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iOS watch faces, weather app and other improvements rolling out for Huawei Watch GT 2 (46mm)

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Huawei has pushed a new firmware update for one of the best smartwatches – Huawei Watch GT 2. This new software update for Watch GT 2 46mm comes with a bunch of new features and various improvements to provide a new user experience.

According to the changelog, the latest software update for this ultra-long battery life smart wearable brings optimizations for system stability, new watch faces, added a weather application, moon phase information, and altitude barometer application with a severe weather warning, and more.

New Firmware version details:

Huawei Watch GT 2 46mm users can identify this update with the latest version 1.0.12.58 upgraded from 1.0.12.20 and 1.0.11.64. Yet the update is currently rolling out in China and will expand to the global market sooner or later.

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New Changelog:

For users getting 1.0.12.58 version from 1.0.12.20:

  • Optimizes system stability in some scenarios

For users getting 1.0.12.58 version from 1.0.11.64:

  • iOS users can download and install more free watch faces
  • Weather application supports outdoor environment information such as sunrise, sunset, tide, etc.
  • Add moon phase information to the weather application card
  • The altitude barometer application newly added the severe weather warning function
  • In the exercise application, the elliptical machine supports the display of cadence and cadence-related data
  • Optimize system stability in some scenarios

As per the previous report, the bunch of features that are rolling for Huawei Watch GT 2 base version 1.0.11.64 was already released for devices with version 1.0.12.20 in the last update.

Know more: Huawei Watch GT 2 42mm and 46mm variants receiving new firmware update with bunch of new features and optimizations

HarmonyOS 2 for Huawei Smartwatches:

On June 2 event, Huawei debuted the brand new operating system, HarmonyOS 2 that brings a new user interface and features to make user’s life more convenient.

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Let’s check the smartwatches that will receive HarmonyOS in near future:

  • Huawei Watch GT 2 Pro
  • Huawei Watch GT 2 Pro ECG Version
  • Huawei Watch GT 2
  • Huawei Watch GT 2e

However, this information is not officially confirmed by the company yet. Huawei will soon release a HarmonyOS 2 upgrade plan for its wearables. Stay connected with us, we’ll keep you updated.

HOW TO UPDATE WATCH GT 2:

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.

Points to know:

  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 a 20% battery to update.
  3. Make sure the Bluetooth connection is stable during the update. Try again if the update fails.

Also, check:

Huawei Watch GT 2, GT 2e, GT 2 Pro will receive HarmonyOS update, are you excited?

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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.

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Huawei Nova 7i is the latest one to upgrade with November 2022 EMUI update

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Huawei Nova 7i is the latest smartphone to upgrade with November 2022 EMUI software update. However, we’ve not noted any major changes in the changelog. Therefore, it only contains November 2022 EMUI update to improve the security of the Huawei Nova 7i smartphone.

Still, we’re waiting for a major installation that may come next year as EMUI 13 but there’s no clue of its release for the time being. Meanwhile, we suggest you grab this rollout as soon as it appears on your Huawei Nova 7i device.

To be mentioned, Huawei Nova 7i’s latest firmware brings the EMUI version 12.0.0.257 and a package size of 250 megabytes. You can grab this new software update via Settings or via the My Huawei app.

Changelog:

This update integrates Security patches released in November 2022 for improved system security. For more information, please visit the official Huawei website.

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Huawei Nova 7i November 2022 update

Update Notes:

  1. This update will not erase your personal data but it’s recommended that you back up any important file before the update procedure.
  2. If you face any issues during installation, please contact Huawei customer services.
  3. The update package will be deleted right after the installation.
  4. Make sure to maintain sufficient space on your phone to store the downloaded OTA package.

To be mentioned, Huawei is releasing this software update in batches and it may take some time to reach your Nova 7i model.

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Huawei Watch GT 3 SE gets new watch faces with December 2022 update

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Huawei is sending a new December 2022 update for the new Watch GT 3 SE smartwatch in the global market. On the other hand, it brings a number of new features for smartwatch users that you may be interested to explore.

According to the information, Huawei Watch GT 3 SE is getting December 2022 update that is tagged with HarmonyOS 3.0.0.55 version. There’s also an OTA package size of 388 megabytes.

In terms of features, Huawei has a new customizable watch faces feature in the Watch GT 3 SE that allows you to match your outfit. It also adds a quick reply feature for social media and video calling apps.

The update also optimizes the smartwatch to provide a better user experience.

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Below you can check the complete changelog for this update.

Changelog:

  • More personalized watch faces have been added with this update, including customizable watch faces

[Updates]

  • Style watch faces added. Take a photo of your outfit and your phone to see watch faces that match the style and colors of your outfit.
  • Allowed quick response to VK and Skype IMs via watch when connected to an Android or EMUI phone.

[Optimizations]

  • Running Ability index support for indoor running.

To download this software update, open the Huawei Health app, select your smartwatch and scroll down to check for the latest firmware.

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Huawei Nova 5T finally gets November 2022 EMUI update

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Huawei Nova 5T November 2022 update

After waiting for two months, Huawei is finally rolling out a new software update for the Nova 5T smartphone that comes with November 2022 EMUI security patch.

According to the information coming from our tipster, Huawei Nova 5T is receiving the long-awaited November 2022 EMUI security update with EMUI 12 version 12.0.0.165. The package size of this update is 262 megabytes size.

To be mentioned, we’ve been speculating this firmware since last month and it’s now out for the device. However, it doesn’t bring any major changes in terms of features or optimizations.

On the other hand, we’re also anticipating EMUI 13 but still, there’s no news about its release for Huawei smartphones. Meanwhile, Huawei Nova 5T is one of the devices that could receive this major software but it’s not confirmed for the time being.

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Huawei Nova 5T November 2022 update

An interesting fact about this rollout you should remember is that the November 2022 update is out in batches for Huawei Nova 5T smartphone owners. However, you can check for the new software update via the following software update.

Get this new build version via Settings > System & updates > tap on Software updates and check for the new firmware once it’s fetched for your smartphone. Don’t ignore that you are suggested to make a backup of important data to refrain from unwanted data loss.

Also, the traces of the OTA update will be removed as the firmware completes the installation.

Huawei Nova 5T was launched with EMUI 9.0 and upgraded to EMUI 12. From the hardware side, this phone will get you a 6.26-inch display with 16.7 million colors, FHD+ resolution (2340 x 1080 pixels), 97% screen-to-body ratio.

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The phone is powered by Kirin 980 octa-core chipset along with Mali-G76 GPU for better graphics performance.

The phone sips power from a 3750 mAh battery that could recharge with a 22.5W supercharger. Other than that, the phone has a stylish design that looks dazzling at all lights.

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