Huawei introduced its latest wearable – Huawei Talkband B5 – as the successor to the Talkmaker B3, which was launched in 2016. Although all specifications are already known, the price is still unknown and will only be revealed on July 18, Huawei Talkband B5 official Everything you need to know with sales starting at 20.
This device comes with a touchscreen that is 1.13 inches. It is AMOLED and is protected by 2.5D glass. It is important to highlight the resolution of 300 × 160 pixels. Compared to the predecessor model, the screen of this device is about 2.4 times larger. The B5 Talkband is a 2-in-1 device that can be used as a fitness system as well as Bluetooth headset.
The mode of operation is simple. When connected to the wrist strap, it lets you keep track of your physical activity, but when turned off, turns into a Bluetooth headset to make and receive calls. It is important to note that the Bluetooth headset has an audio chip that guarantees a high quality conversation and the presence of a double microphone with noise reduction. Support for caller ID, mute function and speed dialing is also highlighted.
Technologically complete, the new wearable includes Huawei TruRelax technology, which analyzes your heart rate and measures your stress levels. In addition, this device can help you train your breathing so you can relax. The Huawei TruSleep 2.0 functionality verifies the complete structure of sleep, including deep sleep (REM). In addition to analyzing the user’s sleep pattern, it also offers personalized sleep recommendations.
Huawei TruSeen 2.0 heart rate technology ensures a 24-hour continuous heart check during running, walking, cycling and other activities. Added to this are step counting, calorie calculation and distance measurement, for users to establish a racing plan based on heart rate assessment.
The device also comes with IP67 rating for resistance to dust and water. Talker B5 connects via Bluetooth 4.2 to devices running Android 4.4+ and iOS 9.0 or higher.
The Huawei TalkBand B5 is available in a sports version with a three-color bracelet – gray, black and brown. Business Edition comes with a metal bracelet.