1. n13 black's Avatar
    Is it true that HTC 8S won't get 8.1?? :(((
    I have an unlocked device and I got GDR2 and 3 about 3 weeks after the announcement. Can it be that this phone won't get an update? :((
    02-15-2014 06:23 AM
  2. shmsnh's Avatar
    ALL current WP8 devices will be upgradable to Windows Phone 8.1. If you have a carrier locked phone, and for some reason, they don't release an update for your device, you can get the updates through the preview program.
    02-15-2014 06:36 AM
  3. n13 black's Avatar
    upgradeABLE, but will they be upGRADED? xD
    does upgrade depend on HTC? i mean, when 8.1 is released, can they say: NO! 8S won't get it!
    ps, I don't have a carrier locked phone

    thx :)
    02-15-2014 07:07 AM
  4. Raghav94's Avatar
    0157h7 comments on Hi, we're the HTC USA Product Team - AMAA

    "To say "done with Windows Phone" is a pretty blanket statement. I don't think a company such as ourselves can ever say that point blank. As strong partners of Microsoft, we're working with Microsoft on the Blue update on Windows Phone 8X and will continue to take new products into consideration. Nothing concrete right now, but who knows!"

    I'm sure 8S will be able to upgrade.
    DaHardhouse and n13 black like this.
    02-15-2014 10:59 AM
  5. shmsnh's Avatar
    HTC could say that if they wanted to. Either way, you can get the updates through the dev preview program.
    n13 black likes this.
    02-15-2014 11:38 AM
  6. n13 black's Avatar
    i surely hope so :D
    02-16-2014 04:27 AM
  7. uno991's Avatar
    has anyone sources that HTC 8s would have the 8.1 ?
    and i saw something about HTC 8s "are" whats this?
    02-16-2014 02:11 PM
  8. DaHardhouse's Avatar
    I really like this phone except for its 4Gb storage. The SD card becomes more interesting with WP8.1 if app installation on it becomes a reality as well as downloading maps.
    03-08-2014 01:19 PM
  9. Jaskys's Avatar
    It will have 8.1, because there will be 4gb WP8.1 phones allowed

    4gb wasn't allowed for WP8, i have no idea how HTC 8S got through the checks...
    03-08-2014 01:22 PM

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