At a press conference held on October 2nd, the officials of the Taiwan-based company promised that both HTC One X and HTC One S will receive the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update in November.
The Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update of the owners of One S terminals is no where to be found, while the HTC One X only received the update on certain areas of the world, in countries like Singapore and Taiwan, among few others.
Well, as of today the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for HTC One X started to roll out globally. At least that’s what the tweets are suggesting, as the HTC One X users from all over the world are starting to upgrade their smartphones to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
The Android 4.1 Jelly Bean firmware update is currently available for CID_038 and CID_044 handsets from Russia, Great Britain, India, Argentina, Brazil, Peru and many other countries of the world.
The Android 4.1 Jelly Bean software update for HTC One X arrives OTA, but you can also trigger it manually, by going to Settings > About phone > Software updates > Check Now. You will initially receive a 1.6 MB file, then the main software Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update package, sized 364.54 MB.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for HTC One X brings a more fluid user interface, with faster screen orientation changes, an expandable notifications area, and better rendering in menus and interface. The battery life will also be improved, while the face unlock is more precise.
I remind you that HTC One X is a smartphone introduced in February 2012 at Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona and released in May 2012. It’s powered by a quad-core Tegra 3 chipset at 1.5 GHz with ULP GeForce GPU and 1 GB of RAM. HTC One X also sports 32 GB (26 GB user-available) of internal storage and an 8 megapixel sensor with autofocus, LED flash, and full HD video recording support.
In terms of connectivity it comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, microUSB 2.0 and 3.5 mm jack. HTC One X leaves the factory gates with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich on board, but you can now update it to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
Have you received the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update on your HTC One X? Please let us know in the comments section below.