Realme on Friday announced that it has started selling a new version of its Realme Band with some software and display tweaks in the Indian market. The new Realme Enhanced version is available via Flipkart and Amazon. The company originally launched the fitness tracker in March, and its sales went live in the country in the same month. The updated Realme Band comes with a brighter display and a “revamped” UI for better user experience, according to the company. The new Realme Band also comes with an upgraded heart rate sensor for more accuracy.
The ‘enhanced’ Realme Band will be available via Flipkart and Amazon. Customers residing in areas marked as Red, Orange, and Green zones will be able to order the smart band, however, the device will not be shipped to containment areas due to coronavirus lockdown restrictions in the country. Realme Band carries a price tag of Rs. 1,499. At the moment, it is unclear whether the updated Realme Band includes any new hardware tweaks.
The original Realme Band features a 0.96-inch (2.4cm) color TFT LCD panel that has 80×160 pixels resolution. The display also features a touch button. Realme says the display on the new version will be much brighter than the original. The Realme Band UI has been updated to work perfectly under the sun, the company claims. Additionally, the fitness trackers will come with firmware version 6.0.
Similarly, the Weather app on the Realme Enhanced Version has a new page with daily weather information. The weather app can give real-time data by taking the location information of the user via the Realme Link app. Realme added that the heart sensor has been upgraded to provide more accurate data.