HTC has just started seeding the Android 7.0 Nougat update to HTC One A9 in India. The Taiwanese manufacturer has been good with the software updates for its smartphone offerings. HTC One A9 was launched in September 2015 and was among the few handsets to boot Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.
HTC One A9 Nougat Update
HTC One A9 is a upper-midrange offering from the house of HTC. The device has already received the Nougat firmware in other parts of the world, so it was about time that HTC released the Nougat software for the Indian users.
The latest software update weighs around 1.05 GB and comes with build number 2.18.707.1. It’s highly recommended that you keep at least 50% of battery juice before proceeding with the installation. Along with the latest OS, Android Nougat, the update also includes security patch for the month of March. Following are the important takeaways from the latest release:
*Split screen Multi-tasking introduced with Android 7.0 Nougat
*Quick Setting Tweaks for better customization
*Done on the Go for better battery life.
*New Ringtones, and Antivirus scan features
Just to remind, HTC One A9 was launched with a price tag of Rs. 29,990 in India. It features 64 bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 octa-core processor and 2 Gigs of RAM. There is 32 GB of internal storage with dedicated micro-SD slot. As for the camera, you have a 13 MP shooter on the back, along with a 4 MP Ultra-pixel lens on the front. All this is powered by 2150 mAh battery with 5-Inch Screen diagonal of Full HD resolution on the front.
HTC One A9 owners should receive the OTA update notification any time from now. To check manually, dive into the settings menu of your device and hit the Software Update.
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