Update: As per our prediction, HTC has now rolled out lollipop update for HTC Desire 816. The update is of around 838 MB, so better connect to Wifi to update. In the mean time, Subscribe to our blog to get the latest news about your desire 816. We will be reviewing the new features of the lollipop update very soon, so stay tuned.
HTC Desire 816, the 5.5 inch phablet from HTC gave almost a new life to the Taiwan based company. With a good hardware configuration and refreshing HTC Sense UI, it won the hearts of customer and went on to became the best smartphone of the year.
Since its launch, HTC Desire 816 users have been waiting for the Android 5.0 lollipop update for their smartphone. However, till now, there wasn’t any official confirmation on when the updates will be rolled out. A few days earlier, leaked images have revealed the update schedule of lollipop for HTC users, but the credibility of the source wasn’t verified.
HTC Desire 816 lollipop Update
But, now there is a good news for the HTC Desire 816 users. A senior HTC custom ROM developer @LlabTooFeR, recently came forward and tweeted that the owners of Desire 816 will get Android 5.0 Lollipop update most probably by next month. Here is the tweet:
Some news for Desire 816 users. You will get Android 5.0.2 update next month.
— LlabTooFeR (@LlabTooFeR) March 23, 2015
The Android 5.0 lollipop update will bring tons of new and improved features. Also it is expected to increase the battery life of the Desire 816, which according to the users is an issue with the device.
The upate will bring lots of changes in the UI of the device. However their is no confirmation yet about whether the lollipop update will come with HTC Sense 7. We will update here as soon as we get more details. In the mean time, you can subscribe to our blog so that you don’t miss out important updates.
Are you waiting for the lollipop update for your HTC Desire 816? What issues would you like the update to solve? Do let us know in the comments section below.