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Huawei Watch 2 Classic vs Huawei Watch 2 2018

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Huawei Watch 2 vs Huawei Watch 2 2018 smartwatches with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Huawei Watch 2 2018 X01Huawei Watch 2 Classic
Huawei Watch 2 Classic
1.2"
AMOLED

390x390

N/A
MP

768MB
RAM

32bit Quad

420
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Huawei Watch 2 X03Huawei Watch 2 2018
Huawei Watch 2 2018
1.2"
AMOLED

390x390

N/A
MP

768MB
RAM

32bit Quad

420
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best smartwatch? The PhoneMore's choice is Huawei Watch 2 2018

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


01 Advantages Huawei Watch 2 Classic
Watch 2 ClassicvsWatch 2 2018
Advantage
+More resistant material
Stainless steel and plastic body, front glassvsPlastic body, front glass

03 Advantages Huawei Watch 2 2018
Watch 2 2018vsWatch 2 Classic
 7%7%
+Lighter
57 grams (2 ounces)vs61 grams (2.14 ounces)
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvsNot supported
Advantage
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(Not supported)

29 Common items in both devices
1.1Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
768MB LPDDR3
4GB (2GB user available)
12.6 millimeters (0.5 inches)
AMOLED
16 million
390x390 pixels
460 PPI
1.2"
Capacitive
Multitouch
Not supported
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
420 mAh
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Vibrating alert
A-GPS, GeoTagging / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
4.1 version A2DP
NFC
Gorilla Glass
IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
ModelWatch 2 ClassicWatch 2 2018
Also known asHuawei Watch 2 Classic LEO-BX9, Huawei LeoHuawei Watch2 2018 e-sim, Huawei Leo
Country or region availableVarious (International)China
BrandHuaweiHuawei
Release dateApril, 2017May, 2018
Depth12.6 millimeters (0.5 inches)12.6 millimeters (0.5 inches)
Size (width x height)45 x 48.9 millimeters (1.77 x 1.93 in)45 x 48.9 millimeters (1.77 x 1.93 in)
Weight61 grams (2.14 ounces)57 grams (2 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsStainless steel and plastic body, front glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Huawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
Operating systemAndroid Wear 2.0 (7.1.1 Nougat)Android Wear 2.0 (7.1.1 Nougat)
Firmware updateAndroid Wear 2.1 (8.0 Oreo)Android Wear 2.1 (8.0 Oreo)
HardwareHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 MSM8909w (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 MSM8909w (28nm)
CPU processor1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A71.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 304Qualcomm Adreno 304
RAM memory768MB LPDDR3768MB LPDDR3
Internal storage4GB (2GB user available)4GB (2GB user available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
Display typeAMOLEDAMOLED
Screen size1.2" inches1.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~21.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~21.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution390x390 pixels390x390 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)460 PPI460 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassGorilla Glass
Mobile networks and dataHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedDual-Band 900/1800
Primary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 900/1800
Primary 3G networkNot supportedTD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 (Bands 1,3,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 39,41)
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registered150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
MessagingSMS, E-mailSMS, E-mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedNot supported
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
Main cameraNot supportedNot supported
Main camera resolutionNot supportedNot supported
Video recording (primary)Not supportedNot supported
FlashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusNot supportedNot supported
Touch focusNot supportedNot supported
Image stabilizationNot supportedNot supported
ZoomNot supportedNot supported
Face/smile detectionNot supportedNot supported
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedNot supported
Front / secondary cameraHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
Front cameraNot supportedNot supported
Front camera resolutionNot supportedNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedNot supported
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263feature not registered
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
USBNot supportedNot supported
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserNot supportedNot supported
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Other features- Colors: Titanium Grey
- Google Assistant
- Compatible with standard 22mm straps
- Colors: Carbon Black
- Google Assistant
- Workout data report
- Compatible with standard 20mm straps
Power supply and autonomyHuawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Magnetic charging (dock)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Magnetic charging (dock)
Battery capacity420 mAh420 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Huawei Watch 2 ClassicHuawei Watch 2 2018
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered