If you’re an EVO user who loves Swype but can’t stand the last several beta versions, the OTA headed your way will be a breath of fresh air. According to this xda-developers thread, OTA_supersonic_3.70.651.1-3.30.651.3_releasekobxwrvtv9q86pp0.zip includes an public release of Swype.
The complete list of changes:
HTC – EVO 4G (A9292)
Software Version: 3.70.651.1
Release Date: 12/13/2010
Method: Available OTA + Retail
PRL Version: 60671
Hardware Version: 0002 / 0003
NEW FEATURES / SERVICES IN MR3
- Blockbuster (including WM DRM 10)
- Kindle eReader
- Preloaded try/buy video game: NOVA from Gameloft
- Sprint Zone update
- Latest Telenav
- Latest VVM App
- Latest Sprint TV app
- SWYPE Keyboard
- Scan Now Widget for 4G (does not need to be available on any panel, just a widget option users could find and use).
Insiders are confirming the update:
“Team, There has been a new software version released for the Evo, please reference the CE forums for the specific update details. Please understand this is a tiered roll, each device will not be able to update until the unit is eligible for the update. This is to prevent overload of the server. The user will receive a notification when eligible for the update. ”
One xda user reported the update was available to his EVO OTA.
Thanks to those who sent this in.