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Huawei Watch GT 3 series launched with big display, HarmonyOS, 2 weeks battery and more

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Back in June, Huawei introduced its latest smartwatch – Huawei Watch 3 series that comes with a brand new design. It’s was the first smartwatch that has pre-installed the HarmonyOS operating system and provides a premium user experience.

However, the Chinese tech maker has not forgotten to bring a new installment of its year-long GT series. Therefore, it has now launched the Huawei Watch GT 3 series, this watch comes with a brand new design and a look that revolutionized the classics of the Watch GT 2 models and is powered by HarmonyOS.

Interestingly, the Huawei Watch GT 3 series is launched in two models – 42mm and 46mm. This lineup is the first to be made available in the global market instead of just being a China-exclusive product. This is great news for any Huawei consumer around the globe to grab this amazing piece of the smartwatch in their country.

Huawei Watch 3 Price and Features:

  • Huawei Watch GT 3 Black Fluoroelastomer  – £209.99
  • Huawei Watch GT 3 Brown Leather Strap  – £249.99
  • Huawei Watch GT 3 Staineless Steell Strap  – £299.99
  • Huawei Watch GT 3 White Leather Strap  – £229.99
  • Huawei Watch GT 3 Light Gold Milanese  – £279.99

Huawei Watch GT 3

Display and Design:

Huawei Watch 3 42mm version has 1.32-inch nad the 46mm version has a 1.43-inch AMOLED Color display that supports touch, slide, and gestures features.

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The Watch GT 3 46mm is available in two colors – Black and Steel. On the other hand, the Watch GT 3 42mm is announced in three colors – Black, Steel, and Gold.

Both of these models are made of stainless steel from the front and the rear case with plastic finishing. Aside from the frame and colors system, the Watch GT 3 46mm has a Black fluoroelastomer strap, leather strap, and stainless steel strap. The 42mm also has a fluoroelastomer strap alongside white leather and Gold Milanese strap options.

Coming to the operations these smartwatches come with a physical button system including a crown on the top right, followed by a function button at the bottom right side of the watch frame.

The Watch GT 3 46mm is designed for the wrist size of 140-120mm (42.6g without strap) and the Watch GT 3 42mm is designed for the wrist expansion of 130 to 190mm (35g without strap).

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That’s not it, the Watch GT 3 provides you all-around protection with its 5 ATM water-resistant rating at up to 50 meters depth.

The Watch is powered by an ARM Cortex-M chipset and has 32MB of RAM alongside 4GB of internal storage.

On the backside, it has the following sensors.

  • Accelerometer sensor
  • Gyroscope sensor
  • Geomagnetic sensor
  • Optical heart rate sensor
  • Air pressure sensor
  • Temperature sensor

The watch tells the time of sunrise and sunset every day, supports different moon phases display, and keeps you informed of tidal changes in real-time. The built-in altitude barometer monitors the current air pressure in real-time and alerts you before the onset of extreme weather conditions, adding an extra protective device for your outdoor adventures.

Huawei Watch GT 3

Health and Fitness Features:

The Watch GT 3 supports more than 100 sports modes like running, cycling, hiking, swimming, jumping rope, and skiing. Whether you’re dipping in the pool or sweating it out on the field, you can enjoy your workout to the fullest. You can also use the watch to play music so that you can match your running time with an exclusive BGM to take the monotony out of exercise.

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Blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) is one of the important vital signs that can reflect the oxygen supply of the body. Huawei Watch GT 3 automatically provides 24-hour SpO2 level detection. You can keep a track of your health via different sensors that are always there to protect you from various issues under your skin. The Watch GT 3 can measure a sleep routine, monitor your heart rate, regulate your breathing and relieve tension when you are stressed

Connectivity:

Compared to the Watch 3 series, the Watch GT 3 lineup doesn’t feature LTE connectivity. However, it does support Bluetooth calling and has GPS support.

Battery:

Let’s talk about the battery. The Huawei Watch GT 3 46mm version has a bigger battery that could last for 14 days in the following situations: 30 minutes of Bluetooth calling every week, 30 minutes of music playing every week, heart rate monitoring enabled, Huawei TruSleep enabled for sleeping, 90 minutes of working out every week (GPS enabled), message notifications enabled (50 SMS messages, 6 calls, and 3 alarms a day), the screen is turned on 200 times a day.

The battery can last for 8 days in the following situations: 30 minutes of Bluetooth calling every week, 30 minutes of music playing every week, heart rate monitoring enabled, Huawei TruSleep enabled for sleeping, 180 minutes of working out every week (GPS enabled), message notifications enabled (50 SMS messages, 6 calls, and 3 alarms a day), the screen is turned on 30 minutes a day.

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Compared to the 46mm version, the Watch 3 42mm version can survive for 7 days in the following situations: 30 minutes of Bluetooth calling every week, 30 minutes of music playing every week, heart rate monitoring enabled, Huawei TruSleep enabled for sleeping, stress monitoring enabled, 180 minutes of working out every week (GPS enabled), message notifications enabled (50 SMS messages, 6 calls, and 3 alarms a day), the screen is turned on for 30 minutes a day.

Most of Deng Li's smartphones are from the Huawei ecosystem and his first Huawei phone was Ascend Mate 2 (4G). As a tech enthusiast, he keeps exploring new technologies and inspects them closely. Apart from the technology world, he takes care of his garden.

