In starting this month, Huawei launched the Watch 3 and Watch 3 Pro powered by the newly launched HarmonyOS. Now, according to the information, the newly launched Huawei Watch 3 and Watch 3 Pro getting the first software update with firmware version – HarmonyOS 2 version 126.96.36.199.
The Watch 3 series comes with a new and interesting design to make the wearable more comfortable while wearing and designed for different scenarios. Also, both smartwatches provide a faster and smoother touch screen experience.
The Huawei Watch 3 and Watch 3 Pro smartwatches are receiving the first software update that brings new features including body temperature measurement, the Huawei Music app, support for more third-party apps as well as optimizations for better system stability.
Huawei Watch 3 and Watch 3 Pro HarmonyOS 2 version 188.8.131.52 Changelog:
- Added support body temperature detection function
- New negative one-screen service center
- New gesture recognition function
- Added new Huawei Music app
- New support for more third-party apps
- Optimization for display interface
- Optimizes system stability
Body temperature detection
The watch has a built-in temperature detection sensor that can detect skin temperature and estimate body temperature. With this feature, users can continuously track their body temperature. And also, the device will send a reminder when the body temperature is higher or lower than the set value for 10 minutes.
Smart gesture recognition
After enabling this feature, when a call comes in, keep the screen of the watch faces up and the palm of the hand is down. Then, quickly make a fist and release it once to answer the call.
Swipe right on the watch dial interface to enter the negative screen of the watch, and the service center will be displayed on the negative screen. Then, click on “Service Center” to display all the applications configured by the service center.
This is an independent music App on the watch, which supports online listening and offline playback of music after downloading. Additionally, users can start/pause the music played on the mobile phone through the negative screen of the watch as well as performs other operations.
The third-party apps such as AutoNavi Maps, Air Travel, Tencent Sports, Sina News, Himalayas. are added to the watch system. Additionally, users can also download several more app from AppGallery.
HOW TO UPDATE:
- Click the upper button of the watch
- Tap on the Settings
- Tap on System and Update
- Tap on the Software Update option from the list
- Tap on check for updates
- Download and install the update
As per the specifications are concerned, the Huawei Watch 3 sports a 1.43-inch AMOLED screen with a resolution of 466×466, a pixel density of up to 326PPI, a maximum brightness of 1000nit, and a refresh rate of 60Hz. It has a 3D large-curvature mirror design, a new 3D rotating crown, a stainless steel body, and multiple watch straps such as rubber, leather, and metal.
Huawei Watch 3 supports eSIM independent communication capabilities and can make calls without a mobile phone. It currently supports China Mobile, China Unicom, and China Telecom’s No. 1 dual terminal.
Also, the Huawei Watch 3 supports the bus card, access control card, and wrist application market, providing a wealth of themes and applications. In terms of sports health, Huawei Watch 3 supports 100+ sports modes, temperature, heart rate monitoring, fall detection, and other functions, as well as a remote camera, remote car control, and smart home control.