Over the previous couple of years Huawei has turned its again on Wear OS, because it pursued its personal smartwatch tech with the LightOS-toting Huawei Watch GT, however it looks like the firm might be making a comeback in the smartwatch house.
According to Bluetooth regulation filings noticed by GadgetsAndWearables, it looks like Huawei is making ready 4 new smartwatches for launch in the close to future. Those are doubtless to be just a few totally different variations of the similar product.
The most attention-grabbing aspect of that is how one is codenamed CSN-BX9. The Huawei Watch 2 – the company’s final try at a Wear OS smartwatch from early 2017 – was additionally codenamed BX9 earlier than getting its official identify.
There’s no gurantee that is the Huawei Watch 3, however it will make sense if the firm had been to replace its Wear OS system (that sits in a separate line to its Watch GT gadgets).
Two of the different gadgets listed sport related codenames, and it is doubtless these will be variations on the similar product. Expect one to be an LTE model of the watch, whereas one other might are available a barely totally different measurement or design.
Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei’s Consumer Division, has beforehand confirmed the firm is taking a look at making a brand new Wear OS watch, however in late 2018 he defined the firm wished to make large enhancements earlier than updating its system.
A giant step up?
We’ll in all probability see some critical enhancements over the Huawei Watch 2, which might imply the last product will embrace a Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 chipset to provide improved battery life and a extra optimized energy expertise.
It can also be the firm decides to embrace some new well being options equivalent to an ECG monitor or an improved coronary heart fee tracker.
There’s no assure Huawei will stick to Wear OS software program for its next full-blown smartwatch, however we’re unlikely to know for sure for a while. It might be the firm is prepared to announce the new system at IFA 2019, which is ready to happen at the begin of September.
The fourth product on the itemizing is codenamed ALX-AL10 and that is doubtless to be a brand new smartwatch for teenagers. We do not know any particulars about this but, however we’ll be certain to deliver you all the newest on all Huawei’s new smartwatches once we know what they’re.