htc u11 finally starts receiving android 9 pie update

Earlier this month HTC shared some timelines for its Android 9 Pie updates, which have been very late – if you don’t count the U11 Life’s, and you shouldn’t because that’s part of the Android One program which handles things differently, with more control from Google over updates. HTC then promised to deliver the goods to the U11 first, by the end of this month. And here we are today, when the rollout has indeed started.

The big caveat here is that the update to Pie for the U11 is currently only available in HTC’s home market, namely Taiwan. We’re hoping it will quickly spread to other…