HTC One Android 4.2.2

Biggest update yet for HTC's leading handset

The HTC One Android 4.2.2 update has been pushing out in parts of Europe for over a week now. However the HTC UK Twitter account has revealed that today is the official UK launch day, and that British One owners should now be able to download the new firmware.

The update brings a wealth of changes to HTC's flagship device, including launcher and widget improvements, lock screen widgets, a way to disable the on-screen "menu key," quick settings in the notification shade, Instagram support for BlinkFeed, new video highlights and the ability to lock AF/AE in the camera app. For a full rundown of what's new in this latest HTC One update, check out our video feature.

There's no word on which, if any carrier-branded phones are getting the update in the UK. If you're seeing Android 4.2.2 on your HTC One for the first time today, be sure to hit the comments and let us know how you're getting on.

Update: We're hearing through Twitter that other countries including Ireland and Spain are also getting the update today. Three UK has confirmed that it's rolling out its version of the 4.2 firmware today, too.

More: What's new in the HTC One Android 4.2 update

Source: @HTC_UK