Huawei Watch GT 4 Review - Design, Health Features, and More

Huawei Watch GT 4

Last week, Huawei launched its highly anticipated Watch GT 4 at a dazzling event hosted in a three-century-old gothic building in the heart of Barcelona. This cutting-edge smartwatch was unveiled by none other than Sir Mo Farah, the renowned long-distance track athlete, and the stunning fitness influencer, Pamela Reif. 

With seven distinct variations available, we had the privilege of reviewing the 46 mm Rainforest Green model, which boasts a braided composite strap and a Stainless Steel case. In this review, we will delve deep into the Huawei Watch GT 4, examining its design, features, and performance, leaving no stone unturned.

Huawei Watch GT 4 specifications:

Category Specifications
Design Stainless Steel case, braided composite strap
Display 1.43-inch circular screen with Always-On Display (AOD)
Operating System HarmonyOS 4.0
Battery Life Up to 14 days of regular use
Health Tracking
  • TruSeen 5.5+ for heart rate,
  • TruSleep 3.0 for sleep patterns,
  • Lung function tracking,
  • Body Glucose Awareness,
  • Calorie Monitor
  • Variations Available in multiple models
    Compatibility Android and iOS
    Price Range €250 - €350 (Approx Rs. 21,999 to Rs. 30,999)

    Design and Display:

    The Huawei Watch GT 4 continues the tradition of the Watch GT series, combining a sophisticated design reminiscent of the Ultimate and Watch number series with a more budget-friendly price point and improved battery life. Sporting a 1.43-inch circular screen, the same size as its predecessors, the Watch GT 4 introduces an Always-On Display (AOD) with a unique design adapted to the watch face, ensuring that you can always check the time without compromising on battery life.


    Health and Fitness Features:

    One of the key improvements Huawei emphasizes with the Watch GT 4 is its enhanced accuracy in health tracking. The introduction of TruSeen 5.5+ and TruSleep 3.0 features promises a staggering 99% accuracy in measuring vital health parameters such as sleep patterns, heart rate, and menstrual cycles. To evaluate the credibility of these claims, we will conduct extensive tests, providing you with real-world insights into the accuracy and reliability of these health-tracking features.

    Health and Fitness

    Intriguingly, the Watch GT 4 goes beyond the conventional health metrics by introducing Lung function tracking and Body Glucose Awareness. These intelligent algorithms leverage a plethora of health data, including sleep schedules, arterial stiffness, heart rate, and ECG readings, to provide valuable insights into your well-being. The HarmonyOS 4.0-powered smartwatch also features a Calorie Monitor. While these features sound impressive in theory, our forthcoming review will assess their practical accuracy and utility.

    Battery Life:

    One of the key selling points of the Huawei Watch GT series has been its impressive battery life. The Watch GT 4 is no exception, promising up to 14 days of regular use on a single charge. Even heavy users can expect a week of usage without reaching for the charger. We will rigorously test these claims to see if the Watch GT 4 lives up to its battery life promises.

    Pros and Cons:

    Sleek and stylish design
    Many models available for men and women
    Impressive battery life
    Accurate heart rate and sleep tracking
    Can withstand pressures up to 5 ATM when used in water
    Bluetooth calling
    Plenty of sports functions
    The initial setup is cumbersome for Android users
    HUAWEI has a limited app ecosystem
    In many countries, NFC payments are unavailable
    No WLAN (Wi-Fi)
    Limited app store
    Absence of payment functionality


    The Huawei Watch GT 4 comes in a range of models with prices spanning from €250 to €350 (Approximately Rs. 21,999 to Rs. 30,999). Our review unit, the Rainforest Green model, falls closer to the lower end of this spectrum with a price tag of €270. While the pricing appears competitive, we will reserve our final judgment until the end of this review.
    Huawei Watch GT 4
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    The Huawei Watch GT 4 presents itself as a promising addition to the world of smartwatches. With a focus on design, health tracking, and impressive battery life, it aims to strike a balance between premium features and affordability. However, as discerning consumers, we will subject the Watch GT 4 to rigorous testing to provide you with an unbiased and comprehensive verdict. 

    Stay tuned as we delve deeper into the performance and capabilities of this latest wearable from Huawei. In our pursuit of excellence, we aim to deliver a detailed review that will help you make an informed decision about the Huawei Watch GT 4.


    Q: What are the specifications of the Huawei Watch GT 4?
    Huawei Watch GT 4 boasts an Always-On Display (AOD), enhanced health tracking, and impressive battery life.

    Q: Does the Huawei Watch GT 4 support third-party apps?
    While HarmonyOS 4.0 offers a seamless experience, the Watch GT 4 primarily focuses on Huawei's own ecosystem.

    Q: What is the battery life of the Huawei Watch GT 4?
    The Watch GT 4 offers up to 14 days of battery life under regular use and around a week for heavy users.

    Q: Is the Huawei Watch GT 4 water-resistant?
    Yes, the Watch GT 4 is water-resistant, making it suitable for swimming and daily wear.

    Q: Is the Huawei Watch GT 4 compatible with both Android and iOS devices?
    Yes, the Watch GT 4 is compatible with both Android and iOS smartphones.

    Q: Is the Huawei Watch GT 4 compatible with HarmonyOS 4.0?
    Yes, the Watch GT 4 is powered by HarmonyOS 4.0, Huawei's latest operating system.

    Q: What is the price range for the Huawei Watch GT 4?
    The Watch GT 4 is available in various models, with prices ranging from €250 to €350, catering to different budgets.

    Q: Can the Huawei Watch GT 4 accurately measure heart rate and sleep patterns?
    Huawei claims improved accuracy with TruSeen 5.5+ and TruSleep 3.0 features.

    Q: How does the design of the Huawei Watch GT 4 compare to other Huawei wearables?
    The Watch GT 4 combines a premium design similar to the Ultimate and Watch number series with a more affordable price tag.