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Upgraded Appliances Update Your Life

Just like your phone gets software updates, our smart appliances receive software upgrades that add some of the latest new features. It’s how we make sure your appliances get even better over time. Now, eligible Haier ranges can download our free, air fry cooking mode directly to your oven—so you can create your favorite crispy, crunchy foods using less oil and without preheating.


Check below to see if your range qualifies.


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How To Upgrade

  1. Make sure your range is connected to WiFi and our SmartHQ™ app. 
  2. On your range, turn the oven mode selector knob to APP (it will glow blue). 
  3. Open the SmartHQ app on your smartphone. You’ll see a notice that an update is available. You may apply the upgrade or wait until later. 
  4. Once you apply the update, it can take up to 30 minutes to fully download. 
  5. Once the upgrade has completed, you’ll receive a message on the SmartHQ app that the update is complete. 
  6. You can then select Air Fry mode from the Oven modes listed within the SmartHQ app.
  7. If you need any assistance, call the Connected Home Support Line at 1-800-220-6899, Monday-Friday 9am - 11pm ET, Saturday-Sunday 9am - 3pm ET. Or send us an email.

Is My Range Eligible? 

The following ranges are eligible to receive the No-Preheat Air Fry Upgrade:

Platter of Air Fried Chicken Tenders

Learn More About Air Frying with Haier

For more information on using our Air Fry mode, check out this article. It includes cooking tips for best possible air-frying results.


Get the Most from Our In-Oven, No-Preheat Air Fry Mode

Platter of Air Fried Chicken Tenders

Learn More About Air Frying with Haier

For more information on using our Air Fry mode, check out this article. It includes cooking tips for best possible air-frying results.


Get the Most from Our In-Oven, No-Preheat Air Fry Mode