Since Google has made Android 5.1 Lollipop official (even few nexus devices already updated to the latest version), you may be wondering when your favorite smartphone will get it.

Yet in the event you possess an OG HTC One (M7), we’ve some terrible news. This handset will seemingly not be receiving any more important Android upgrades from this point. Not even currently available Android 5.1.

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Mo Versi, the VP of Product Management of HTC, confirmed the news, therefore it is as official. The HTC One M7 is already updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop, so the new UI is in there already. But the many bug fixes and subtle developments brought by Android 5.1 will not ever formally be available for this phone, sadly.

All the aforementioned applies to the widely accessible variant of the One which comes with the Sense UI on top of HTC. However, the Google Play Version of the apparatus will actually receive the latest Lollipop construct, using a rollout likely to commence in April.