As two new smart watches of Huawei’s sub-brand Honor, Honor Watch GS Pro and Honor Watch ES have been launched in India. Although Honor Watch ES is designed for young people, Honor Watch GS Pro is specifically for urban explorers. Honor Watch ES has a rectangular display. However, Honor Watch GS Pro has a circular display, which brings a typical watch-like look and feel. Honor Watch GS Pro is also a rugged smart watch certified by MIL-STD-810G. Honor Watch GS Pro and Honor Watch ES were both unveiled at IFA 2020 last month.
Honor Watch GS Pro, Honor Watch ES price in India
Honor Watch GS Pro in India is priced at Rs. 17,999, and Honor Watch ES is priced at Rs. 7,499. Honor Watch GS Pro has a midnight black color option. On the other hand, Honor Watch ES has a black meteorite variant. In terms of usability, Honor Watch GS Pro will be sold through Flipkart during the Big Billion Days promotion starting on October 16. This holiday promotion is especially open to Flipkart Plus members from October 15th. In contrast, Honor Watch ES will be available for purchase on Amazon from October 17th-during the Great India Festival promotion, it will be available for Prime members on October 16.
In the release offer, Honor Watch GS Pro enjoys a 10% instant discount through SBI card. It can also be provided through a free EMI option for up to 12 months. Honor Watch ES can also enjoy a 10% instant discount, but only for HDFC Bank customers. There will also be a free EMI option for up to six months.
Honor Watch GS Pro and Honor Watch ES both made their global debut last month.
Honor Watch GS Pro specifications
Honor Watch GS Pro is equipped with a 1.39-inch round AMOLED touch screen with a resolution of 454×454 pixels and a pixel density of 326 ppi. The smart watch is powered by the Kirin A1 SoC, which is the same as the power supply for Huawei Watch GT 2 and FreeBuds 3. It also supports GPS and dual satellite navigation systems to provide enhanced mobile tracking capabilities. In addition, Honor Watch GS Pro has a built-in speaker and microphone for fast voice calls.
Honor provides a SpO2 monitor on Watch GS Pro for blood oxygen level measurement. However, there is no medical certificate, just like Apple Watch Series 6 and other similar wearable devices on the market. The smart watch is also equipped with 24×7 heart rate monitoring.
For fitness enthusiasts, Honor Watch GS Pro is equipped with more than 100 exercise modes, such as skiing, hiking, mountain climbing, trail running and swimming. The smartwatch also has TuRelax pressure monitor and TruSleep, which are used to improve mental health and sleep tracking, respectively. In addition, you will also get a six-axis sensor that is touted as being able to record data on various activities, including trials (distance), average speed, maximum speed, and cumulative altitude.
Honor Watch GS Pro has 5ATM waterproof function. The smart watch also provides built-in storage, allowing you to keep up to 500 songs. When using the “Music Control” function to connect with a compatible smart watch, you can also play music. In addition, it supports unique dials and provides options for personalizing the available dials. Although some functions of the smart watch are limited to Android, it is compatible with Android and iOS devices. In addition, Honor Watch GS Pro can provide up to 25 days of battery life on a single charge.
Honor Watch ES specifications
Unlike Watch GS Pro, Honor Watch ES has a 1.64-inch rectangular AMOLED touch screen with 2.5D protection and a resolution of 280×456 pixels with a pixel density of 326 ppi. The smart watch also has a 70% screen-to-boy ratio and an always-on display function. It comes with 12 animated exercise courses and 44 animated exercise actions. There are also 95 exercise modes and automatic exercise detection function. The list of exercise modes includes outdoor and indoor running, outdoor and indoor walking, outdoor and indoor cycling, swimming in the pool, free training, elliptical trainer, rowing machine and 85 other options.
Honor Watch ES comes with SpO2 monitor. It also includes a 24×7 heart rate monitor as well as a TruSleep monitor and TuRelax pressure monitor. In addition, the smart watch also has fast charging technology, which can charge up to 70% in just 30 minutes. A single charge can provide up to 10 days of battery life.
Honor provides a 10.7 mm thick chassis on the Watch ES, weighing 34 grams. The smart watch can also provide call notifications-capable of rejecting incoming calls-and can provide push notifications and music control when connected to a compatible smartphone.
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