Sprint’s HTC One M8 starts receiving Marshmallow update

The HTC One M8 recently received the Android Marshmallow update in the UK. Now, the Sprint bound One M8 is receiving the Marshmallow update.


Mo Versi, VP of Product Management at HTC, shared the news through his Twitter handle. His tweet read “Sprint HTC One M8 / M8 HK Owners! Great news, we have received technical approval on the Marshmallow OS update! OTA will start tonight! Thx!“. The owners of Sprint’s HTC One M8 and also the One M8 Harman Kardon special edition will be receiving the Marshmallow update over-the-air (OTA).


When asked by a user in the comment about the Marshmallow update for Sprint’s One M9, Versi replied “looking at next week“. So, the HTC One M9 users on Sprint can expect a roll out of the Marshmallow update for their devices sometime next week. Whereas the owners of M9 on AT&T will have to wait more as Versi said “We’re still a couple weeks out for AT&T. Will advise once we’re closer. Thanks.

HTC One M8 specifications:

  • CPU: 2.3GHz Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor
  • RAM: 2GB
  • GPU: Adreno 330
  • Operating System: Android 5.0 Lollipop (Marshmallow rolling out)
  • Display: 5-inch Full-HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) LCD display with Gorilla Glass 3
  • Rear Camera: Dual 4MP (ultra-pixel) with dual-LED flash
  • Front Camera: 5MP
  • Internal Storage: 16/32GB
  • External Storage: Expandable up to 128GB via microSD card
  • Connectivity: microUSB v2.0, GPS, FM Radio, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
  • Color: Gunmetal Gray, Amber Gold, Glacial Silver
  • Battery: 2600mAh

Just in case you don’t see any notification about the update, check for it manually.

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