Smartwatches, Fitness Bands Under PHP 5K (2021)
Over the years, the smartwatch segment has continued to grow. With more and more smartwatches and fitness bands getting released, we got lots of choices. What’s also great is that these devices are equipped with advanced features and technology. So now, we’ll provide you with some of the best smartwatches released during the year 2021 in the Philippines that won’t break the bank.
Note: Listed below are smartwatches launched or released in the Philippines in 2021. Prices may be subject to change.
The Huawei Watch Fit New comes with a rectangular watch body and metallic watch frame matched with colorful watch straps. In addition, it sports a 1.64-inch AMOLED (456 x 280) color display with a 70% screen-to-body ratio, and it is lightweight, weighing just 21g.
The watch features HUAWEI TruSeenTM 4.0 heart rate technology, Huawei’s multi-sensor AI neural network algorithm with expertly developed PPG components. It supports 24-hour heart monitoring to track changes in blood oxygen, sleep and stress conditions. It also has 97 sports modes and an animated personal trainer.
It also features a menstrual cycle management function developed specifically for female users. Moreover, users can check the changes in SpO2 (Oxygen Saturation) levels with the Huawei Health app throughout the day. Other features include Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, 5 ATM water resistance, and up to 10 days of battery life. It comes in Pomelo Red, Isle Blue, Sakura Pink, and Graphite Black.
realme brought the Watch 2 Pro to the Philippines equipped with a 1.75-inch touch display, with a resolution of 320 x 385 at a 30Hz refresh rate. It is powered by a 390mAh battery, which lasts up to 14 days.
In addition, the realme Watch 2 Pro now features dual-satellite GPS to monitor your location. It also allows you to control your other AIoT devices via realme’s TechLife control.
Another smartwatch from realme is the more affordable realme Watch 2. It sports a 1.4-inch touchscreen IPS LCD, a single button, and a removable wrist strap. Powering the smartwatch is a 315mAh battery, which realme claims to last up to 12 days.
Both smartwatches boast 90 sports modes and support monitoring functions for sleep, stress, heart rate, and blood oxygen level (SpO2). Other features include Bluetooth 5.0, IP68 dust and water resistance rating and compatibility with the realme Link app.
The Xiaomi Redmi Watch 2 Lite just arrived in the Philippines this December. The smartwatch features a 1.55-inch touch display and has over 100 watch face design options. It also has over 100 fitness modes, 17 professional modes, and more than 90 extended modes, such as outdoor running, swimming, cycling, HIIT, hiking, and more.
The Redmi Watch 2 Lite features improved positioning accuracy with its multi-system standalone GPS, which can also shorten the average convergence time. It is also water-resistant and can be submerged for a maximum depth of 50 meters.
In addition, users will also be able to track their SpO2 levels, and feature sleep tracking in case users have low levels of SpO2 caused by snoring, intense workouts at high altitudes, and excessive brain activity or lung problems. Moreover, it features a 10-day battery life plus a magnetic charger compatible with multiple Xiaomi devices.
The Huawei Band 6 is the newest wearable to the Huawei band lineup. It sports a 1.47-inch AMOLED display, which upgrades from Huawei Band 4’s 0.96-inch LCD. It comes with 96 Workout Modes with TruSport algorithm, All-Day Sp02 Monitoring, TruSleep 2.0 Sleep Tracking, TruSeen 4.0 Heart-Rate Monitoring, and Menstrual Cycle Tracking.
The latest Huawei band has a single side button for navigation and comes with 5ATM water resistance. Other features include notification, call, and message alerts, music playback controls as well as a remote camera shutter for the connected smartphone. It is compatible with phones running Android 6.0 or iOS 9.0 or later and supports Bluetooth 5.0.
It has up to 2 weeks of battery life, as Huawei claims. The wearable charges via the magnetic dock.
The realme Band 2 features a 1.4-inch color touch screen with a resolution of 167 x 320, 500 nits of brightness, over 50 watch faces, and an 18mm interchangeable wrist strap. In addition, it houses a GH3011 sensor that can continuously monitor the user’s heart rate and blood oxygen, can track calories burned and supports 90 different sports modes such as running, hiking, and more.
Powering it is a 204mAh battery that can last for 12 days on a single charge, realme claims. Other features include Bluetooth 5.1, smart AioT control, water-resistance of up to 50m, and compatibility with Android 5.1 and iOS 11 and above devices.
The Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 6 flaunts a 1.56-inch large full-screen AMOLED display that offers 326PPI resolution. The display comes protected with tempered glass with an anti-fingerprint coating. It offers a huge variety of watch faces and has and six strap colors to choose from.
Moreover, it comes equipped with various sports and exercise activities, totaling 30 modes, including new exercises such as dance, basketball, and boxing. It can also automatically detect and kickstart monitoring when a user engages in one of 6 fitness activities: outdoor running, walking, treadmill running, indoor rowing, elliptical training, and cycling. Plus, It also incorporates various health functions, including SpO 2 tracking, heart rate monitoring, enhanced sleep tracking functions, and more.
Powering the band is a 125mAh battery that can last up to 14 days. Its charging time is less than 2 hours, as Xiaomi claims. Additionally, the smart band comes certified with 5ATM water resistance, making it safe to wear when swimming, snorkeling, and showering.
The OnePlus Band sports a 1.1-inch AMOLED touchscreen with a color display and customizable faces. It features continuous blood oxygen monitoring, 5ATM, and IP68 water resistance, 13 exercise modes, and up to 14 days of battery life.
Other features include message notifications, incoming call notifications, music playback controls, stopwatch, timer, alarm, camera-shutter controls, and more. Moreover, the OnePlus Band also supports compatibility with the companion OnePlus Health app via Bluetooth 5.0. It supports both Android and iOS devices.
That wraps up our list! Those are some of the smartwatches released in 2021 under PHP 5K that you might love to grab! Did we miss a good one? Let us know in the comments.