Huawei has updated its two new watches Huawei Watch 3 & Watch 3 Pro with major firmware updates. The latest version brings a couple of new features and optimizations to the smartwatches. The firmware number 188.8.131.52 has been assigned to these HarmonyOS watches. It has brought a new quick SMS reply function which is a necessary part of any premium watch. The new Hand Wash detection which is already available on Wear OS, Apple Watch & Galaxy Watch devices, is now part of HarmonyOS too.
Users can now test any paid watch faces on their watch before purchasing them. Any paid theme will be set for five minutes on the device before you decide to buy it. It also brings more support to the local music formats to upload to the watch. The Petal Maps is now a pre-installed map app for the Huawei Watch 3 & Watch 3 Pro.
Further, the company has added the function of standard display of the charging watch face while charging to enhance the experience. Also, in the always-on display, users can lift their wrist to switch off the screen or to display the main watch face (choose any one option).
Meanwhile, it has optimized the display of the contacts for a better experience. Finally, Huawei has squashed known bugs to offer a better experience with its HarmonyOS-powered watches. It is a global rollout for Huawei Watch 3 & Watch 3 Pro. The update is now rolling out in China & major European countries.