HUAWEI WATCH GT 4 (2023)
With its airy-light form and 13% higher screen-to-body ratio, bordered by a thin bezel, this watch gives you the fit you crave and a view to savour. The fashion, never stops. Pushing boundaries through technology. To cross, to sport, to explore. Huawei Wearable is fully Fashion Forward.
The Huawei Watch GT 4 is here with two different stylish options. One of them is the 41mm version with a “Pendant Design,” and the other is a 46mm version with an “Octagonal Design.”
With 25,000+ exquisite watch faces to browse, including Blooming watch face, which flowers as your daily activity data grows, and Always On Display watch faces, an idle moment is all you need to experience something new.
The new Stay Fit app backed by HUAWEI TruSeen™ 5.5+ tech helps you keep track of how many calories you’re consuming at a glance, with high-level metrics like real-time calorie intake, active calories, resting calories, and calorie deficit.
However, the design and outlook aspects are not the only standouts of the Huawei Watch GT 4. There’s much more to talk about. Abid is an audio and PC/mobile accessories expert who loves to explore the latest and greatest tech in the market. He has a keen ear for sound quality and deep knowledge of audio equipment. He shares with us the tea.
ENHANCED BATTERY LIFE
Both the 41mm and 46mm versions come with better batteries than the Huawei GT 3 model. To be exact, the battery life of both versions of the Huawei Watch GT 4 sees a 20% improvement. However, there’s a difference in terms of run time between the two versions.
The 41mm version of the Huawei GT 4 can offer up to 7 days of battery life with a full charge. On the other hand, the larger version of the watch, the 46mm model, can last for up to 14 days with typical use. And that’s a given, as the large version can accommodate a large-sized battery.
BETTER DISPLAY FEATURES OF HUAWEI WATCH GT 4
The 46mm model of the Watch GT 4 comes with a 1.4-inch display. On the other hand, the 41mm features a 1.32-inch display. Both of them are AMOLED panels with a resolution of 466 x 466 pixels. However, there’s a difference in terms of pixel density. The large model has 326ppi, while the 41mm features 352ppi.
But what really makes the new Huawei Watch GT 4 stand out in terms of display is the Always-On Display Mode. It makes the watch show up to 20% more visible elements than the predecessor. Thanks to that, you can stay updated with more information through a quick glance on the watch.
Huawei packed the Watch GT 4 with the TruSeen 5.5+ tech, which comes along with the TruSleep 3.0. This brings advanced Sleep Monitoring, allowing the users to better track their sleep cycles. In addition to that, the watch does a great job of helping you build better sleep habits.
Moreover, the Huawei Watch GT 4 comes with Sleep Breathing Awareness. This feature monitors your heart rate and the SpO2 level while you’re sleeping. It will alert you when you face any breathing issues during the sleeping sessions.
Besides that, the Watch GT 4 features Menstrual Cycle Management 3.0. According to Huawei, it is 15% more accurate in the first-day period predictions, which makes it better for women’s health when compared to other mainstream smartwatches.
For those wondering, the Menstrual Cycle Management 3.0 tracks the sleep temperature, heart rate during sleep, and other physiological factors to precisely predict periods. Also, it makes the Watch GT 4 record all the symptoms in real time.
FITNESS FEATURES OF HUAWEI WATCH GT 4
There are a ton of fitness features on the Huawei Watch GT 4. For exercising outdoors, the watch comes with a dual-band, five-system GNSS that can provide up to 30% more precise positioning. The tech works flawlessly even when you’re surrounded by tall buildings.
In addition, the Watch GT 4 can track various sports, including activities such as Padel and even e-sports. To be exact, there are more than 100+ built-in sport tracking modes in the watch. Thanks to that, you can monitor your performance and track your fitness with higher overall precision.
Moreover, the Huawei Watch GT 4 comes with a new Stay Fit feature. This feature helps you to track your calorie intake, and it comes with real-time health data tracking.
Also, there are Activity Rings, which offer you quick info on how you’re doing throughout the whole day. It offers at-a-glance info on calories burned, activity while standing, and exercise duration.
COMPATIBILITY OF WATCH GT 4
The Watch GT 4 is compatible with both iOS and Android smartphones. And the good news is that you can make it work with fitness apps such as Strava, Runtastic, Kommot, and Huawei’s own Petal Maps.
Once you connect it to a smartphone, it can offer notifications for SMS, Facebook, Instagram, Signal, Skype, Telegram, and Viber. You can also send quick replies to text messages through the Huawei Watch GT 4. And as it supports Bluetooth calling, you can take and make calls with the watch.
AVAILABILITY OF THE HUAWEI WATCH GT 4
You can get yourself a Huawei Watch GT 4 from October 4 if you’re in the UK and Europe. It will be available through the Huawei Store and third-party retailers such as Amazon, Boots, Currys, and Argos. And Huawei is already taking pre-orders on the watch. If you place an order by October 15, you get a pair of Huawei FreeBuds SE 2 for free.
When it comes to pricing, the Watch GT 4 46mm starts at €250/£230, which comes with the “black rubber” strap. If you get the Rainforest Green GMT or the Brown leather option, it will cost you 270/£250. Here, the GMT version comes with a braided composite strap, which Huawei made with recycled ocean-bound nylon.
On the other hand, the 41mm version also starts at €250/£230. But for the 41mm version, you get a White leather strap for the starting price. And for the Milanese bracelet Huawei Watch GT 4 with a magnetic clasp, the price is €300/£250.
This watch is sure to track the activity you love – with new modes like football, basketball, and padel, in addition to the myriad of walking, running, cycling, and swimming workouts. Hit the court or hunker down, with a vast array of real time data, to make the most out of every movement. You can also enjoy the convenience of voice guidance8 when running.
Enhanced Route Tracking
A smart satellite antenna array boosts the accuracy of HUAWEI WATCH GT 4 46 mm’s GNSS signals by 30%, to keep you on track in avenues, parks or residential units. And with a smart fusion positioning algorithm, the watch gets increasingly accurate the more times you run.
Workout Heart Rate Monitoring
Don’t miss a beat, with the new and improved HUAWEI TruSeen™ 5.5+ heart rate, and get timely voice or vibration reminders whenever your heart rate strays from its target zone. The heart rate monitor continues to work well, even in cold-weather environments.
Listen Without Limits
HUAWEI WATCH GT 4 supports independent music playback. Set playlists in the phone app and match them to specific workouts – to get in your groove even when your phone isn’t on hand!