Realme launched much-anticipated Realme Watch and entered in the market of Internet of Things (IoT). This comes with touchscreen support and many more features.
Realme Watch overview
Like other watches available in the market, Realme watch is also a mix of fitness and smart features. Realme Watch features a 1.4-inch display with 320×320 pixels resolutions and 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The screen has a 380 nits brightness and 323 ppi pixel density with 10 levels of adjustment.
The smartwatch offers real-time heart rate monitoring using a dedicated photoplethysmogram (PPG) sensor. It records the heart rate every five minutes and gives a signal to the system to show alerts under specific conditions like the heart rate is lower or higher than the safe thresholds.
To track user’s blood oxygen levels Realme has also provided the SpO2 monitoring system.
It comes with IP68-certified for dust and water resistance. The watch measures 256×36.5×11.8mm and weighs 31 grams.
For fitness enthusiasts, this smartwatch has 14 different sports modes such as Cricket, Walk, Indoor Run, Outdoor Run, Badminton, Table Tennis, and Yoga, etc. The smartwatch also provides hydration reminders, sleep monitoring, sedentary reminders, and meditation relaxing.
The Realme Watch brings 12 watch faces. The default watch face displays the date, time, day, weather, step count, heart rate, and burned calories. You can select your preferred watch face from the Realme Link app. The company said it will add 100 new watch faces through a future over-the-air (OTA) update.
This watch can work with any smartphone runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop or above along with the Realme Link app.
The Watch is can show notification alerts from most of the apps installed on your smartwatch. These notifications include SMS messages, voice calls, or chat messages from WhatsApp, Facebook, and Instagram.
Other new features are Music Control and Camera Control. You can use the smartwatch as a camera shutter button, and this also allows you to play/pause music, adjust the volume and change tracks.
However, Realme Watch can’t be used to attend voice calls. You can only reject a call or mute its alert directly from the smartwatch.
Realme Watch backed by a 160mAh battery that is claimed to deliver seven days of battery life when the heart rate monitor is enabled. When the heart rate monitoring is disabled then it will provide nine-day battery life. There is also a Power Saving Mode that claimed to offer up to 20 days of usage on a single charge.
The Realme Watch price is set at Rs. 3,999 in India. This will go on sale in India on the Realme official website and Flipkart starting at 12pm (noon) on June 5. It will be available through offline stores latter.
Inside the retail box you would get the regular black strap. Colorful Fashion Straps will be sold separately in color options Red, Blue, and Green at Rs. 499 each.