Last month, Huawei released a new software update for Huawei Watch Fit in the Chinese market adding two new features. This firmware is now expanding to more regions. According to the latest information, the Huawei Watch Fit is getting a new update globally, identified carrying version 126.96.36.199 and a download size of around 15MB.
The update improves the privacy of the Watch Fit by adding a new lock password feature and secondly, it also brings support for call rejection functionality for a comfortable user experience. And lastly, the overall security of the band is improved bringing stability to the device.
Huawei Watch Fit is a fitness band from Huawei that offers many health-related features, but it looks more like a smartwatch. It combines 96 free workout modes, health monitoring functions, supports 12 professional workout modes, and more.
To be mentioned, the update may take time to reach your device due to the staged rollout and if it arrives via OTA then, below are the things to remember and the update instructions to download and install the update.
Things to remember
You need to install the latest version of the Huawei Health app to access these features and they are just for Android users. Also, keep the Bluetooth connected during the update and keep the band charged.
Have patience while updating the wearable as it may take time to complete. Once done, the device will automatically restart after the update is complete. You can check the steps to update below.
How to update Watch Fit?
- Connect your Watch Fit to Huawei Health app
- To update, open the Health app
- Tap on Devices >> tap on device name >> choose Firmware update
- Then follow the on-screen instructions to update the watch