The HTC One M7 was the company’s flagship smartphone about two years ago and there are still many people out there that are using this handset. Support for major Android updates is usually cut after a device is 24 months old but the HTC One M7 will be getting Lollipop, even if this is the last major Android update for this device. Today the Verizon HTC One M7 Lollipop release date has finally been […]
HTC had previously confirmed that it will release the Android 5.1 update for the HTC One M8 and One M7 Google Play Edition variants. Last month the company followed through on its promise and released said update for the One M8 GPE. Now it’s the predecessor’s turn. Today Android 5.1 for HTC One M7 Google Play Edition has been released, it’s being sent out over-the-air as all software updates are […]
It has been a couple of months since AT&T had promised HTC One M7 users that the Android 5.0 Lollipop update would be headed their way, and while it has been a bit of a wait, we suppose it’s better late than never, right? According to a recent tweet by HTC’s Mo Versi, he confirmed that the update has been approved and will be making its way to users starting […]
The HTC One M7 was released two years ago which by today’s standards makes it kind of outdated in terms of hardware. However in terms of software, it did receive the Android 5.0 Lollipop update but as some of you might have heard, that’s pretty much the end of it as the company announced then that they had no plans to bring Android 5.1 onto the device.They did state that […]
It is the end of the road for HTC One M7. The company has confirmed that it will no longer release any major update for this smartphone. Android 5.1, which was recently released by Google, will not be making its way to this handset. HTC had promised customers that it would deliver two years of updates starting with the One M7. Now the device’s time is finally up.
After the Android 5.0 Lollipop source code was released HTC promised that it would roll out the update for all One M7 and One M8 devices in the United States within 90 days. That didn’t happen and the company acknowledged that it wouldn’t be able to meet its own deadline. Nevertheless it is trying hard to get the updates out as close to the original deadline as possible. As HTC […]
As much as HTC tried to release Android 5.0 Lollipop to the masses within their promised 90-day window, it seems that they were unable to, at least as far as the carrier variants were concerned. Now the good news is that it looks like HTC owners didn’t have to wait much longer because according to a tweet from HTC’s Mo Versi, Sprint’s update should be arriving tomorrow.Unfortunately according to Versi, […]
So HTC has been rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop for the HTC One M8, but if you were one of the ones who bought their HTC One M8 or One M7 from a carrier, it seems that you guys will have to wait just a little bit longer. HTC had previously promised to roll out the update within 90 days of Google releasing Android 5.0.This would mean that that it […]
There is already a lot of anticipation for the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. Google rolled it out back in November 2014 but owing to OEM and carrier delays majority of the high-end smartphones from last year are yet to receive Lollipop. Older devices will take longer so those HTC One (M7) users who are tired of waiting have something to be happy about. An unofficial HTC One (M7) Android 5.0 […]
It goes without saying that any new version of the Android operating system is greeted with much fanfare, and the race will then be on to see just who will roll out the update to older handsets first. We have read about how the LG G2, a handset that is about to approach two years of age, has seen a video of it running on Android 5.0 Lollipop. What are […]
There is a HTC Service Pack update in the Google Play Store for the HTC One M8 and the HTC One M7 and if you were thinking about going ahead and downloading and updating your phone, you might want to hold off on doing so for now. According to reports, it seems that out of the blue both the HTC One M8 and One M7 are having issues with voice […]
Late last month we reported that the technical approval for HTC One (M7) and (M8) Google Play Edition’s Android 5.0 Lollipop update was expected soon. This meant that the update would likely be pushed out in the very start of December, but that didn’t happen. The release was hit by a couple of delays as Google had yet to approve the update. All of the obstacles are now out of the […]
If you are the proud owner of either the HTC One M7 or the HTC One M8 Google Play Edition handsets, you might be disappointed to learn that the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for either device has been delayed, again. You might recall that a few weeks ago, HTC announced that there would be a slight delay as Google had yet to approve the update.Well it looks like Google is […]
If you look at how Android updates are pushed out it is pretty easy to chart out the course. The first in line are Nexus smartphones and tablets followed by Google Play Edition units of different devices. Android 5.0 Lollipop has already been released for Nexus devices, it has even landed on LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition, and now it appears that the update may soon make its […]
When it comes to rolling out operating system updates to a smartphone, plenty of it hinges on the manufacturer of the handset itself. The Nexus family of devices tend to get the latest version of Android first before the rest, while HTC, with the original intention of updating their HTC One (M8) and HTC One (M7) Google Play Editions to Android 5.0 Lollipop from early this week has hit a […]
Google’s Nexus devices are usually the first to receive a major software update. After that the next in line are Google Play Edition devices. Even though the roll out of Android 5.0 Lollipop has been shaken up a bit the GPE models are certainly on track to receive the latest update. HTC had previously said that the HTC One (M7) and (M8) GPE will get the Lollipop update soon, and […]
When Android 5.0 Lollipop was confirmed, HTC also announced that their devices like the HTC One M8 would be receiving the update, although the company did not mention when specifically save that it will be a few weeks after the update has been released for Nexus devices. Given that Google announced that Android 5.0 Lollipop would be rolling out, HTC has since announced that the countdown to the update has […]
Android 5.0 Lollipop was recently announced a few hours ago and according to Google, it is expected to make its way out to other Nexus devices in the coming weeks, but what about non-Nexus devices? When will they get their updates? While some OEMs have remained mum on the issue, HTC has revealed when some of their products will be getting the Android 5.0 update.
When it comes to smartphones, most of the time we would only see one particular model arrive in a bevy of colors at best, but to hear of various editions hitting the newswires start to make it sound as though we are talking about a Nintendo console. We did make mention of the HTC One (M8) Hydra Edition late last week, and here we are with the HTC One (M8) […]
T-Mobile subscribers hanging on to the HTC flagship from 2013 can gear themselves for an over-the-air software update that’s going to land on the One M7 tomorrow. It was confirmed by the carrier over the weekend that this particular update should start rolling out by Wednesday barring any unforeseen problems. By now it looks like the release won’t be delayed beyond tomorrow.