Gingerbread coming to 4 HTC devices next quarter

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Gingerbread coming to 4 HTC devices next quarter
HTC has confirmed that four of the manufacturer's handsets will be receiving Android 2.3 next quarter. The HTC Desire, Desire Z, Desire HD and the Incredible S are all penciled in for an upgrade to the Gingerbread build of Android some time in Q2. No specific date was mentioned.

For owners of the HTC Desire, this will be the second upgrade that they have been through as the handset had previously been upgraded from the Android 2.1 build that came with the phone at launch, to the current Froyo version of the OS now powering the device. The HTC Incredible S was introduced last week and is the only new model coming from HTC that will be powered at launch by Android 2.2.

The Q2 upgrade windows for the four handsets happens to dovetail with HTC's expected release of the recently introduced Desire S and Wildfire S. Both of those models will be powered by Android 2.3 right out of the box.

source: Slashgear


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Desire Z

PhoneArena Score:

8.5

User Score:

8.5
  • Display 3.7 inches 800 x 480 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP (Single camera)
  • Hardware 0.5GB RAM
  • Storage 1.5GB, microSDHC
  • Battery 1300 mAh
  • OS Android 2.3.3
Desire HD

PhoneArena Score:

9.0

User Score:

8.8
  • Display 4.3 inches 800 x 480 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP (Single camera)
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 0.75GB RAM
  • Storage 1.5GB, microSDHC
  • Battery 1230 mAh
  • OS Android 2.3.5
Desire

PhoneArena Score:

9.0

User Score:

8.4
  • Display 3.7 inches 800 x 480 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP (Single camera)
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 0.6GB RAM
  • Storage , microSDHC
  • Battery 1400 mAh
  • OS Android 2.2
Incredible S

PhoneArena Score:

7.5

User Score:

7.9
  • OS Android 4.0.4
  • Display 4.0 inches 800 x 480 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP (Single camera) 1.3 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 0.75GB RAM
  • Storage 1GB, microSDHC
  • Battery 1450 mAh

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