The Taiwanese manufacturer starts the deployment to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow for the HTC One A9 also in the European market. The update improves the security aspects, new options for color temperature and support to Quick Charge 3.0.
HTC Italian division announced by a message posted on Facebook the launch of the official release of the update to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow for One A9. The distribution is affecting at this time to all the handsets sold in that country and, in addition to introducing all the latest developments from Google, the HTC developers have been working to improve the stability, responsiveness and security of system. They installed, in fact, the latest security patches and have been introduced to support the rapid charging technology called Quick Charge 3.0 and the ability to adjust the screen color temperature. Those who have not yet received notification of the availability of the update will not have to worry because the distribution will proceed in stages to avoid inconvenience to the servers.
You can verify the status by forcing the search, accessing the system updates item from the setup menu and selecting “start search” with internet connection. For installation you should use WiFi networks, given the size of the package needed to upgrade, about 440 megabytes. Despite this, it may take up to 5 minutes to download and the subsequent installation of the update, which will be completed with the restart of the device and the optimization of the application on the internal memory. During the update no personal data will be deleted but you can not use the phone or make emergency calls.
After the debut in the United States took place in December, the new software is expected in the rest of Europe, since this version 1.56.401.70 is accompanied by a changelog which refers to a general improvement of the system, supporting for Quick Charge 3.0 -or the quick charge mode of the battery according to the standard 3.0 of the Quick Charge technology by Qualcomm- and to security updates of the Android operating system that will introduce in all the devices around the world.
As usual, to make a backup of the data is always correct as modus operandi, even though it is not supposed to delete any of your information. To check for new software updates, just follow the path Settings > About > Software Updates. HTC One A9 is, at the moment, the latest member of the HTC One line marketed in the European market, a mid-range product in substance and in form and premium in the price, which had the difficult task of supporting the sales of smartphones’ Taiwanese company in the latter part of the year -a result clearly not achieved, as evidenced by the results of the last fiscal quarter closed HTC, once again, at a loss. Appreciable, beyond the rest, the commitment with which HTC continues to refine the software platform of its smartphones.