Update (Oct 18): The original Watch GT 2 is upgrading to the latest version to increase its performance. The Watch GT 2e, GT 2 Pro, Watch Fit New wearables have recently got small versions. Now in the new turn, the second-gen Watch GT 2 receives 188.8.131.52 software version. As per the changelog shared by Huawei Community, the watch will see optimizes in system stability and security. It will be rolling out for all the users in the next 3 to 7 working days. To get it, wait patiently.
Update (Oct 17): Huawei has released a major software update for its newest HarmonyOS-powered Huawei Watch 3 & Watch 3 Pro smartwatches. It brings a quick SMS reply, hand wash detection, paid watch faces trial for five minutes, and Petal Maps app for the watches. It also optimizes other existing apps for a better users experience. You can install the new 184.108.40.206 firmware version for the Watch 3 series in Europe & China.
Update (Oct 14): In the series of October firmware updates, Huawei has released new software for Watch GT 2e. The latest version brings optimization code for the wearable to enhance the overall quality. The changelog doesn’t mention anything, though you should search for any changes. The new version is 220.127.116.11, and currently rolling out in major regions. To install new firmware, open the Huawei Health app, and check for new updates.
Update (Oct 9): The latest Huawei smart tracker, Watch Fit NEW has received its first firmware version in the home country. According to the changelog mentioned on Huawei Community page, it gets skipping rope mode. In this mode, users will get a number of skipping ropes, consecutive jumps, heart rate & burned calories. It further claimed to fix minor issues to enhance the performance of Watch Fit NEW. The new version 18.104.22.168 upgraded from 22.214.171.124 has been assigned to the new activity tracker.
Update (Sept 23): This month Huawei has dispatched many software updates for its Watch GT series. After the beta version for GT 2, it has released a new 126.96.36.199 firmware version for Watch GT 2 Pro. The new version brings improved system stability and reliability to the smartwatch. The software is available to download in all the major countries. To install it, head to the Huawei Health app, and check for the fresh software update.
Previous Update: The Huawei Watch GT 2 is receiving one of the major firmware updates of this year. The company has rolled out a fresh software update for the GT series smartwatch, and you can identify it by the firmware number 188.8.131.52. The latest version brings advanced lock screen function and enhancement to the female cycle feature. In the outdoor mode, users can now keep the always-on display on, so they don’t have to wake up the screen every time.
In the lock screen function, it has added a new PIN lock option that needs to be unlocked whenever you start the watch. It gives extra security to the Huawei Watch GT 2 smartwatch. In the outdoor activities, sunrise and sunset modes have been added. It is early to tell how they work in daily workouts. Huawei further allows sharing third-party data & connections with Huawei phones and other medical-related equipment. The changelog also mentions improved menstrual cycle function on the smartwatch.
The new update is not available for everyone. It is a beta update and is only available in China for reserved seats. In the beta, Huawei has allowed 1800 members, and it might open for more people in near future.
Madhav Biradar started his career in technology back in 2011, where he covered mobile & gaming articles. He is an enthusiast in smartphone & wearable gadgets. In his free time, he likes to read about new tech gadgets and watch movies.