Smart listening feature and power efficiency improvements for Huawei FreeBuds 4 rolling out
Huawei’s latest generation earbuds – FreeBuds 4 has a premium design and comes with a bunch of intelligent features to make your audio experience smooth and immersive. To further improve the user experience, the company also initiate new software updates.
As per the information, the Huawei FreeBuds 4 have started receiving a new update in China with version V18.104.22.168. This new firmware brings a new smart listening feature and a number of optimizations for an enhanced audio experience.
In terms of optimizations, this update for FreeBuds 4 users improves the stability of the dual connection feature. Moreover, the Healthy use of the earphone reminder feature is also been enhanced.
Furthermore, the Huawei FreeBuds 4 firmware update carries optimizations in the power consumption for noise reduction scene recognition. And lastly, the Bluetooth connection stability has been optimized to get you better connectivity between different devices.
- Adds new Smart listening feature
- Improves the stability of the dual connection
- Improves Healthy use of earphone reminder experience
- Optimized power consumption for noise reduction scene recognition
- Optimized Bluetooth connection stability
- This update is rolling out in batches, it will gradually cover all the devices
- Maintain enough battery on both devices (at least 30%).
- Always put your earbuds into the charging case and keep the case open during the update.
- Pair your earbuds and smartphone before updating.
How to check for updates:
- Open AI Life app
- Connect the earbuds to the smartphone >> place them inside the charging case and leave the case open.
- Select the corresponding headset widget on the home screen and then click on Check for updates.
- If any new update appears, then tap Update.
- Wait for the update to get completed.
- Once the update is complete, close the charging case and wait for 10 minutes for the case to get automatically updated.
Huawei FreeBuds 4:
Huawei FreeBuds 4 are the latest generation earbuds from Huawei that come with a semi in-ear design and ANC (Active Noise Cancellation) to reduce the unwanted background noise.
These earbuds can be connected to two devices simultaneously to make them more convenient to use. The FreeBuds 4 have a battery capacity of 30mAh and the case battery is 410mAh, which is enough to last around 22 hours.
The earbuds are compatible with Bluetooth 5.2 version and the pop-up pair function is available on the devices with EMUI 10 or later. It has support for controls such as Swipe, Tap-Twice, Press & hold.
Furthermore, the FreeBuds 4 comes with sensors such as Microphone and Wear detection sensor. It includes audio technology such as ANC 2.0 and Calls noise cancellation.
EMUI 22.214.171.124 rolling for Huawei Mate 50 Pro
Huawei is rolling out EMUI 126.96.36.199 for the Huawei Mate 50 Pro smartphone in the global market. This update is packed with lots of new features, optimizations, and improvements for this flagship phone.
According to the information, EMUI 188.8.131.52 for Huawei Mate 50 Pro comes with new network improvements for certain situations. It has improvements in camera quality.
There are also new optimizations made for the audio quality of calls and games. On the flip side, the app has its own improvements for a better user experience.
Furthermore, Huawei has arranged new system stability optimizations that provide a performance boost for your smartphone.
According to the inputs, this upgrade integrates February 2023 security patch for the phone.
This is a big changelog for the Huawei Mate 50 Pro and the company is sending this to improve the phone’s performance in various scenarios. Also, if you have a Mate 50 Pro device, we suggest you get this version right away as soon as it appears.
The Mate 50 Pro is the first phone among all of the Huawei smartphones to get EMUI 13 but actually, it comes pre-installed. Since its launch, old phone users are waiting for a new major upgrade.
Recently, Huawei opened the beta program for a few flagships – P50 Pro, P50 Pocket, and Mate Xs 2 foldable phone. You should know that the latest EMUI 13 beta activity has limited slots and it’s available only for a region.
This new Huawei Mate 50 Pro update was released last week for global consumers and rolling out in batches. If your Mate 50 Pro has not received this firmware, make sure you get it via System settings.
(source – Huaweiblog)
Huawei P40 Lite February 2023 EMUI update reaches Europe
Huawei P40 lite is getting a new software update in Europe, which brings the latest security patches released in the month of February 2023. However, the phone users are also waiting for EMUI 13 roadmap to confirm their eligibility for the next major software update.
Huaweiblog reports that Huawei P40 Lite users are getting the February 2023 security update in Europe with build version 184.108.40.2068 and the OTA package size of 254 megabytes.
This is a staged rollout, and all of the P40 Lite users will get it gradually. Below you can check the complete changelog of this software release.
List of Changes
This update improves system security with security patches.
- Integrates security patches released in February 2023 for improved system security.
For more information on the security of Huawei’s EMUI system updates, visit the Huawei official website.
Notes on the update:
- Your personal data will not be deleted by the update. However, we recommend that you back up important data before updating.
- Charge your phone sufficiently.
- The update package will be automatically deleted after the update is complete.
Huawei P30 series gets March 2023 update in China
Huawei P30 series is testing HarmonyOS 3 in China and the phone lineup is now receiving the March 2023 beta update to improve the test user experience.
According to the information, Huawei is sending this new firmware for the Huawei P30 series with March 2023 system optimization update. These models are receiving the new firmware push.
- P30 (ELE-AL00)
- P30 (ELE-TL00)
- P30 Pro (VOG-AL00)
- P30 Pro (VOG-AL10)
- P30 Pro (VOG-TL00)
These Huawei P30 devices are getting HarmonyOS 3 beta version 220.127.116.11 with a firmware size of 145 megabytes and it is rolling out in batches.
Huawei P30 series started its HarmonyOS 3 journey in December last year. It is still surprising for us that the company is still sending new software upgrades for the golden flagship.
After HarmonyOS 3, Huawei P30 and P30 Pro smartphones have been reinvented with new user interfaces, better features, and user experience. The key essential benefits of the new HarmonyOS version over its predecessor are big.
On the other hand, the company will conclude this beta test for smartphones and roll out a stable HarmonyOS 3 software update. Meanwhile in the global market, only Huawei P30 and P30 Pro are running EMUI 12, which kind of equivalent to HarmonyOS 2. But we could expect a better update this year with EMUI 13 if it appears.
This latest software update for the Huawei P30 series comes only after HarmonyOS 18.104.22.168. Therefore, it’s required for the beta testers to upgrade first to this version. You have the option to enable the customer user experience improvement program to provide feedback and help developers to improve the HarmonyOS 3 operating system.
Although, the update won’t erase your personal data but it’s suggested that you back any important files ahead of the installation. Since it’s a beta build, HarmonyOS 3 comes with various bugs and software compatibility. Hence, you should upgrade all of your system apps to the latest version via AppGallery.
Following the upgrade to the latest software version, your phone may generate heat, lag, and slow charging. This is caused by self-optimizations and adaptation actions, which will settle down within a few days of the rollout.