Honor Pad 2 And Honor Watch S1 Announced Officially: Specs, Price And Release Date


After launching Honor 6X, Huawei’s Honor brand has also made official of Honor Pad 2 and Honor Watch S1 at an event in China today. Here is everything you need to know about the two new hardware.

Features / Specs

The Honor Pad 2 has an 8-inch Full HD display at a resolution of 16:10 1920 x 1080 pixel IPS screen. That is powered by a Octa-Core processor of Qualcom Snapdragon 616 SoC (MSM8939) clocked at (4×1.5GHz + 4×1.2GHz) with Adreno 405 GPU. Under-the-hood, the Honor Pad 2 also paired with 3GB of RAM, 16GB or 32GB of internal storage space which is further expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.

It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow on top of EMUI 4.1 skin out of the box. On the photography sensor front, the Honor Pad 2 sports a 8MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.1 aperture and for selfies, it carries a 2MP front-facing camera sensor.

While the Honor Pad 2 launches with support for WiFi variant and 4G LTE version with voice calling capabilities, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS / GLONASS. Overall the Honor Pad 2 packs a 4800mAh battery unit.

Available in Gold and White colors, the Honor Pad 2 comes with a price at 999 Yuan (US$ 148 / Rs. 9890 approx.) for the 3GB RAM with 16GB storage WiFi version, 1299 yuan (US$ 192 / Rs. 12,855 approx.) for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage WiFi only model. For the 3 GB RAM and 32GB 4G model of Honor Pad 2, you will need to spend 1499 Yuan (US$ 222 / Rs. 14835 approx.).

About the Honor Watch S1 Details

The Huawei’s Honor subsidiary also introduced Honor Watch S1 smartwatch, which is extremely a fitness wearable with a cellular dial and interchangeable straps (18mm). It weighs at just 35 grams, is water resistant, can be submerged in water to up to 50 meters. It has a heart rate monitor, offers notifications for voice calls, messages and reminders when connected to a smartphone. By the way, the all new Honor Watch S1 promises up to 6 days of battery life.

It will be available in three colors – Orange, Black and Blue straps, the Honor Watch S1 is priced at 699 Yuan (US$ 103 / Rs. 6915 approx.). Both of these, the Honor Pad 2 and Watch S1 wearable are available for order from October 19 and will go on sale starting October 25th on wards.

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