Huawei and its brand Honor has expanded its track in the smartwatches market; by launching the Honor Watch GS Pro and Honor Watch ES at IFA 2020 event. With the new series, the Honor Watch GS Pro has been designed as a rugged offering with MIL-STD 810G-rated build that is shock, and water-resistant. On the other hand, The Honor Watch ES has been designed as a fitness-focussed smartwatch with features including heart-rate monitoring.
Available in three colours namely Charcoal Black, Marl White, and Camo Blue; the Honor Watch GS Pro has been priced at €249.99 for the EU nations and £249.99 in the UK. While the Honor Watch ES priced at €99.99 in the European market and £99.99 in the UK; is available in Meteorite Black, Coral Pink, and Icelandic White colours and is up for pre-orders in China.
HONOR WATCH GS PRO
The Honor Watch GS Pro uses a 1.39-inch 454 x 454 resolution AMOLED display, which is specially built for young explorers. It weighs 45.5 grams, supports 5 ATM water resistance, and has 790mAh battery. This battery as a 25-day working capacity under normal usage. If the GPS is on, the battery lasts for 48 hours. In addition, this smartwatch comes with more than 100 professional outdoor mode settings. This device already won the IFA Outdoor Creative Wearable Equipment Gold Award.
The watch casing uses stainless steel and high-quality polycarbonate material. Furthermore, the GPS of this device adds a special feature which the company calls Route Back. According to the company, Route Back ensures that users never gets lost. With this feature, you can always trace your starting point no matter how long the traverse. Other sensors in this device include an optical heart rate sensor, SpO2 sensor, accelerometer, gyro, barometer, compass, and ambient light sensor.
On the software end, the Honor Watch GS Pro comes with LiteOS which supports Bluetooth calling. Under the hood, this watch has a HiSilicon Kirin A1 chipset as well as a speaker and microphone. This smartwatch comes with two styles – a sports version and an active version. The sports version is available in carbon black, polar white, and tide blue. HONOR WATCH ES
Honor Watch ES
The Honor Watch ES is equipped with a 1.64-inch 456 x 280 resolution AMOLED colour screen, weighs 21 grams, has a built-in “wrist training” sports function, provides 5 ATM-level water resistance, can last up to 10 days, and can achieve 70% power in 30 minutes. It supports up to 95 sports modes and is available three colour options: meteorite black, coral pink, and Iceland white.