Huawei Mobile Kenya plans to unveil its latest smartwatch series in the market before the end of the year as demand for workout devices surge due to health concerns among consumers.
The Huawei Watch Fit will be the latest series among the firm’s smartwatches available locally having launched Huawei Band series, Huawei GT2 and Huawei GT2 pro previously.
“With the wide variety of smart devices surrounding us today, we live in a connected digital era. Apart from the smart phones, which act as a nexus point, one of the most popular smart devices seen with people are in fact smart wearables,” said Jim Zhujie Huawei Mobile Kenya Country Head.
According to the firm, the Watch Fit features an animated personal trainer covering 12 workout courses including 44 posture demonstrations.
The individually animated fitness courses give users free one-on-one personal training without the need for a smartphone or any other device, be it at home, the gym or even for a quick workout during the office break, the firm said.
The wearable also supports 96 workout modes with advanced data tracking which ranges from 11 professional workout modes that cover the most popular exercise types, such running, walking, cycling, swimming and more, while a further 85 workout modes cover other forms of exercise including fitness training, dancing, ball games, water sports, winter sports, extreme sports and more.
The smartwatch will still maintain is its key feature where users are able to connect it with their smartphones and access features like calls, text, emails among others.
According to IDC report for first quatre 2020, Huawei was the second-best seller of smartwatches globally having a shipment growth of 118.5% year-on-year.