Honor Band 5 with colour display launched in India, priced at Rs 2,599

“The Honor Band 5 can survive up to 50 metres under water and is claimed to have a 14-day battery life

Honor Band 5 the latest fitness band from Huawei sub-brand has been launched in India. The wearable was originally introduced last month in China as a successor to the Honor Band 4. It’s aimed at delivering more advanced health tracking features and ensuring a healthy lifestyle. The Honor Band 5 comes bundled with seven “innovative” technologies such as colour AMOLED display, stylish watch faces, intelligent sleep data, real-time heart rate monitor, water-resistant up to 50 meters, swim stroke recognition, and ten distinct fitness modes.

The all-new Honor Band 5 fitness band.
The all-new Honor Band 5 fitness band.

The Honor Band 5 has been priced in India at Rs 2,599, which is the same as its predecessor. The wearable comes in three colour variants: Midnight Navy, Coral Pink, and Meteorite Black, and will be available for sale from August 8th only on Flipkart

Talking about the specifications, the new Honor Band 5 boasts a 0.95-inch touchscreen colour display with 240 x 120p resolution and 282 ppi pixel density. The wearable is said to last up to 14 days on a single charge with 100mAh built-in battery. Fitness tracking features include a real-time heart rate monitor, sleep tracking, and sports modes such as running, cycling, and swimming. The Honor Band 5 also has a 5ATM rating that means you can take it for swimming and submerge it into the water for up to 50 meters.

Apart from this, the wearable features a six-axis inertial sensor and a blood oxygen level tracker, which can help monitor fatigue, dizziness, and poor sleep and connect with both Android and iOS devices using the Huawei Health app. 

Speaking on the HONOR Band 5 launch in India, Suhail Tariq Chief Marketing Officer at HONOR India said, “We at HONOR are constantly working towards providing the best-in-class technology, meaningful innovations, and quality products to enable our consumers to do more. HONOR Band 5 is another demonstration of our commitment to our customers. It is a unique blend of technology and lifestyle, specially tailored to meet the needs of our consumers, understand and enhance their daily lifestyle.”