Beginning December 20, T-Mobile will start an over-the-air (OTA) update for the T-Mobile myTouch 4G®. This update is to Android 2.3.4/Software version 2.19.531.1. The OTA roll-out will complete by January 23.
This update is only available as an over the air (OTA) update, and has no manual download option.
Note: The timeline for receiving the update cannot be expedited. T-Mobile will be unable to manually push the software to customers who ask to receive it.
New Features & Improvements
The update provides the following improvements.
- Google security update
- New version of Swype
- Additional Software Improvements
Download Over the Air (OTA) software update
After receiving a notification that you received the OTA update, you may download it. To download, follow these steps:
- You will receive this notification message when the update is available for you:
"This software update includes new enhancements and an important security update for your HTC myTouch 4G. It won’t delete any of your content, but you will be unable to use your device or make emergency calls for the duration of the install. The update is expected to take 10 to 15 minutes, but could take longer."
- From the message Notification Screen, touch Download.
- Touch Install Now.
- Wait as your phone restarts and updates to Android 2.3.4 / Software version 2.19.531.1.