OnePlus has announced its first training track, OnePlus Band, with heart rate and oxygen saturation monitoring in the blood, fitness and sleep tracking and a battery life of up to two weeks. It works with Android at launch, but not iOS; OnePlus says compatibility with iPhones will be added later. The OnePlus Band will be available in India from January 13 for £ 2,499 (around $ 34), but a global release has not yet been announced.
OnePlus Band is the company’s latest raid outside of smartphones, which has also included TVs and real wireless headphones. The laptop seems primarily designed for fitness, thanks to the ability to track heart rate and oxygen levels in the blood, and the support for 1
In terms of hardware, the OnePlus Band includes a rectangular 1.1-inch OLED screen with a resolution of 126×294 and a silicone watch strap. It is available in black, navy blue and “mandarin gray”, and has a dust and water resistance class of IP68. The 5ATM rating means that it is water-repellent at a depth of up to 50 meters for 10 minutes. Internally, it is a 100mAh battery, which OnePlus says will offer up to two weeks of battery life.
OnePlus Band is managed through the OnePlus Health app, now available for Android, which OnePlus advertises, can analyze health data and be used to set personal training goals. However, for the “best experience”, OnePlus says you should connect the band with a OnePlus smartphone. A OnePlus Health app for iOS will arrive after the band’s launch.