Sprint and Verizon HTC One M7 Sense 6 Updates Incoming

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Sprint and Verizon customers rocking the HTC One M7 are in for a treat today as both carriers have announced an update which brings with it Sense 6 as well some tweaks and fixes. Sprint’s update is available for manual download as we speak, pushing out OTA on June 3rd. We’re still lacking a timetable for Verizon’s rollout. Shouldn’t be too long, but you never know with Big Red.

To download the update manually on your Sprint HTC One M7 head to Settings > System updates > HTC software update > Check now on your device and begin the fun! As always, make sure you have plenty of battery and are connected to WiFi.

Check out the changelogs below for a better look at what to expect from this update.

          Sprint

HTC One Software Update – 5.03.651.3

Enhancements/Fixes

  • Update to HTC Sense 6
  • Updated BlinkFeed
  • Updated Camera Gallery
  • Updated TV App

HTC BLINKFEED™

  • ‘Add Content’ and ‘Remove Content’ options are available
    • Add Content landing page groups all categories on one screen
    • Drop Down box enables quick content changes
  • New design delivers continuous scrolling
  • Supports social sites like Twitter and Foursquare restaurant recommendations

UI DESIGN

  • Vivid color palette, strong content/scale, emotive typography and Applications

GALLERY UI

  • Simplified with Timeline, Albums and Locations
  • Video highlights available at the top of each section

CAMERA UI

  • The Camera Application now offers:
    • New button to access preloaded Camera choices
    • Create custom Camera Settings with updated Menu options

HOMESCREEN

  • Change Homescreen wallpaper without going through Settings:
  • Add widgets, apps and shortcuts:
  • Remove screens and set new homescreen
Verizon

Software Version 4.10.605.3; Baseband: 1.13.41.0421
HTC BLINKFEED™

  • ‘Add Content’ and ‘Remove Content’ options are available
  1. Add Content landing page groups all categories on one screen
  2. Drop Down box enables quick content changes 
  • New design delivers continuous scrolling 
  • Supports social sites like Twitter and Foursquare restaurant recommendations 

UI DESIGN

  • Vivid color palette, strong content/scale, emotive typography and Applications

GALLERY UI

  • Simplified with Timeline, Albums and Locations 
  • Video highlights available at the top of each section 

CAMERA UI

  • The Camera Application now offers:
  1. New button to access preloaded Camera choices
  2. Create custom Camera Settings with updated Menu options

HOMESCREEN

  • Change Homescreen wallpaper without going through Settings:
  • Add widgets, apps and shortcuts:
  • Remove screens and set new homescreen

IMPROVEMENTS HAVE BEEN MADE:

  • Wi-Fi connectivity

UPGRADES HAVE BEEN MADE:

  • SSO client updated to v3.1.19
  • Audible app updated to v1.5.4 (KitKat fixes)

APPS ARE NOW PRE-LOADED:

  • Emergency Alerts

ISSUES HAVE BEEN RESOLVED:

  • Resolution for the device not able to power ON in rare scenarios
  • Vcard sent from People App communicates properly
  • ISIS Wallet Payment operates properly after performed update

There’s no telling when Verizon will begin rolling out the update, but if you’re impatient you can always head to Settings > Phone Update > Check for Update > Download Now and see if anything’s there for ya. We’ll keep you updated.
Via: Android and Me , Verizon , Sprint

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