 30 minutes a day.
Compared to the 46mm version, the Watch 3 42mm version can survive for 7 days in the following situations: 30 minutes of Bluetooth calling every week, 30 minutes of music playing every week, heart rate monitoring enabled, Huawei TruSleep enabled for sleeping, stress monitoring enabled, 180 minutes of working out every week (GPS enabled), message notifications enabled (50 SMS messages, 6 calls, and 3 alarms a day), the screen is turned on for 30 minutes a day.
[Update] Huawei Watch Buds is ready, check these pics before it launches
Update – December 6, 2022: Huawei has postponed the Watch Buds launch event and a new date is yet to announce (read more). Until then, you can check out the Huawei Watch Buds pics story below.
Original Story: November 30, 2022
Huawei has confirmed that its next smartwatch, Watch Buds and is ready to launch on December 2. The watch teaser is out and here are some new Huawei Watch Buds pics that we can look at before it goes official.
It’s one of the most sci-fi products that Huawei has ever released. Huawei Watch Buds is a 2-in-1 smart wearable that brings you earbuds inside the smartwatch.
These pics reveal Huawei Watch Buds as an ordinary smartwatch. However, the bezel is looking big, which may be due to the external architecture. It also has a metal frame and there’s a round crown on the right side.
After opening the watch face, you can see a pair of built-in wireless earphones. The size of the smartwatch is identical to the Watch GT series. The size of the earphones is relatively normal. However, there aren’t any aesthetics added to the earphones.
Additionally, the Huawei Watch Buds is powered by HarmonyOS operating system to provide a number of new smart features.
If you want, just open the watch face and access the earphones, it appears convenient. The battery life should be more than a usual smartwatch due to the extra power consumption to keep the earphones charged.
If you look closely, there are two placeholders to house earphones inside the watch alongside Huawei branding.
Huawei Consumer Business CEO, Yu Chengdong said Huawei Watch Buds is a revolutionary breakthrough for the company in the form and structure design of wearable products. It will allow everyone to enjoy an unprecedented convenient experience.
More to come:
The Huawei Nova 10 SE is already launched in the global market equipped with a 108-megapixel high-resolution camera with f/1.9 aperture. On the other hand, the Huawei Enjoy 50Z is a renamed version of the Nova Y61.
Huawei Watch D launching soon in Malaysia
Huawei Watch D smartwatch will launch soon in Malaysia. This smart wearable comes with new technological innovations including Blood Pressure Measurement, which is first in the smartwatch category.
Currently, Huawei has not revealed the specific launch date for Watch D in Malaysia.
Huawei Watch D:
The watch has 1.64 inches of AMOLED color screen, 456 x 280 pixels, and 326 pixels per inch. The screen supports touch interactions and is more than 51 x 38 x 13.6mm.
Huawei Watch D has a 30mm strap width and uses fluoroelastomer strap material with black color. The frame panel brings a side button for home and health functions. On average, Huawei Watch D provides 7 days of battery life.
This is a real smartwatch that brings you a blood pressure measurement feature with smart blood pressure reminders. It’ll show you SYS (mmHg) DIA (mmHg), and pulse (bpm).
Huawei Watch D also gets you updated with ECG analysis to stay informed about major health-related risks.
This smartwatch brings you an enhanced precious of impromptu blood pressure readings. That’s not it, Huawei Watch D gets you reminders about better habits.
There are various important healthcare features including SpO2, sleep, stress, and skin temperature measurement.
That’s not it, you can track your progress and share it with other users via the Health community.
Huawei Watch Buds: Everything you need to know
Huawei Watch Buds is an amazing smartwatch and it brings everything to the table as a brand-new innovation. Yes, it’s an innovation that other brands are lacking, while Huawei is surpassing the limits.
Still, we have to wait for the Watch Buds launch event. Until then, you can look at everything you to know about the Huawei Watch Buds.
Display and Design:
This smart wearable brings a design similar to any smartwatch in the market. Although, it takes a notable circumference and width on the wrist but users will manage that.
The display and frame are round and showcase a big bezel. The watch features a metal frame and there’s also a round crown on the right side.
To be mentioned, Huawei Watch Buds also shows the battery of the earphones. This is nice and keeps you synchronized with your earphones’ states.
With this smartwatch, Huawei Watch Buds offers a push-to-release button on the bottom side.
According to the leaked image, the model shown in the image features a leather strap. However, there’s could be more variants.
Oh, we’ve still not explained the 2-in-1 mechanism. Let’s dive into this.
The smartwatch comes with a set of wireless earphones and these are placed inside the compact watch frame. How does it work?
Push the button on the bottom of the dial to flip open the display. Then you have to open it like a flip foldable phone. Once opened, you’ll see two wireless earphones.
The earphones inside this smartwatch are simple and there are no aesthetics to help fit in the structure. However, there’s more to learn about earphones and their sound quality.
A leak about the Watch’s first appears confirmed to be powered by HarmonyOS operating system.
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