Sprint HTC U11 gets Oreo update


Taiwanese Smartphone giant, HTC is slowly updating their phones to the latest Android 8.0 Oreo update. Being the most advanced and popular Android update, almost all the Android smartphone users are anxiously waiting for the update for their smartphones. Today, Sprint released Oreo update for HTC U11 smartphone. 

If you are using HTC U11 running on Sprint’s network, here’s something good for you to look forward. Sprint has released the latest Android Oreo update for the popular high-end smartphone, HTC U11.¬†According to Mo Versi, HTC’s VP of Product Management, the new Oreo update for HTC U11 on Sprint network will start rolling out from Monday i.e. Today.

Mo Versi has shared this information through his official Twitter handle on a popular microblogging website, Twitter. As per his official tweet, “Sprint HTC u11 owners! Appreciate your patience, we have received technical approval from the carrier. Updates to Oreo OS will start on Monday! Enjoy!” You can find out the live Tweet made by him from here.

The new Oreo update for HTC U11 smartphone will bring a bunch of new features on your smartphone. The Oreo update is the most advanced Android update till date which carries a huge number of features to be explored on your respective Android smartphone.

If you are not aware about the Oreo update, HTC has first released the Oreo update for the HTC U11 smartphone in the United States from November month last year. The company has started rolling out this update first for the unlocked variants and then for the carriers editions. Sprint gets the update from today and you will be able to receive the update to your HTC U11 smartphone.

The new Oreo update will arrive as an OTA update on your HTC U11 smartphone runs on Sprint’s network. You would get the new Oreo update as a push notification on your device. Once you see the new update’s notification on your phone’s display, just tap on to the message from your smartphone. You would be presented the official page with the Changelog here with Download and Install button. Click on to the button and start downloading this update. Soon, the update will be completed and you can install it to your device after that.

If for some reason, you don’t see the update on your display, you can always check for the new update manually on your smartphone. In order to check for the update manually on your device, just go to your Phone’s Apps menu and launch the Settings menu. Scroll down till the end and select About Phone option from there. Here, you could see check for new update option, kindly select this option from here. The system will itself check for the new update for your smartphone. By following simple steps, you would be able to install this update to your device.

Android Oreo will bring a handful of new features to the existing UI of your phone. It brings features such as Picture-in-Picture mode, Notification Dots, improved notification panel, smooth user interface and much more. This will offer better environment to explore on your smartphone.

If we talk about the previous updates, HTC has recently pushed the Oreo update for HTC 10 smartphone. Additionally, HTC U11, HTC U11 Ultra, HTC U11+ also get the same Oreo update in the past. This is how the Taiwanese giant is working for its consumers.

Apart from this, HTC is currently working on a new high-end premium smartphone, HTC U12. The phone is expected to be launched in the market at Mobile World Congress i.e. MWC 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. The phone’s first render also surfaced online.

What’s your take on this update? Have you already updated your HTC smartphone with the Oreo update? Do share your thoughts and opinions in front of us. Meanwhile, if you have any queries or feedbacks to share, let us know in the comments section given below this post. For more updates, stay tuned with us!