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Huawei Watch Fit (Elegant Edition) receiving lock screen password and call rejection features

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Huawei Watch Fit is the first Huawei smartwatch that comes with a rectangular watch frame that looks very attractive and versatile. It’s designed to provide redefined fitness and allows users to try new ways of movements powered by its new smart features.

In March, Huawei unveiled the Watch Fit Elegant Edition, which comes with a premium new stainless steel in Silver and Gold finishing that looks absolutely amazing. Aside from its frame, this smartwatch has White and Midnight Black Fluoroelastomer strap options.

On the other hand, the Watch Fit (regular version) comes with a polymer fiber frame and silicon strap in Graphite Black, Mint Green, Orange, and Sakura pink color options.

New Software Improvements:

To improve its software system, Huawei is now rolling out a new firmware update for the user of Huawei Watch Fit Elegant Edition that installs two new important features for the global users.

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According to the changelog, the Watch Fit Elegant Edition receiving a new feature that adds an extra layer of protection on your smartwatch through the lock screen password. With this feature, the user will be required to enter the correct password to access the smartwatch.

The update also adds support for decline an incoming call with a text message. However, this feature is only supported by Android devices and required you to run the Huawei Health app with the latest version.

Rolling out for the Regular version:

Last month, the lock screen feature with other important optimizations also started to enroll for the regular version of the Huawei Watch Fit. (read more)

Firmware information:

The latest software update for the Huawei Watch Fit Elegant Edition comes with software version 1.0.5.12 and a software package size of 15.03MB.

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For your information, this update is rolling out in batches, so be patient and keep an eye on the firmware update through the Huawei Health app.

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How to update the Watch Fit:

Connect the watch to your phone using the Huawei Health app, open the app, touch Devices, touch the device name, choose Firmware update, then follow the onscreen instructions to update your watch if there are any new updates.

Software update notes:

  1. For a better user experience, you are advised to update the Huawei Health app to the latest version.
  2. Keep Bluetooth connected during the update. If the update fails, try again.
  3. Updating the wearable device may take some time. Please wait for the progress bar on the device to complete. The device will automatically restart after the update is complete.
  4. Keep your wearable sufficiently charged before initiating the upgrade process.

Thanks to the tipster – Aleandro

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EMUI 12 for Huawei P30 series rolling out New Zealand

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Huawei is currently expanding the reach of EMUI 12 for P30 series smartphones in the global market. As of now, the company has sent this update in many markets and now EMUI 12 for Huawei P30 devices is rolling in New Zealand.

According to the user, Huawei P30 consumers in New Zealand can download EMUI 12 update with the build version 12.0.0.132. This update will require you to download a large OTA package size of 4.79 GB. However, we also want to mention that the download and installation procedure may take some time to unpack such a large update package on your Huawei P30 smartphone.

EMUI 12 has various features and if we want to mention some of them, then we come down to a new intuitive interface and multi-device control panel, notification center, better smart device management, smoother animations, and large folders. The EMUI 12 also promises to improve your device’s performance so, it can run smoothly.

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Huawei P30 smartphones currently run EMUI 11 software and after this major upgrade, you’ll definitely note the changes from UI to features. Therefore, it’s recommended for you to get this upgrade installed on your Huawei P30 smartphone. To download EMUI 12 on your Huawei P30 or P30 Pro smartphone, first, navigate towards Settings > then tap on System & updates > from here tap on Software updates and then tap on the on-screen steps to move along the software installation procedure.

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Make sure you plug in your phone’s charger or keep its battery level to the optimum while keeping sufficient space in the internal storage to download and install the software update package.

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Huawei Watch GT 3 May 2022 feature update rolling out globally

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Huawei is sending a May 2022 software update for one of the best smartwatches available in the market – The watch GT 3. This update comes with a bunch of new features and optimizations for the Watch GT 3 smartwatch that are designed to ease your interactivity with your smartwatch and bring you an improved user experience.

To be mentioned, this update is already under expansion for Chinese consumers and now, global users of the Watch GT 3 could also install the firmware to get benefit from the latest additions. The Huawei Watch GT 3 comes with HarmonyOS 2.1 operating system, that’s why it boasts various health and fitness features right on your wrist without any hassle.

As reported by Huaweiblog, the Huawei Watch GT 3 May 2020 features update comes with HarmonyOS 2.1 version 2.1.0.278. While the software package has weighed of hefty 70MB. The package size of this update reveals a lot of the update package size that you see in the changelog mentioned below.

However, there’s one specific feature that we want to showcase to you is that the new multi-service widget. This feature designed by the widget optimizes space efficiency so you can get all of the information you want in a single glance. The widgets can also be customized as per your preference, which is one of the coolest features you could see in a smartwatch.

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Huawei Watch GT 3 May 2022 update could be downloaded via the My Huawei health app. To do that you need to open the app and select your smart wearable and tap on a software update to proceed with on-screen instruction. Do note that the entire update procedure may take some time to install on your Huawei Watch GT 3 smartwatch to transfer the package.

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Updates

  • Adds the data display menu in the training settings, which allows you to select the data to be displayed during the training via the data cards.
  • Adds the intensity screen, available in the data display menu, which allows you to swipe down to view heart rate and pace zones during a workout.

Optimizations

  • Optimizes the accuracy of the swim lane count.
  • Optimizes the accuracy of the heart rate measurement during training and during rest periods.
  • Optimizes music playback in certain situations.
  • Optimizes the display of certain user interfaces.
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Huawei P40 Pro gets security improved with May 2022 patch (EMUI 12)

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Huawei has started sending May 2022 security patches for various of its devices, and now the company is expanding this patch for the Huawei P40 Pro flagship. The Huawei P40 Pro May 2020 security patch is currently rolling out for the devices with EMUI 12 software update.

Huawei P40 Pro users with EMUI 12 could start installing the May 2022 security patch along with EMUI 12 version 12.0.0.246. This update package comes with a downloadable size of 335 megabytes.

According to the information (via huaweiblog), Huawei P40 Pro users have been one of the first smartphone models to feature the EMUI 12 software upgrades. Following this rollout, Huawei has also sent new monthly upgrades for this smartphone in the global market. On the flip side, the Huawei P0

Huawei P40 Pro comes with a quad-camera system that takes high-quality photographs and there’s a periscope telephoto camera system. This flagship has various positive use cases for consumers.

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Below you can check the Huawei P40 Pro May 2022 update changelog:

List of Changes:

  • This update improves system security with security patches.

Security:

  • Integrates security patches released in May 2022 for improved system security.

How to update:

Huawei P40 Pro consumers can download this software by going into Settings and heading towards the Software update section by scrolling down and selecting the software update section. Don’t forget that you can request the latest Huawei P40 Pro update via the My Huawei app as well.

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