OnePlus Band Teased by the Company; India Launch Date, Price and Specification Tipped
OnePlus Band will be the company’s first fitness tracker and it looks quite similar to the Mi Smart Band 5. OnePlus Band (not yet confirmed as the official name) has been officially teased on Twitter and Amazon. Rumours around the fitness band from OnePlus started late last month and it was expected to launch in the first quarter of this year. But it looks like it could launch as soon as this month, though the company has not shared an official release date yet. A couple of known tipsters have reported that on January 11, it will launch. Its price and specifications have also been tipped.
Without giving out its official name or any specifications, OnePlus India shared a teaser image of the fitness band on Twitter. Along with ‘Coming Soon’ written on it, the picture has ‘The Fresh Face of Fitness’. A dedicated webpage of the fitness band has also gone live on the OnePlus India website with a ‘Notify Me’ option and details about a ‘Pursuit of Fitness’ quiz that is giving participants a chance to win the fitness tracker. The FAQ section says that the winners of the quiz will be announced in a few days.
Price in India, launch date (expected)
Apart from its official website listing, it has also got a page on Amazon with a ‘Notify Me’ option. The Amazon listing teases the app that would be used along with the fitness band. It shows sleep data which means that the fitness band will come with sleep tracking.
Additionally, tipster Mukul Sharma has shared images of the OnePlus Band on Twitter showing the tracker with a black rectangular display and a grey strap. It is said to come in three colours, Black, Navy, and Tangerine Grey.
OnePlus Band specifications (expected)
The OnePlus Band will come with a 1.1-inch AMOLED touch display, 24×7 heart rate monitoring, SpO2 blood saturation monitoring, 3-axis accelerometer, gyroscope, Bluetooth 5.0, IP68 dust and water resistance rating, and multiple modes of exercise, as per a video posted by Sharma on YouTube. With its 100mAh battery, the it is also claimed to be up to 50 metres waterproof and last up to 14 days. 40.4×17.6×11.45mm is said to measure and weigh 10.3 grams (tracker only). Agarwal shared much of the same details in his tweet, which added that there will be 13 exercise modes and sleep tracking features.