RealWear Firmware Release 1.6 for Navigator 500 / 520

The firmware upgrade is available as a download under >My Programs and >System Update as usual. Please make sure you have enough battery charge and an upright internet connection.

The new functions at a glance

Flashlight as a simple voice command

  • Switching the LED light on the camera on and off is now very easy via “My Settings” with the unified voice command “Flashlight”.

Network Connectivity

  • Added the option to ‘Do not validate’ certificate when connecting to legacy networks via PEAP.
  • Fixed an issue with retaining certificates when switching from random to device MAC address

Configuration QR Code Scan

  • Added support for future RealWear features.

Language Fixes

  • Multiple Language translation fixes
  • Added translations to notifications command bar

Other Bug Fixes

  • Dictation setting now saved after reboot
  • Cloud Dictation: Fixed an issue where dictation intermittently fails to work
  • Keyboard Dictation: added a space if keyboard detects previously entered text
  • Fixed an issue where the device would not turn on in sub zero temperatures.
  • Voice Commands: Fixed an issue where voice commands would stop working after using Dictation in some applications
  • My Controls: Wired Microphone toggle now actively shows its current on or off state
  • Webapp: fixed an issue with saving bookmarks

RealWear Cloud

  • Updated Certificates in Device Agent to allow communication to updated TLS Security Protocol for RealWear’s Azure services.

RealWear One app support

  • Support for RealWear One added to the firmware 1.6, which includes support for device connectivity, network set up, and video collaboration.

Android Security Updates

  • Security updates released through the end of July 2023 have been incorporated into this release.

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