Huawei along with the Honor 7 smartphone also announced the fitness band called the Huawei Honor Band Z1. This band has got a circular dial and is dust proof and water resistant. Band Z1 is priced at ₹5,499 and compatible with Android and iOS platforms.

The Huawei Honor Band Z1 is using STM32F411 cortex M4 chipset. This band sports a 1.06 inch POLED circular screen with 128 x 128 pixels resolution. As mentioned this band that looks like a Smartwatch works with Android and iOS, most likely it could be java based.

Band Z1 is IP68 certified – dust proof and water resistant. It makes use of Bluetooth 4.1 to communicate with the smartphone. The band can show incoming call alerts and notifications. The built in pedometer will keep track of your fitness activities and can also monitor your sleep pattern.

Huawei Honor Band Z1 coming soon for ₹5,499

There is 70 mAh built in battery that as per the company will give up to 3 days of battery backup. The watch / fitness device looks good, has metal bezel (brushed) and textured straps are made of rubber. Z1 will be available soon in White, Black and Beige colour options for ₹5,499.

By Rajeev Rana

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