Last Updated on March 31, 2020 by Jude Simeone
The full specifications and features of Huawei watch 2 classic a classy smartwatch which was released alongside the sporty Watch 2 by Huawei in April 2017.It features NFC, inbuilt GPS, and HRM. It’s a great choice for both men, will also look good on women. It runs on Google wear OS 2.0 and is powered by the Snapdragon 2100 chip.
Huawei Watch 2 Classic Full Specifications
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|Device name||Huawei Watch 2 Classic|
|Device type||Classic/Fitness smartwatch|
|Released date||April, 2017|
|Display size||1.2 inch|
|Display resolution||390 x 390 pixel|
|Pixel density||326 ppi|
2 physical buttons
|Dimension||48.9 x 45 x 12.6 mm|
|Casing material||Stainless steel/thermoplastic|
|Screen protection||Corning Gorilla glass|
|Water resistant/Protection||Yes, IP68|
|Memory card slot||No|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth v4.1 LE|
|Heart rate monitoring||Yes|
|Menstrual cycle tracking||No|
|Under-water heart rate tracking||No|
|On-screen workout modes||No|
|Preloaded sport modes||Yes|
|Heart rate monitor (HRM)||Yes|
|Operating system (OS)||Wear OS|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A7|
|Type of battery||Non-removable Li-polymer battery|
|Battery life||Standby: 2 days+
Mixed usage: ~1 day
|Charging type||Charging cradle|
|Charging time||About 1-2 hours|
|Battery saver mode||No|
|Payment system||Google Pay|
|Companion app||Huawei Wear app|
|Customizable watch face||Yes|
|Interchangeable band||Yes, 22mm|
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Huawei Watch 2 Classic Features
- Water Resistance/Protection
- Activity/Fitness tracking
- Notifications & Application
The Watch 2 classic is quite spectacular, it comes with a revealing design that sparks of class. Besides that, it’s versatile and loaded with lots of features which makes it a great companion irrespective of your lifestyle.
Just like the sporty Watch 2, the classic features a 1.2-inch display size which is powered by full-color AMOLED technology. The screen is scratch-resistant, protected with corning Gorilla glass. The device is also touchscreen and comes with two crown buttons by the side which lets you access the device effortlessly.
The body is built with durable material, a stainless steel/thermoplastic casing which obviously makes it heavier than the watch 2, it has a 22mm hybrid leather/rubber straps which are interchangeable allowing you to define your style. It weighs 47 grams without the straps.
Another spectacular aspect of the design is the integrated antenna which is embedded under the bezel that reduces signal interference with your body and optimizes signal reception.
The battery life of the Watch 2 classic is quiet above our expectation notwithstanding all the numerous features that come with the device. The battery, a Li-ion battery with a capacity of 420mAh which on standby lasts for over 2 days. Whereas on heavy/mixed usage, the battery can last up to a day allowing you to go a full day on a single charge.
Another great feature on the Huawei Watch 2 classic is that it comes with a 4GB onboard internal storage space which lets you store and listen to your favorite tracks on the go. Besides this, there is a loudspeaker, meaning you can play media files right from the device.
There is also a 768MB RAM size installed which obviously makes the device perform faster.
The Watch 2 classic passes the 1.5 meters underwater for 30 minutes test and as such it is certified IP68. So it’s okay to wear it under the rain and if you caught up in the rain, you shouldn’t be bothered as it won’t damage the device. However, it’s not recommended for swimming just in case you want to track your swimming activities, a better choice would be the Fitbit Versa.
Huawei Watch 2 classic is fitness ready, it comes with lots of sensors built-in. There is a heart rate sensor that lets you track your heart rate variations for up to 6 hours. It also features a multi navigational satellite system; GPS/GLONASS that lets you track outdoor activities effortlessly even in terrains where either of the navigational sensors lags.
Out of the two buttons by the side of the Watch 2 classic, the lower button lets you quickly access the fitness tracking features on the watch with just a single tap. There are also different preset sport modes that come preinstalled on the watch. Fitness activities that can be tracked by the Huawei Watch 2 classic includes;
When it comes to keeping you updated with the latest updates from your phone the watch 2 classic is up to do. When paired with a compatible device, the watch alerts you when there is a new notification which includes ;
The watch 2 classic comes with an NFC chip built into the device, this supports Google Pay contactless payment system that lets you make payments on the go directly from the watch.
The watch faces are customizable, same as the straps which are also interchangeable allowing you define your style for every occasion.