Meizu has announced its first fitness band called the Meizu Band at its M5 Note event in China. It has a concealed OLED screen that blends in with the band well, can track fitness data such as distance, number or steps and calories burnt, track sleep and also has a heart rate sensor on the back for 24-hour heart rate tracking.
It is compatible with both Android and iOS devices and connects over Bluetooth LE using app. It has IP67 ratings for dust and water resistance.
Meizu Band specifications
- OLED display
- Tracks fitness activities, sleep and heart rate
- Water and Dust resistant (IP67)
- TPU band with stainless steel buckle
- Silent vibrating alarm
- Dimensions: 58 x 16.2 x 11.8mm; Weight: 20g
- Wrist size: 150 ~ 195mm
- up to 15 days of battery (without heart rate tracking), 7 days (with heart rate tracking)
The Meizu Band comes only in black color and is priced at 229 yuan (US$ 33 / Rs. 2,260 approx.). Those who get the M5 Note can get the band for 199 yuan (US$ 29 / Rs. 1,965 approx.). It will be available for pre-order in China from today, and will go on sale from December 8.