Dec 05 AT 9:26 AM Alex Wagner 8 Comments

HTC One (M8) GPe, One (M7) GPe getting Android 5.0.1 right now

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Not only was HTC not kidding when it said that the HTC One Google Play edition Lollipop updates would begin today, but the updates are actually starting earlier than expected!

Both the HTC One (M8) GPe and One (M7) GPe are now receiving their updates to Lollipop. What’s notable is that these updates are bumping the devices to Android 5.0.1, which was just released to AOSP a few days ago.

These updates may be rolling out a couple of weeks later than originally anticipated, but I’m betting that anyone rocking an HTC One (M8) GPe or One (M7) GPe are pretty pleased to be some of the first to get Android 5.0.1 pushed to them.

Have you gotten Android 5.0.1 on your One (M8) GPe or One (M7) GPe yet?

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Via: @moversi

Sources: @Ethan__j99, @pali7x

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  • Juan

    No love for the M7 Dev Edition? :(

  • Nwemo

    I’ve got the HTC M8 it’s just updated but still saying it’s 4.4.4 KitKat :(

  • SGB101

    this is great news, but it sometimes i think id rather not know its coming, and have it be a surprise, as its killing me waiting. Refresh refresh refresh FFS!!! where are you? ;o)

  • elijahblake

    Anyone with an AT&T m8 converted to GPE let us know if you get the OTA please!!!

    • elijahblake

      I just got the OTA on my converted GPE M8. Update went smooth may have to put a SIM in this phone and give it a try now.

  • Roselyn Donnell

    What about us with a regular M8? :-( LOL!

  • Anon
  • Rock

    HTC M9 is coming…..Source :http://newmobilereview.com/