Huawei today announced the newest member of its HUAWEI Band Series, HUAWEI Band 6 that will be retailing at Kshs 6,999. With consumers increasingly demanding more from their wearable devices, the new HUAWEI Band 6 has been greatly enhanced in terms of design, battery life and health and fitness monitoring.
HUAWEI Band 6 is Huawei’s first smart band to include a 1.47-inch AMOLED FullView Display with a 64 percent screen-to-body ratio, meaning it can display more information while remaining stylish. Moreover, HUAWEI Band 6 inherits the two-week battery life from Huawei wearable products.
Speaking of the new wearable in the market, Country Head, Zhujie said, “Supreme comfort and accurate health monitoring are crucial for smart bands. With this in mind, HUAWEI Band 6 adopts extremely high requirements on the design, materials, and various sensing technologies. It weighs only 18g, offering a lightweight wearing experience for all-day health monitoring. HUAWEI Band 6 is not only the first Huawei smart band that supports All-Day SpO2 monitoring, but also provides users with a full range of health monitoring features such as heart rate, sleep, stress, and menstrual cycle tracking. For fitness monitoring, the HUAWEI Band 6 supports 96 workout modes for professional data monitoring and analysis to help users exercise scientifically.”
Leading the trend in smart band design
HUAWEI Band 6 comes with a 1.47-inch AMOLED FullView Display with a resolution of 194*368 and 282PPI for vivid content. Compared to its predecessor, the display is 148 percent larger, and the screen-to-body ratio has also remarkably improved to 64 percent. The colourful screen display provides users with greater clarity of information and gives workout and health data in a more user-friendly display ratio. Users can easily swipe up and down, left and right, just like using a smartphone touchscreen.
HUAWEI Band 6 is available in Graphite Black, Amber Sunrise, Sakura Pink and Forest Green to match the user’s style or outfit. The fiberglass-reinforced polymer watch body – with its delicate metal texture coating, combined with the soft and skin-friendly silicone rubber strap – uses the UV light-induced polymerisation technique, offering a youthful design and leading the trend in smart bands.
Compact design with two-week battery life
HUAWEI Band 6 inherits Huawei wearable’s long battery life to manage the power consumption from the larger display. Supported by a high-efficiency chipset and smart power-saving algorithms, the HUAWEI Band 6 enables continuous heart rate and sleep monitoring with a 14-day battery life for uninterrupted use. On top of this, the HUAWEI Band 6 supports fast charging via a magnetic charger. One five-minute charge can sustain the smart band for two days of typical use. Weighing only 18g, the HUAWEI Band 6 is a remarkable piece of kit, standing out with its vivid FullView Display and 2-week battery life.
A new lifestyle featuring proactive health management
Health monitoring features are one of the most popular features for smart band users. Thanks to the hardware modules optimised, based on the Huawei TruSeenTM 4.0 and new smart power-saving algorithm, the HUAWEI Band 6 now supports All Day SpO2 monitoring. It monitors users’ health and generates an alarm when the blood oxygen level is low, helping them take swift action and manage their health more proactively. HUAWEI Band 6 also provides continuous, real-time, and accurate heart rate, sleep, stress, and menstrual cycle monitoring; it will also alert the user if the resting heart rate is too high or too low.
The fitness features of HUAWEI Band 6 also bring a whole new experience to users. The 11 professional workout modes such as indoor and outdoor running, cycling, and rope skipping, and 85 customized modes, including fitness, ball games, and dancing types, offering wide coverage of workout tracking. The HUAWEI Band 6 adopts Huawei-developed HUAWEI TruSportTM professional exercise algorithm to deeply analyse users’ exercise capabilities based on multi-dimensional parameters such as heart rate variability data and exercise data, providing them with scientific assessment and suggestions on their exercise capabilities.
A smart companion on the wrist
With its incredible battery life and lightweight design, the HUAWEI Band 6 is designed to provide its users with essential and smart features for extended periods of time in various scenarios. The HUAWEI Band 6 can intelligently identify unfamiliar numbers, control music playback and remote camera shutter.
HUAWEI Band 6 is not only leading the way in reshaping the conventional form of a fitness tracker, but also the most versatile entry-level wearable product on the market. With its “Go Bigger for Better” inspiration, HUAWEI Band 6 is designed to create a 24/7 health management and exercise improvement smart experience, helping users to establish new ways to live a healthy and active lifestyle.