All AT&T HTC One 8 users should be happy now because of that their devices will receive the new Android 4.4.2 update. The new update is expected to come with the highly-anticipated Extreme Power Saving Model.
As you probably know that when the One M8 device from HTC was launched the company’s officially said that the new device will be able to receive the specified Extreme Power Saving Mode feature as a software update.
Now the new feature is released for the AT&T HTC One M8 devices, about a month after the same update was rolled out for the Sprint model.
Moreover the HTC One M8 device sold on the European market came with this feature pre-loaded.
For our readers who don’t know what Extreme Power Saving Mode feature is? Well once this feature is enabled the HTC One M8 device will only consume 1 % of battery life every three hours, allowing the device to run the HTC One M8 device 40 % longer.
A similar feature like that is also presented in the Galaxy S5 device called Ultra Power Saving Mode that allow the Samsung device to run for 24 h with only 10 % battery left.
The new Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for AT&T HTC One M8 device will be released by using the Over-the-Air method and it is pushed out with a fix for an existent bug that was preventing users to use totally free 50 GB of Google Drive cloud storage and in addition it comes with more effects for the device’s camera.
As you probably know that the new Android 4.4.2 KitKat OTA update for HTC One M8 device from AT&T is being rolled out in stages, that’s meaning that some of users might not be able to download and install the same right away.
The new OTA firmware file will be automatically pushed on your HTC One M8 device such as a system update message in the device notification area.
All that you need to do is that, tap on it and then follow the on-screen instructions. Alternatively, you can manually check under the following path: Settings > About phone > Software updates > Check now.
Did you receive any update for your AT&T HTC One M8?