Realme Band: Realme’s First Budget Fitness Tracker Band Launched in Nepal

realme Band Price in Nepal

In recent times, smartphone brands are all expanding to stay more relevant and grow their ecosystems. One of the most popular areas, which is witnessing the highest growth is the IoT and wearables industry. realme Band is the first fitness tracker from realme. And the launch of realme Band in Nepal is a small step from the company towards becoming a lifestyle player in the country. The company is doing its level best to take the smart-accessories market globally.

Designed as a competitor to the Mi Band 4, the big highlight of the realme Band is the color display, loop-style band, USB Direct Charge, smart notifications, and real-time heart rate monitoring. The fitness band costs INR 2,999, which is less than competing products such as Xiaomi Mi Band 4 and Honor Band 5i.

realme launched the realme Band along with three other accessories which include realme Watch, realme Buds Air and realme Buds Air Neo.

However, in a price-sensitive market like Nepal does the realme Band have what it takes to usurp the likes of Xiaomi Mi Band 5 and Honor Band 5? Well, let’s take a look at the realme Band price in Nepal along with its specifications, features and availability.

Also Read: Realme Band vs Xiaomi Mi Band 4 vs Honor Band 5i

realme Band Specifications and Features

The realme Band is made from a light polymer material and is designed to fit all types of wrists. The TPU made detachable straps are 16mm wide with an adjustable length of 152mm-227mm.

realme Band flaunts a 0.96-inch curved TFT-LCD coloured display of 160×80 pixel resolution, which is capable of displaying 65K colours. The smart band supports five watch faces which can be changed via the realme Link app, and more dial faces will be added with future updates.

The realme Band doesn’t have a touch screen, so you have to use the circular capacitive touch button placed below the display to navigate the various modules within the smartband.

The Realme Band uses a PPG optical heart rate sensor located on the backside of the band that flashes a green-coloured light on your skin, which is reflected and read by the sensor to measure the heartbeats every five minutes. The realme Band also analyzes the sleep quality patterns accurately.

realme Band Heart Rate Monitor
Image Credits: GSMArena.com

The realme Band provides support for nine sports modes such as Yoga, Run, Spinning, Cricket, Fitness, Hiking, Walk, Climbing, and Bike. However, the fitness band stores only 3 out of 9 sports modes. You can select a sport according to your requirements using the app. Whereas, the Cricket Mode is designed to address the needs of the Indian community, which will keep track of all your Cricket activities.

With the help of the Idle Alert feature on realme Band, you will be able to stay active because the tracker alerts you in case if you are inactive for a long time. Then it also has a Drink Reminder.

realme Band Fitness Sports Modes

The band includes a unique 3-axis accelerometer sensor, which automatically wakes up the display when you lift your wrist. Also, the fitness band is robust enough as it is IP68 water-resistant and you can take it underwater there is no swimming tracking available.

The realme Band is fueled by a 90mAh battery, which company claims to offer six days of backup with heart rate monitoring. The band gets fully charged in about 1 hour and 47 minutes.

Unlike other competing fitness trackers, the Realme Band can be easily charged by directly connecting to the USB port. It is the best features of the smartband since you don’t need any additional cables to juice up the battery – just remove the band strap from the upper side of the display and insert the USB-A connector into a USB-A port for charging.

The realme Band provides support for Smart Notifications from calls, Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Messenger, Gmail, Twitter, TikTok, YouTube, and SMS. You can directly read the relevant content on the band.

realme Band Smart Notifications

Key Specifications of realme Band

  • Body Dimensions: 19.6 x 240 x 11.9 mm
  • Weight: 20 grams
  • Model: RMA183
  • Display: 0.96″ TFT panel, 160 x 80 pixels resolution; >65000 colors
  • Straps: Detachable TPU straps, 16 mm width, 152-227 mm adjustable length
  • IP Rating: IP68 water-resistant (1.5 meters)
  • Features: Real-time heart rate monitor, USB-A connector, Sleep Tracking, Sports Tracking, Step Counter, Smart Notifications, Idle Alert, Drink Reminder
  • Sports Modes: Run, Walk, Bike, Hiking, Fitness, Climbing, Spinning, Yoga and Cricket
  • Sensors: PPG optical heart rate sensor, 3-axis accelerometer, Rotor Vibration Motor
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2
  • Compatible with: Android 5.0 and above; No iOS support
  • Battery: 90mAh, lasts up to 10 days
  • Colour Options: Black, Green, and Yellow
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 2,999

Also Read: Redmi Band vs Realme Band: A tough strife in the affordable fitness band segment

Highlighted Features of realme Band

  1. Large Color Display
  2. Real-time Heart Rate Monitor
  3. USB Direct Charge
  4. Smart Notifications
  5. Intelligent Sports Tracker
  6. Personalized Dial Face
  7. Sleep Quality Monitor
  8. realme Link Smart App

Also Read: Best Features of Realme Band You Want to Know!

realme Band Color Options
realme Band in Black, Yellow and Green.

realme Band Price in Nepal and Availability

realme Band price in Nepal is Rs. 2,999 which puts it right against the Xiaomi Mi Band 3. As of now, the fitness tracker is available in single colour options, i.e. Black and is available to buy from Daraz.com.np and the realme’s 950+ offline stores across Nepal. 

Fitness Band Name Price in Nepal (Official)
realme Band NPR 2,999
realme Watch NPR 7,999
realme Buds Air NPR 6,999
realme Buds Air Neo NPR 5,599

So, if you are looking for an affordable fitness tracker and want the ease of charging the fitness band through the USB-A connector, then go for the realme Band – at that price you really can’t go wrong. So, what are your thoughts about the realme Band? Share your thoughts in the comments section below.

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Nikhil Agrawal

An IT Professional by qualification, now he works as the editor-in-chief, Webmaster, & Managing Director at Gadgets Beat. He runs a number of other technology websites as well. Got a scoop? Get in touch with me at editor@gadgetsbeat.com

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