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Android 4.4.2 arrives on Sprint's HTC One, download the update now

Sprint becomes first major carrier to release Android 4.4 for the HTC One, download is available now.

@CharlesJGantt
Published Sat, Feb 1 2014 8:08 PM CST   |   Updated Mon, Oct 19 2020 8:15 PM CDT

After a few long months of waiting, Sprint customers who own the HTC One will be quite happy to hear that the company has just released the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update. In fact, I got the notification on my HTC One about 15 minutes ago to download the 535MB package.

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The update took me about 8 minutes total to download and install over Wi-Fi, but it appears that not all HTC One owners are receiving the update notification. Most users will need to manually check for updates in their phone's system update menu. My HTC One feels much faster despite being quite speeding on 4.3 and 4.2., and with this update, Sprint becomes the first carrier to release KitKat to the HTC One in the US.

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A web developer by day, Charles comes to TweakTown after a short break from the Tech Journalism world. Formerly the Editor in Chief at TheBestCaseScenario, he now writes Maker and DIY content. Charles is a self proclaimed Maker of Things and is a major supporter of the Maker movement. In his free time, Charles likes to build just about anything, with past projects ranging from custom PC cooling control systems to 3D printers. Other expensive addictions include Photography, Astronomy and Home Automation.

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