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The premium HUAWEI Watch 3 series has launched in South Africa, bringing a host of advanced smartwatch features to local consumers.
But if you’re still not sure about all the features of the devices, we’ve answered some of the top questions about the Watch 3 and Watch 3 Pro.
1. Is the HUAWEI Watch 3 waterproof?
Both watches in the series are water-resistant up to 50 meters.
You can use them for shallow-water activities including swimming in a pool or ocean.
2. Can the Watch 3 make calls?
Both watches support eSIM functionality, meaning that you can accept calls on the devices even when your phone is out of Bluetooth range.
You can also answer MeeTime calls and Bluetooth calls on both smartwatches.
In addition to this, the watches support gestures that allow you to manage incoming calls, such as turning your wrist to the side to mute a call.
3. Does HUAWEI Watch 3 have NFC?
Both smartwatches in the series support NFC.
4. How is the HUAWEI Watch 3 battery life?
The Watch 3 has a typical battery life of up to three days. When used in ultra-long battery life mode, this is extended to 14 days.
Meanwhile, the Watch 3 Pro has a battery life of up to five days. When you use the device in ultra-long battery life mode, this goes up to 21 days.
Typical battery life is slightly shorter when using the smartwatches with an iPhone.
5. Is HUAWEI Watch 3 compatible with iPhones?
You can use the Watch 3 smartwatches with an iPhone, so long as the phone has iOS 9.0 or later.
Just download the HUAWEI Health app on the App Store and pair the watch in the app.
6. Is the Watch 3 compatible with Android?
The Watch 3 series is compatible with Android devices with Android 6.0 or later, including non-Huawei brands.
You simply need to pair the device using the HUAWEI Health app.
7. Watch 3 vs Pro: What’s the difference?
The smartwatches in the series differ mostly in terms of their design, battery life, and price.
Otherwise, they support the same features and capabilities.
The Watch 3 is the smaller of the two watches, with a sporty design. It measures 46mm, with a slightly smaller battery.
Meanwhile, the Watch 3 Pro measures 48mm and has a more classic watch design. It also has a slightly larger battery.
8. How much is the HUAWEI Watch 3?
The Watch 3 has a price of R7 299. It is the more affordable of the two devices.
9. How much is the Watch 3 Pro?
The Watch 3 Pro has a price of R7 999 in South Africa.
10. Where to buy the Watch 3 series
You can buy the Watch 3 and Watch 3 Pro on the HUAWEI Store (Online).
This article is sponsored by HUAWEI.