If the £999 Fenix 6X Solar is too rich for your blood, and all you want is an affordable fitness tracker to keep track of your steps and basic fitness goals, then the £29.99 HONOR Band is hard to fault.
HONOR today unveiled the HONOR Band 5, a stylish and practical accessory for those looking for a fitness tracker and smart band to improve their life during the day and the night. Boasting a 0.95” AMOLED Full Colour touchscreen, 24-hour heart rate monitoring, multiple sports and fitness modes and eight customised watch faces, the HONOR Band 5 is available now for £29.99 at Amazon and will be available at Argos later this month with O2 and Asda coming soon.
HONOR Band 5 is available in Classic Navy
blue, Meteorite Black and Dahlia Pink
by the latest HUAWEI TruSeen™ 3.0 heart rate technology, the
HONOR Band 5 provides more accurate, 24-hour real-time continuous heart rate
monitoring to help users keep track of their health and fitness. The heart rate
monitor also switches to an invisible light while you sleep, preventing night
light interference while also featuring a heart rate alert which vibrates and
flashes to alert users when their real-time heart rate exceeds the pre-set
The HONOR Band 5 also features TruSleep™ technology which automatically records light, deep and REM sleep and monitors users’ sleep quality. Supported by Huawei AI technology and certified by the Center for Dynamical Biomarkers at Harvard Medical School, TruSleep™ precisely identifies six common sleep disorders and offers more than 200 customised suggestions to improve sleep quality. Compared to previous generation models, performance is enhanced with an accuracy of up to 96.3%.
Band 5 is a reliable exercise companion, closely tracking users’ workouts and
providing recommendations for improvement. It supports a variety of outdoor and
indoor activities, including outdoor running, indoor treadmill, outdoor riding,
indoor cycling, free training, walking, elliptical trainer, rowing machine and
Band 5 also features a full range of swimming tracking options, and is water
resistant in depths of up to 50 meters. When swimming, Band 5 tracks the numbers
of strokes, speed, distance, intervals and calories burnt, giving users a clear
view of their progress. It also tracks a swimmer’s SWOLF score, a combination
of stroke count and time spent in the water, to help swimmers improve their
notifications and long battery life
with a 0.95” AMOLED Full Colour touchscreen, the HONOR Band 5’s screen
resolution of 240x 120 pixels at 282 PPI is easy to read, even under direct
sunlight. A single charge provides 14-days of normal usage.
paired with a smartphone, the HONOR Band 5 also alerts users of incoming calls,
SMS, email and SNS notifications. A remote-control function allows users to
capture photos from both the rear and front cameras of the phone in a single
click. When Bluetooth is activated, users are even able to locate the paired
phone via the “Find phone” function.
Dobo, Marketing Director at HONOR UK, said “HONOR Band 5 provides the perfect
mix of technology and style, meaning you can keep track of your day and night
routines while still expressing your personality. By combining complete control
of your notifications, a full suite of fitness tracking and better than ever
sleep monitoring, Band 5 becomes the perfect accessory for any activity.”