Software versions & updates: HTC Flyer

Learn how to check the software version and update the HTC Flyer. Find out more on this page:

 

Understanding the software version

How tos

 

 

Understanding the software version

Beginning January 23, an optional Honeycomb update for the T-Mobile HTC Flyer will be available to download. The Android 3.2.1 OS will include new enhancements and important security updates for HTC devices.

 

You can update in two ways:

  • Over the air (OTA) update
  • Manual download

 

Current Software Version
Update Status

Android version 3.2.1 / Software version 3.58.531.2 CL209439

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

Android version 2.3.4 / Software version 2.25.531.2

  1. Beginning January 23, follow the steps below to Download update from HTC.
  2. If you have problems downloading, wait for the OTA to complete.
Other versions

T-Mobile and HTC 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 3.2.1 / Software version 3.58.531.2 CL209439 - Current version

Features

 

  • Resizable Home screen Widgets
  • Notifications window
  • Quick Contacts home screen
  • Pointer Device Support (Android supports pointer devices, which includes mice, trackpads and trackballs)

 

Improvements

 

  • Improved and resizable app widgets
  • Improved browsing experience
  • Gmail/Mail Layout
  • Improved Pen experience
  • Notifications improvements (clock/date/individually closable notifications)
  • New improved user interface
  • Home screens
  • Holographic UI
  • The System Bar
  • Multitasking and recent applications
  • New keyboard
  • Home/Menu/Back buttons moved onscreen
  • Search Integration on every page (now in top menu since there is no search hard-key)
  • Overall better large-format screen support (maximized use of screen size)

 

 

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How tos

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. Scroll to and tap About tablet.
  4. Tap Software information.
  5. View the Software number number.

 

 

Download update from HTC

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 HTC software updates.
  5. Touch Check now.
  6. Follow the on-screen prompts.
  7. Wait as your tablet restarts and updates to Android 3.2.1.

 

 

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. From the message Notifications screen, touch Download.
  2. Select Install Now.
  3. Wait as your tablet restarts and updates to Android version Android 3.2.1.

 

 

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