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Find and update the software version on your HTC EVO 4G

Just like your computer, your  phone's software needs to be updated periodically to make sure you have  all the latest fixes and enhancements to keep it running at optimal  performance. Follow the steps below to check your current version and  perform any needed updates.

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Version History

Current Version: 4.53.651.1


Date released

Description of enhancements/fixes



This update fixes:

- Contact transfer over Bluetooth: issues with some car kits
- Picasa issue where some images are cut off.
- Group contacts not in alphabetical order
- Error for Out of memory – Unable to send SMS

4.24.651.16/20/2011This update fixes:

- Phone shows you have a voicemail when you do not
- Issue with hearing aid compatibility menu disappearing
- Netflix compatibility issue

This update fixes:
- Text messages sometimes sent to wrong or random contact
- Use of "Me" instead of "Yo" in threaded text conversations set in Spanish
- Issue streaming media through some applications after previous update
- Email attachments not displayed in the mail client
- Multiple Gmail accounts not syncing after Froyo update
- Battery discharge issue

This update offers enhancements of:
- Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
- Downloads management, giving access to any file downloaded from the browser, email or other application

3.70.651.112/15/2010This update offers enhancements of:
- Blockbuster
- Kindle eReader
- Pre-loaded video game NOVA from Gameloft
- Scan Now widget for 4G

Note: This update is only for newer devices with initial software version of  3.30.651.2. If you are running a different version than this, you will  not receive this update and do not need it.

This update fixes  power cycling issue when accessing the camera through some applications,  like Qik, on devices running version 3.30.651.2 only.

3.29.651.59/22/2010This update fixes:
- Calendar event edit issues
- Multiple Gmail account sync
3.26.651.68/3/2010This update offers:
- Ability to share applications
- Display events and birthdays from Facebook on Calendar
- Use camera LED as flashlight
- New user interface for the FM radio
- Add unknown users in Facebook as friends in Friend Stream
- Photo Gallery supports Facebook comments function
- Send contact as vCard using SMS
- Addition of MMS slideshow editor
- New pre-loaded widgets including Calculator, FM radio, Message list view, Profile settings and Ringtone settings
- Camcorder can use camera flash so video can be shot at night or in low light
- Flash 10.1 support
- Numeric PIN and alpha-numeric passwords to unlock screen
- Search widget and search bar able to switch to search in different types (web, specific application, or all)
- Adjustable alarm volume
- Android Market widget allows installation of applications on SD card

This upgrade offers:
- Improvements to Wi-Fi performance
-  Exchange Active Sync improvements, including fix to issues with new  account setup, PIN policy usage and Exchange Calendar 2010 Sync
- Addresses Facebook sync issue which can improve battery performance



Initial Release

Check the version on your phone

To find the software version on your HTC EVO™ 4G:

  1. Go to the Home screen
  2. Tap Menu > Settings > About phone > Software Information
  3. The build number and software number show the current version on your phone

Update your softwareTo update your EVO over the air:
  1. Go to the Home screen
  2. Tap Menu > Settings > System updates > HTC software update
  3. Your  EVO will automatically download and install any available updates. You  may need to power your phone off and back on to complete the software  upgrade.

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