Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro, Watch Fit 2: Price, availability in Singapore

The highly-anticipated release



Huawei’s newest wearables – the Watch GT 3 Pro and Watch Fit 2 – are finally available for sale in Singapore.

Unveiled during Huawei’s product launch last May, the devices will hit Huawei’s authorized stores and their Lazada and Shopee starting on June 10, 2022.

The much-anticipated Watch GT 3 Pro Titanium edition will retail for SG$ 468.

On the other hand, the Watch Fit 2 will be available for SG$ 168 in the following variants:

  • Active Edition (Midnight Black, Sakura Pink, or Isle Blue Silicone Strap)

(Editor’s Note: The earlier version of this article indicated that the pricing is SG$ 148 and that the Classic Edition will be available. Huawei Singapore has sent an update to reflect the appropriate price and availability).

A complimentary Huawei FreeLace (worth SG$ 98) will also be given away for every purchase, while stocks last.

Watch GT 3 Pro: Redefining the workout experience

The Watch GT 3 Pro offers over 100 workout modes, including innovative new ones like Golf, cross-country skiing, and free-diving.

Under free-diving mode, users are able to track diving performance and data up to 30 meters deep.

Other modes include having an AI Running Coach and personal running planning feature.

Watch Fit 2: Smartwatch for a new generation

The 26-gram Watch Fit 2 combines style and functionality for this generation of wearers with its 1.74-inch AMOLED HD FullView display.

It has support for smartphone calls via Bluetooth and allows users to play music directly on the smartwatch.

It also packs 97 workout modes and an independent animated fitness coach for more versatility.


Ubisoft+ subscription now available in Singapore

For SG$ 15.90 a month




Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One users in Singapore may now subscribe to Ubisoft+ for SG$ 15.90 a month through Ubisoft+ Multi Access. 

Players simply have to register here to gain access to Ubisoft+’s growing library of titles, including latest releases, DLCs, and classic games.

Once registered, players can access the Ubisoft+ PC game library through Ubisoft Connect. They will also receive a 10% off discount on any in-game currency purchases.

Moreover, subscribers will be able to link their Xbox account to Ubisoft+ Multi Access to get access to premium editions of upcoming releases, as well as Ubisoft’s popular titles like Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Tom Clancy’s The Division 2, Far Cry 6, and more.

For select titles, cross progression will also be enabled.

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HomePod 2nd Gen, HomePod mini now in Singapore

Arriving on April 6




Apple is making the HomePod (2nd generation) and HomePod mini available in Singapore starting April 6. Every purchase comes with a free six-month subscription to Apple Music.

Customers can order as early as March 30 via Apple Singapore store and Apple Store app. The HomePod will retail for SG$ 429 while the HomePod mini which comes in five colors will be priced at SG$ 139.

The HomePod has a custom-engineered high-excursion woofer with a 20mm driver and a built-in bass-EQ mic. It also has a beamforming array of five tweeters around the base. These work together for a powerful 360-degree audio experience.

The speaker has an adaptive feature called room sensing technology. With it, the device recognizes sound reflections from nearby surfaces to determine if it is placed near a wall. It then adapts the sound in real-time.

For those wanting an even better setup, using two or more HomePod or HomePod mini speakers simultaneously may be done using AirPlay. Stereo pair may also be done to separate the left and right channels on two devices. This makes for a cinematic experience when connected to an Apple TV 4K.

The speakers are compatible to use with the latest iPhone, iPad, and iPod devices, and all usual commands for seamless connectivity and integration are doable to let users personalize the experience hands-free.

SEE ALSO: Why is Apple Music Classical a big deal?

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Nothing Ear (2) now available in Singapore: Price, features

Truly authentic sound



Nothing Ear (2)

London-based tech brand Nothing has launched the Ear (2) TWS earbuds in Singapore.

It is priced at SG$ 199 and will initially be available on Limited Edt from March 23. Free tryouts will be available at Challenger stores in Bugis Junction, Vivo City, and Causeway Point.

General sale will commence starting on April 8 at all Nothing partner stores in Singapore, both online and offline, including Lazada and Shopee.

Truly authentic sound

The Hi-Res Audio-certified earbuds feature an 11.6mm custom driver for deep bass and crystal-clear highs. Its LHDC 5.0 codec technology ensures the finest sound details are transmitted at frequencies up to 24 bit/192 kHz.

The Ear (2) is also engineered with Nothing’s best noise cancellation technology yet, achieving up to 40dB of reduction.

With personalized Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) and Adaptive Mode, users may also adjust the noise reduction level based on their environments.

The device also has an improved wind-proof and crowd-proof Clear Voice Technology. This complements the three high-definition microphones on each earbud which have an advanced AI noise reduction algorithm that filters out unnecessary noises when answering calls.

Personalize the experience

Additionally, using the Nothing X app, users may also personalize their listening experience by adjusting the equalizer settings in real-time for optimal sound quality.

Dual Connection, on the other hand, allows for easier device switching between listening to music or receiving calls, for instance. The device likewise supports Google Fast Pair and Microsoft Swift Pair.

Seamless controls

The Ear (2) has buttons on each earbud, allowing for easy controls like adjusting volume, skipping to the next track, or switching between noise cancellation modes.

Nothing’s latest offering delivers up to 36 hours of playback on a fully-charged case – with ANC turned off. Using fast charge, it can replenish up to eight hours on a 10-minute charge.

For peace of mind, the earbuds are rated IP54 for water resistance while its transparent case is rated IP55.

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