HUAWEI Band 8 1.47″ AMOLED Display Up To 14 Days Battery life Fast Charge Announced

HUAWEI has announced the HUAWEI Band 8, the company’s latest smart band in China, as the successor to the Band 7. It has the same 1.47-inch AMOLED 2.5D touch screen, supports personalized dial that matches user’s outfit, offers 50m (5 ATM) water resistance, heart rate tracking, 24-Hour Heart Rate Monitoring, blood oxygen (SpO2) monitoring and has 100 workout modes.

In addition, Huawei has added an innovative push-type quick-release mechanism to the band to improve usability. The Band 8 now has a 14-day battery life, charges 30% faster, and can be fully charged in 45 minutes.

HUAWEI Band 8 specifications

  • 1.47-inch (194×368 pixels) HD 2.5D AMOLED touch display, 282
  • Bluetooth 5.0 that connects to Android 6.0 and above and iOS 9.0 and above, NFC (NFC Edition only)
  • 5ATM Water-resistant up to 50 meters
  • Accelerometer sensor, Gyroscope sensor, Optical heart rate sensor
  • HUAWEI TruSeen 5.0 heart rate monitoring, HUAWEI TruSleep 3.0 sleep tracking, HUAWEI TruRelax stress tracking, Menstrual cycle tracking
  • 100 workout modes including 11 professional workout modes such as indoor and outdoor running, cycling, and rope skipping, and more customized modes, including fitness, ball games, and dancing types
  • Music control, remote camera control, quick message reply, incoming call alerts
  • Dimensions: 43.45 × 24.54 × 8.99mm;Weight: 14g
  • Up to 14 days of battery life

Pricing and availability

The HUAWEI Band 8 comes in Emerald Green, Vibrant Orange, Magic Night Black, and Sakura Powder colours, is priced at 269 yuan (US$ 39 / Rs. 3,205 approx.) for the standard edition, the NFC edition costs 309 yuan (US$ 45 / Rs. 3,680 approx.) and the Vitality Orange version costs 319 yuan (US$ 46 / Rs. 3,800 approx.).

The Band 8 is now available to order and will go on sale from April 28th and the Vitality Orange Edition will be available from May 31st.