Huawei Band 2 Pro - a new fitness bracelet with a GPS module and water protection

September 22, 2017

Huawei Band 2 Pro - a new fitness bracelet with a GPS module and water protection

Huawei launched its new affordable Huawei Band 2 Pro to the great amazement of many fans. This smart fitness tracker is designed for fans of physical activity who need a reliable device for the whole day. The functions of the gadget are well-honed, including GPS, continuous heart rate monitoring and sleep tracking. Huawei Band 2 Pro has a minimalist design that does not differ much from the previous fitness trackers of the Chinese company.

Huawei Band 2 Pro is intended for those who want to get as many convenient and useful features in a compact device at an affordable price. Weighing only 21 grams, Band 2 Pro will remind you on time to get up and do a warm-up exercise. However, the fitness tracker also collects and provides in a convenient way, data on changes in your heart rate during the day or training, the quality of your night sleep, daily physical activity and offers you tips when performing breathing exercises.

Band 2 Pro has a water resistance of 5 atmospheres, which allows the device to remain unscathed in situations like washing hands and swimming in the pool. There is also a standalone GPS, so tracking occurs even when the device is not connected to your smartphone.

The accessory accurately monitors your daily physical activity, including counting steps, calories burned and distance traveled, the duration of medium and high physical activity, monitor physical performance during walking, running and swimming, and performing breathing exercises. An individual running trainer built into the smart wristband helps you train for participation in races and marathons, offering individual training programs.

To track your activity, Huawei Band 2 Pro is equipped with a three-axis accelerometer, a cardiac tachometer, and an infrared sensor. All data is shown on a 0.91-inch monochrome OLED display with a resolution of 128x32 pixels. It shows the time, training parameters or animated tips that help you with breathing exercises. Support for gesture recognition allows you to change the displayed information on the screen with one wrist motion, without touching the gadget. The touch button simplifies the control of functions. Huawei Band 2 Pro also boasts a high level of autonomy and the availability of its own GPS-module, which allows you to use the function of the location in the absence of a connected smartphone. 

The new fitness tracker from Huawei supports the function of measuring heart rate with manual and automatic modes that allow you to measure your pulse at a particular time, or track it during the day or during training. During active sports, a constant pulse measurement makes it possible to increase your efficiency, avoiding dangerous overloads of the heart muscle.

During sleep, the application TrueSleep tracks the phases of fast and slow sleep, analyzing the quality and making recommendations for its improvement. You can see detailed statistics and recommendations in the Huawei Health application after synchronizing the wristband with your smartphone.

The Smart alarm clock function will help you to wake up easily and on time, and reminders of events, notifications of incoming calls, messages in instant messengers and social networks expand the capabilities of the device, making it even more convenient and useful.

The fitness tracker is equipped with a lithium-ion battery of 100 mAh capacity, which is able to maintain the device for a long time - 21 days.

Huawei Band 2 Pro is compatible with any smartphone running Android 4.4+and iOS 8.0+. To use the fitness tracker, you need to download the applications Huawei Wear and Huawei Health, responsible for managing the device and creating reports based on the collected data. For synchronization with a smartphone, the bracelet is equipped with a Bluetooth 4.2 module, which allows data transfer at a distance of up to 10 m.

Sales of the fitness tracker Huawei Band 2 Pro start on September 21 in the official online store of the company at a price of $ 69.99. The fitness tracker is offered in two color options: black and red.