• Built to withstand the toughest environments, the HONOR Watch GS Pro boasts a 25-day battery life and a slew of navigation capabilities including enhanced GPS technology and weather alerts.
• The HONOR Watch ES is packed full of health & fitness management functions, new animated on-screen workouts and a stunning 1.64-inch AMOLED touch display.
[4 September 2020 – Berlin, Germany] Global smartphone brand HONOR today announced the launch of two new wearables: the HONOR Watch GS Pro and the HONOR Watch ES. For adventure lovers to fitness enthusiasts, these smartwatches make outdoor training and pursuing fitness goals more productive and with more style. The announcement, made at the 2020 IFA technology conference, is part of the brand’s unwavering commitment to helping consumers live a truly smart, productive and healthy life. Specific details for both products can be found on HIHONOR store after the launch.
The HONOR Watch GS Pro is a rugged smartwatch that helps urban adventurers boost their performance and explore further outdoors. Equipped with an astonishing 25-day battery life, the HONOR Watch GS Pro is one of the longest-lasting smartwatches currently available in the wearables market. Passed 14 different MIL-STD-810G tests, it is built to withstand challenging environments and provide GPS route back, outdoor functions such as skiing mode, celestial data and bad weather alerts to guide you in the wild, and intuitive features to monitor your performance. HONOR Watch GS Pro have been named as the Outdoor Innovation Wearable Gold Award by IFA. The HONOR Watch GS Pro will be available from 7th September at an MSRP of €249.9 on HONOR Watch GS Pro UK, HONOR Watch GS Pro France, HONOR Watch GS Pro Germany, HONOR Watch GS Pro Italy and HONOR Watch GS Pro Spain, and will be available in Charcoal Black, Marl White and Camo Blue.
On the other hand, the HONOR Watch ES caters to the fashion-forward who aspire to lead healthier lives, without the premium price tag. With an upgraded 1.64-inch AMOLED rectangular display, 44 animated exercise moves, 95 workout modes and a range of stunning health and fitness tracking capabilities, the HONOR Watch ES helps users manage their physical and mental wellbeing while sporting a trendy look. The HONOR Watch ES will be available from 7th September at an MSRP of €99.9 on HONOR Watch ES UK, HONOR Watch ES France, HONOR Watch ES Germany, HONOR Watch ES Italy and HONOR Watch ES Spain and will be available in Meteorite Black, Coral Pink, and Icelandic White.
“HONOR has witnessed immense growth in the wearables sector, and it wants to remain laser-focused on reinventing its offerings to keep up with the ever-changing needs of consumers. Whether that is taking adventures to greater heights or helping users achieve fitness goals, our sophisticated and stylish smartwatches will deliver this promise to end-users. HONOR is committed to putting technology and innovation at the center of this pursuit of an active and healthy lifestyle,” said George Zhao, President of HONOR Global. The HONOR Watch GS Pro has also been named as the Outdoor Innovation Wearable Gold Award from IFA.
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The HONOR Watch GS Pro: A Rugged Outdoor Smartwatch Made for Urban Adventurers
1. 25-Day Outstanding Battery Life
The HONOR Watch GS Pro is powered by the Kirin A1 Chipset that enables smart power management, allowing the smartwatch to conserve battery and maximize usage time. The smartwatch can function up to 25 days on a full single charge under typical usage scenarios1. For users who lead more active lifestyles, the HONOR Watch GS Pro still boasts a 48-hour battery life in outdoor GPS performance mode and an incredible 100-hour outdoor GPS power-saving battery life. The HONOR Watch GS Pro can be fully charged in less than 2 hours.
2. Rugged Design for the Outdoors
The HONOR Watch GS Pro sports a rugged look that feels solid, sophisticated and comfortable on the wrist. Its round face, encased by an orientation and metal ring, is surrounded by a stainless-steel bezel ring and dial that are flushed with the rest of the casing. The smartwatch comes with a 1.39-inch AMOLED round screen that is able to adapt to varying brightness levels, allowing ease of use when in the outdoors. Moreover, it is pre-installed with a variety of specially-designed animated watch faces for you to choose from.
Dubbed as the ideal outdoor companion, the HONOR Watch GS Pro has passed 14 MIL-STD-810G grade tests2, including temperature tests, humidity test and vibration test to simulate a range of extreme conditions in the outdoors. Whether you are trekking in the mountains or running cross-country, the HONOR Watch GS Pro promises to withstand the toughest of environments.
