Following on from the very low-cost but surprisingly feature-packed Honor Band 3, the Honor Band four has now been introduced, and it appears to be like to be each bit as low-cost and feature-packed, in addition to together with some new instruments, chief amongst them being a colour display.
That’s alongside all of the outdated options like a coronary heart charge monitor, water resistance, exercise monitoring and sleep monitoring.
We dig into all that beneath, together with data on the remainder of the specs and options, plus what we all know to this point in regards to the launch date and worth.
Reduce to the chase
- What’s it? The following low-cost health band from Honor
- When is it out? September in China, unknown elsewhere
- What’s going to it value? Possibly round $59/£70 (roughly AU$125)
Honor Band four launch date and worth
The Honor Band four is occurring sale in China on September 20 for 199 yuan, which equates to only round $30/£20/AU$40.
In fact, the precise worth in these nations received’t be an actual conversion, however it might value the same quantity to the Honor Band three, which launched for $59/£70 (roughly AU$125). That’s fairly much more however nonetheless very low-cost by health tracker requirements.
It’s price noting that there’s additionally an Honor Band four Working Version, which is even cheaper at simply 99 yuan (round $15/£10/AU$20).
This has a monochrome display somewhat than a colour one, in addition to having a smaller battery than the usual Honor Band four, but it surely’s not all a downgrade, as it could actually observe extra operating knowledge, which we’ll get into beneath.
Presently we don’t know if or when the Honor Band four will truly land outdoors China, however provided that the Honor Band three acquired a wider launch we’d count on this might too.
Honor Band four design and show
There’s a zero.95-inch colour AMOLED display on the Honor Band four, and that is the primary time one of many firm’s bands has had a colour display, in order that’s one of many predominant upgrades right here.
When you don’t care about colour then you definately may wish to think about the Honor Band four Working Version, which sticks with a monochrome show.
The design in the meantime appears to be like to be similar to the earlier Honor Band, with an extended slender display, a house button beneath it and what appears to be like to be a rubberized band of some form, which is more likely to be snug to put on whereas figuring out.
It’s obtainable in blue, black or pink, whereas the Working Version is on the market in these colours plus pink, yellow and inexperienced.
The Working Version additionally has a barely completely different look, with a chunkier strap relative to the display, however a smaller construct total. The physique (not together with the strap) is available in at 40.5 x 14.eight x 11.2mm and 6g, whereas the usual Honor Band four is 43 x 17.2 x 11.5mm and 23g.
Honor Band four options and specs
The Honor Band four is water resistant to 50 meters, and naturally it’s additionally subsequently in a position to observe your swims. It will possibly additionally observe sleep, together with how lengthy you’re in REM, and has a coronary heart charge monitor built-in.
It additionally works as a pedometer, as you’d count on, can get fundamental notifications out of your telephone, and may observe biking and runs, amongst different actions.
The Honor Band four Working Version may very well be a more sensible choice although if you happen to wish to run, as it could actually observe extra metrics, together with cadence, floor influence and step size. It tracks these items utilizing a 6-axis sensor.
Nevertheless, the Working Version doesn’t have NFC, whereas the usual Honor Band four does.
The Honor Band four Working Version additionally has a smaller 77mAh battery to the Honor Band four’s 100mAh one. They supposedly final for as much as 12 days and 14 days respectively. One function neither mannequin appears to have is GPS.