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Huawei Watch GT 2 starts receiving Remote Camera Shutter feature update



Last week, Huawei released new optimizations and features for the latest Huawei Watch GT 2e including the remote shutter that allows users to capture pictures from their phone’s camera directly via pressing a shutter button on the watch.

Under the expansion, Huawei is now sending a new update for Huawei Watch GT 2, which brings remote camera shutter along with more workout features, fixes some issues, and improves stability.

In addition, the tipster reported that the update also adds new Watch GT 2e watch faces to the Huawei Watch GT 2, which is a very good upgrade to the users.

Update information detailed below:


  1. Introduces a feature for adding workouts on the watch. Update the Huawei Health app to at least version to try it out.
  2. Adds a remote camera shutter feature (requires Huawei phones running EMUI 10.1 or later)


  1. Fixes some known issues.
  2. improves system stability.

The latest update for Huawei Watch GT 2 comes with software version and a 39.87MB software package size.

Note: The update is rolling out in batches so it may take some time/days to reach out to your wearables.

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Before you Update:

  1. The update progress in the app is just for transferring the update package, it still needs to be installed on the watch for the update to complete.
  2. The watch needs to have at least 20% battery to update.


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.

Thanks to the tipster – Huawei Ailesi

Huawei Watch GT 2 (Remote Shutter Update)

Amy is our firmware and software specialist, she keeps her eagle eyes open for new software rollouts, beta programs, and other software related activities as well as new smartphone launch.