Huawei Watch GT 3 smartwatch and Huawei FreeBuds Lipstick true wireless earbuds were launched in Europe along with Huawei Nova 9 smartphone on Thursday. The Huawei Watch GT 3 is very similar to the Huawei Watch 3 series of smartwatches launched in China, but it comes without eSIM support. The Huawei Watch GT 3 comes in two dial sizes of 42mm and 46mm. Huawei reimagines the FreeBuds Lipstick TWS earbuds charging case to be a fashion accessory. It is made in the shape of a lipstick, hence the name, and will be available in limited quantities.
Huawei Watch GT 3, Huawei FreeBuds Lipstick Price and Sales
The price of the new Huawei Watch GT 3 42mm starts at GBP 209 (approximately Rs 21,600). It comes in Active Black color option with black fluoroelastomer strap. The Classic White color variant with white leather strap is priced at GBP 229 (approximately Rs 23,730). Lastly, the Elite Light Gold color with Light Gold Milanese Strap is set at GBP 279 (approx Rs 28,800).
As for the 46mm dial, the Huawei Watch GT3 Active Black color option with Black FluoroElastomer Strap is priced at GBP 229 (approximately Rs 23,700). The Classic Brown option with brown leather strap is priced at GBP 249.99 (approximately Rs. 25,700). Lastly, the titanium steel model with the stainless steel strap is priced at GBP 299.99 (approximately Rs. 30,900). The Huawei Watch GT 3 is available for pre-order and will go on sale from November 10.
Although the exact availability is not known, it is being reported that the Huawei FreeBuds Lipstick earbuds will cost EUR 249 and will be produced in limited quantities.
Huawei Watch GT3 Specifications
On the specifications front, the Huawei Watch GT3 comes in 42mm and 46mm dials that feature AMOLED displays with ultra-curved 3D glasses. The wearable has 32MB of RAM and 4GB of onboard storage. The paired smartphone will require Android 6 or higher or iOS 9 or later to work seamlessly.
The Huawei Watch GT3 46mm version is said to last for 14 days, while the 42mm dial version is said to last for 7 days. The wearable supports wireless charging. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. Sensors on the Watch GT3 include accelerometer, gyro sensor, geomagnetic sensor, optical heart rate reader, barometric pressure sensor and temperature sensor.
The Huawei Watch GT 3 has a fully rotatable crown that can be used with wet hands and gloves. The Crown will also help with easy scrolling through on-display items and volume settings. There are over 100 workout modes, Bluetooth calling, hydration reminders and SOS alerts on the Huawei Watch GT 3. The smartwatch will also be able to monitor the user’s heart rate, SpO2, sleep cycle and stress levels.
Huawei Freebuds Lipstick Specifications
The new Huawei FreeBuds Lipstick comes with a charging case that is designed to look like a lipstick. The earbuds are red in color and feature an in-ear design with a slight stem at the bottom for the sensor. This open-fit comes with active noise cancellation and is said to offer 22 hours of music playback with ANC turned off. Music playback from the earbuds is said to last up to 4 hours.
With ANC on, the Huawei FreeBuds Lipstick lasts up to 14 hours with the charging case and 2.5 hours on fully charged earbuds. The earbuds have a 30mAh battery and the charging case houses a 410mAh battery. The company says that it takes about two hours to charge.
The Huawei FreeBuds Lipstick comes with touch controls, supports Bluetooth v5.2, and integrates 14.3mm drivers for better sound quality. Earbuds are IPX4 certified