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  Reply # 939116 22-Nov-2013 15:38 Send private message quote this post

It sounds like VF AU customers are getting the 4.3 update, since it is the same as the TNZ and VFNZ software, people here should be getting it any time now.




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  Reply # 939267 22-Nov-2013 20:16 Send private message quote this post

Just got notification of the android 4.3 sense 5.5 update! Had to do a small (600kb) update to prepare the phone. Will be installing as soon as I get home! fyi I'm on Vodafone.

Excellent job HTC.

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  Reply # 939270 22-Nov-2013 20:28 Send private message quote this post

Just got the notification for Telecom handset here!





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  Reply # 939272 22-Nov-2013 20:28 Send private message quote this post

my VF HTC One is updating now to 4.3.




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  Reply # 939284 22-Nov-2013 20:53 Send private message quote this post

Excellent, time to put restore my 4.2 backup and get the OTA. I'll make a flashable file of 4.3 then for anyone that may need it.




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  Reply # 939312 22-Nov-2013 22:20 Send private message quote this post

Very nice, updating my phone now! 6months before we see 4.4 im guessing?

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Reply # 939324 22-Nov-2013 22:32 Send private message quote this post

Now actually installing . 2 hours 10 minutes to download update over wifi.  Longest ever. My Windows 8 to 8.1 was only 30 minutes download and install




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  Reply # 939327 22-Nov-2013 22:52 Send private message quote this post

Mines done. 45 Minutes over Wifi and then a reboot. Poking around in it now. Won't get a good idea of battery life and usability changes until tomorrow but I'm looking forward to seeing what's there!

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  Reply # 939359 23-Nov-2013 00:59 Send private message quote this post

Hurrah! I got alerted of the HTC One Android 4.3 update right now! cant wait! mainly because of the fact I really want TRIM :)

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  Reply # 939364 23-Nov-2013 02:51 Send private message quote this post

Battery life is considerably better on 4.3 which is fairly consistent for all devices going from 4.2.2 > 4.3.

I'm pretty sure HTC were targeting Jan for the KitKat carrier edtions release.




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  Reply # 939387 23-Nov-2013 08:39 Send private message quote this post

bradstewart: Battery life is considerably better on 4.3 which is fairly consistent for all devices going from 4.2.2 > 4.3.

I'm pretty sure HTC were targeting Jan for the KitKat carrier edtions release.


It has to be. I just disabled that damn HTC Sense that I never used and probably used spare CPU...





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  Reply # 939405 23-Nov-2013 09:51 Send private message quote this post

Still no sign of 4.4 GPe, there must have been some bugs...

I wonder if GPe will get the Nexus 5 Launcher, since the new launcher is actually not part of the Android open source program (or whatever it's called), and is closed source. The Moto X didn't get a new launcher with update I don't believe.

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  Reply # 939411 23-Nov-2013 10:03 Send private message quote this post

There sure were some bugs apparently - Google has to pull the nexus 4 OTA update at the last minute, for example, and apparently there is still a bug that breaks email integration with MS Exchange.

I haven't checked the issue register myself, that's just what I read...



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  Reply # 939446 23-Nov-2013 11:54 Send private message quote this post

Glad to see my update isnt slower than anybody elses! Another 45 minutes looking at the snails pace on the progress bar. Still its a lovely sunny Saturday while I wait...
Anybody with a Telecom sourced handset and SIM able to confirm that this also enables 4G?




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