Published on May 14th, 2020 | by Adrian Gunning

Huawei launches the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e smartwatch in Australia with stylish new design and upgraded health tracking features

Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) has today launched the newest addition to its popular HUAWEI WATCH GT 2 Series, the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e, in Australia.

Designed to inspire Australians to enjoy an active lifestyle, the new smartwatch features 100 workout modes, more advanced health tracking features to help users better understand and manage their health and wellbeing, and a fresh new take on classic smartwatch designs.

For the first time, Huawei has introduced a blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) monitoring feature to the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e[1] to help users better track their health, alongside precise heart rate monitoring, abnormal heart rate reminders, pressure level monitoring and sleep monitoring features that allow users to understand their health status in real time.

Supported by Huawei’s proprietary Kirin A1 chip and two-week long battery life[2] to keep Australians on the go, the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e is engineered to be the ultimate sporty accessory for consumers’ everyday life.

Larking Huang, Managing Director of Huawei Consumer Business in Australia: “Huawei continues to develop products that push the boundaries of technology and design, and the WATCH GT 2e is no exception. As the world continues to demonstrate an ever-growing interest in improved health and wellbeing, we are committed to delivering innovative devices that offer new features to help Aussies reach their personal goals.  Designed to fit seamlessly into your everyday life, the WATCH GT 2e is evidence of how we are bringing smarter technology and solutions to Australian consumers.”

A trendy design and new-take on classic styles

The HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e presents a classic black bezel dial and integrated body for a bold and sporty style. The fluoroelastomer strap and breathable TPU[3] material ensures the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e is both comfortable and durable, for all-day long wear and during periods of intense exercise. Available in four new colours – Graphite Black, Lava Red, Mint Green and Icy White, there is a style to suite every taste.

The HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e also comes equipped with a 1.39-inch AMOLED high precision touch display letting users experience content in vivid colour and providing a visual experience like no other – even in strong sunlight. Huawei’s latest smartwatch also offers users greater customisation with new motion watch faces which complement which complement fluidity and action when the user is on the move.

Leading sports experience with 100 workout modes

Whether users are into mainstream sports or something a little more experimental, they can enjoy comprehensive sports tracking modes on the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e. Supporting 15 professional workout modes (eight outdoor and seven indoor activities) and 85 customised workout modes, the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e is the ultimate companion for active, sports-savvy Australians seeking a smarter workout experience.

In professional workout modes, the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e provides comprehensive monitoring that can track 190 types of data such as duration, calories burnt, heart rate interval, exercise progress, recovery time and more, users with scientific exercise planning to help users to get the most out of their workout. With a large internal storage that can hold around 500 mp3 songs[4] users can enjoy their custom exercise playlist during their training.

Introducing advanced health measurement with blood oxygen saturation levels (SpO2) monitoring [5]

For the first time, Huawei has introduced blood oxygen saturation levels (SpO2) monitoring, allowing users to easily measure their SpO2 level, anytime and anywhere. In addition, users can monitor their health in real time with Huawei’s proprietary Truseen™ 3.5 24-hour heart rate monitoring technology, TruRelex™ stress management technology, Trusleep™ 2.0 technology and new menstrual tracking features.

The advanced health tracking and management features of the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e better equip Australians with accurate and reliable information needed to help them better look after their physical and mental wellbeing.

Australian Pricing and Availability

The HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e is available online and in store from today, Thursday 14 May 2020. When consumers purchase the HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e between 14/05/2020 – 28/05/2020 they will receive a bonus HUAWEI smart scale worth $129 RRP. This offer is also available on all WATCH GT 2 models. Please see below for pricing and availability:

Model Availability Pricing
WATCH GT 2e Sport Edition – Graphite Black JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman, Mobileciti, Huawei Authorised Experienced Store Chatswood, Amazon, HappyTel RRP $349
WATCH GT 2e Sport Edition – Lava Red JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman, Mobileciti, Huawei Authorised Experienced Store Chatswood, Amazon, HappyTel RRP $349
WATCH GT 2e Active Edition – Mint Green Amazon RRP $349
WATCH GT 2e Active Edition – Icy White JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman, Mobileciti, Huawei Authorised Experienced Store Chatswood, HappyTel RRP $349

[1]iOS not supported.

[2]Typical user scenarios include weekly music playback of 30 minutes, a full day wearing, with heart rate tracking enabled, Scientific Sleep Monitoring enabled at night, average weekly workout of 90 minutes (with location enabled), notifications on (receive 50 texts and set three alarms every day). Music playback required connecting with Bluetooth headphones. Actual battery life varies by actual playback time, user behaviours and actual conditions.

[3]TPU: Thermoplastic polyurethanes. Can be flexible, durable and smooth to touch. Available in Lava Red and Mint Green

[4] Only MP3 and LC-AAC format are supported for local playback on your WATCH. Music playback requires connection to an Android phone and at least 2 GB of storage. Bluetooth earbuds are needed to listen to music.

[5] The data and results are for reference only and are not intended for medical use or as treatment.

About the Author


Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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