Earlier this month (July 2017), Huawei announced a new fitness wearable Honor Band 3. Though the features of the band was disclosed during its announcement, the company chose not to disclose the price. The good news is that the Honor Band 3 has now been launched in India, it goes for the price of Rs. 2,799. The device is exclusively on sale through Amazon India and purchases has already started sometime last week.
The Honor Band 3 is a water-resistant, fitness wearable device that features a heart rate sensor which allows continuous monitoring. It comes in a “funky” colour options like dynamic orange, carbon black and navy blue colours.
Huawei Honor Band 3 Features
The recently released Honor Band 3 features a 0.9inch (128 x 32 pixel) vertical PMOLED display that reports users data based on their fitness activities. With this fitness wearable band 3, Huawei Honor made a claim of 50 meter water resistance and 30 days of battery usage after a single charge. Notably, the manufacturer made a clarification that the battery life claims are based on the tests conducted in its lab an and individual performance of the wearable will depend on usage patterns. The Honor Band 3 boasts of a 105mAh rated battery.
The Honor Band 3 also features a heart rate sensor. With this, users will be able to see their data on heart rate monitoring, workout sessions, and smartphone notifications from the display. The fitness wearable band from honor comes with a 16mm wide strap made of thermoplastic polyurethane. In addition to the heart rate sensor, the band also comes with an infrared sensor, pedometer, and a 3-axis accelerometer to map real time data of your sleep schedule patterns, calories, walking steps, distance, and running. Users of this band can simply get access to this data through the company’s pp on their smartphone.
In the aspect of connectivity, the Honor Band 3 comes with Bluetooth v4.2 BLE. As the band has water resisting capability, it also comes with a swimming mode that tracks swim time and calories burnt in the activity.
Further, the band’s larger bright display not only helps you track your statistics but also works as your All Day Assistant with notification alerts like caller ID, emails, call rejection, social media and calendar alerts,
The above is a statement made by the manufacturer.
With the TruSleep feature of the Honor Band 3, it is able to track sleeping patterns of users as well.
According to the statement made by the company, the carbon black colour variant will go on sale first, the other colours wil be introduced around Rakshabandhn and independence day.
Focused on innovation and customer-centricity, Honor is committed to introducing meaningful products. Wearable technology is changing the world really fast as they provide us with vital information that can help us live better. The new Honor Band 3 is equipped with smart technology to help people use intelligent trackers to keep a close watch on their fitness statistics.
P. Sanjeev, Vice President – Sales (Huawei & Honor Consumer Business) said on the launch of the Honor Band 3.