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HTC releases the list of handsets that will get Android 4.0 update

14 March, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
HTC releases the list of handsets that will get Android 4.0 update - read the full textAfter providing vague estimates for some time now, HTC has finally come clean with the full list of handsets that will be receiving the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update. The lucky phones that will be getting the update are as follows. DROID Incredible 2 by HTC HTC Amaze 4G HTC Desire...

 

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I downloaded new update (Android 4.0.3) and installed in my Sensation XE.Now wifi of this phone is out of order.Pls guide me to solve this problem.Thanks

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  • 2012-04-04 10:37
  • mg$a

Updated my Sensation to ICS on Thursday night. A bit buggy and slow at first, but I'm really pleased with the new OS now the device seems to have got to grips with it. The folder system on home screens has improved 200% and browsing speed is a lot quicker. Yet to see how battery life is affected but I'm happy so far. (Vodafone UK)

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  • 2012-03-31 09:27
  • mn@n

when will d update arrive for Htc Desire HD !!!

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  • 2012-03-30 16:37
  • utBa

Just received my update for Sensation - will be doing it later over Wi-Fi (Vodafone UK)

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  • 2012-03-29 15:19
  • mn@n

Just got my ICS on my XE,I'm from Philippines:))

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  • 2012-03-28 02:10
  • sxri

can any 1 tel me wen ics hits da asia for my desire hd

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  • 2012-03-23 00:05
  • KIcA

how about the htc inspire 4g it has the same fetures as the htc desire hd

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  • 2012-03-21 16:28
  • LJVa

when we can get this update for desire HD in iran?

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  • 2012-03-21 15:28
  • HI4e

> In reply to EVO4Guser_wantingICS @ 2012-03-20 21:13 from NR27 - click to readCustom ROMs will be around and might be a good alternative, however, since it is not created by HTC use it at your own risk.

For phones which have lower-end hardware, even if a custom ROMs provides you with ICS, you may see a lot of performance issues such as lagging, auto restart of phone.
Anyway if one is competence to use Custom ROMs, they probably know what they are doing already.

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  • 2012-03-21 09:22
  • PUxB
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-03-15 08:59 from PUxB - click to readok, what about if your phone is rooted? Will there be any stock, rooted ICS versions out there?
Or other ROMs, like Cyanogen or Mik or Vaelpak ROMs with it?

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  • 2012-03-20 21:13
  • NR27

I have to ask. Does the update adds the Beat Audio enchancement as well to phones like EVO 3D or Desire HD? Just curious. ;)

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  • 2012-03-20 09:50
  • tVnp

i thing this is just rumor to hold HTC customer won't change to another smartphone with ICS base...
maybe update just hoax and HTC supposing customer to buy ONE series to have ICS with HTC??? whos know?
from Jan'12 until now just articles about update and not yet update available...
i have Sensation XE, and every day check to FOTA update

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  • 2012-03-20 04:09
  • w770

The difference between Desire Z and Desire HD is their target audience, for Desire Z they are targeting corporate executive which does not required high processing power for multimedia, therefore they phone uses less powerful processor running at 800Mhz. Where Desire HD was targeting at Youth, which runs more multimedia application therefore a 1Ghz processor was used. Since ICS required a 1GHz processor, Desire HD actually barely met the hardware requirement, where Desire Z is not. As such it is a logical decision to let Desire Z to have a miss for ICS.

Even if phones are being release at the same time with the same price point, it will still have difference specifications.

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  • 2012-03-19 05:32
  • PUxB

hi all
did they said when exactly will be the update available for this list ?
will it be for all over the world at the same time ?

if it not what middle east when we can get it....
please any feed back

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  • 2012-03-18 22:44
  • TqKS

> In reply to Lucky HD @ 2012-03-17 09:35 from Mfxa - click to readWhy can not tell in which country you are??? Why is it so hard??
So then we can see how is going upgrade.....

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  • 2012-03-18 19:43
  • 3qxY

No desire z update for ics not even the latest gingerbread updates. Not impressed my next phone will not be a HTC. Good work in losing business.

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  • 2012-03-18 17:26
  • T4Me

Y HTC Desire did not get an update after Eclair.. Any idea can I get an update for HTC Desire

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  • 2012-03-18 14:38
  • t1$E

> In reply to amel @ 2012-03-15 16:26 from u7mY - click to readit's still better than any other brand i think
LG really suck at update
same goes for samsung..they only update their flagship phone and newer phone

how generous of HTC to update old phones such DHD or Desire S and droid icredible and htc thunderbolt

that's what i think
no offense for other brand though:D

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  • 2012-03-18 07:47
  • Kief

Have an ICS 4 update for HTC HD2 also please...

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  • 2012-03-18 03:50
  • t7Xh

desire hd is getting ics update.. yeaaaahhhhh!! xd

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  • 2012-03-17 09:35
  • Mfxa

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