HTC U11 Life has now began receiving its Android 9.0 Pie replace. The most recent software program replace is reportedly rolling out over-the-air (OTA) in Europe based on some customers. It notably comes a very long time after the US variant of the HTC U11 Life acquired an Android Oreo replace. The worldwide variant of the HTC U11 Life is part of Google’s Android One programme that’s designed to ship speedier software program updates with inventory expertise. Nevertheless, its US variant debuted with HTC’s Sense UI.
As reported by multiple users on Twitter, the HTC U11 Life has began receiving Android 9.0 Pie replace in some components of Europe. The replace is outwardly reaching the worldwide HTC U11 Life models which can be below the Android One programme. Furthermore, the screenshots shared by the customers reveal that the replace brings the October Android safety patch. It is usually discovered to be 720.3MB in dimension.
To recall, the HTC U11 Life was launched alongside the HTC U11+ again in November final yr. The handset initially arrived within the US with Android Nougat, whereas its world variant was launched on the similar time with Android 8.0 Oreo – backed by Android One initiative. Additionally, the US variant received an update to Android 8.0 Oreo in December, simply days after its debut with a price ticket of $349 (roughly Rs. 24,300).
It’s price noting right here that the HTC U11 Life is a part of the range that was introduced to obtain Android Pie again in August. The opposite fashions within the vary embrace the HTC U12+, U11+, and U11. Earlier this month, it was additionally reported that whereas the Taiwanese smartphone maker is dealing with losses for a very long time, the corporate is about to launch new fashions someday within the year-end 2018 and early 2019. The corporate can be stated to have plans to launch the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant of the HTC U12 Life subsequent month.
HTC U11 Life specs
The HTC U11 Life includes a 5.2-inch full-HD Tremendous LCD panel that has Corning Gorilla Glass safety. Below the hood, it’s powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, coupled with 3GB and 4GB RAM choices and 32GB in addition to 64GB storage choices. The smartphone has a 16-megapixel PDAF digital camera on the again together with an f/2.0 aperture. For selfies, there’s a 16-megapixel sensor on the entrance.
HTC has supplied a 2,600mAh battery with QuickCharge 3.0 assist. In addition to, the IP67-rated HTC U11 Life measures 149×72.9×8.1mm and weighs 142 grams.