Android 7.0 update rolling out now for Sprint's HTC 10

Sprint subscribers with the HTC 10 are starting to receive the update to Android 7.0. The new software version  (2.42.651.6) weighs in at 1.3GB and is being pushed out OTA. If you receive the notification for your Sprint branded HTC 10, make sure that you are connected to a Wi-Fi network before starting the updating process. In addition, your battery should be charged to 100% before you begin downloading and installing Android 7.0.

The update includes features such as multi-screen, which allows you to use two apps side-by-side at the same time. There is the enhanced version of Doze, which helps extend standby time by shutting down apps when the handset is not in use. Also, the update adds the latest emoji thanks to the inclusion of Unicode 9.0. With the update, you can customize Quick Settings and send a Reply through Notifications. With seamless updates, the latest build of Android loads in the background and loads automatically the first time you boot up your phone. Besides Android 7.0, the update includes some system enhancements.

Lastly, we should point out that the update is being sent out on a staggered basis. That means that your neighbor's HTC 10 might receive Android 7.0 today while your phone is still stuck on Marshmallow. If you do not receive the notification today, there is no need to call Sprint and start yelling. Simply be patient and before you know it, your handset will be rocking Android 7.0.

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7 Comments

1. Eclectech

Posts: 346; Member since: May 01, 2013

...or you can go to Settings > System Updates > HTC software update > check for updates ...and get the update now. In any case, this is long overdue. Finally tho. My next phone has to be an unlocked phone sheesh

2. libra89

Posts: 2271; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Better late than never.

3. FlySheikh

Posts: 444; Member since: Oct 02, 2015

One of my favorite devices.

4. hungpakto

Posts: 48; Member since: Sep 30, 2016

HTC, Help This Company

5. killer7D

Posts: 550; Member since: Sep 18, 2014

Nougat update for htc 10 is a success!

6. cwest2111

Posts: 9; Member since: Aug 01, 2012

I sent this in :)

7. aleant36

Posts: 71; Member since: Feb 03, 2015

I'm waiting on Verizon to push it out

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