HTC 10 Now Receiving September Security Patch With Blueborne Fix

The recently discovered BlueBorne vulnerability is on top threat worldwide and to overcome the growing threat, almost all the smartphone manufacturers are rolling out the latest security updates for their devices. The HTC has also joined the club with providing the latest September Security patch for its flagship device, the HTC 10 (Unlocked) in the US.


The update will be rolling out as an OTA update which will bump the software number to 2.51.617.21. The update will bring the Android security patch level to September 1, 2017, along with a fix for the BlueBorne vulnerability. As the update is rolling out as an OTA, the pop-up notification will be sent to the respective devices but just in case if you have not received the notification yet, you can head to the Settings options where you can check for the update manually. The phone should be at least 60% charged to avoid any problem while updating the device.

Specifications of HTC 10:

Recalling the specifications of the device, the phone features a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 pixels by 2560 pixels at a PPI of 564 pixels per inch and is powered by 1.6GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor paired with 4GB of RAM. The smartphone is tipped with 32GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 200GB via a microSD card. For the photography part, the phone boasts a 12-Ultrapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel sensor on the front panel for selfies and video-calling.

The HTC 10 runs Android 6, moreover, the phone is also in news for getting the recently launched Oreo update soon. HTC 10 is juiced up by a 3000mAhnon-removable battery. Dimension-wise, it comes in 145.90 x 71.90 x 9.00 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 161.00 grams.

The connectivity options on board are Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India) with sensors such as Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.



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