HTC has started pushing out a new update to its One A9 smartphone in India. The update is sized at over 1GB and arriving as software version 2.18.707.1, the update brings along Android Nougat (version 7.0). Latest security patch, as well as some system enhancements, are also included.
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The Taiwanese company took quite a bit of time to roll out the update in India, evident from the fact that Nougat for the One A9 first arrived in the US months back in January this year. European units got the update late last month.
Let’s Recall the Specification of HTC One A9
HTC One A9 has a 5-inch full HD AMOLED, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 617 processor and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with HTC Sense UI on top. The device has a 13MP rear camera with LED flash, phase detection autofocus (PDAF) that improves camera’s focus, Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), RAW image capture and an Ultrapixel front-facing camera.
It also has a multi-directional fingerprint sensor integrated into the home button for secured lock and Android Pay, and comes with 4G LTE connectivity with support for FDD: Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28 and TDD: Bands 38, 40, 41 in the Asian version. It has powerful speakers on the bottom and has built-in DAC that delivers 192kHz / 24bit studio-quality audio.
One A9 weighs at 143g, comes with fingerprint sensor in the front. The phone packs a 2150mAh battery, Quick Charge 3.0. The HTC One A9 comes in Carbon Gray, Opal Silver, Topaz Gold and Deep Garnet colors