HONOR sub-brand HUAWEI has officially launched HONOR Band 6 as the world’s first full-screen fitness tracker. HONOR Band 6 comes with two variants:- with the NFC and without NFC. The design of this portable device is different from its predecessors. It can be considered as a mini version of the recently launched HONOR Watch ES.
HONOR Band 6 Specifications and Features
HONOR Band 6 has a 1.47-inch AMOLED display with pixels of 194 x 368 and 2.5D glass resolution. It does not come with capacitive keys as it uses gesture navigation on smartphones. But it has a red-accented physical button on the right side to wake up the screen. Whereas, on the left, it has HONOR branding.
The fitness tracker comes in three color options that are Meteorite Black, Seagull Gray, and Coral Powder. However, it is worth noting that the colors apply only to the strap as the body remains black in all three variants.
Speaking of features, The HONOR Band 6 comes with supports up to 10 sports modes, blood oxygen level monitoring, HUAWEI TruSeen ™ 4.0 24-hour heart-rate monitoring, HUAWEI TruSleep ™ sleep monitoring, menstrual cycle monitoring and has 14-day battery life. Also, this has the NFC version which also supports contactless payment and voice assistant.
Apart from this all, the internal of this wearable includes Bluetooth 5.0, accelerometer, gyroscope, optical heart rate sensor, and 180mAh battery. The fitness tracker is water-resistant up to 5ATM and will charge with the help of the magnetic charger. The dimension of the tracker is 43 × 25.4 × 11.45mm and the weight is 18g without the strap.
The HONOR Band 6 will come up in 2 variants. The price of the HONOR Band 6 is 249 yuan ($37) and the price of the HONOR Band 6 NFC is 289 yuan ($43). Both the tracker will be available from pre-order which is starting from November 4 (tomorrow) and the sale start from November 11 in China.
Although HONOR did not say anything about its international availability, the product should be brought from the brand to global markets like other wearables.