Connect with us


[Expanding] Improvement for wear detection and device compatibility for Huawei FreeBuds 3i rolling with new software update



November 20, 2020: India

Huawei FreeBuds 3i firmware update is now expanding in India with version upgrading from version with an update size of 1.10MB.

September 24, 2020: UK

Huawei started to send a new software update for wireless earbuds, FreeBuds 3i, which installs improvements for wear detection sensitivity and improves compatibility with other devices.

Previously, Huawei FreeBuds 3 users also received a new update with improvements for Bluetooth stability, optimizations for the system, and playback quality.

Huawei FreeBuds 3i


What’s New:

  • Improves the sensitivity of wear detection
  • improves the compatibility with other devices

Huawei FreeBuds 3i getting the latest update with firmware version upgrading from version

Note: This update is rolling out in batches, so it may take some time/days to reach your FreeBuds 3i

Want to send us Tips, Update Screenshots, or a Message? connect with us here:


  1. Open the AI Life app.
  2. Make sure the earphones have been connected to your phone and earphones are placed inside the charging case, leave the charging case open, then select the corresponding card for your earphones to access the device home screen.
  3. Touch Check for updates.
  4. If an update is available, touch UPDATE.
  5. Wait until the update is complete.
  6. After the update is complete, close the charging case and wait for 10 minutes for the case to be automatically updated.


  1. Please ensure that the battery levels of both the earbuds and the charging case are higher than 30% before updating.
  2. Put both earbuds into the charging case, keep the case open and press and hold the button on the charging case for more than 10 seconds until the inner indicator light flashes red. Then pair the earbuds with your phone again before charging and updating.
  3. Before updating, please put both earbuds into the charging case and keep the case open until the update is complete.

Thanks to the tipster – Tom

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.