The Huawei Watch GT 2e smartwatch is getting a December 2021 software update in the global market which comes with firmware version 22.214.171.124 and brings a package size of around 250 megabytes. However, the contents of the package are very interesting and will surely increase the whole user experience of your Watch GT 2e.
According to Huaweiblog, the Huawei Watch GT 2e December 2021 software update brings significant support for installing “third-party apps”. This will let you install the app on the watch through the AppGallery marketplace.
On the other hand, this update package brings new workout data sync support for Huawei phones and fitness devices. This would allow you to synchronize your data with the corresponding connected devices in real time.
That’s not all, Huawei Watch GT 2e December 2021 update has a new Heart Study app that monitors your heart health and provides you with informative heart data.
Finally, the update has improved system performance and stability to give you a smooth user experience right on your wrist.
Update change log:
- APPLICATIONS: Third-party apps can be installed (open HUAWEI Health -> Devices -> HUAWEI Watch GT2e -> AppGallery
- COACHING: Supports data synchronization to HUAWEI phones and fitness accessories, as well as the always-on function during exercise, so that training data can be read in real time (to activate the function, go to Settings -> Workout Settings -> Always On). Adds sunrise and sunset display for outdoor sports.
- HEALTH: You can now install the Heart Study app, which monitors heart health and makes relevant data available.
- SYSTEM: Increases system performance and stability for smoother actions
Software update information:
This software update is being rolled out in batches and may take some time to reach all possible models. On the other hand, all third-party apps must be downloaded from the Huawei Health app. Meanwhile, the app sync feature is only available for devices with EMUI 4.0 or HarmonyOS.
(image source – Huaweiblog)
It is recommended to update the Huawei Health app before heading to the upgrade section. As a precaution, do not disconnect the Bluetooth connection during the update. If the update fails, try again and repeat the installation process.
Also, the installation process may take some time to transfer the update package from the phone to the smartwatch. Therefore, the installation process can also contribute to this time consumption.
How to update:
You can download the latest Huawei Watch GT update by visiting the Huawei Health app, then tap on your selected device, then tap on the update section. Follow the on-screen instructions to continue the installation process.
In addition to this, Huawei is also sending out a major software update for the global models of the Watch GT 2 smartwatch for the 42mm and 46mm variants. This update includes a new system unlock feature, training guides, improved health features, and the addition of Petal Cards in the apps section.
If you want to learn more about this software deployment, please see the article below.
Huawei Watch GT 2 gets a major feature update [December 2021]