Recently, Huawei Watch GT 2 has grabbed a major software update that comes with a bunch of new features to make users’ daily tasks easier. These new Huawei Watch GT 2 features include a lock screen password, Bluetooth portable ring, Heart Health, and more.
Nowadays, smart devices are an essential part of everyone’s life like headphones are changed from wired to wireless, and watches become smartwatches equipped with smartphone features. So, we are not only evolved around smartphones but what we need is features that connect all devices together for a better experience.
Among these new Huawei Watch GT 2 features, the Bluetooth portable ring is something that consumers want. It can automatically connect three devices of Huawei such as smartphone, smartwatch, and earphone together and realize switching of audio.
So, let’s explore Huawei Bluetooth portable ring feature and its working.
Let’s begin the understanding with an example when you go on a morning walk or exercise you carry a smartphone, earphones, and smartwatch for listening to songs while exercising. But, you have to connect them separately to each other.
But, the Bluetooth portable ring feature saves your steps. When the smartwatch and earphones are paired with the same smartphone. They also automatically connected with each other also.
How to enable and what’s the feature:
First, you need to connect the smartwatch and earphones to the same smartphone. When the smartwatch and earphones got disconnected from the smartphone. So, they don’t need to be connected manually, they get connected automatically. Then, if you play music on the watch, the sound will be played on earphones. This is really convenient feature.
Likewise, the same mechanism goes for all three connected devices. While you hear music and there is an incoming call then the call sound is played automatically in earphones this is seamless audio switching. Also, you can get call notifications on the watch if it is connected and earphones are not in connection.
Also, when you are in a rush or crowded areas, where it is difficult to take out the smartphone to take the call. Simply you can get notifications on the smartwatch and answer through earphones.
This feature overall provides cross-device connection means you can operate any device from another connected device. This feature surely makes the user’s daily activities easier.
- Huawei smartphones with HarmonyOS 2.0 and EMUI 10.1 or later
- Huawei FreeBuds 4
- Huawei FreeBuds 3
- Huawei FreeBuds Pro
- Huawei FreeBuds Studio
- Huawei FreeBuds Lipstick
- Huawei Watch GT 2 Pro
How to check for updates on EMUI 12 installed Huawei phone? [Hands on]
Huawei’s most recent custom OS skin – EMUI 12 is rolling out in the global market through OTA medium. As of now, Huawei has updated most of the eligible smartphones to EMUI 12 software version, which provides a far better experience than EMUI 11 and the previous version.
In the global market, Huawei EMUI 12 vibes are widely spreading out, and users are really satisfied as well as enjoying the brand new user experience. More interestingly, the latest software is fully inspired by HarmonyOS operating system.
After installation of EMUI 12 on your Huawei phone, do you know how to check for the latest updates? Well, there are two ways to check for updates, which are mentioned below:
- Through Settings
- Through My Huawei app
To be mentioned, below you can check the how-to check for updates steps along with the important notes. For better understanding, we have recorded a live video that shows the check for updates process on EMUI 12 installed phone.
Here is the live video of check for updates on Huawei EMUI 12 smartphone:
Steps to check for updates:
Open the settings menu on your Huawei EMUI 12 phone and tap on system & updates. Now, tap on software update followed by CHECK FOR UPDATES. Afterward, the phone starts connecting to the server and gets the latest update for you. Hit download and install.
Through My Huawei app:
Go to the My Huawei app on your phone and visit the support section. From here, you will see an update icon, tap on it. It will redirect you to the update page, now tap on the CHECK FOR UPDATES option followed by download and install.
- Make sure that your net connection won’t be lost while checking for updates.
- My Huawei app must be on the latest version.
- Keep checking the update section to get an update ASAP.
How to update Huawei smartphone via My Huawei app [Video]
Software update rollout is a kind of maintenance of any smart device as well as an essential part. It can boost the overall performance of the system and enrich the user experience.
The software update includes new features, security patches, system patches, system improvements, and optimizations. So, the installation of the latest software update is mandatory for any smart device for improved security and better performance.
So, do you have Huawei smartphones? If yes, do know how to update your phone using the My Huawei app? Well, we have found that most of the Huawei smartphone users update their respective devices through the Settings menu or directly from the OTA notification.
One thing worth mentioning, Huawei smartphone owners can also get the latest software update through My Huawei by just following the simple steps, which are mentioned below in the article.
For better understanding, we have also recorded a live demonstration video of how to update your Huawei smartphone via My Huawei. Check the video now!
To update via My Huawei, go to the My Huawei app on your smartphone and make sure that it is running on the latest app version. Now, open the app and tap on the support section followed by the updates icon. From here, you will be redirected to the update page.
Afterward, tap on the CHECK FOR UPDATES option and let the phone fetch the latest update for you. Once the update appeared on your screen, hit the download and install option.
Before you proceed with the update, make sure that your smartphone has a sufficient amount of storage and the battery should be 30% or more. Also, don’t forget to make a backup copy of your important data to prevent data loss and use stable WiFi or data connection to download the package.
How to exit from EMUI 12 beta [Full Guide]
Huawei has finally begun the beta testing for the next major software version, EMUI 12 in the global market. At present, the EMUI 12 beta is open for top flagships including Mate 40, P40, and Mate 30 series smartphones. So, if you are EMUI 12 eligible device owner, you should participate in the software testing program. This beta project allows you to explore the new OS and its feature ahead of stable rollout.
Meanwhile, some users may be worried or thinking about what happened if they don’t like the changes made with EMUI 12 over the existing EMUI 11. Also, you may be unsatisfied with the latest beta rollout.
So, here we’re to show you, how to exit EMUI 12 beta program and get back to your EMUI 11 version with the simple steps mentioned below in the article.
Since the launch of HarmonyOS 2.0, every Huawei user’s eager eye is on this new OS because of its offers. But, currently, it is limited to the Chinese market due to some reasons. On the other hand, global users are still awaited to install HM OS on their devices.
In the meantime, Huawei announced the EMUI 12 inspired by HarmonyOS for global consumers, which gives almost similar experiences to that. Early this month, the Chinese tech maker started the EMUI 12 beta in major markets such as Germany, France, and more.
How to exit EMUI 12 beta:
- Start Beta App
- Sign up with Huawei ID
- Select “Me”
- Tap on “Join Project”
- Tap on “Available Project”
- Select the project that you have already joined (EMUI 12 Beta)
- Select unsubscribe or sign out option
Note: After you have sent the application to leave, Huawei will process your application within 48 hours. Afterward, you will no longer receive beta notifications.
After you unsubscribe from the project, you can downgrade to the previous version of EMUI via HiSuite.
EMUI 12 Features:
EMUI 12 comes with an enhanced user interface design that reflects the design scheme of the HarmonyOS, new animation, adjust the size and weight of font using the slider, new control panel, notification center, and more.