Good news for HTC One A9 owners in Europe: you should be receiving the long-awaited Nougat update today. Better late than never, eh?See also: HTC One A9 review November 6, 2015
It was when the HTC One A9 launched that the Taiwanese company said the unlocked version of the device would get “every software update within 15 days of Google’s first push to Nexus.” If you recall, HTC gave up on that quite some time ago, and the One A9 – especially carrier versions – was devoid of Nougat deliciousness for a very long time. That wasn’t the first time the troubled Taiwanese company had made a bold promise, and it certainly wasn’t the first time it had failed to keep [...]
The HTC One A9 is being upgraded to Android Nougat on the Sprint network. The update details have been outlined on HTC’s support page along with detailed instructions on how to install it.
The new software version is 2.18.651.2 and, though HTC introduces the many benefits of Android Nougat including multi-window, enhanced notifications, improved Doze battery saving, and more.
To see if you’re device is ready for the update, navigate to Settings > System updates, and tap HTC software update. If you can install it, you’ll be notified.
HTC says the process should take around 10 minutes and recommends that your Play Store apps are up to date, that your [...]
Last month, HTC started rolling out the Nougat update for its flagship device — HTC 10 — in the US. About a week later, the company also released Nougat for the One M9, while the unlocked One A9 devices started getting the update yesterday.
In Europe, HTC users are still waiting for the Nougat update, which is apparently just around the corner. Graham Wheeler, the Product and Service Director at HTC EMEA, took to Twitter to announce that the unlocked European HTC 10 devices will get Android Nougat within the next two weeks. Additionally, the HTC One M9 will also get bumped up to Nougat in the same timeframe.
HTC is also working closely with operators in [...]
It took a little longer than expected, but if you own an unlocked HTC One A9, you should expect to see the big Android 7.0 Nougat update start rolling out later tonight.See also: HTC U Ultra: The top features you should know 4 days ago
The news comes from HTC’s Mo Versi, who confirmed on his Twitter feed that the rollout would begin tonight:
HTC One A9 Unlocked Owners! We have received technical approval on the Nougat OS update, and OTA will begin tonight!
— Mo Versi (@moversi) January 16, 2017
The company first revealed back in August that the HTC 10, HTC One M9 and HTC One A9 would all be updated to Nougat. [...]