AT&T's HTC Desire EYE should be updated to Android Lollipop starting today

AT&T's HTC Desire EYE should be updated to Android Lollipop starting today
While the HTC Desire EYE already received its Android Lollipop update outside of the US, the handset's version that AT&T is selling is still running Android KitKat. Fortunately, HTC and AT&T are now ready to update the phone.

According to HTC VP of Product Management Mo Versi, AT&T's HTC Desire EYE should be updated to Android Lollipop starting today, June 30. Mind you, the update brings Android 5.0, not 5.1 to the handset, but it's still going to include various changes and enhancements (since there are plenty of differences between KitKat and Lollipop).

For now, it doesn't look like the update is live, but some AT&T Desire EYE owners should get it over the air before the end of the day.

AT&T is currently selling the HTC Desire EYE for $29.99 on contract, or 358.99 off contract. The EYE is HTC's first smartphone to come with two 13 MP cameras: one on the back, and one on the front, both accompanied by dual LED flashes. That aside, the Desire EYE features a 5.2-inch 1080p display, a quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor, 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of expandable internal memory, and a 2400 mAh battery. You can take a closer look at the handset by reading our HTC Desire EYE review.


source: Twitter

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Desire EYE
  • Display 5.2" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 13 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, Quad-core, 2300 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2400 mAh(20h 3G talk time)

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6 Comments

1. waddup121 unregistered

Yay for lolipop!

2. palmguy

Posts: 979; Member since: Mar 22, 2011

I just want Lollipop

3. palmguy

Posts: 979; Member since: Mar 22, 2011

On my Verizon 2013 Moto X

4. legiloca

Posts: 1676; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

I live in Dubai and I got my Lollipop update for my Desire Eye since March..

5. palmguy

Posts: 979; Member since: Mar 22, 2011

We don't appreciate that comment.

6. legiloca

Posts: 1676; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

Need no appreciation, it's a comment, not an Art.

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