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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

EDITOR'S RATING

Design:
4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Battery:
3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Features:
4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Price:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Average:
3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)

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ABOUT DEVICE

Device nameHuawei Watch 2 Classsic
Device typeClassic smartwatch
Predessesor--
Successor--
Released dateApril, 2017
Ideal forMen (also a great choice for women)

DISPLAY

Display typeAMOLED
Display size1.2 inches
Screen resolution390 x 390 pixel
Density326 ppi
Input typeTouchscreen plus 2 physical crown-like buttons
Multi-touchYes

BODY

ShapeCircular
Dimension48.9 x 45 x 12.6 mm
Weight47 grams without strap
Casing materialThermoplastic/stainless steel
Strap/band materialLeather and silicone straps available
Bezel MaterialCeramics
Band size22 mm
Screen protectionCorning Gorilla glass
Water resistantYes, IP68
Swim-proofNot recommended
Color(s)Grey

MEMORY

RAM768
Internal storage4 GB
Memory card slot--

CONNECTIVITY

BluetoothBluetooth smart v4.1 LE
Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
NFCYes
GPSYes, A-GPS/GLONASS

CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY

TechnologyNo
SIM slotNo
Band--

NOTIFICATIONS

Email alertYes
SMS alertYes
Calls alertYes
Event reminderYes
Weather forecastYes
Facebook notifacationYes
Twitter notificationYes
Whatsapp notificationYes

FITNESS TRACKING

Sleep trackingYes
Heart rate monitoringYes
Distance coveredYes
Steps climbedYes
Calories burntYes
Calories ConsumptionYes

MEDIA

Audiomp3/mp4
Bluetooth musicYes
RadioNo
LoudspeakerYes
Microphone--
CameraNo

SENSORS

CompassYes
Accelerometer Yes
Magnetometer --
Heart rate monitor (HRM)Yes
BarometerYes
Gyroscope Yes
Ambient lightYes
Other sensors--

PLATFORM

Operating system (OS)Android wear 2.0 by Google
ChipsetQuad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A7
CPUQualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100
GPUAdreno 304

BATTERY

Type of batteryNon-removable Li-ion battery
Battery capacity 420mAh
Battery lifeStandby :2 day + , Mixed usage: ~1 day
ChargingCharging cradle
Charging timeAbout 1-2 hours

MISC

Payment system--
Compatibility Android 4.4 or later.
iOS 9.0 or later.
Companion appHuawei app
Customizable watch faceYes
Interchangeable band Yes
Voice commandYes

BOX CONTENTS

Huawei Watch 2 Classic
Strap
Charging cradle
Quick starter guild

Huawei Watch 2 Classic Features

Design

The Watch 2 classic is quiet spectacular , it comes with a revealing design that sparks of class. Beside 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 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.

Battery

The battery life of the Watch 2 classic is quiet above our expectation notwithstanding all the numerous features that comes 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 go a full day on a single charge.

Media

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. Beside 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 make the device perform faster.

Water Resistance/Protection

The Watch 2 classic passes the 1.5 meters under water for 30 minutes test and as such it is certified IP68. So its 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, its not recommended for swimming just in case you want to track your swimming activities, a better choice would be the Fitbit Versa.

Activity/Fitness tracking

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 comes preinstalled on the watch. Fitness activities that can be track by the Huawei watch 2 classic includes;

  • It lets you track steps and distance covered.
  • The inbuilt GPS/GLONASS lets you track routes, locations and distance.
  • The HRM lets you track heart rate vibrations.
  • It can also track your sleep, calories burnt and calories consumed and more.

Notifications & Application

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 ;

  • It alerts you when there is an incoming call or missed calls.
  • It keeps you updated with your schedules via it’s events reminder and calendar features.
  • There is a weather forecast data update feature.
  • It notifies you when you have a new text message alert.
  • It also alerts you when there is a new email on your phone.
  • It alerts you instantly when there is a notification from different third-party applications such as Facebook alerts, Whatsapp alert and Twitter alerts.

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.

Pros

  • Classy and fascinating design.
  • There is NFC chip which supports Google pay.
  • The Straps and watch faces are customizable.
  • There is a loudspeaker.

Cons

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 2100 is outdated.
  • It’s not swim-proof.

Editor’s Ratings

Here are our ratings on Huawei Watch 2 classic

Design:
4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Battery3.5:
0 out of 5 stars (0.0 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Features:
4.5 out of 5 stars (4.5 / 5)
Price:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Average:
3.2 out of 5 stars (3.2 / 5)

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