25 January 2021
OnePlus has finally entered the wearable segment by launching its first fitness tracker – OnePlus Band. The company has launched the health tracker in India first for as low as Rs. 2,499 (~$35).
The OnePlus Band features a 1.1-inch AMOLED display that supports touch inputs. It comes with a detachable tracker that can be attached to a range of dual-color wrist straps. There are many watch faces included as well that users can according to their preference. Users can put the watch faces using the Health app.
It comes with an array of sensors that includes a blood oxygen sensor, a three-axis accelerometer and gyroscope, and an optical heart-rate sensor. OnePlus Band includes 13 exercise modes that are namely Outdoor Run, Indoor Run, Fat Burn Run, Outdoor Walk, Outdoor Cycling, Indoor Cycling, Elliptical Trainer, Rowing Machine, Cricket, Badminton, Pool Swimming, Yoga, and Free Training.
The OnePlus Band also supports blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) and heart rate monitoring. With the help of the connected OnePlus Health app on the compatible phone, you can track your daily activities, heart rate, and sleep data. It analyses the sleep pattern using built-in sensors. It also offers personalized heart-rate alerts.
The OnePlus Band is also IP68 rated and 5ATM rated, which means it’s pretty apt for swimming. It is also designed to resist dust to some extent. Just like existing fitness trackers, the OnePlus Band offers real-time message notifications, incoming call alerts, call rejection, music playback controls, and a remote camera shutter button.
The OnePlus Band is compatible with devices running on at least Android 6.0. OnePlus has also brought the support for iPhone along with a corresponding OnePlus Health app on iOS at a later stage. The OnePlus Band also supports Bluetooth v5.0 connectivity.
The OnePlus Band houses a 100mAh battery that can deliver up to 14 days of usage on a single charge.
The price of the OnePlus Band is Rs. 2,499 in India and it comes in a Black color option only. It will go on sale through OnePlus.in, OnePlus Store app, Amazon, Flipkart, OnePlus exclusive offline stores, and partner outlets from January 13. Those who are Red Cable Club members can avail the early access benefit on January 12 from 9 am, exclusively via OnePlus.in and the OnePlus Store app. OnePlus will also sell wrist straps of its fitness tracker separately in Navy and Tangerine Gray colors at Rs. 399 each.