HTC HD2 can now dual-boot Android and WP7

HTC HD2 can now dual-boot Android and WP7

You have probably heard that the HTC HD2, which natively runs on Windows Mobile 6.5,can run on Androidand Windows Phone 7, but what you might not know isthat thanks to the joint efforts of XDA Developers folk, it can nowdual-boot into either one of the two. This will certainly make lifeeasier for all the indecisive and just curious ones wanting to haveboth operating systems on a single microSDcard.



The process, however, requires someskills and involves some risks, so try it with caution. Make sure youalso check out the XDA thread and video below for a detailedwalkthrough. Even though the HTC HD2 is now more than a year old, itstill packs some muscle comparable with today's high-end handsets.The HD2 has a 4.3 inch screen and a 1 GHz processor, which makeeverything run smoothly. What you don't get, however, is the pricepremium for a new device – the handset is pretty affordablenow and is definitely worth a look as its main drawback was WindowsMobile 6.5. Let us know if you manage to dual-boot your HD2!



source: XDA Developers via Engadget


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HD2
  • Display 4.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S1, Single core, 1000 MHz
  • Battery 1230 mAh(5.33h 3G talk time)

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2 Comments

1. MontoyaWA unregistered

Greatest phone of ALL TIME!

2. CuriousPerson unregistered

What allows this phone to be dual booted ? Why cant i try it with lets another andriod phone lets say the HTC Desire Hd?

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