HTC officially confirms Jelly Bean update plans for HTC One X, One XL and One S

HTC officially confirms Jelly Bean update plans for HTC One X, One XL and One S
Just a couple of days ago we saw the HTC One XL and One S appear on Australian carrier Telus’s list of devices waiting for Jelly Bean, and now HTC itself has confirmed its good intention to update the top devices from its One series to Android 4.1. 

The HTC One X, One XL and One S are all promised Jelly Bean but with no specific date, just sometime in the future.



Sadly, the lower-end HTC One V is out of that list, so the few-month old, affordable handset is left stuck with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

source: HTC via TheVerge

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One X
  • Display 4.7" 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor NVIDIA Tegra 3 T30, Quad-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 1800 mAh
One S
  • Display 4.3" 540 x 960 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus, Dual-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB
  • Battery 1650 mAh(7.00h talk time)

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23 Comments

1. wendygarett unregistered

htc you better give oneV an update otherwise I will never loyal to your product anymore. I will never entertain the excuses like single core 512MB or something like that, it just a minor update so you better be do it RIGHT NOW!!!

5. neutralguy

Posts: 1152; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

Ohh sorry for that master. We will! we will update your one V. and for that just YOUR one v will get the JB. Please, stay loyal to us. -htc. huh.

7. vladd100

Posts: 56; Member since: Jul 12, 2012

Hahahaha,you bought the cheapest and lowest one ,,and you expect a major update..???hahahahah

11. bobfreking55

Posts: 866; Member since: Jul 15, 2011

i dont think it matters. even the Nexus S gets updates at that hardware. the UI and manufacturer's fault. if not, carrier.

9. Ohrules

Posts: 327; Member since: Jun 11, 2012

just wait for support from XDA!

13. darkskoliro

Posts: 1092; Member since: May 07, 2012

f**k you wendy stop trolling. always posting bullsht -.-

2. pokharkarsaga

Posts: 553; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

android 4.1 can run smoothly even on 128 mb ram and 800 mhz cpu as it has Vsync feature that allows triple buffering.so it depends on OEM's laziness or OEM's business after all.

6. MeoCao unregistered

We are left wondering why project Butter came so late.

14. darkskoliro

Posts: 1092; Member since: May 07, 2012

you have any confirmation? if so i wanna try jb on a low end device, sick of 2.3.6 haha

16. neutralguy

Posts: 1152; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

are you sure about this? 128 mb ram? 800Mhz cpu? and will run smoothly? HOW?

3. Tsepz_GP

Posts: 1176; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

There's a reason why they said: " Please stay tuned for more updates regarding device upgrades, timing and other details about HTC and Jelly Bean.” HTC did the same with ICS, they 1st announced that their high ends would get it then later added more devices, this is how it works, latest and greatest get 1st preference. Ofcourse, many idiots will ignore that part and complain. :) ah well.

4. FrostyDanny

Posts: 90; Member since: Jul 15, 2012

When is the Galaxy S3 getting Jelly Bean?

8. Mitchel

Posts: 228; Member since: May 25, 2012

August 31, 2012.. The same exact date Note 2 will be introduced.. -unknown source lol.

10. andro.

Posts: 1999; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

The HTC one v is a fairly entry level phone from HTC,but comes with ics out of the box unlike alot of flagships phones as well as having the very current top level of HTC sense. For a phone of this price its extremely good and has decent specs,and where stocks last still comes bundled with ibeats headsets,what more could you ask for?! The certainly looks like Victor here in his last line or two of the article is portraying a very IOS view of 'android is fragmented'

12. kamil

Posts: 118; Member since: Feb 07, 2012

i hope the htc sense 4.X is going to be smoother than the current sense UI since project butter it is one of jelly bean's main features.

15. pokerc

Posts: 60; Member since: May 24, 2012

What about the evo 4g lte?

21. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

EVO 4G LTE = One X.

17. e.wvu unregistered

Expect the update by the early of next year.

18. tanim

Posts: 17; Member since: Jun 27, 2012

What about my G1... Guys stop trolling. Get a job and Buy BETTER Phones...... Period

19. ImHungry

Posts: 17; Member since: Jun 25, 2012

if you want a low end phone that you know would get jelly bean, you should have got the nexus s.

20. gwuhua1984

Posts: 1237; Member since: Mar 06, 2012

Now that's some good news!

22. savien808

Posts: 59; Member since: Aug 27, 2011

i wonder if my htc sensation will be updated...

23. preet27in

Posts: 173; Member since: Jul 07, 2012

woaaa. i own THE ONE X. happy about it. jb s gna make my gadget flyyy..... thanx htc.......

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