The Taiwan based tech giant HTC has started rolling out the Android 4.4.4 KitKat update for the One M8 users in India. It is reported that this update will be bringing along the HTC Eye Experience suite that was rolled out to those One M8 units in Europe via an update.
The OTA update measures 288.45 MB and users of the One M8 can manually check for the update by heading on to Settings -> About Phone -> Software Update.
The Android 4.4.4 KitKat update for the One M8 brings along the HTC Eye Experience software, the new mobile imaging feature that was introduced with the Desire Eye in October. Apart from revealing the new features brought in by this imaging software, HTC has not detailed the changes pertaining to Sense UI and others.
The HTC Eye Experience will include the Split Capture feature that will let users to capture images or videos from both the front and rear cameras simultaneously and combine them into a split screen image or video. Voice Selfie allows in capturing snaps using the front camera using voice commands. Crop-Me-In lets to crop an image or video captured using the front facing camera and overlay it within a snap taken by the rear snapper. Furthermore, Face Fusion feature allows in merging two faces in a single image, whereas Live Makeup will enable users in beautifying the seflies.
Apart from rolling out the Android 4.4.4 KitKat update with the HTC Eye Experience software, HTC will also be updating other smartphones including HTC One M7, One E8, One mini, One mini 2, One Max, Desire 816, Desire 820 and Butterfly 2 with the same update.
Moreover, four HTC smarphones including One M7, One M8, One Mini and One Mini 2 will be receiving the Android 5.0 Lollipop update within February 2015.
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