Software update: T-Mobile myTouch Q by Huawei

Learn how to check the software version and update the T-Mobile myTouch Q. Find out more on this page:

 

Understanding the software version

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Understanding the software version

Software versions

 

Current Software Version
Update Status

C85B845

This software version is current. Your device software is up to date.

C85B839SP03

C85B837SP01

A software update is available.

Other versions

T-Mobile will not send you a software update.

 

Devices with non-T-Mobile software versions are out of warranty and do not receive updates.

 

 

Software versions

 

Android version 2.3.6 / Build number C85B845 (Current)

Android version 2.3.6 / Build number C85B839SP03

  • Version
    • Android version 2.3.6 / Build number C85B839SP03
    • Kernel version:  2.6.35.7
    • Baseband:  404026
    • Released 9/18/2012
  • Features
    • The ability to opt out of Carrier IQ has been added to the device
    • Compose Icon added to Email Application
    • Camera has been optimized to realize full 5.0 Mega Pixel resolution
    • Additional bug fixes related to call functions
  • Prerequisites
    • Android version 2.3.6 / Build number U8730V100R001C85B837SP01

Android version 2.3.6 / Build number U8730V100R001C85B837SP01

  • Version
    • Android version 2.3.6 / Build number U8730V100R001C85B837SP01
    • Kernel version:  2.6.35.7-perf android@localhost#1
    • Baseband:  404026
    • Released 8/8/2012
  • Features
    • Advanced Genius Button searches the Web, Yelp, Wikipedia,  Maps, ESPN and more.
    • Enhanced App Drawer with search functionality shows recently  used apps at the top.
    • Simple Setup provides quick email and social networking account  setup at startup.
    • A customer Android widget helps consumers learn the  navigation at startup and a tutorials app helps them learn more about the  phone’s features.
    • Dedicated camera button with simple picture taking UI.
  • Prerequisites
    • Original software

 

 

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How to's

Check software version

To check the current software version, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap About phone.
  4. View Build number.

 

 

Download update from [OEM]

You can check for updates and request to download the update from the [OEM] servers. To check for updates and download, follow these steps:


  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch About phone.
  4. Touch Software Update.
  5. Note:
  6. If the Software has been pushed to your phone, you will receive prompts to download. If it has not, you will receive a 'No Firmware' message.
  7. Follow the on-screen prompts.
  8. Wait as your phone restarts and updates to Android version 2.3.6 / Build number C85B845.

 

 

Over the Air (OTA) update

After receiving a notification that you received the OTA update, you may download it. To download, follow these steps:


  1. You will receive a notification message when the update is available for you.
  2. From the message Notification Screen, touch Download.
  3. Touch Install Now.
  4. Wait as your phone restarts and updates to Android version 2.3.6 / Build number C85B845.

 

 

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