The HTC One smaller but high-caliber device the HTC One Mini also gets new firmware via OTA update to build version 1.31.401.1. This new HTC One Mini update will brings several features which already seen on HTC One OTA update 2.24.401.8 such as the official Google keyboard support. According to the opted official changelog that it also includes some other fixes on previous issues like Car Mode and Camera stability and improvements since this is lack optical image stabilization for the camera when launched.
Though the HTC One mini is not yet even available on some countries worldwide but this simply emphasize that HTC will keep an eye about this device and get further support. This update is now live via over the air software update and comes weighting around 23MB in size and it’s still bundled on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. It’s not a major update though, since the firmware size is too small.
Here’s a recap about all other things you’ll have to make with the HTC One mini compare to HTC One. First a is a step down to a 1.4GHz dual-core processor (Snapdragon 400), 1GB of RAM, 16GB of non-expandable storage, The HTC One IR blaster is not present, and the loss of NFC (near field communication).
Second, the HTC One Mini comes with scaled down hardware features for budget consumers including a 4.3in Super LCD2 display with HD support, a Snapdragon 400 chipset based Krait 200 dual-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz and paired with Adreno 305 GPU. It ships with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.
And lastly, the HTC One Mini equips with 4-megapixel UltraPixel camera with support for full High Definition HD video recording and with a connectivity options including LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 , Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, and microUSB 2.0.