Earlier this February, we did cover the Huawei Talkband B1 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, touting it to be Huawei’s foray into the world of wearable technology. Well, now that it has been announced, just what does the Talkband B1 entail? For starters, this is one particular piece of wearable tech that the active would love to have, since it is capable of handling a range of conditions ranging from being on land or in the water, as well as from hiking to surfing, all without breaking a sweat thanks to it being dust protected with an IP57 rating that makes it completely waterproof.

Apart from that, with its NFC fast pairing, hooking it up to a compatible iOS or Android device is not going to be too difficult in the first place, while data transfer becomes a snap, in addition to its ability to synchronize with compatible devices. Other wireless technology includes Bluetooth 4.1 connectivity, allowing you to remain hooked to your smartphone all the time you’re sweating it out.

With the Huawei Talkband B1, you can keep track of all your physical activity, as it figures out the number of steps you have taken as well as calories burned so that you can achieve your physical fitness targets better. Taking a break? Fret not, the Huawei Talkband B1 too, is able to monitor the number of hours you have slept, as well as take a stab at your sleep quality. Its 90mAh battery is touted to deliver 6 days of regular use time, 7 hours of talk time and 14 days of standby time.

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