Yesterday saw the kick-off of Huawei's 2020 Developer Conference in Songshan Lake, China, during the keynote speech, Richarch Yu, Executive Director and CEO of Huawei Consumer BG announced six new products by the Chinese manufacturer. Forming part of Huawei's seamless AI lifestyle, these products are designed to further enrich the 1+8+N all-scenario ecosystem. These products include Huawei FreeBuds Pro, FreeLace Pro, Watch GT 2 Pro, Watch Fit, MateBook X and MateBook 14. Huawei also reaffirmed its commitment to the All-Scenario Seamless AI Lifestyle Strategy which basically translates into every one of their devices linking and talking to each other seamlessly, giving consumers with Huawei products effortless communication between their devices.
Taking a look at the in ear Pro devices which were launched, firstly the FreeBuds Pro are the world's first true wireless stereo (TWS) earphones to support intelligent dynamic noise cancellation. Featuring a hardware and software integrated solution, the new TWS earphones intelligently identify the type of ambient noise based on the users immediate surroundings and switch between three profiles - General, Cosy and Ultimate - to offer the optimal noise cancelling performance. The FreeLace Pro offers great audio and a stylish design ll while supporting noise cancellation up to 40dB, the lace is a neckband type earphones that takes advantage of industry-leading algorithms to provide stable noise cancelling performance in any situation. The device features a pair of 14mm aluminium-magnesium alloy dynamic drivers with bass tubes to offer the high fidelity audio for an ideal listening experience.
The Huawei Watch GT 2 Pro is Huawei's latest smart watch device which is practical and has features for everyday use. Innovation at its best, is what can be the best way to describe this product as it not only comes with features that consumers have come to love on the current GT Series but also offers up to two weeks of battery life, has more than 100 workout modes as well as pro-grade fitness data tracking features. Health tracking features are at their most advanced yet with the upgraded Huawei TruSeen 4.0+ providing more accurate heart rate readings. The new flagship smartwatch launches with a rugged design featuring premium materials, including a sapphire watch crystal, titanium case and skin-friendly ceramic case back that combines with another sapphire glass back to enhance monitoring accuracy and wearing comfort. Huawei WatchFIT is the first Huwei smartwatch to support Quick-workout animations by combining 44 standard fitness routines into 12 animations, this feature provides quick and easy way for users to workout at a moments notice. Key to these workouts is the 13 running classes which are specifically tailored for jogging enthusiasts where running pace is analysed scientifically with results provided in real time to help users optimise their workout. The smartwatch has a built-in GPS for more accurate tracking and 5ATM water resistance.
The last two devices launched were the MateBook X which is the first notebook to feature 3K Infinite FullView Display which is realised with a borderless design that offers an immersive viewing experience and stunning image quality. The display is also multitouch-enabled with gesture support such as Fingers Gesture screenshot. It's powered by a 10th Gen Intel Core processor, the new flagship notebook delivers performances needed for daily tasks. The touchpad is 26 percent larger compaired to the previous generation for a better ease-of-use and now features Huawei FreeTouch to offer full haptic feedback. The MateBook X is also the first Huawei notebook to support Wi-Fi 6, which features three times the data transfer speed. The second notebook launched was the MateBook 14, its the benchmark of performance laptops in the era of mobile productivity, featuring a highly portable design and powerful performance delivering superior thermal performance even under intense workloads. It has a 2K HullView Display and supports smart features including Multi-screen collaboration to help consumers stay productive.
Local availability and pricing yet to be confirmed by Huawei SA