Introduced the new Honor Band 5i: what is the main difference?

The sub-brand Huawei Honor at a presentation in China recently introduced the Honor 20 Lite (youth version). Expected that

smartphone goes on sale in China from October 25through various online stores. But in addition to Honor 20 Lite, the Chinese company also announced the Honor Band 5i - its latest fitness tracker, which is a small update of the previous version of Honor Band 5.

Difference Honor Band 5i from Honor Band 5

The new tracker is already available for preliminaryorder and will be available from November 1 at Vmall in China. Nothing is known about sales outside the Chinese market. The Honor Band 5i is available in Meteorite Black, Coral Powder and Olive Green at a price of around $ 22.

Honor Band 5i difference is insignificant at firstsight. Unlike Band 5, which requires a special charger, the Honor band 5i has a design that allows you to connect it to a USB port and charge yourself. Essentially, that means you don’t have to go anywhere with a charger anymore.

While the Honor Band 5 has a battery100 mAh, the new version of the Honor Band 5i gets a 91 mAh battery. And that means that it no longer offers up to 2 weeks of battery life. Honor says the new tracker can run from 7 to 9 days without recharging.

Updated fitness tracker also doesn't getOLED panel, now here is a color touch TFT-display with a diagonal of 0.96 inches (160 × 80 pixels) and a home button for easy navigation. It is equipped with a heart rate monitor, sleep tracking functions, as well as water resistance up to 5 atm at a depth of 50 meters.

Characteristics Honor Band 5i

  • 0.96-inch AMOLED color TFT touchscreen, resolution 160 × 80 pixels
  • Bluetooth 4.2 LE compatible with Android 4.4 (or later) or iOS 9.0 (or later)
  • Pedometer, Sleep Tracker, exercise tracker with 10 fitness modes, reminder of a long sitting position
  • 6-axis accelerometer, gyroscope, infrared sensor
  • PPG heart rate sensor for continuous heart rate monitoring
  • 9 sports modes
  • Music playback control
  • SpO2 sensor, with TruSeen 3.5 heart rate monitor
  • Call and message notification, Incoming call disconnect function
  • Water and dustproof (50 meters / 5 atm)
  • Weight: ~ 24g
  • 91mAh battery for up to 7 days