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Keeping with its tradition of addressing software issues in a timely fashion, HTC just started pushing out a minor bug-fixing update for the EVO 3D. The update (version number 2.08.651.2) began its rollout this morning and should be available to all EVO 3D owners by 8/23.

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This is hardly a game-changing update, but it does iron out some potentially irksome kinks (Update: and brings native screenshots, just like on the European Sensation - just hold the Power button and tap Home!):

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Additionally, the Samsung Conquer 4G will be receiving a security patch (EG15) on the day it launches (8/21), so if you're planning on picking one up, be prepared to update it as soon as you take it out of the box.

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  • Ashish Raj

    The update allows me to take screen shots using Home & Power button. Still trying to find other goodies but liking what I see till now.

  • Joe

    Yeah Evo is on 2.3.4 now

  • Alex

    How does the screen shot work?

    • Ashish Raj

      Press down power button and hit the home button at the same time.
      You'll get a message stating screen shot has been taken. Screen shot gets saved in gallery.

  • Joe

    Hold the power button and tap the Home key. They are saved in the DCIM folder on the SD card.

  • Esteban

    Since it makes the preloded applications uninstalable by user, if they have already been uninstalled will that update installe them again? i uninstalled the blockbuster app and a couple of sprint crapware.

  • Jon

    Hmm, I can't get the screen shot to work. Is there a trick to it?

  • jeff

    swype predictor styling has been updated too.

  • Someone

    on my unrooted Evo 3D, getting Error Code 128 unable to establish wireless data connection.

  • Tamkia

    The worst update ever. My phone is calling people on its own. My third htc product that sucks. Nomore. Getting an Iphone

  • Joe C

    You should. It's a little more user-friendly less chance for user error.