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Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro wins EISA best smartwatch product of 2022-2023 award

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Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro EISA

Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro is the latest wearable product of the company. So far, the company has made this smartwatch in such a manner that it fits in all kinds of ages and scenarios. Besides, it has functions that are comprehensive and easy to use. Undoubtedly, such features and attributes of the Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro made it stand in the EISA best smartwatch product of 2022-2023.

Yes, you read it right. Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro has won the award of EISA best smartwatch product of 2022-2023. Describing why the smartwatch is the most deserving product of this award, the institute mentioned some delightful and crucial concepts of the device.

Why Watch GT 3 Pro so special?

As per the EISA description, Watch GT 3 Pro is the most perfect smartwatch up to this point. It has an advanced operation system that opens gateways for several beneficial apps and features. Further, it relies on such technologies that help in upgrading the user experience to a better level.

Ahead, we see multiple ranges of workouts, better monitoring of health status, and finer abilities to track your every moment and report it accurately. Notably, the device comes with water resistance and can dive in water up to 30 meters.

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Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro EISA

 

It also has an exceptional battery life that lasts up to two weeks and needs wireless charging to continue its flexible operations. Appreciating the screen display, the institute points at the AMOLED display that comes under a titanium casing and sapphire glass panel.

Apart from these external features, Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro pre-installs the HarmonyOS system. Without forgetting, the company keeps on updating it so that users can feel the comfort and convenience on their device every moment.

Other features such as Bluetooth 5.2, dual-band A-GPS, and a 530mAh Li-Po non-removable battery also give a good grip to the device. Together, these features make the Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro a Classic variant.

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WoW! Huawei Watch GT 2 gets August 2022 update with system stability improvements

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Yes, it’s a wow moment, that Huawei is rolling out a new software update for the Watch GT 2 smartwatch with August 2022 optimizations. Even after four years of launch, Huawei continues to nourish this smartwatch with the latest software features and optimizations.

Huawei is rolling out Watch GT 2 August 2022 software update with software version 11.0.6.10 and you’ll have to download a big package size of 75 megabytes, which is quite heavy firmware for a smartwatch.

According to the changelog, the latest Watch GT 2 update comes with System optimizations for a better user experience that consists of various improvements for features and applications. However, the firmware section doesn’t contain any new additions.

Back in March, Huawei sent firmware version 11.0.5.10 for the Watch GT 2 lineup (initial) and the company expanded the update for more users around the globe. The update then installed important optimization for sleep monitoring along with new stability improvements.

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Will expand:

The rollout is currently in progress and will expand in the coming days or weeks. If you don’t receive the update notification keep on checking for it via the Huawei Helth app. Once launched, you need to navigate to the app’s device section and then select your Watch GT 2, followed by the firmware updates options.

Tap on it, and the phone will start checking for the latest firmware update for your Watch GT 2 smartwatch.

Furthermore, there are a few safety notes that you can take a look at before proceeding with the installation process.

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  1. For a better user experience, we recommend you update your Huawei Health app to the latest version.
  2. Keep your smartwatch close to the connected smartphone and do not disable the Bluetooth connection between both devices.
  3. The entire upgrade process may take some minutes as the OTA package requires time to transfer from the smartphone to the smartwatch.
  4. The device will automatically start after the upgrade procedure is completed.

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Huawei Watch GT 3 getting new metronome and other features

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Huawei Watch GT 3 users can now experience the noteworthy metronome feature, through the new August 2022 optimization update. Be the early adopter to grab this recent update to give the smartest feature support to your sharp-witted smartwatch.

The recent optimization update for the Huawei Watch GT 3 is the best combination for the users, it has to come out clean in the following aspects:

  • A new unexpected features
  • Certain bugs to be fixed
  • System and existing features optimization

Let’s take a look at the changelog:

The most highlighter feature spotted in the Huawei Watch GT 3 update is the ‘Metronome’, it is the most demanding feature from the users. As it supports various types of sports activities. Besides its access to control the iOS music player system.

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Notably, the update changelog brings endless optimization including, the display of heart rate, sleep, SpO2, stress cards, and more. Alongside, it fixes an issue where messages were displayed incorrectly in some languages.

However, the update carries the HarmonyOS 2.1.0.377 build version. All you need to left approx 120 MB of update weight to experience all corresponding features and fixes in your smartwatch.

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For more details, you can check the complete changelog mentioned below:

Changelog

  • With this update, Metronome has been added and the display of heart rate, sleep, SpO2, and stress cards has been Optimized.

Updates

  • Added metronome for multiple exercise modes, including 1 running, walking, and cycling. ( Displayed after tapping the settings icon next to a workout mode in the Exercise section.
  • Added support for music playback control on iPhone. 3 Added support for finding your watch using your phone ( in Huawei health – Devices – Huawei Watch GT 3 – Find My Device).

Optimizations

  • Optimized Bluetooth connection and added new status icon usage.
  • Optimized the display of 2 K alpine rate sleep SpO2 and stress cards.
  • Improved the watch’s response time when answering Bluetooth calls.
  • Al Voice Optimized and added chat and calculator support.
  • Optimized the accuracy of heart rate monitoring during exercise.

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where messages were displayed incorrectly in some languages

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