Last Updated on September 15, 2020 by Jude Simeone
The Full Specifications of the Huawei Watch GT 2 – Huawei Watch GT 2 is the latest smartwatch to join the rich lineup of Huawei smartwatches, it comes in two sizes; 42mm and 46mm. These two succeed the Watch GT 42mm and 46mm respectively. What’s new with the GT 2? Well, the new GT 2 is slimmer and more stylish, and beyond that, it ships with the Kirin AI dual-chip which improves performance significantly and slightly longer battery life.
The GT 2 is also a more comprehensive fitness tracker with improved TruSeen 3.5 heart rate sensor technology and swimming heart rate tracking.
The GT 2 with onboard music storage capacity allow you take your music with you, and the 46mm version features Bluetooth calling – thanks to the inbuilt microphone and loudspeaker.
Huawei Watch GT 2 Full Specifications
|Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm)||Huawei Watch GT 2 (42mm)|
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|Device name||Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm)||Huawei Watch GT 2 (42mm)|
|Device type||Classic/Fitness smartwatch||Classic/Fitness smartwatch|
|Predessesor||Huawei Watch GT||Huawei Watch GT Elegant|
|Released date||September, 2019||September, 2019|
|Display size||1.39 inch||1.2 inch|
|Display resolution||454 x 454 pixels||390 x 390 pixels|
|Pixel density||326 ppi||--|
2 physical buttons
2 physical buttons
|Customizable watch face||Yes||Yes|
|Dimension||45.9 x 45.9 x 10.7 mm||41.8 x 41.8 x 9.4 mm|
|Weight||41 grams (excluding straps)||29 grams (excluding straps)|
|Casing material||Stainless steel/thermoplastic||Stainless steel/thermoplastic|
|Strap/band material||Fluoroelastomer, leather or titanium metal||Fluoroelastomer, leather or titanium metal|
|Interchangeable band||Yes, 22mm||Yes, 20mm|
|Screen protection||Corning Gorilla glass||Corning Gorilla glass|
|Water resistant/Protection||Yes, 5ATM||Yes, 5ATM|
|Swim-proof||Yes, recommended||Yes, recommended|
|Color(s)||Black, orange, titanium grey and pebble brown||Black
|Memory card slot||No||No|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth smart v5.1 LE||Bluetooth smart v5.1 LE|
|Heart rate monitoring||Yes||Yes|
|Menstrual cycle tracking||No||No|
|Under-water heart rate tracking||Yes||Yes|
|On-screen workout modes||Yes||Yes|
|Preloaded sport modes||Yes||Yes|
|Heart rate monitor (HRM)||Yes||Yes|
|Operating system (OS)||Huawei Lite OS||Huawei Lite OS|
|Chipset||Kirin A1||Kirin A1|
|Type of battery||Non-removable Li-polymer battery||Non-removable Li-polymer battery|
|Battery life||Standby:20 days+|
Mixed usage: 14 days
|Standby :10 days+,
Mixed usage: 7 days
|Charging type||Charging dock||Charging dock|
|Charging time||About 1-2 hours||About 1-2 hours|
|Battery saver mode||Yes||Yes|
|Payment system||Yes (China)||No|
|Compatibility||Android 4.4+ and iOS 9.0+||Android 4.4+ and iOS 9.0+|
|Companion app||Huawei Wear app||Huawei Wear app|
|Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm)||Huawei Watch GT 2 (42mm)|
|Charging cradle||Wireless charger|
|Quick start guide||Quick start guide|
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|Official Site||Official Site|
Huawei Watch GT 2 Features
- Premium Design
- Water Resistance Rating
- Over 1 Week Battery Life
- Activity/Fitness Tracking
The Huawei Watch GT 2 spots a more stylish design than its predecessor, although still the same stainless steel/thermoplastic case, it looks more classy and elegant. The GT 2 is sleek thanks to the slimmer design, the finish is also topnotch – well polished leaving a fascinating appearance.
The 46mm spots a ceramics bezel which leaves it with a classic watch appearance, while the 42mm with its bezeless display looks very stylish, though quite geeky just like the Active 2 from Samsung.
Both sizes support touchscreen and always-on display powered by AMOLED which is very interactive and intriguing to watch. And while the 46mm is available in black, stainless steel and titanium grey, the 42mm is available in black, stainless steel and rose-gold.
The 46mm straps come in matte blacksunset, orange pebble, brown and titanium grey, while the 42mm straps come in night blacklake, cyangravel, beigerefined and gold. Strap materials are available in leather, fluoroelastomer, and metal.
Unlike the GT, the GT 2 comes with 4GB ROM onboard storage capacity which allows you to store your favorite tracks on any of the 42mm or 46mm. It’s great to see the GT 2 step up to compete better with other high-end smartwatches such as the Active 2 and Versa 2.
Moreover, the GT 2 46mm comes with a microphone and loudspeaker which enables Bluetooth calling that allows you to make and receive calls from this device. It’s not actually a standalone smartwatch but brings convenience (phone must be connected to watch to enable Bluetooth calling).
Just like its predecessor, the GT 2 is also rated 5ATM which is waterproof up to 50 meters. This makes it swim-proof and a great choice to wear while swimming in the ocean or pool. Moreover, heart rate tracking while swimming is now supported on the GT 2. This makes it great for swimming enthusiasts who like to track their swimming activities.
While the 46mm has been tested to last 14 days on mixed usage, the 42mm is tested to last 7 days. Both have impressive battery life that allows you to go longer on a single charge. And the Kirin A1 dual-chip promises better performance that results in slight longer battery life than its predecessor.
Just like the GT, the GT 2 is also fitness-focused, equipped to track your active life comprehensively. Moreover, the GT 2 is more equipped with improved TruSeen 3.5 heart rate sensor that precisely monitor your heart rate on land and in water to help you track calories and manage the intensity of your training.
Huawei TruSleep monitors your complete sleep cycle in deep, light and rem stages to give you more insightful data on your sleep quality. it also tracks your steps, distance, sedentary reminder, and comes with inbuilt GPS which enables you to track outdoor activities such as routes, location and see your pace in real-time.
The GT 2 also features training analysis features for the Pros such as recovery time that tracks how well you’ve recovered from your previous workout, training effects and training load, as well as VO2 Max. that monitors your rate of oxygen consumption during a workout.
It also features 10+ preloaded courses that offer voice guidance during a workout to coach you through your favorite moves, as well as preloaded sport modes.
The GT 2 is well equipped to keep you connected to all that matters to you. Its compatible with both Android and iOS devices, and when connected to a compatible device will beam notifications such as emails, calls, reminders and more to the watch.
There’s also NFC chip (china only) that supports Ali Pay which allows you make payment on the go directly from this device.
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