The new Huawei Watch GT 3 is a standout new smartwatch that plays just as nicely with an iPhone as it does with an Android smartphone to be your faithful health and wellness companion.
The stylish smartwatch has a classic design with a round watch face that is available in 42mm and 46mm sizes.
For those looking to take their fitness to the next level, Huawei has also launched the Watch GT Runner.
Priced from $399, the Huawei Watch GT 3 has been designed to deliver an even better overview of your health and wellness and an improvement on your daily productivity.
The look and feel of the Huawei Watch GT 3 was taken from nature with the GT 3 46mm inspired by a glacier which combines sharp turning lines and rounded edges.
The GT 3 42mm, with its curved lines, was inspired by morning dew and the unique elegance of nature.
The curved back design of the watch matches the contours of the wrist bone so it’s even more comfortable to wear day and night.
The 46mm and 42mm GT 3 models are just 11mm thick and 10.2mm thick respectively.
The edge-to-edge HD AMOLED screen is bright and clear with a 1.43-inch display size with 326PPI (pixels per inch) on the 46mm GT 3 and a 1.32-inch display with 352PPI on the 42mm version.
The Huawei GT 3 has a rotating crown to zoom in and out of the all-new grid display which offers easy navigation of your apps.
HEALTH AND WELLNESS FEATURES
The Huawei GT 3 smart watch provides an accurate picture of your health and wellness.
The upgraded TruSeen 5.0+ sensors are placed in a circular arrangement to improve accuracy even while moving and exercising.
The sensors make it possible to provide heart rate with industry leading accuracy including detecting the changes during irregular exercises like HIIT, interval spring and strength training.
The GT 3 also supports 24/7 Sp02 blood oxygen monitoring with even better accuracy.
If there is an excessive change in your heart rate or when blood oxygen is low, the watch can alert the user.
This is an important feature as we deal with increased stress and pressure to allow us to manage our health and lifestyle.
Huawei Watch GT 3 can also monitor your sleep and ensure your body has enough has enough time to metabolise cortisol to bolster your immune system.
On the fitness side, the Huawei GT 3 can help users meet their training targets.
One of the standout features of the GT 3 is the AI Running Coach which can customise personal running plans based on your personal data.
Whether you’re an experienced marathon runner or looking to start out as a runner, the GT 3 can develop a personalised plan.
AI Running Coach can evaluate your running level based on data like height, weight and other historical data like running distance, speed and heart rate.
It can also divide the duration of training periods and adjust the intensity while offering a complete summary of your running plans and physical data through the Huawei Health App which is used to pair your smartphone to the watch.
There is no shortage of variety with more than 100 fitness modes including running, walking, mountain climbing, hiking, cross country running, cycling, open water swimming, triathlon, skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing and golf and six indoor workouts including walking, running, cycling, pool swimming, free training, elliptical machine and rowing machine.
Of course, the Huawei GT 3 is also a smartwatch that connects via Bluetooth to your smartphone to relay notifications and alerts.
Users will never miss a call no matter where you are or what you’re doing whether you’re exercising, doing your household chores or cooking.
The GT 3 has a built-in microphone and speaker so you can speak handsfree with surprising clarity.
It’s also possible to pair Bluetooth headphones to the Watch GT 3 so you can enjoy your music on the go and navigate your tunes from the device as well.
Android smartphone users can transfer music to the Watch GT 3 so they can listen to their music without having to carry around their smartphone so it’s ideal when walking, running and in the gym.
Another remarkable feature of the Huawei Watch GT 3 is the battery.
Other smartwatches are lucky to last a single day but the Watch GT3 can run for up to an incredible 14 days on the 46mm and up to seven days on the 42mm.
If you’re using more of the health and wellness features and using sleep tracking, then this comes down to seven days but still puts it well ahead of similar devices on the market.
The Watch GT 3 also supports fast wireless charging.
HUAWEI WATCH GT RUNNER
The Huawei Watch GT Runner is built for professional runners and includes all the features of the Watch GT 3 but offers a breathable, sweat resistant fit add an improved GPS performance to enable things like route sharing and navigation.
The GT Runner weighs just 38.5g and uses sturdy yet lightweight materials including polymeric fibre for the body, titanium for the crown and ceramic for the bezel.
On top of AI Running Coach, Watch GT Runner adds other features like Running Ability Index (RAI) analyses your performance after each training session and assessing your training loads to give you better advice on recovery.
Users can share their data with numerous third-party applications like Runtastic, RunningApp and more.
The Huawei Watch GT 3 is available now in gold, black, white and brown and is priced at $399 (42mm Black), $499 (42mm Gold), $449 (42mm White), $449 (46mm Black), $499 (46mm Brown).
The Huawei GT Runner 46mm is priced at $599.
WHERE TO BUY
They can be purchased from JB Hi-Fi, Amazon, Mobileciti, The Good Guys and the Huawei Experience Store.
* Editorial supported by Huawei