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Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) vs (42mm) Compared

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The Huawei Watch GT 2 is the latest addition to the rich lineup of Huawei smartwatches, the watch GT 2 comes in two versions; a smaller 42mm and bigger 46mm. These two succeed the Watch GT 42mm and 46mm respectively. And like you would expect, there are upgrades – smarter activity trackers with onboard music storage, and powered by Huawei self-developed wearable Kirin A1 dual-chip design and intelligent power saving technology. We compare the Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) vs (42mm) specs and features, so you know the differences and which is right for you.

Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) vs (42mm) Specs Compared

 Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm)Huawei Watch GT 2 (42mm)
huawei watch gt 2 46mm vs 42mmhuawei watch gt 2 46mm vs 42mm

EDITOR'S RATING

Design:
4.6 out of 5 stars (4.6 / 5)
Battery:
4.3 out of 5 stars (4.3 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4.6 out of 5 stars (4.6 / 5)
Features:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Price:
3.8 out of 5 stars (3.8 / 5)
Average:
4.3 out of 5 stars (4.3 / 5)
Design:
4.6 out of 5 stars (4.6 / 5)
Battery:
4.3 out of 5 stars (4.3 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
4.6 out of 5 stars (4.6 / 5)
Features:
3.7 out of 5 stars (3.7 / 5)
Price:
3.8 out of 5 stars (3.8 / 5)
Average:
4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)

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ABOUT DEVICE

Device nameHuawei Watch GT 2 (46mm)Huawei Watch GT 2 (42mm)
Device typeClassic/Fitness smartwatchClassic/Fitness smartwatch
PredessesorHuawei Watch GT ActiveHuawei Watch GT Elegant
Successor----
Released dateSeptember, 2019September, 2019
Ideal forMenWomen

DISPLAY

Display typeAMOLED
Full color,
Always-on-display
AMOLED
Full color,
Always-on-display
Display size1.39 inch1.2 inch
Screen resolution454 x 454 pixels390 x 390 pixels
Density----
Input typeTouchscreen,
2 physical buttons
Touchscreen,
2 physical buttons

BODY

ShapeCircularCircular
Dimension45.9 x 45.9 x 10.7 mm41.8 x 41.8 x 9.4 mm
Weight41 grams (excluding straps)29 grams (excluding straps)
Casing materialStainless steel/thermoplasticStainless steel/thermoplastic
Strap/band materialFluoroelastomer, leather or titanium metalFluoroelastomer, leather or titanium metal
Bezel Material CeramicsBezeless
Strap size20mm20mm
Screen protectionCorning Gorilla glassCorning Gorilla glass
Water resistant/ProtectionYes, 5ATMYes, 5ATM
Swim-proofYes, recommendedYes, recommended
Color(s)Black, orange, titanium grey and pebble brownBlack, cyan, gold, gravel Beige

MEMORY

RAM32MB32MB
Internal storage4GB4GB
Memory card slotNo--

CONNECTIVITY

BluetoothBluetooth smart v5.1 LEBluetooth smart v5.1 LE
Wi-FiNoNo
NFCYes(China only)Yes(China only)
GPSGPS/GLONASS/GalileoGPS/GLONASS/Galileo

CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY

TechnologyNoNo
SIM slotNoNo
BandNoNo

NOTIFICATIONS

Email alertYesYes
SMS alertYesYes
Calls alertYesYes
Event reminderYesYes
Weather forecastYesYes
Third-party appsYesYes

FITNESS TRACKING

Sleep trackingYesYes
Heart rate monitoringYesYes
Distance coveredYesYes
Steps climbedYesYes
CaloriesYesYes

MEDIA

Audiomp3mp3
Bluetooth musicYesYes
RadioNoNo
LoudspeakerYesNo
MicrophoneYesNo
CameraNoNo

SENSORS

Accelerometer YesYes
Altimeter----
Heart rate monitor (HRM)YesYes
BarometerYesYes
Gyroscope YesYes
Ambient lightYesYes
Other sensors----

