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New firmware update for Huawei FreeBuds 4i installs phone calling and Bluetooth stability improvements

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At present, Huawei is working on its next upcoming wearable from the audio segment – Huawei FreeBuds 4, whose launch is expected to held in May 2021. On the other hand, the company doesn’t forget to deliver the new software updates for its existing wearable devices.

Now, Huawei has begun sending a second firmware update for the newly revealed FreeBuds 4i earbuds in the global market. This update brings improvements for Bluetooth connectivity as well as enhances the phone calling experience.

Talking about FreeBuds 4i key features, it comes with a 3D bionic ear fit design for the best comfort, lightweight earbuds, equipped with dual mics, new intelligence audio using the ANC, and more.

Additionally, it has a 55mAh battery on each earbud, 215mAh on charging case, Bluetooth 5.2 and available in three color options. Read more

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To be mentioned, Huawei is going to launch this FreeBuds 4i along with Band 6 in the Philippines on April 18. This smart device can help out the consumer in tracking workout progress and more.

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NEW VERSION:

  • Huawei FreeBuds 4i users can found this update with version 1.9.0.152 with an update size of 1.19MB

*Currently, this update is rolling out in Germany and gradually expand to other regions.

CHANGELOG:

  • Improves the stability of the Bluetooth connection
  • Enhances the phone calling experience

Things to know:

  • As this update is deployed gradually, it may take some time to arrive on your device.
  • Maintain battery at least 30% in both the devices.
  • Always put earbuds into the charging case and keep the case open(during update).
  • Pair earbuds with your phone again before charging and updating.

HOW TO UPDATE:

  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’s 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.

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First software update rolling out for Huawei FreeBuds 4i, brings support for non-Huawei devices and more

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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 Watch Children 5X will bring detachable dual face display

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Huawei Watch Children 5X

And here comes another product! Huawei will launch the Watch Children 5X wearable gadget on December 2. This is the most appealing product in the smartwatch category with a detachable dual-face display.

The company has shared a giant teaser of Huawei Watch Children 5x on the Weibo platform. Alongside the launch date, the tech maker attached an interesting tagline to the promo poster:

“safety protection, more than one side”

Undoubtedly, the caption reflects the eye-catching design and layout of the new wearable. Ultimately, users will find a flip-flop mechanism on the watch dial. In other words, it will seem like having two watches with one strap.

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Yes, you read it right. Huawei has once again brought the term “detachable” to the surface. After the Watch GT Cyber separable dial, the company invented another product with a similar mechanism.

Huawei Watch Children 5X

Detachable dual-face mechanism

The official teaser shows a huge image of the Huawei Watch Children 5x device. Consequently, the product adopts a color display screen on the front panel and a black and white LCD screen for the flip side.

Moreover, both sides contain a mini lens to conduct video calls and other optical functions. The overall appearance shows a robust structure with elegant colors. Other than this, we could find some more interesting tweaks at the launch event.

Huawei Watch Childern 4X

Huawei launched the Watch Children 4x in July 2020. The wrist gadget appeared with a mecha layout and a 5MP front camera. Further, it works non-stop with a 2-day battery life and supports various technologies. For instance, Alipay scan code payment, voice assistant, and more.

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The new product launch event is just two days away and the list of devices is daily bringing new additions to the surface. It would be worth seeing what more surprises the new Watch Children 5x has packed in its bag for users.

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Huawei Watch Buds is ready, check these pics before it launches

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Huawei has confirmed that its next smartwatch, Watch Buds and is ready to launch on December 2. The watch teaser is out and here are some new Huawei Watch Buds pics that we can look at before it goes official.

It’s one of the most sci-fi products that Huawei has ever released. Huawei Watch Buds is a 2-in-1 smart wearable that brings you earbuds inside the smartwatch.

These pics reveal Huawei Watch Buds as an ordinary smartwatch. However, the bezel is looking big, which may be due to the external architecture. It also has a metal frame and there’s a round crown on the right side.

Huawei Watch Buds pics

After opening the watch face, you can see a pair of built-in wireless earphones. The size of the smartwatch is identical to the Watch GT series. The size of the earphones is relatively normal. However, there’s no aesthetics have been added to the earphones.

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Huawei Watch Buds pics

Additionally, the Huawei Watch Buds is powered by HarmonyOS operating system to provide a number of new smart features.

If you want, just open the watch face and access the earphones, it appears convenient. The battery life should be extended due to the earphones. As it will require more power to supply through them alongside the smartwatch.

Huawei Watch Buds pics

If you look closely, there are two placeholders to house earphones inside the watch and there’s also a Huawei branding.

Huawei Consumer Business CEO, Yu Chengdong, Huawei Watch Buds is a revolutionary breakthrough for Huawei in the form and structure design of wearable products, allowing everyone to enjoy an unprecedented convenient experience.

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More to come:

Other than Huawei Watch Buds, the Chinese tech maker will also launch Nova 10 SE and Enjoy 50Z smartphones.

The Huawei Nova 10 SE is already launched in the global market equipped with a 108-megapixel high-resolution camera with f/1.9 aperture. On the other hand, the Huawei Enjoy 50Z is a renamed version of the Nova Y61.

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Huawei gets fifth position in Q3 2022 global wearables market: Report

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A market research firm has published the Q3 2022 global wearables shipment report, in which, Huawei has successfully attained the fifth position. On the other hand, the company is at the top in the Chinese market.

As per the latest information, the global wearables shipment has reached 49 million units. As a result, the market share increased by 3.4% on yearly basis. Though the overall growth rate is minimal, Huawei managed to score good grades.

Adding more to this, Huawei has landed on the fifth rank with 7% of the global smart wearables market share in Q3 2022. Comparatively, the result shows a decline of 29% in annual growth. However, it seems like the upcoming  Watch Buds product will surely add new hype to this scenario.

On the sideways, Apple is leading the market with a 20% market share, followed by Samsung with 10%. The list further shows Xiaomi and Noise with 9% and 7% of the market share respectively.

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Huawei at first in China!

In addition to the global wearables market, Canalys has also released the Chinese wearable market report for Apple, Huawei, Oppo, Xiaomi, and XTC (Xiaotiancai). Consequently, Huawei has secured the first rank in the native region.

The tech maker has gained an overall market share of 24%. Again, there is a decrement of 27% in the annual growth. Despite the shrink in growth, the company continues to lead the wearables market in China.

Notably, Huawei has done some seamless work with its wearables. That is why the company always grabs a place among the top vendors in the world as well as in the hometown.

In the third quarter of this year, Huawei launched a handful of new smartwatches for its consumers. These include Huawei Watch Fit 2, and Huawei Watch 3 Pro new. Both devices offer innovative features at an affordable rating.

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More devices to come!

Huawei constantly makes efforts to fulfill the demands of its users. In the latest edition, the company is preparing for the Watch Buds and a new set of earbuds. We will soon get our first glimpse of these smart gadgets.

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