If you happen to live in Europe and are rocking to the HTC One (M8) as your smartphone of choice, then you would surely smile knowing that this particular smartphone has just received its stability update. Owners of the HTC One (M8) in Europe ought to be able to see a notification on their handset in due time, which has everything to do with an update that is being released for “housekeeping” purposes, so to speak.
In the changelog, it points out that upon installation of this particular update, the radio would be a whole lot more stable, with the camera also being more stable, while the other segments of the handset that will be more stable will include the FM radio and the Video Highlights feature. Apart from that, this stability update will also see changes (positive ones, hopefully, from the point of view of the end user) to the weather app that concerns the barometer.
The entire update weighs in at 66MB, where your firmware version on the HTC One (M8) will be bumped to 1.54.401.10 as well. It is recommended that one remains connected to a Wi-Fi connection during the downloading process, with at least 50% of battery life left. Do bear in mind that this particular update is being sent out on a staggered basis, so you will have to play the patience card if you have yet to see a notification on your HTC One (M8).
|Key Specs||One (M8)||One (M7)|
|Processor/Soc Name||Snapdragon 801, 4-core, 2.3 GHz||Snapdragon 600, 4-core, 1.7 GHz|
|Street Price (Approx)||~ $280|
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|Max. Total Storage Capacity||160 GB||64 GB|
|Megapixels||4 MP||4 MP|
|Battery Capacity (mAh)||2600 mAh||2300 mAh|
|Complete product data||HTC One (M8) Full specs and details||HTC One (M7) Full specs and details|