The Sprint HTC 10 is being updated to Android 7.0 Nougat firmware with a new build number 2.42.651.6. Earlier this month, the T-Mobile carrier rolled out a Nougat OTA update with build number the 2.37.531.5. Sprint carrier has now stepped into releasing a newer Android v7.0 OTA update for the stunning HTC 10. This brings the January 2017 security patch level from AOSP and also features some system enhancements to make the device, even more, powerful.
Besides the obvious Nougat goodies, the OTA update brings some battery optimization with Aggressive Doze Mode, better RAM management with performance improvements and a newer security patch. The OTA update weighs around 1.3 GB and is now live across the United States. In order to download the OTA, go to Settings>About and search for OTA in Software Updates. Moreover, the full RUU firmware file can be downloaded from below.
Download HTC 10 Android 7.0 Nougat firmware update for Sprint and T-Mobile
- Nougat for T-Mobile HTC 10 → Direct Download | File: RUU_PERFUME_UL_N70_SENSE80GP_MR_TMOUS_2.37.531.5_R1.exe
- Nougat for Sprint HTC 10 → Download link | Nougat will be updated on the page soon
The firmware update comes in the form of a full RUU EXE file which can be used to perform a clean upgrade, thus restoring the HTC 10 device to complete stock. The Nougat RUU for the Sprint variant of HTC 10 will be updated on the above link either today or tomorrow. The Android 7.0 Nougat update can be installed directly using a PC and connecting the Android device to it. Check out this post on how to update.