The long waited update has arrived to the HTC One Developer Edition on September 26th. The update also comes with the latest Sense 5 user interface. Getting Android 4.3 made lots of users happy, as the update has been promised quite a while ago. It seems that HTC hasn’t forgotten about its promise, although HTC One users might have given up on it. The HTC One Developer Edition is the first HTC smartphone who will receive Android 4.3 with Sense 5, then it’s going to be followed by the regular HTC One.
The HTC One Developer Edition costs $650 and has an all-aluminum body. It also comes with dual front-facing audio speakers powered by HTC BoomSound.
As our source states, the HTC One runs on a previous generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 with clock speeds of 1.7 GHz, 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage (the Developer Edition has 64GB of internal memory). It has a 4.7-inch display which supports a resolution of 1080×1920 and has a 4 megapixel rear camera that is capable of recording 1080p videos. The UltraPixel Camera captures up to 20 photos to create a 3-second highlight video. The smartphone also works as a TV remote and has an unlocked bootloader. The device was launched running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
In order to instal the update, you’ll need 564.04MB of free space. The device comes with a 2300 mAh battery, is NFC capable, supports WiFi and LTE. The Android 4.3 OS update brings a restricted profiles feature which can be used to limit access to apps and content, Bluetooth Smart Ready, Built-in security protection, Expandable, actionable notifications, Location detection through Wi-Fi, Easier text input and many more. Check out your updates and get your Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Devices from different parts of the world might be getting the update later on, but it’s just a matter of days.