HTC has begun rolling out Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean software upgrade for the One X+, which runs Android v4.1 out of box. The update comes one month after Android 4.2.2 roll-out for company's flagship, HTC One.
HTC Sense version: 5
Android version: 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Software number: 2.17.709.2
Updated: 8 August, 2013
As for new features, the Android 4.2.2 brings several notable features and changes for One X+ including the latest version of Sense, HTC Sense UI v5 (same as the HTC One). Additionally, the update includes BlinkFeed, an enhanced camera UI with auto exposure and focus lock, quick settings in the status bar.
The latest official firmware is available as Over-The-Update (OTA). Those who have not received the update yet, navigate to Settings>> About>> Software Updates>> Check now for OTA update.
HTC has released the update beginning from One X+ users in Taiwan. Several One X+ owners in Asia have confirmed the OTA update at XDA forum. The Android 4.2.2, as HTC Source notes, is expected to hit the European countries in coming weeks.
Android 4.2.2 features
HTC Sense 5 UI
Android 4.2.2 upgrade
New HTC BlinkFeed Home
New lock screen style: electronics gadgets
Added display the battery meter in the status bar options
New sleep mode switch
Quick Settings panel: use two finger gesture with 12 sliding open the Notification panel fast settings
AE/AF lock: Long tap the screen shot on the screen to start the exposure/focus lock function
Video highlights living micro film: with 12 kinds of style of music theme, automatically edited into a stunning 30 seconds video
Music channel: Users can view the lyrics and music visualisation screen (support content based on actual lyrics database shall prevail)
HTC Sense Input (supports more Chinese words)