Sprint HTC 10 Receive July and August Android Security Patch Update (RUU 1.80.651.6)

Sprint HTC 10 is getting a new OTA update that will move up the build version to 1.80.651.6 from previous released build 1.80.651.6. Yeah, its much likely similar and not much new as this build seems only got some minor revision. But according to Sprint and HTC’s release notes, the latter brings the July and August security patches. So therefore, this update is still and will be very important since it deals about the recent Android vulnerabilities.

So those who happens and owns the Sprint HTC 10 and yet did not receive the update notification, you folks might check the update manually.

What’s  New in version 1.80.651.6 Update?

This update contains important enhancements:

  • July/August Security Patches
  • Bug fixes

The update weighs at around 332 MB in size and can be downloaded via Over-The-Air. While the stock RUU 1.80.651.6 itself is also available for grab for those who prepared the manual flashing.
Sprint HTC 10 Update 1.80.651.6

How to Update HTC 10 to version 1.80.651.6

Ensure your phone’s battery is fully charged before starting the software update. This is a must and a very important part to get rid of undesirable outcomes if ever the software update fails due to a insufficient power.

  • From the Home screen tap All apps , tap Settings .
  • Tap About .
  • Tap Software updates .
  • Tap Check now .
  • Tap DOWNLOAD to download the update.

The status of the download can be checked in the Notifications pull down.

Once the download is complete, the user will be prompted to install from the Notifications pull down. Tap the System update to begin the upgrade process.

Tap OK to begin the update process to software version 1.80.651.6.

Source: Sprint