MWC 2015: Huawei adds Watch, wearables and phablet

Huawei at MWC 2015

Huawei has unveiled its wearable devices — Watch, TalkBand B2, and TalkBand N1 and a phablet at the Mobile World Congress 2015.

“Leveraging Huawei’s technology and innovation, Huawei Consumer BG aims to be a leader in the wearable space,” said Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer BG.

Features of Huawei TalkBand B2 include professional design, fitness tracking and synchronization with mobile devices. 6-axis sensor enables TalkBand B2 to identify and record motions accurately, detect the duration of deep sleep and light sleep, and provide health tips on sleep pattern.

TalkBand B2 comes with dual-microphone, noise reduction technology and Bluetooth connectivity, said Huawei. It includes smart detection to understand whether the Bluetooth earpiece is on the wristband or not, allowing it to automatically push audio (music/call) to the smartphone or B2 bracelet. TalkBand B2 comes with a pager to locate your smartphone, through vibration or ring tone alerts.

Huawei at MWC 2015
TalkBand B2’s battery offers 5 days support, continuous call time up to 6 hours, and 12 days’ standby time. TalkBand B2 supports devices with Android 4.0 OS and iPhones with IOS7.0 or above. It will come in three colors, black, silver and gold. The price of premium version with leather strap is 199 euros and standard version with TPU strap is 169 euros.

Huawei TalkBand N1 is the industry’s first Hi-Fi stereo + Bluetooth headset featuring 4G of local MP3 storage for 1,000 songs, Bluetooth calling, and sports tracking.

With a 20-20KHz frequency range, TalkBand N1 provides sound quality with higher expressiveness. Featuring APTX Bluetooth transmission technology, users will enjoy CD quality sound through the Bluetooth headset.

TalkBand N1 is a health and sports tracker with functionalities that include step counting, distance calculation, calorie consumption tracking, and more. It also carries a function that broadcasts the names or phone numbers of incoming calls.

The TalkBand N1 weighs 18 grams. It has an IP54 dustproof and waterproof level. The TalkBand N1 is available in three stylish colors: Silver, Grey and Red.

Huawei Watch, powered by Android Wear, features a 1.4 inch AMOLED, scratch-proof and water-proof, fully circular design at 42mm diameter.

Huawei Watch features a range of health tracking functions and has a built-in advanced heart rate monitor sensor, 6-Axis sensor, barometer sensor, touch motor, and built-in microphone.

Huawei Watch — paired with a smartphone running Android 4.3 or higher — enables users to receive SMS, email, calendar, app, and phone call notifications. The 6-Axis sensor enables the watch to automatically identify a user’s state of motion and measures sports data provided by their activity – walking/running/climbing/cycling.

Huawei Watch has display at 400 x 400 pixels resolution in 286 ppi at a 10,000:1 high contrast ratio. The touch-sensitive sapphire crystal lens cover can work with gloved or wet hands, offering the most convenient experience at all times.

Huawei MediaPad X2, 7-inch phablet, comes in at 7.28 mm thick, sports a 2.0GHz Kirin 930 ultra-octa chipset. Its 5,000 mAh battery offers one-day battery life to Huawei MediaPad X2. Huawei MediaPad X2 features a 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera.

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