Dubai, UAE – 18 August 2021 – Huawei today announced the launch of HUAWEI WATCH 3 Series including sophisticated looking HUAWEI WATCH 3 and HUAWEI WATCH 3 Pro and its sleek camera phone – the HUAWEI nova 8 in the UAE.
The HUAWEI WATCH 3 Series bring consumers easy going and smart life experiences that are bolstered by enhanced interaction, independent connectivity and all-round interconnectivity. On top of the graceful design ID, premium finishing, eSim connectivity, ultra-long battery backup, health and fitness monitoring features, the HUAWEI WATCH 3 and3 Pro bring users new features like a high-precision temperature sensor for the first time to support human body temperature detection, handwashing detection and impact detection. These new smartwatches will be a stylish and smart companion that help users to continuously monitor their workout progress and health conditions with scientific solutions no matter where they go.
Both the smart watches will be available in the UAE along with the new HUAWEI nova 8 that packs a breathtaking display, versatile quad-camera, and an advanced processor for users to enjoy content viewing, capturing and sharing. Its long battery life and fast charging support gives users peace of mind through the longest of days.
eSIM + Long Battery backup: Independent intelligence, as smart as a smartphone
The HUAWEI WATCH 3│3 Pro feature standalone connectivity. By activating the eSIM service on a smartphone, users can share phone numbers as well as voice and data plans between their smartphone and HUAWEI smartwatch.
The HUAWEI WATCH 3 Series boasts an ultra-long battery life, supporting up-to five days of battery backup in smart mode,providing up-to 21 days of power in ultra-long battery life mode. Longer battery life ensures that users can wear it throughout the day, use it continuously, and use it even while they sleep. Whether users are wearing it while working out, in meetings, or during sleep, the HUAWEI WATCH 3 is always connected and ready to offer support.
Reimagining smartwatch aesthetics
The HUAWEI WATCH 3 Pro is made using aerospace-grade titanium melded with sapphire glass lens that guarantees durability. The Pro variant is not only visibly pleasing, but can also withstand harsh weather conditions, offering an supreme level of protection at all times.
HUAWEI WATCH 3 series’ back body is made using a hi-tech ceramic material that utilizes nano zirconia powder, which is a result of 42 rounds of processes including the process of precision high temperature polishing that reaches a temperature of over 1,400°C, and fusing with sapphire glass lens. The process brings out a surface that is not only warm , smooth, and skin-friendly, but also one that is capable of accurate heart-rate monitoring.
For the first time, the HUAWEI WATCH 3 series come with a 3D rotating crown with tactile feedback. With a fine-ripple pattern, it provides some of the best craftsmanship in a smartwatch, offering accurate finger movement recognition for the users. The rotating crown allows users zoom in and out of photos and swipe across the menu options precisely, efficiently, and conveniently.
The HUAWEI WATCH 3│3 Pro debuts with a wider selection of watch faces and watch straps providing more options for users to personalise their smartwatch. With a large range of interesting themes including technology, gaming, DIY etc. the watch faces can matched with fluoroelastomer and leatherstraps creatingthe perfect accessory to go with any outfit.
Superior health monitoring
The HUAWEI WATCH 3│3 Pro can be equated to a professional fitness monitoring assistant, providing over 100 workout modes, skin temperature detection with the new and highly accurate temperature sensor, fall detection and SOS alert. Coupled with other health oriented features like heart rate monitor, SpO2, sleep and pressure, the smartwatch series’ expansive feature set allows users to stay updated on their health condition.
Super Device Smart Travel Experience
Owing to its Super Device capabilities that provide an intelligent experience across all scenarios, HUAWEI WATCH 3 | 3 Pro users can connect their smartwatches to several smart applications.
Huawei has collaborated with multiple local, regional and international parties to release their applications into the HUAWEI WATCH 3 | 3 Pro such as Emirates, one of the world’s leading international airlines, talabat, one of the leading food delivery applications in the UAE, and Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC), one of the biggest taxi operators in Dubai and a subsidiary of the Dubai Government Roads and Transport Authority (RTA). These are the first of many partners to see their apps functioning on the new HUAWEI WATCH 3 | 3 Pro.
Huawei and Emirates have collaborated to provide HUAWEI WATCH 3 | 3 Pro users with a fluid and convenient experience while using their app on the newly released smartwatch: Users can now retrieve their trip details by providing an input of their booking reference directly on the smartwatch without using their phones. Once the booking has been retrieved, users will be able to receive updates related to their Emirates booking and flight status with just a glance at their wrist.
Moreover, when using the Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) the ride-hailing app, HUAWEI WATCH 3 | 3 Pro users will be able to look at the status and notifications of their journey while on the go directly from the smartwatch. When ordering from Talabat, the smartwatch turns into a smart assistant by tracking and notifying users on the status of theirorder.
Now available on AppGallery for HUAWEI WATCH 3 series, Petal Maps provides accurate navigation directly on the smartwatch, making it easier than ever for users who are walking or cycling to access directions by glancing at their wrist.
The HUAWEI WATCH 3 Pro also features Smart Hand Gesture Control*, which senses various hand gestures. For example, you can answer an incoming call by releasing a clenched fist with a raised wrist.
Day long activity, Dual GPS
The HUAWEI WATCH 3 Pro boasts a high-precision multi-mode GNSS which supports GPS, Beidou, GLONASS, WATCH 3 and QZSS, so not only does it receive more satellite data for positioning but also makes motion recording more reliable and motion trajectory increasingly accurate. Furthermore, the trajectory optimisation algorithm enhances the trajectory accuracy in complicated scenes, which can ensure that the user’s workout data is recorded with accuracy, and at the same time, the route can be tracked. After every workout, users can generate a motion trajectory and share on their social channels with one click.
HUAWEI nova 8
Exceptional photography that captures your moment
Inside the phone’s Camera System is a powerful quad-camera which consists of a 64MP HD Main Camera, 2MP Macro Camera, 8MP Ultra-Wide angle Camera, and a 2MP Bokeh Camera, which allows users to capture when on the move.
The HUAWEI nova 8 runs fast and smooth be it while browsing or gaming. It doesn’t heat up easily either, due to the 3D graphene cooling technology. Even during binge-watching sessions, HUAWEI nova 8 displays heat dissipation capacity.
The 66W HUAWEI SuperCharge feature saves users from dealing with the trouble of charging their device frequently, especially while playing games and watching movies. It can be charged to 60 percent in fifteen minutes and up to a 100 percent in thirty minutes.
Superb design and display
The display on the HUAWEI nova 8 features a 90Hz refresh rate and 240Hz sampling rate making every touch and scroll responsive. With 10-bit colour depth and up to 392 ppi, the display can render up to 1.07 billion colours. The display shows smooth gradients and more realistic content in vivid colours during every activity.
Price and Pre-Orders in the UAE:
The HUAWEI WATCH 3 Active Edition is priced at 1599AED and the Classic Edition is priced at 1699AED.The HUAWEI WATCH 3 Pro comes in Classic Edition and is priced at 1999AED. Pre-orders in the UAE will start from August 26th and come with a gift offer worth AED 529 – HUAWEI Freebuds 3.
The HUAWEI nova 8 comes in Gold Blush colour priced at 1799AED. Available on the HUAWEI online store exclusively from 29th August – 2nd September with a special gift – the new Huawei Scale 3 worth of 299AED. Starting 16th September available at Huawei Experience Stores and across select retailers in the UAE.