3. Boost Performance with a range of Tracking and Weather Alert Capabilities
Not only does the HONOR Watch GS Pro looks great on the wrist, it also packs a punch in functionality. Supported by high-precision built-in dual satellite positioning systems, the smartwatch enables users to record their routes and later enable the “Route Back” feature once users have reached their desired destinations. This feature allows the smartwatch to guide users back along the original route.
Besides hiking or mountain climbing, the HONOR Watch GS Pro also supports over 100 workout modes including open water swimming, pool swimming, free training, triathlon, outdoor and indoor running, outdoor and indoor cycling, elliptical, rower and trail running. Furthermore, there is also newly launched skiing modes that features various skiing scenarios such as snowboarding and cross-country skiing.
The HONOR Watch GS Pro is also capable of forecasting ambient changes to the environment and will send alerts if severe weather is expected, as well as reminders on when the sun will rise and set, so users never get stuck.
#DaretoExplore with the HONOR Watch GS Pro
Designed for adventure lovers in mind, the HONOR Watch GS Pro is launched under the theme “Dare to Explore”, a rallying call for young aspiring adventurers to train effectively and dream fiercely for their next big milestone. HONOR teamed up with Ed Jackson, a former professional rugby player and recovering quadriplegic, to promote the smartwatch among like-minded adventure lovers.
The HONOR Watch ES: Your Upgraded Fitness Fashion Smartwatch
1. Bigger screen Coupled with a Stylish Design
Featuring a stylish 1.64-inch AMOLED touch display and a range of customizable watch faces and colorful silicone watch straps to choose from, the HONOR Watch ES is a fashionable smartwatch for every style and occasion. Users are able to select their preferred widgets on their watch faces including calorie counter, heart rate monitoring or even battery life. Weighing a mere 21g, the lightweight design feels comfortable on users’ wrist for everyday usage.
2. Personal Virtual Coach to Optimize Fitness
The HONOR Watch ES features 12 animated workout courses to help users meet their goals using specific scenarios such as fat burn and abs workout. It also provides 44 animated exercise moves to clearly demonstrate various workout postures, ideal for improving users’ form and technique while free training. Users can also choose from the 95 workout modes including outdoor & indoor running, outdoor & indoor walking, outdoor & indoor cycling, pool swimming, open water swimming, free training, elliptical, rower and even yoga. To ensure that all forms of activities are tracked, the HONOR Watch ES is able to detect six workout modes automatically. Finally, the device also motivates users to go further with rewards and notifications when they reach new milestones, providing an extra incentive to keep pushing through during intense workout sessions.
3. Premium Health Monitoring For 24/7 Physical and Mental Wellbeing
The HONOR Watch ES is enabled with SpO2 Monitor that allows users to track their blood oxygen saturation levels, perfect for fitness fans who like performing at their optimal. The smartwatch is enabled with a 24/7 Heart Rate Monitor, supported by HUAWEI TruSeenTM 4.0 with advanced AI algorithm, that alerts users if it detects an unusual heart rate during a workout. The HONOR Watch ES is also equipped with a Sleep Monitor that accurately monitors sleep time and quality with the HUAWEI TruSleepTM 2.0, while its Stress Monitor tracks users’ stress levels with HUAWEI TruRelaxTM and provides stress readings for users to better understand their physical condition. What is more, a range of breathing exercises also help users to relax and re-balance at stressful moments throughout the day. The HONOR Watch ES also provides a female friendly feature—Female Cycle Tracker, helping to track and predict the menstrual cycle with notification alerts reminding the next menstrual cycle and fertile window.
HONOR today also launched the HONOR TALENTS Global Design Awards for HONOR Watch ES, calling for global designers to join the contest and HONOR will select 36 creative winners, whose work will be recommended on official HONOR Watch ES Watch Face Store. For more details about the awards, please visit HONOR Club.
1 Battery data is based on test results in HONOR lab. Actually usage time may vary according to settings and usage preferences.
2 HONOR Watch GS Pro is complied with 14 types of MIL-STD-810G tests, including Low Pressure (Altitude), High Temperature, Low Temperature, Temperature Shock, Contamination by Fluids, Solar Radiation (Sunshine), Rain, Humidity, Salt Fog, Sand and Dust, Immersion, Vibration, Shock, Temperature, Humidity, and Altitude.
Data from Guangzhou GRG Metrology & Test Co., Ltd., the report number is: H202006155922-01EN-G1. Prolonged exposure is not recommended as it may damage the watch and its components.