Honor expanded its footprint in the smartwatch market by launching the Honor Watch GS Pro and Honor Watch ES at IFA 2020. In the new series, the Honor Watch GS Pro is designed as a rugged offering with MIL-rated construction. -STD 810G which is heat, shock and water resistant. The Honor Watch ES, on the other hand, is designed as a fitness-focused smartwatch with features like heart rate monitoring. The Honor Watch GS Pro watch would offer up to 25 days of battery life. However, the Huawei Honor sub-brand says that the Honor Watch ES can last up to 10 days on a single charge.
Honor Watch GS Pro, Honor Watch ES price
The price of the Honor Watch GS Pro has been set at 249,99 EUR (around 21 rupees), while the Honor Watch ES costs 600 euros (around 99,99 rupees). Both watches will be available for purchase in European markets from September 8700. However, the Honor Watch GS Pro is also expected to go on sale in India in October.
Honor Watch GS Pro Specifications
The Honor Watch GS Pro has a 1,39-inch circular AMOLED display with a resolution of 454 × 454 pixels. The smartwatch is powered by a Kirin A1 SoC, which is also available on the Huawei Watch GT 2 and FreeBuds 3. For location tracking, there is GPS support as well as dual satellite positioning systems. The smartwatch is also preloaded with multi-ski modes and provides information about the outdoors such as sunrise and sunset times, moon and tide phases, and bad weather alerts. In addition, you will get 100 training modes, including 15 professional and 85 custom modes.
Honor has provided a list of health tracking features on the Honor Watch GS Pro. These include 24/7 heart rate monitoring, overnight sleep tracking, and the SpO2 monitor for blood oxygen level measurements. In addition, the smartwatch can be used to attend calls using a built-in speaker and microphone or to send and receive messages, without taking out your phone. It also has 4GB of built-in storage to let you store your music for offline playback.
The Honor Watch GS Pro is compatible with Android and iOS devices, although some functionality is limited to Android.
Honor Watch ES Specifications
The Honor Watch ES comes with a 1,64-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 456 × 280 pixels. The smartwatch has always-on functionality and is protected by a 2.5D glass cover. For the fitness enthusiast, it comes with 95 workout modes, 12 animated workout classes, and 44 animated exercise moves. The watch also features 24/24 heart rate monitoring using Huawei's TruSeen 7 technology. In addition, it is accompanied by stress and sleep monitoring.
Honor provided detachable straps on the Watch ES. The smartwatch's built-in battery also supports 30 minutes of fast charging which is supposed to provide a typical week of use. Besides, it is 10,7mm thick and 30mm wide.
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