In addition to the Huawei Mate 8 we already know after his presentation in China, the Chinese company has stunned everyone at CES 2016 in Las Vegas, presenting two new versions of its Huawei Watch. Jewel and Elegant are thought and designed, down to the smallest detail, for women because they are made in collaboration with Swarovski Gemstone.
The choice is not surprising: more than any other manufacturer, Huawei has always proved to be attentive to the taste of women and the latest announcement demonstrates this. Not one, as we might expect from other companies, but two smartwatch. And only those.
Huawei Watch Jewel Elegant and brand are offering wearable of the Chinese company, already very rich, which also includes models Classic, Active and Elite. Featuring a rose gold plated case embellished with 68 Swarovski Zirconia, a diameter of 1.5 mm each, Jewel is the smartwatch more valuable on the market, while more sober Elegant is an option that is distinguished by its knurled case always plated rose gold. Both models come with leather straps, available in white pearl and sapphire blue, and with over 40 dials, 10 of which are designed exclusively for women.
The new Jewel Elegant and have the same technical specifications as the original Huawei Watch, which is inspired by the high range of Swiss watchmaking and is characterized by scratch resistant sapphire crystal covering the stainless steel case cold forged. We find then a touch-sensitive perfectly circular 1.4-inch AMOLED (400 x 400 pixels, 286 PPI) and crown positioned at 2, 400 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 512MB of RAM, 4GB of ROM, Bluetooth 4.1 and WiFi.
On board, there is also a motion sensor 6-axis gyroscope and accelerometer, a heart rate sensor (PPG) that protrudes slightly to ensure better skin contact and greater accuracy of data collected and microphones which together allow to use the watch as a fitness tracker, and to ask questions or requests to Google Now. On board there is Android Wear, smartwatch but it is also compatible with iOS.
Only the price will not be the same as the Huawei Watch: the two versions Jewel Elegant and will be available in March from 499 Euros. Waiting for our video testing and in-depth article, enjoy the first pictures from the fair in Las Vegas (there is also a full video of the press conference).