By Now, Almost every company known for their smartphones started making Fitness Bands with people’s growing concern towards their health. Amongst all the fitness band Companies out there Xiaomi has been dominant with its MI Band and MI Band 2. Now, Huawei took their turn to launch their fitness band Honor Band 3 in India at an event in Delhi along with their Honor 8 Pro. As per now, the Company didn’t speak about the pricing about this piece of tech but according to the specs and brand value, we can estimate the pricing around 3k INR, Honor Band 3 will be available on Amazon exclusively later this month.
Huawei’s has got 0.9 Inch POLED Display with a resolution of 128×32 pixel With Sensors like Infrared sensor, pedometer, 3 axes accelerometer. It’s Interesting to know that according to IndianExpress It doesn’t have GPS tracker which every other fitness bands have. Speaking of its Battery it has got 100 MAH Battery which would last as the company claims 30 days with a single charge. However, it does take 90 minutes to charge it completely and Honor Band 3, for now, will be available in three colors Carbon Black, Navy Blue and Dynamic Orange.It is dust and water resistant up to 50 meters that being said it can be taken to swimming pool without any worry. It Does Connect to your phone via Bluetooth ( 4.2) and will show all the data in Honor’s App, It will work fine for any phone with or higher Android version 4.4 and IOS 8. Overall Specs seems like any other entry level fitness band.
Like, Any Other fitness band Honor Band 3 does measure your heart beat, the Calories you burn, the time you sleep, your cycling sessions, your workout sessions, your incoming Calls, your Smartphone notifications and Yes, Displays Time as well :P.
Conclusion: MI BAND 2 Vs HONOR BAND 3?
Since Xiaomi Mi Band 2 has got an OLED Display with is made from an evaporation process that is Small molecule OLED rather Polymer OLED which is considered to provide better efficiency and lifetime.We recommend you getting Mi Band 2 over Honor Band 3 keeping GPS tracker and price in mind.