May 28 AT 12:05 PM Alex Wagner 14 Comments

HTC One (M7) Sense 6 update confirmed by Sprint, Verizon

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Hey HTC One (M7) owners on Sprint and Verizon! How would you like a mid-week pick-me-up to help you over the hump that is Wednesday? Sprint and Verizon are happy to oblige, as they’ve announced the Sense 6 updates for their respective versions of the One (M7).

Both updates bring HTC’s One (M7) to the newest version of the Sense user interface and also include several other goodies. The Sprint One (M7)’s changelog is as follows:

HTC One Software Update – 5.03.651.3

Enhancements/Fixes

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

Once installed, the Sprint One (M7) will be on software version 5.03.651.3. The update is available for manual pull today and can be grabbed by heading into Settings > System updates > HTC software update > Check now. The over the air push will begin on June 3.

And the changelog for the Verizon One (M7)’s update:

Software Version 4.10.605.3; Baseband: 1.13.41.0421
HTC BLINKFEEDâ„¢

  • ‘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

Verizon doesn’t say when its One (M7) update will roll out, but if you’d like to check for it manually, you can do so by going into Settings > Phone Update > Check for Update > Download Now.

Via: Android Central
Sources: Sprint, Verizon Wireless

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  • Ethan

    My Verizon M7 just got the update. It now feels very similar to my M8 just without gesture controls.

    • liz

      Ehtan how do u feel about the htc one m7 camera or don’t use it much? Don’t really care about night pics.

    • Sakher

      Hey Ethan i’m not getting the update on my sprint m7
      Can u tell me how to check for.the updates

  • Ozzy

    I have Sprint, and I checked for my update, but have not yet received anything. Wonder whats going on with my phone…

    • VINCENT ROMERO

      I just checked too. It’s not available yet.

  • Chase

    I have Verizon and I am not sure if my phone is having trouble updating or what. I downloaded the update and it reset and went to the dark screen that shows a phone and says “receiving update from Verizon wireless”, but after about 30 secs it goes completely black and nothing helps! :[

    • Chase

      and nothing happens!*

    • Samuel

      try holding power and volume down button at the same time for like 20 seconds

  • Tricia

    Sprint M7, been trying to pull manually all day since Sprint announced on their support page it could be grabbed manually. Nothing yet.

  • Chris

    Verizon HTC M7 update is available (~640mb). Had to manually check for update, but it is there.

  • ken

    Verizon. Updated today. Went really good.

  • branden

    Worst update I’ve ever had. So many problems it isn’t funny. I’m trying to figure out how to uninstall and go back to the previous update

  • Anon

    AT&T has also released the update as well.

  1. EthanGuest 12 months ago

    My Verizon M7 just got the update. It now feels very similar to my M8 just without gesture controls.

    • lizGuest 12 months ago

      Ehtan how do u feel about the htc one m7 camera or don’t use it much? Don’t really care about night pics.

    • SakherGuest 11 months ago

      Hey Ethan i’m not getting the update on my sprint m7
      Can u tell me how to check for.the updates

  2. OzzyGuest 12 months ago

    I have Sprint, and I checked for my update, but have not yet received anything. Wonder whats going on with my phone…

    • VINCENT ROMEROGuest 12 months ago

      I just checked too. It’s not available yet.

  3. ChaseGuest 12 months ago

    I have Verizon and I am not sure if my phone is having trouble updating or what. I downloaded the update and it reset and went to the dark screen that shows a phone and says “receiving update from Verizon wireless”, but after about 30 secs it goes completely black and nothing helps! :[

    • ChaseGuest 12 months ago

      and nothing happens!*

    • SamuelGuest 12 months ago

      try holding power and volume down button at the same time for like 20 seconds

  4. TriciaGuest 12 months ago

    Sprint M7, been trying to pull manually all day since Sprint announced on their support page it could be grabbed manually. Nothing yet.

  5. ChrisGuest 12 months ago

    Verizon HTC M7 update is available (~640mb). Had to manually check for update, but it is there.

  6. kenGuest 12 months ago

    Verizon. Updated today. Went really good.

  7. brandenGuest 12 months ago

    Worst update I’ve ever had. So many problems it isn’t funny. I’m trying to figure out how to uninstall and go back to the previous update

  8. AnonGuest 12 months ago

    AT&T has also released the update as well.