There are tons of smart bands available in the market right now. Multiple OEMs have ventured into this segment keeping in mind the growing need to be fit in the current scenario. People want to stay fit and keep their activities tracked and in this case, smart bands come handy. We have OEMs like Xiaomi, Honor, Huawei, Samsung, etc brands in this field. These smart bands are priced very aggressively and in the recent past are packing in features that you would get on a dedicated smartwatch. Updates on smart bands are not a rarity and in this post, we will keep you posted regarding the Honor Band 5i software update.
Firmware is rolled out in batches which means that not everyone will get the update as soon as it is pushed. So, with the help of this post, you will be able to track the update for Honor Band 5i in your region and see if your region is receiving a new firmware update for Honor Band 5i or not. With that being said, let us take a look at this update tracker itself:
Honor Band 5i Specifications
Honor Band 5i was released back in October 2019. It comes in three different colors, i.e. Meteorite Black, Coral Powder, and Olive Green and the strap material is silicone. The Honor Band 5i has a rectangular touch display with a screen size of 0.96 inches and a pixel density of 186 PPI. Battery life is touted to last around 7 days and it takes 1.5 hours to charge this device from 0 to 100%.
This Band 5i supports Android as well as iOS and also supported Bluetooth version V4.2. It features activity trackers like Calories Intake/ burned, Distance, Steps, Sleep quality, Hours Slept, and Heart Rate. It has a pedometer sensor to track your walking. Band 5i also notifies the users about incoming messages, calls, and calendar reminders. You can also receive/reject calls, control music playback, use it as a camera shutter button, use it for finding your phone, and much more.
Honor Band 5i Software Update Tracker
Updated on July 1, 2020: A new firmware update is now live for the Honor Band 5i. It arrives with version 188.8.131.52 and weighs around 4.62 MB in size. The changelog mentions that it improves the user experience.
How to Check Software Update on Honor Band 5i
You can check for the software update on your Band 5i by heading over to Huawei health App>Me > My Device > Firmware Update. If a new update is available then tap on Download to install the latest firmware update. If there is no update notification available then, you should probably wait for a few days as the updates are rolled out in a staggered manner.