18 May 2021
Realme has launched its second-generation smartwatch named Realme Watch 2 in Malaysia. This is a direct successor to the original Realme Watch that debuted in May 2020. The team has continued with the square-shaped dial for the smartwatch. It has further made improvements in some of the aspects to make it a good enough upgrade.
The Realme Watch 2 sports a 1.4-inch IPS LCD touchscreen display with 320 x 320 pixels resolution. It has a peak brightness of 600 nits which means it should convenient to use even in broad daylight. There are now more than 100 watch faces to choose from for those who love to customize their gadgets.
The smartwatch now offers over 90 sports modes as compared to just 14 on the first-generation product. There is support for sleep monitoring, heart-rate monitoring, and SpO2 (blood oxygen) monitoring. It has a single button on the right side that will help users navigate and browse through the whole software experience. The good thing is that the smartwatch is IP68 rated for dust and water resistance which is beneficial for those who love to swim. The whole package is powered by a 315mAh battery which is claimed to last for about 12 days on a single charge.
Realme has priced the Realme Watch 2 at MYR 229 i.e. about $55 in Malaysia. We will have to wait for the global launch to take place to see exactly how much it will cost in other markets of the world.