Huawei has today launched the Huawei Watch GT 2 smartwatch in India. The wearable is the successor of the Huawei Watch GT smartwatch which was launched earlier this year.
The Huawei Watch GT 2 comes in two dial sizes – 42mm and 46mm variety of case colours and straps to choose from. The Huawei Watch GT 2 46mm Sport (Black) is priced at Rs 15,990, 46mm Leather Sport is priced at Rs. 17,990, and the 46mm Titanium Grey (Metal) is priced at Rs 21,990. The 42mm Black variant is priced at Rs 14,990.
The Watch GT 2 will be available across Flipkart, Amazon, Croma, and leading offline retail stores. The 46mm variants will go on sale on December 19 at midnight. The availability of the 42mm variant will be announced later.
If the customers book the watch from midnight onwards, between December 12 and December 18, they will get a Huawei Freelace worth Rs 6,999 free. However, these customers will be required to make the full payment at the time of booking the watch. Those who buy the watch between December 19 and December 31, they stand a chance to win a Huawei Minispeaker worth Rs 2,999 for free.
The 42mm version features a 1.2-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 390 x 390 pixels and the 46mm version features a 1.39-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 454 x 454 pixels. Both the versions are powered by the Kirin A1 chip which has been launched exclusively for wearable devices.
The Huawei Watch GT2 comes with Heart rate tracking with TruSeen 3.5, sleep monitoring, HUAWEI TruRelax, and all-day activity tracking. There are 13 running courses and 15 workout modes including running, hiking, walking, cycling, and swimming, and more. With Bluetooth 5.1, the watch is compatible with Android 4.4 and above and iO S9.0 and above devices. It runs on HUAWEI’s homegrown LiteOS.
The 46mm variant of the Huawei GT 2 packs in a 455mAh battery while the smaller 42mm variant houses a 215mAh battery. Huawei claims 14-day battery life for the 46mm variant while the 42mm has a claimed battery life of 7 days.
Huawei Watch GT2 comes with 5ATM certification, which means it is waterproof up to a depth of 50 meters. The dimensions of 46mm smartwatch are 45.9 x 45.9 x 10.7 mm and its weight is 41 grams. The dimensions of 42mm are 41.8 x 41.8x 9.4 mm and its weight is 29 grams. Sensors on board include Accelerometer sensor, Gyroscope sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, Optical heart rate sensor, Ambient light sensor, Air pressure sensor, and Capacitive sensor.