Monday, 01 February 2021 11:26

realme launches watch, buds in Australian market

The realme watch s. The realme watch s. Supplied

Chinese smartphone vendor realme has launched two wearables in the Australian market, a set of buds and a watch, both of which will go on sale from 4 February, the former on pre-order and the latter for purchase.

The realme watch s has a 1.3” auto brightness touchscreen, heart rate and blood oxygen monitors and 16 sport modes.

It is claimed to have a 15-day battery life and will retail for $169. There are a number of colour options, with Silicone (black (default), orange, green and blue) and vegan Leather (brown, blue and green).

realme Australia managing director Andy Yang said: "We are excited to kick off 2021 with the realme watch s launch, the latest innovation within our smartwatch range. This launch is representative of realme’s continued commitment to expanding the range of devices we provide Aussies.

"Throughout 2021, we look forward to launching more devices that bring new and exciting benefits to our customers all at a competitive price point.”

realme buds

The realme Buds Air Pro. Supplied

The realme Buds Air Pro are claimed to have 25 hours of battery life, 94ms super low latency and capabilities to cancel noise up to 35 decibels.

They will retail for $199.

Yang said: "At realme, we have a rigorous focus on research and development, ensuring that every device we launch caters to the varying needs of our customers.

"It was through this R&D that we discovered Aussies have an appetite for smart devices. This year, we aim to continue innovating our smart devices so that they offer our customers even more impressive features for a price that doesn’t break the bank.”

Both wearables will be sold at the realme e-store, JB HI-FI, Officeworks, Bing Lee, Make it Mine, mobileciti, 5GWORLD, Essential Appliance Rentals, Amazon, eBay and

realme watch s specs

Size 259.5*47.0*12.0mm (with wrist strap)

Weight 48g (with wrist strap)

Wrist Strap

Type Removable wrist strap

Width 22mm

Adjustable Length 164-208mm


Screen Size 1.3"

Resolution 360*360

Other Full screen touch


Battery 390mAh(BIS)

Battery life 15 days with heart rate monitor on


3-axis accelerometer

Heart rate sensor

Water Resistance Rating IP68 (1.5m) Water Resistance Rating


Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0

realme Link APP

System support Android 5.0+


Sports Mode Outdoor Run, Walk, Indoor Run,

Outdoor Cycle, Aerobic Capacity, Strength Training, Football, Basketball, Pingpong, Badminton, Indoor Cycle, Elliptical, Yoga Rowing Machine, Stationary Bike

Health Monitor Automated Heart Rate Measurement, 24-hour Real-time Heart Rate, Resting Heart Rate, Exercise Heart Rate, Heart Rate Alert, Blood Oxygen Measurement, Sleep Detection, Steps Throughout the Day, Calories, Distance, Water Reminder, Sedentary Reminder, Activity Records


realme Buds Air Pro specs

Model RMA210

Speaker Size Earphones:39.2*22.6*21.3mm

Charging Box: 60.5*56*24mm"

Wear Detection Yes

Microphone Dual MIC

Waterproof Level

Earphones: IPX4

Charging Box: NA

BT Version BT 5.0

Charge Time approximately 2 hours

Battery 20 hours of battery life

Earphone: 40mAh,Charging Box: 400mAh

Noise Cancelling

Single Mic Noise Cancellation for Calling

Touch Control

Double Tap: Answer a Call; Play/Pause Music

Triple Tap: Skip to Next Song

Long press on one side: Launch Voice Assistant; End/Decline a call

Long press on both sides: Enter/Exit Gaming Mode

In the box

1 x Buds Air Pro pair

1 x charging box

1 x charging cable

1 x user guide and warranty

1 x eartips (S, M, L)

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