Verizon's HTC One M9 finally gets Nougat

25 September 2017
Big Red is releasing the software many months after T-Mobile and AT&T.

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  • Anonymous

AnonD-703336, 26 Sep 2017Many thanks friends, if I really need help, I have searched... moreJust put the phone in airplane mode first, then change the modes, then connect to wifi do the update....switch modes to whichever you need later after the update if need be it is easy.

  • Anonymous

RickGH, 12 Oct 2017Happy to help! Hope you got it sorted out.Go in the call settings and you can switch from global to CDMA mode, and then download the update! Then switch to whatever mode you want when finished.

  • Ruthy

I'd appreciate anyone's help, cause it seems like HTC or Verizon can't assist me. I have an unlocked HTC One M9, but Verizon based. I've checked for the latest update for my phone, but it says "software update only work in CDMA mode", which doesn't work in my country (Guyana, South America). When I switch it, the network goes off. When it switches to Global network, it fails. So I installed the HTC Sync Manager and to my surprise, it has the latest update for my phone. The problem is that it won't download. I've tried uninstalling, reinstalling, switching cables, switching computers, nothing works. The download is stuck at 1% and won't go further. Efforts to locate the RUU file is a failure as well. Can someone please help me? What can I do? Or is there any other alternative to the upgrade? Please, I need help!

AnonD-703336, 04 Oct 2017 Many thanks! I appreciate the help! I'm going to download... moreHappy to help! Hope you got it sorted out.

  • AnonD-703336

RickGH, 04 Oct 2017Sorry, I’ve been away traveling for work. You basically don... more
Many thanks! I appreciate the help! I'm going to download the RRU for my smart phone, have a great day!

AnonD-703336, 27 Sep 2017 thank you very much!! by chance you know of some tutorial... moreSorry, I’ve been away traveling for work. You basically don’t need any tutorial if you you’re able to grab an RUU that has the .exe extension. The software would tell you what to do. So worry about finding the RUU

  • CJ

I personally don't like the update and I wish there was a way to undo it (aside from a reset). There are glitches in it. My glove mode, which I use often, no longer works and everytime I initiate a call, it starts with "call ended." I even found a misspelled word on a menu...Sometimes things should just be left alone.

  • Anonymous

Anonymous, 26 Sep 2017as usual, android users always behind.IOS is so much better cuz you can get those updates and increase the obsolescence of your phone sooner.

  • AnonD-703336

RickGH, 27 Sep 2017Just google Verizon HTC M9 Nougat RUU. Download the .exe fi... more
thank you very much!! by chance you know of some tutorial to follow to be able to update it that way?

AnonD-703336, 26 Sep 2017Many thanks friends, if I really need help, I have searched... moreJust google Verizon HTC M9 Nougat RUU. Download the .exe file to computer. Double click and follow the instructions to update your phone. Remember, it’d mostly likely wipe all contents off your phone, so do a backup!

  • AnonD-72449

It's really sad how all these updates have to be approved by so many different parties before reaching the public. A lot of people probably don't even remember what an HTC M9 is and it's barely getting Nougat lol. My preferred OS is by far Android but i think it's cool how Apple updates all their devices that came out in the last 3-4 years at the same time. I guess having complete control comes in handy..

  • AnonD-703336

Trump Fan 1980, 26 Sep 2017 I don't know off hand, but I am willing to help you figure... moreMany thanks friends, if I really need help, I have searched in many ways to update the nougat, I still continue with LOLIPOP, I am from El Salvador, but a familiar sent me this HTC from the United States, it is released and everything but I do not allow myself to update, it says to me that "The software update only works in CDMA" in the network settings I put that same but there is no such service here, and I can not find way to do it via Wifi, I tried through HTC Manager but not detect any updates ..

  • Shaik Mohin

What about HTC One X9 software update
Still running Mashmollow

  • .alpha

AnonD-424566, 26 Sep 2017But our phones (android) don't need over priced phones and ... moreOpen source don't mean bug free and no security hole. Besides, unless you are running Chinese AOSP ROM your Android is not open source.

  • shyam

My HTC One X9 is still running on marshmallow..😭😭😭😭😭

  • AnonD-424566

Anonymous, 26 Sep 2017as usual, android users always behind.But our phones (android) don't need over priced phones and updates like apple,you got to remember android is an open sorce,Chinese can deliver phones at a bargain price with fewer updates,why do ppl update ? Because it's there that's why,don't fix it if it's not broken !

  • Anonymous

This shows how ridiculous this whole update process on Android is.

  • Kangal

....this is one of the reasons Apple can charge so much for their phones.

They actually deliver a high-standard of support to their products.
And this isn't just the OS, but Applications, hardware, accessory, and customer care as well.
Such a shame, HTC, you were everybody's favourite in 2008-2012.

(O2 XDA, O2 XDA II, O2 Atom, HTC TyTNII, HTC TouchPro, HTC TouchPro 2, HTC G1, HTC Legend, HTC Desire Z, HTC Nexus One, HTC EVO 4G, HTC One X)

  • Anonymous

as usual, android users always behind.

AnonD-703336, 26 Sep 2017 I have a HTC M9 but the problem is that it does not let m... moreHi. Yesterday i do update, from 5 to 6android.. Via computer. You may first downloat software fron htc site about 141mb.. After that connect htc and computer via usb.. And from comp.. not hard do update..