HONOR officially announced the Chinese version of Honor Watch GS Pro and Honor Watch ES today. The two watches were announced at the IFA 2020. The prices of the two watches in China are 1599 yuan ($237) and 599 yuan ($89) respectively.
Honor Watch GS Pro
The Honor Watch GS Pro uses a 1.39-inch 454 x 454 resolution AMOLED display, which is specially built for young explorers. It weighs 45.5 grams, supports 5 ATM water resistance, and has a 790 mAh battery. This battery as a 25-day working capacity under normal usage. If the GPS is on, the battery lasts for 48 hours. In addition, this smartwatch comes with more than 100 professional outdoor mode settings.
The watch casing uses a stainless steel and high-quality polycarbonate material. Furthermore, the GPS of this device adds a special feature which the company calls Route Back. According to the company, Route Back ensures that users never get lost. With this feature, you can always trace your starting point no matter how long the traverse. Other sensors in this device include an optical heart rate sensor, SpO2 sensor, accelerometer, gyro, barometer, compass, and ambient light sensor.
On the software end, the Honor Watch GS Pro comes with LiteOS which supports Bluetooth calling. Under the hood, this watch has a HiSilicon Kirin A1 chipset as well as a speaker and microphone. This smartwatch comes with two styles – a sports version and an active version. The sports version is available in carbon black, polar white, and tide blue.
The price is 1599 yuan ($237), and buyers that book now can enjoy a discount of 100 yuan ($15) for 200 yuan ($30). It will be first sold on September 23.
Honor Watch ES
The Honor Watch ES is equipped with a 1.64-inch 456 x 280 resolution AMOLED color screen (326ppi), weighs 21 grams, has a built-in “wrist training” sports function, provides 5 ATM-level water resistance, can last up to 10 days, and can achieve 70% power in 30 minutes. It supports up to 95 sports modes and is available three color options: meteorite black, coral pink, and Iceland white.
This smartwatch further coms with more than 200 personalized dial options. In addition, it supports access control cards, bus and subway cards, Alipay offline payment, message calls, and other functions. The price is 599 yuan ($89), and the pre-order price is 549 yuan ($81) now.
The pre-sale will start from September 16th to 22nd, and the official sale will start on September 23rd.