Finally after a long wait, Sprint started rolling out official Android 7.0 Nougat update for it’s HTC One A9. The build number is updated to version 2.18.651.2, rolling out via OTA for the users HTC One A9 users bonded with Sprint and weighs about 1.16GB. If you are one of those users then the OTA is going to hit your device anytime soon. The unlocked variant of HTC One A9 has already tasted the stock Nougat update in mid January, Sprint is late but it is better to be late then never.
The device was running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow so it’s major update bringing the latest version of Android to HTC One A9. The update comes with multiple new features and improvements in over all firmware, if you are eagerly waiting for the OTA just head to Settings > About device > Software updates. You need to have working intenet connection to download the firmware and phone’s battery should be charged 60%.
The Android 7.0 Nougat 2.18.651.2 firmware for Sprint HTC One A9 also brings latest security patch and some other minor improvements like, redesigned Settings, notification shade and various tweaks in the firmware. If your device is rooted then you need to manually flash the Nougat 2.18.651.2 RUU on HTC One A9.
HTC One A9 is a powerful device carries decent specifications capable of running Android 7.0 Nougat updates smoothly. The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor clocked at 1.5GHz along 3GB of RAM on board, greater battery life with a 2150mAh battery and higher LTE connectivity