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New Head up Display and COVID-19 supporting features rolling for Huawei Petal Maps app

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Just like Google Maps, Huawei has also released its home-ground developed map service last year, Petal Maps. For download, this application is available on AppGallery with useful features.

Now, Huawei is sending a new application update for Petal Maps, which comes with a number of new features including a Head-up display (HUD), COVID-19 supporting functions, and more.

Additionally, it also brings optimizations for volume adjustment for voice broadcasts during navigation, as well as Bluetooth settings, Shows an outline of the place when searching for AOIs, and more.

Talking about Petal Maps, it offers map browsing, map searching, navigation, and air gestures. Also, it not only lets you get your current location, browse the map, search for places, and add your favorites, but displays real-time traffic conditions, events, and more.

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Updates version: Users can identify this latest update with version 1.5.0.304(001) updated from 1.6.0.301(001) with an update size of 16.9MB.

Check the detailed changelog mentioned below.

Changelog:

New features:

  • Adda Head-up Display (HUD) functionality
  • Supports creating custom favorite lists
  • Allows showing COVID-19 information on the map
  • Supports searching COVID-19 vaccination sites (France and Singapore)

Optimizations:

  • Optimizes volume adjustment for voice broadcasts during navigation, as well as Bluetooth settings
  • Adds an avoid ferries option when planning routes
  • Shows an outline of the place when searching for AOIs (Areas of Interest) such as airport

For more information:

Petal Maps application initially supports multiple languages, with voice notifications in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, and Mandarin in over 140 countries.

Also, check:

New update for Petal Maps brings options for real time traffic, public transit information and more

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Huawei Petal Travel app adds new travel destination

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Huawei Petal Travel app

Huawei Petal Travel app is now receiving a new update that adds support to more destinations. So far, the application was in access to only a few cities in China. But now it has expanded its terms in more areas of the country.

According to the information, a new Chinese city named Hangzhou has grabbed its place in the supported cities list of the app. Hence, there are a total of four areas that users will find in the application including Beijing, Shenzhen, Nanjing, and Hangzhou. Alternatively, this list of regions will obtain some more new additions in the time ahead.

The new update for the corresponding application is arriving with version 2.3.0.222 and carries a tiny package size of 71KB. However, before upgrading the app to the latest build, users require to delete the cache data of the old version.

Huawei Petal Travel app

For doing so, you can visit the Settings menu. Further, scroll down and select App Management. Click on the Quick App Center, and select the Storage option. Tap on Delete Data and give a few moments to let the app remove all the details.

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For your information, this deletion will not eliminate any of your historical searches. Things will remain quite the same and retained on the app. Yet, the usage records and some other irregular stuff of other quick apps will get omitted.

Petal Travel Needs your permission!

With the onset of July, Huawei introduced a new taxi-hailing service for its consumers, named the Petal Travel app. As the name highlights, the application helps the users to quickly get a taxi in the nation.

Although this application requires the permission of the users to work efficiently. Since it is a taxi-hailing service it prefers Petal Maps for travel guidance. Alongside, it works on an internet connection and needs information about the device, network, application operation, location, and account info in order to provide a favorable experience to the users.

Huawei Petal Travel app

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Have you obtained Huawei AppGallery 12.4.1.200 beta version?

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HUAWEI AppGallery 12.4.1.200

Currently, Huawei started releasing a new 12.4.1.200 beta version for the official application store, AppGallery. The update aims to improve the usability of the app for Huawei consumers.

The July 2022 beta version of AppGallery doesn’t add any particular changes in the changelog. But, it surely comes with various optimization that pushes the app to run smoothly on your smartphone.

This AppGallery pre-release version is pushed for a group of users to experience new features and changes, which are still a surprise to us. So if you are a beta tester then must share your experience with us.

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Huawei AppGallery ensures application security, gathers expert editors from around the world, and reveals applications in various ways. Also, it offers a bunch of new application that is compatible with your smartphone.

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HUAWEI AppGallery 12.4.1.200

And soon Huawei does not allow the submission of new apps to AppGallery, which fall into the most dangerous categories, including system cache cleaners and Wi-Fi. The whole movement aims to improve the privacy and security of users.

This is going to be the major step to prevent a serious impact on the user’s experience due to the arrangement and illegal collection of users’ personal info. Read more

Here is how to access app update notifications:

We all know that AppGallery is not only the junction of applications but it also gives you access to update them. However, it’s harsh to check again and again for the pending application updates, to get rid of this we bring a tip that helps you’re to receive a notification whenever the updates available.

AppGallery notifications:

  • Launch the AppGallery
  • Then Me option
  • Click on Settings
  • Now enable Update notification and Notifications

If you want to send us Tips, Update Screenshots, or a Message? connect with us here:

  • Screenshots@huaweicentral.com
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Huawei Petal Maps 2.6.0.303 update features new night lighting effect

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Huawei Petal Maps 2.6.0.303 update

Huawei has started rolling out a new update for the Huawei Petal Maps with a 2.6.0.303 (001) build. The latest firmware brings new improvements to the application system. Alongside, some new implementations take place with the fresh update.

The new 2.6.0.303 (001) update for Huawei Petal Maps brings a new night lighting effects feature. As a result, users can add a special lighting effect for buildings and streetlights. Moreover, it will give a unique insight into the application.

Apart from the lighting effects, users will also find a new Travel assistant that will assist the individuals regarding the traveling route. Consequently, it will help in navigating the pathways more conveniently.

Next, users will find a parallel road toggle button which will enable users to switch between parallel and side roads with one single tap. Hence, if you are a Petal Maps app user, and wanted to enhance the user experience, then we recommend installing the latest update.

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Huawei Petal Maps 2.6.0.303 Update: Changelog

  • Parallel road toggle: Switch between parallel main and side roads with a single tap
  • Travel Assistant: Get extra help when traveling abroad
  • Night Lighting Effects: Adds special lighting effects for buildings and streetlights

You can download the latest Petal Maps update through the link given below:

Download The Latest Huawei Petal Maps Update

Huawei Petal Maps 2.6.0.303 update

Huawei Petal Maps is a strong opponent against Google Maps. The application is capable of serving multiple functionalities that are generally absent in any other mapping and navigation service. However, the application only works wonders for Huawei devices running without GMS.

Briefing the features, the Petal Maps offers influential GPS navigations. It selects the best route for you based on real-time traffic, nearby places, or your previous searches. Further, it supports voice navigation, live location sharing, and more. Overall, the app serves as the best travel guide for your pathways.

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