Smart wearables offer precision health and fitness tracking capabilities at affordable price point
PLANO, Texas, Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — HUAWEI Band 3 Pro and HUAWEI Band 3e are now available in the U.S. at top consumer electronics retailers Amazon, B&H and Newegg. Both the Band 3 Pro and Band 3e offer new smart health and fitness tracking and coaching capabilities designed to intelligently inform a healthy lifestyle.
HUAWEI Band 3 Pro
Featuring a color touchscreen and water-resistant design, the HUAWEI Band 3 Pro is a premium all-in-one smart activity tracker that provides holistic monitoring capabilities to enhance an individual’s fitness and wellness status. These integrated smart features include heart rate monitoring, sleep monitoring, multi-sports mode, built-in GPS and message reminders.
Precision Heart Rate and Sleep Monitoring System
The HUAWEI Band 3 Pro with multi-sports mode can track heart rate and fitness levels for various types of exercise including outdoor run, indoor run, outdoor walk, outdoor cycle, indoor cycle, pool swim, open water and free training. Huawei pioneered the use of IR (infrared) sensors to accurately monitor heart rates without using the obtrusive lights of conventional trackers. This innovative hardware design combined with intelligent AI provides up-to-the-second heart rate data day or night with the HUAWEI TruSeen™ 3.0 precision heart monitoring system.
The HUAWEI Band 3 Pro can track deep sleep, light sleep, REM sleep, awake, and naps with HUAWEI TruSleep™. Developed in collaboration with Harvard Medical School’s CDB Center, HUAWEI TruSleep™ helps identify the six most common sleep-related issues, and recommends potential solutions to help you sleep better.
Sports Tracker and Coach
The HUAWEI Band 3 Pro features built-in, low power consumption GPS to track routes and distance – including long-distance runs – without a smartphone. It also provides real-time evaluation of training effects, including VO2 max and recovery times.
The HUAWEI Band 3 Pro is water resistant (5ATM) and features a 6-axis IMU sensor that can capture specific data on stroke style, distance, laps, number of turns, average SWOLF, and calories burned during a pool or open water swim.
Intuitive Design and Smart Functionality
Bringing the seamless vision of a 2.5D display to the wrist, the HUAWEI Band 3 Pro features an expansive full-function 0.95-inch AMOLED color touchscreen display. The controls are easy and intuitive for individuals to navigate the various options on the screen by swiping or by tapping. The soft silicone strap and an ergonomically designed curvature make the HUAWEI Band 3 Pro both beautiful and comfortable to wear.
Pairing the HUAWEI Band 3 Pro with an Android or iOS smartphone enables incoming calls and caller ID notifications with the ability to reject calls, previewing SMS and email messages and supports weather, calendar and social apps. When connected via Bluetooth to a Huawei devices running EMUI 8.1 or later, it can remotely operate the camera once the camera app is activated.
HUAWEI Band 3e
Featuring a revolutionary Dual Wrist and Footwear Mode, the HUAWEI Band 3e is a smart fitness bracelet that provides intelligent suggestions to help individuals improve form and run more efficiently. By separating the HUAWEI Band 3e’s detachable body from the wristband and fastening it onto footwear, the application can provide precise step tracking with the press of a button. Its built-in 6-axis motion sensor can collect running data with 97 percent accuracy.
The HUAWEI Band 3e is 5ATM water-resistant for running in the rain. It weighs only 0.6 ounces as a wristband and only 0.2 ounces when worn on footwear, and has a long-lasting battery that delivers up to 14 days of typical use or 21 days on standby. The HUAWEI Band 3e also features smart motion tracking, sleep monitoring and phone-connected alerts.
HUAWEI Health App
To support a healthy lifestyle, the HUAWEI Health app aggregates four key pillars of data, including: fitness, sleep, weight and heart rate. An integrated dashboard, the HUAWEI Health app:
- Supports multiple fitness modes including running, walking, cycling, swimming and training
- Records steps, calories, exercise distance and exercise time
- Records sleep time including deep sleep, light sleep and awake times
- Enables exercise and weight goal setting
- Supports sharing sports data with UP by Jawbone, Google Fit and MyFitnessPal
The graphical interface provides quick-reference on progress for the day, week, month and year. The app also features training plans for 5K, 10K, half and full marathons (2G of RAM or greater required). Compatible with both Android (4.4 or later) and iOS (9.0 or later) devices, the HUAWEI Health app is free and downloadable from Google Play and the App Store.
Pricing and Availability
The HUAWEI Band 3 Pro is available in Black, Blue and Quicksand Gold for $69.99; and the HUAWEI Band 3e in Black and Pink for $29.99. Available now at Amazon, B&H and Newegg with additional retailers such as Circuit City, Office Depot, Adorama, Rakuten and Tiger Direct coming soon