Huawei Watch 2 Sport vs Classic vs Watch GT 2 (46mm) Compared

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Featured in this comparison are three decent smartwatches; the new Huawei Watch GT 2 which is joined by two outstanding Wear OS smartwatches; Huawei Watch 2 Sport and Classic. The new Huawei Watch GT 2 which succeeds the Huawei Watch GT is powered by the advanced Kirin AI chip and runs on the Huawei proprietary LiteOS platform. This confirms our suspicion that just like Samsung, Huawei has moved on away from the Wear OS platform following the release of the other two Wear OS smartwatches, the pioneers before the move away from Wear OS. We compare the Huawei Watch 2 Sport vs Classic vs Watch GT 2 (46mm) specs, features and prices, so you know the differences.

Please Note: The Huawei Watch GT 2 is available in two sizes; 42mm and 46mm, the 46mm is a more equipped smartwatch with microphone, loudspeaker which the 42mm lacks, but in this comparison we’re comparing the 46mm model of the GT 2. You can read more on the difference between the Huawei Watch GT 2 42mm and 46mm.

Huawei Watch 2 Sport vs Classic vs Watch GT 2 (46mm): Specifications Compared

 
 
Product Info
Huawei Watch 2 Sport Specs

Huawei Watch 2 Sport Specifications, Features and Price

Huawei Watch 2 Classic Specs

Huawei Watch 2 Classic Specifications, Features and Price

Huawei Watch GT (46mm) Specifications

Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm) Specifications, Features and Price

Price $249.99 $399.99 $214.70
ABOUT DEVICE ABOUT DEVICE ABOUT DEVICE ABOUT DEVICE
Device name Huawei Watch 2 Sport Huawei Watch 2 Classic Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm)
Device type Standalone/Fitness smartwatch Fitness/Classic smartwatch Fitness/Classic smartwatch
Gender Men Men Men
Release date April, 2017 April, 2017 September, 2019
Predecessor Huawei Watch GT
Successor
Versions Huawei Watch 2 Classic Huawei Watch 2 Sport
BODY BODY BODY BODY
Dimension 48.9 x 45 x 12.6 mm 48.9 x 45 x 12.6 mm 45.9 x 45.9 x 10.7 mm
Weight 40g (excluding straps) 47g (excluding straps) (excluding straps), 41g
Shape Circular Circular Circular
Case material Thermoplastic Stainless steel, Thermoplastic Stainless steel, Thermoplastic
Strap material TPU Leather Fluoroelastomer, Leather, Titanium
Bezel material Ceramics Ceramics Ceramics
Strap size 20 mm 22 mm 22 mm
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass Corning Gorilla Glass Corning Gorilla Glass
Water resistance IP68 IP68 Yes, 5ATM
Durability test
Swim-proof No No Yes, recommended
Color Black, Gray, Orange Black Black, Brown, Grey, Orange
DISPLAY DISPLAY DISPLAY DISPLAY
Display size 1.2 inches 1.2 inches 1.39 inch
Display type AMOLED, Full color AMOLED, Full color AMOLED, Full color
Display resolution 390 x 390 px 390 x 390 px 454 x 454 px
Pixel density 326 ppi 326 ppi 462 ppi
Always on Yes Yes Yes
Custom watch face Yes Yes Yes
Input type 2 Physical buttons, Touchscreen 2 Physical buttons, Touchscreen 2 Physical buttons, Touchscreen
CONNECTIVITY CONNECTIVITY CONNECTIVITY CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.1 Bluetooth v4.1 Bluetooth v5.1
Bluetooth calling Yes Yes Yes
GPS GLONASS, GPS GLONASS, GPS Yes
NFC Yes Yes (China only), Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n No
MEMORY MEMORY MEMORY MEMORY
RAM 0.768GB 0.768GB 32MB
ROM 4GB 4GB 4GB
Memory card slot No No No
CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY
Technology 4G LTE None None
SIM type e-SIM None None
Band
NOTIFICATIONS NOTIFICATIONS NOTIFICATIONS NOTIFICATIONS
SMS alert Yes Yes Yes
Calls alert Yes Yes Yes
Email alert Yes Yes Yes
Event reminder Yes Yes Yes
Third-party apps alert Yes Yes Yes
MEDIA MEDIA MEDIA MEDIA
Audio mp3/mp4 mp3/mp4 mp3
Bluetooth music Yes Yes Yes
Loudspeaker Yes Yes Yes
Microphone Yes Yes Yes
Camera No No No
Radio No No No
SENSORS SENSORS SENSORS SENSORS
Accelerometer Yes Yes Yes
Altimeter
Ambient light Yes Yes Yes
Barometer Yes Yes Yes
Compass Yes Yes Yes
ECG No No No
Gyroscope Yes Yes Yes
HRM Yes Yes Yes
Pulse oximeter No No Yes
Thermometer No No No
Other sensors
ACTIVITY TRACKING ACTIVITY TRACKING ACTIVITY TRACKING ACTIVITY TRACKING
Blood oxygen No No Yes
Blood Pressure No No No
Calories Yes Yes Yes
Distance Yes Yes Yes
ECG tracking No No No
Fitness Level Yes Yes Yes
Heart rate monitoring Yes Yes Yes
Sleep tracking Yes Yes Yes
Steps Yes Yes Yes
Stress Yes Yes Yes
Incidental fall detection No No No
Menstrual cycle No No No
VO2 Max Yes
Swim-tracking No No Yes
Swim-heart tracking No No Yes
On-screen workout No No
Sport modes Yes Yes Yes
BATTERY BATTERY BATTERY BATTERY
Battery type non-removable Lithium-polymer non-removable Lithium-polymer non-removable Lithium-polymer
Battery capacity 420mAh 420mAh 455mAh
Battery life Regular: 2 days+ Regular: 2 days+ Regular: 14 days
Charging type Charging dock Charging dock Charging dock
Charging time 1-2 hours 1-2 hours 1-2 hours
Solar power No No No
PLATFORM PLATFORM PLATFORM PLATFORM
Chipset Snapdragon 2100 Snapdragon 2100 Kirin A1
CPU 1.1GHz dual core 1.1GHz dual core Quad-core 1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A7
GPU
Operating system Wear OS Wear OS Huawei Lite OS
MISC MISC MISC MISC
Companion app Huawei Wear Huawei Wear Huawei Wear
Compatibility Android 4.4+, iOS 9.0+ Android 4.4+, iOS 9.0+ Android 4.4+, iOS 9.0+
Payment system Google Pay Google Pay Yes
Interchangeable strap 20mm, Yes 22 mm, Yes 22 mm, Yes
Voice command Yes, Google Assistant Yes, Google Assistant Yes
Find my phone Yes Yes Yes
Box content Charger, Huawei Watch 2 Sport, Manual, Straps Charger, Huawei Watch 2 Classic, Manual, Straps Charger, Huawei Watch GT 2, Manual, Straps
Price $249.99 $399.99 $214.70

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