PLATFORM

Operating system (OS)Huawei Lite OSHuawei Lite OS
ChipsetKirin A1Kirin A1
CPU----
GPU----

BATTERY

Type of batteryNon-removable Li-polymer batteryNon-removable Li-polymer battery
Battery capacity 455mAh--
Battery lifeStandby :20 days+,
Mixed usage: 14 days
Standby :10 days+,
Mixed usage: 7 days
ChargingCharging dockCharging dock
Charging timeAbout 1-2 hoursAbout 1-2 hours

MISC

Payment systemNoNo
Compatibility Android 4.4+ and iOS 9.0+Android 4.4+ and iOS 9.0+
Companion appHuawei Wear appHuawei Wear app
Customizable watch faceYesYes
Interchangeable band Yes, 20mmYes, 20mm
Voice commandNoNo

BOX CONTENTS

Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm)Huawei Watch GT 2 (42mm)
StrapsStraps
Wireless chargerWireless charger
Quick start guideQuick start guide

PRICE COMPARED

PriceAbout $275About $250

What’s the Difference?

The main difference between the 42mm and 46mm is that the later comes with microphone and loudspeaker which enables Bluetooth calling and has a longer battery life than the 42mm edition.

Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) vs (42mm) Features Compared

  1. Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) vs (42mm): Design

  2. There’s slight difference in the appearance of these two, while the 46mm edition retains the classic appearance of its predecessor, the 42mm takes on a somewhat sporty appearance. However, both look very stylish and the finish is top-notch deserving of a true premium smartwatch.

    The 42mm is more compact, is slimmer and also weighs less than the 46mm which makes it a more comfortable wear all day long. However the 46mm with a bigger 1.39 inch display allow you see a bit more at a glance, in addition, its more stylish and prestigious – thanks to the ceramics bezel.

    While straps are available in three materials; fluoroelastomer, leather and titanium, color varies. The 42mm is available in khaki Leather, cyan and black fluoroelastomer and rose gold milanese straps, while the 46mm is available in titanium grey metal, orange and black fluoroelastomer and brown leather strap.

  3. Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) vs (42mm): Media

  4. Although, these two feature 4GB onboard storage capacity, the 46mm comes with microphone and loudspeaker which the 42mm lacks. This enables you play media files aloud anywhere with the 46mm.

    Moreover, the 46mm supports Bluetooth calling which isn’t possible with the 42mm edition. Phone must be connected to the 46mm to enable you make and receive calls directly from this device.

  5. Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) vs (42mm): Fitness Tracking

  6. The GT 2 series are more comprehensive activity trackers than their respective predecessors. These two are fitness-focused and even more equipped to track your active life comprehensively.

    The Huawei TruSeen technology has been upgraded to enable more efficient and accurate tracking of your heart rate. As well as the presence of Huawei TruSleep technology that tracks your complete sleep cycle in deep, light and rem stages and TrueRelax pressure monitoring.

    Also new is swimming heart rate tracking that tracks your heart rate while you swim which can help you manage your training intensity effortlessly. A great deal for Pro swimmers. In addition, both editions of the GT 2 feature recovery time, VO2 Max, training effect, training load and inbuilt GPS that enables outdoor activity tracking for routes, locations and real-time pace.

  7. Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) vs (42mm): Battery Life

Both the 42mm and 46mm editions of the Huawei watch GT 2 have got an impressive long battery life that keeps you going longer on a single charge. However, while the 46mm has been tested to last 14 days on regular usage, the 42mm will last a week which makes the former a better choice for anyone involved in extreme workout activities.

Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) vs (42mm):So, Which is Better?

Both the 42mm and 46mm editions of the Huawei Watch GT 2 standout as fantastic smartwatches with remarkable designs, improved features, long battery life while also being more comprehensive activity trackers than their respective predecessors.

However, the 46mm edition is a more comprehensive smartwatch and has a more distinguishing and sophisticated design. It’ll cost you more, but give more value for money with a premium design, Bluetooth calling and a longer battery life.

Our Pick

The Huawei Watch GT 2 (46MM) being a more comprehensive smartwtch with a longer battery life is our preferred choice.

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