AT&T updates its HTC One Mini to Android 4.4.2 KitKat


AT&T announced that owners of its HTC One Mini (PO58220) should start receiving an official update to Android 4.4.2 KitKat with Sense 5.5 UI as of today, March 26. The update - software number 3.10.502.3 - consists of a 658MB file, so you’ll be asked to turn on Wi-Fi to download it on your One Mini.

Here’s the full changelog, as provided by AT&T:

  • Improved user interface with Android (4.4 KitKat): The latest version of Android includes enhancements such as restyled status and navigation bars, a new full-screen immersive mode, color emoji support, improved closed captioning support, stronger security, enhanced bluetooth and smarter power use.
  • Phone dialer app: The phone app now includes the ability to look up contacts directly from the dial pad, see and tap frequent contacts, and search corporate directories easily.
  • Caller ID: Whenever a call is received from a phone number not in saved in contacts, the phone will look for matches from businesses with a local listing on Google Maps. 
  • HTC BlinkFeed app: The new menu gives quicker access to switch content sources and search for custom topics and includes more news sources.
  • New copy and paste options: Copy and paste allows users to share or Google highlighted information.
  • New e-mail user interface: E-mail look and feel similar to Gmail and allows in-line editing.
  • Camera app from lock screen: Click on the camera app icon on the lock screen for quick access to the camera app.
  • Control music from the lock screen: Jump to specific past songs or videos from lock screen.
  • Immersive viewing: Immersive mode enables full screen viewing of books, videos, and games.
  • New clock interface: The clock now has an enhanced analog user interface.
Later this year, the HTC One 2013, One Mini and One Max will all be receiving updates to Sense 6.0 - the brand new UI that debuted yesterday on the HTC One M8.

source: AT&T

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