Honor Band 9 Launched with Larger Display, Long Battery Life, and More

The Honor Band 9 has officially arrived, boasting an impressive upgrade from its predecessor, the Honor Band 7. Announced alongside the Honor Magic 6 series at a recent launch event, the Band 9 brings a bigger, sharper display, extended battery life, and a variety of health and fitness features.

Larger, Smoother Display:

The Honor Band 9 steps up the visual experience with a larger 1.57-inch AMOLED display compared to the 1.47-inch screen on its predecessor. The resolution is also bumped up to 402 x 256 pixels, offering a sharper picture. An exciting addition is the 60Hz refresh rate, ensuring smooth transitions and animations, a significant upgrade for a fitness tracker.
Honor Band 9
Honor Band 9 Design and Display

Durable Design with Extensive Functionality:

While the body remains plastic, the Honor Band 9 retains the sleek look of the Band 7 with a metal-like finish on the sides. Like its predecessor, it boasts 5ATM water resistance, making it suitable for wearing in pools, during shallow water activities, and even while washing dishes.

The Band 9 connects to smartphones via Bluetooth 5.3, ensuring a reliable connection for both Android (9.0 and later) and iOS (11.0 and later) devices. Pairing is done through the familiar Honor Health app.

Focus on Fitness and Wellness:

The Honor Band 9 caters to fitness enthusiasts with support for a whopping 96 sports modes. This allows users to accurately track their workouts, whether they prefer running, cycling, swimming, or something else entirely.
Honor Band 9 Fitness Features
Honor Band 9 Fitness Features
Beyond core exercise tracking, the Band 9 includes features like sleep tracking, heart rate monitoring, blood oxygen level monitoring, and even stress level tracking. This suite of features allows users to gain valuable insights into their overall health and well-being.

Additional Features and Battery Life:

The Band 9 isn't limited to just fitness tracking. It offers several other useful features, including music playback control, call alerts, app notifications, weather information, and an alarm.

Perhaps most impressively, Honor boasts that the Band 9 can last up to 14 days on a single charge, making it a great choice for users who don't want to constantly worry about finding a charger.

Price and Availability:

While pricing and availability details for most regions are yet to be revealed, the Honor Band 9 is currently available for purchase in China for ¥249 (approximately $35 USD). It comes in three color options: Black, Purple, and Blue.

The Honor Band 9 represents a compelling upgrade over its predecessor, offering a larger, smoother display, extended battery life, and a comprehensive suite of health and fitness tracking features. With its competitive price point, the Band 9 is sure to be a strong contender in the fitness tracker market.