Massive September 2022 update installs HarmonyOS 3 features for Huawei Watch 3 Pro
Yes, Massive! Huawei is rolling out the huge September 2022 update for the latest wearable – Huawei Watch 3 Pro new with HarmonyOS 3.0 interface. The firmware is arriving with the HarmonyOS 188.8.131.529 build and a package of 306MB.
It has been one and a half months since the company launched the trendy device to the users’ ground. And now, it’s time to polish the device system and surface with the latest firmware HarmonyOS 3.0 and its ultimate features.
How massive this update is, gets clear with the update package that bears more than 250MB. But if you want some more evidence, then let’s take a round of the gigantic changelog that brings numerous features and optimizations for the device.
The latest September 2022 update for Huawei Watch 3 Pro new brings the HarmonyOS 3.0 edition. Thus, users will now have the facility of the efficient Super Device, support for smart screens, Bluetooth headsets, and other equipment.
On the other hand, the company has given a makeover to the wallet access card function. Now, it is capable of even supporting iOS smartphones. To use the feature on other devices, users must have the Sports Health app in the latest version.
However, the star of the update is the Petal Maps independent navigation feature. It allows you to set the destination and navigate only through the smart voice of the watch. It’s a huge aid at the time when you are walking or cycling.
So much more in this update! You can have a detailed look at the changelog, below.
Huawei HarmonyOS 3.0 Changelog
- Adds support for interconnection and collaboration with smart screens, Bluetooth headsets, glasses, and fitness equipment.
- With a single pull, you can quickly call up the Sports Health app on the smart screen.
- You can coordinate fitness equipment such as treadmills, walking machines, etc. (for specific supported equipment and models, please refer to the specifications of each product)
Petal Maps independent navigation
- You can set the destination and navigate only through the smart voice of the watch.
- Displays the real-time location at the top of the watch and the navigation path is clear when you go out for cycling or walking.
[Download Method: Sports Health app > Device > Application market]
- The newly added wallet access card function adapts to iOS mobile phones (need to update the Sports Health app to the latest version)
- Optimize the alarm clock function, you can set up to 10 alarm clocks to meet more needs
- Strengthen the sports linkage function with Huawei smart screen. After connecting to the smart screen the watch can link to display the course details.
- It can also control the progress and volume of the smart screen course synchronously on the watch side.
- When there is an incoming call via Bluetooth, you can quickly reply to reject the incoming call via SMS on-call reminder interface (requires to keep connection with the Sports Health app)
- Optimize the display effect of the kaleidoscope dial
Huawei AITO M5 and M5 EV will get HarmonyOS 3
During the Huawei P60 series launch event, Huawei Smart Car Business Cheif, Yu Chengdong announced that all AITO smart car models will get HarmonyOS 3.0 operating system by the end of this month.
HarmonyOS 3 for these AITO M5 cars will bring new features including a super home screen and smart car search. The net recommendation score of Huawei M5 car owners is 86.4%
Huawei also announced that the M5 and M5 EV high-end autonomous driving versions will launch in April, which won’t need high-precision maps. Yu Chengdong said that Huawei should be far ahead in the field of the smart cockpit and smart driving.
HarmonyOS 3.1 launched with brand new lock screen
Today, Huawei launched HarmonyOS 3.1 and Huawei P60 series is the first smartphone to pack this new HarmonyOS operating system with a brand lock screen feature.
Yes, HarmonyOS 3.1 allows users to customize the lock screen with new options and always-on-display features. This version supports 3D dynamic weather widgets, which enable you to easily obtain time, weather, date, notifications, and other information with AOD.
This new HarmonyOS software also has a new software user experience designed for Huawei devices and it also supports new camera optimizations.
HarmonyOS 3.1 launched with an improved security and privacy system. It provides users with full lifecycle security control for background pop-up windows, hidden applications, background task execution, and more.
According to Huawei, the HarmonyOS operating system deleted over 3.6 million malicious applications and 200 million malicious attacks every day. This is a step to ensure that the smartphone remains safe in all conditions.
Additionally, HarmonyOS 3.1 lets you enjoy amazing animations that weren’t part of HarmonyOS 3.0. The addition of these new features takes the entire user experience to the next level. Also, there are minor tweaks that are always ready to be explored.
Aside form Huawei P60 series, Huawei will also roll out this upgrade for more users very soon.
HarmonyOS 3.1: Here’s what you can expect
A new HarmonyOS version will launch with the Huawei P60 series on March 23. And here’s everything you can expect from this upcoming HarmonyOS 3.1 software and its specialties.
Aside from the new technological advancements, the Huawei P60 series will bring powerful camera capabilities to take amazing photographs on the go. However, a better hardware experience is connected to the software. That’s why, users can take benefit from HarmonyOS 3.1 in various ways.
You can expect HarmonyOS 3.1 to come with major improvements and bug fixes for the entire HarmonyOS operating system. This new version has eye-catching animations with added fluidity and physics-based response.
The new animations reflect all around the UI and UX. That’s why the difference between HarmonyOS 3.0 and 3.1 will be visible to all of the users.
HarmonyOS 3.1 brings an optimized control panel and it has new app shortcuts in case you need to jump on a certain app. The task execution between apps and the launch speed are also enhanced to provide fast feedback.
Other than these, Huawei is providing a developer-friendly environment, which allows them to deploy fast HarmonyOS 3.1 applications. For now, Huawei has not announced a rollout date for old devices but it could happen next month.
Moving ahead, we could expect Huawei to bring exclusive dynamic island notifications functionality for center-hole punch devices including the Huawei P60 Pro and Art variants.
Ahead of the HarmonyOS 4, this new upgrade will satisfy the consumer demand for a new change in the entire ecosystem.