We learned last week that Realme is gearing up to launch its Watch 2 and Watch 2 Pro smartwatches, which were mentioned in the source code of the Realme Link app. Now Realme Watch 2 has passed the FCC certification, which revealed its design and characteristics.
The Realme Watch 2 with the model number RMW2008 has a power button on the right side and is equipped with a 1.4-inch TFT color touchscreen with a resolution of 320 x 320 pixels. The removable silicone straps bear the Realme Dare To Leap slogan, which is also featured on the back panels of some of the manufacturer’s smartphones.
Realme Watch 2 received built-in heart rate and blood oxygen (SpO2) sensors, they comply with the IP68 degree of protection. The new watch received a 305 mAh battery instead of the 160 mAh one installed in the original model.
Realme Watch 2 is equipped with a Bluetooth 5.0 BLE module for connection; it supports smartphones with Android 5.0 and higher. iOS is not listed, but support is expected at launch.
The Realme Watch 2 case has dimensions of 257.6 x 35.7 x 12.2 mm; the watch supports various training modes, step counter, sleep tracking, as well as notification of messages and incoming calls. Also, the watch will receive a meditation mode and music and camera control.
Realme will open thousands of stores around the world
Recently, Realme Founder and CEO Li Bingzhong shared an open letter on Weibo, in which he shared the company’s success and plans for further development this year.
Last year, Realme became the fastest growing mobile phone brand in the world; and in the fall the company surpassed 50 million smartphones sold. At the end of 2020, the company ranked seventh in terms of smartphone shipments.
The company currently sells its products in over 60 countries around the world. According to Counterpoint’s report, Realme is one of the top 5 brands in 12 markets worldwide. The company ranks first in the Philippines and has already climbed to fourth place in India.
Going forward, Realme will focus more on AIoT products that integrate artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things technologies. In addition, the company is actively working to expand its portfolio of smartphones with support for fifth-generation networks.
One of the most important things that Realme should do to noticeably strengthen its position in the market is that the company is finally starting to build a retail chain of stores. In the near future, the first flagship store will be opened; and in total the company plans to open thousands of branded stores around the world.