ROM brings Ice Cream Sandwich to HTC Desire HD

ROM brings Ice Cream Sandwich to HTC Desire HD
XDA Developers has come up with a ROM that updates the HTC Desire HD to ICS

XDA Developers has come up with a ROM that updates the HTC Desire HD to ICS

As you already know, HTC had decided during testing that the performance of the HTC Desire HD on Ice Cream Sandwich was not good enough for its customers. But HTC Desire HD owners who still, ahem, desire the Android 4.0 update can thank the Brainiacs at XDA Developers. They have taken the Android 4.0.4 update meant for the HTC Incredible S and have reworked it into a ROM for the Desire HD. Both models have similar screen resolution, rock a single-core 1GHz processor and have 768MB of RAM.

The ROM includes Android 4.0.4 with HTC Sense 3.6 running on top. And the ROM even includes a kernel that will allow you to overclock your phone. The only question remaining is whether or not the "customer experience" is as bad as HTC says it is.

Regardless of what the Taiwan based manufacturer says, if you're interested in checking out Android 4.0.4 on your HTC Desire HD, click on the sourcelink.

source: XDADevelopers via MobileSyrup

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Desire HD
  • Display 4.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S2, Single core, 1000 MHz
  • Storage 1.5 GB
  • Battery 1230 mAh(5.33h 3G talk time)

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7 Comments

1. IamYourFather6657

Posts: 321; Member since: Jul 01, 2012

Great !

2. andrews317

Posts: 15; Member since: Nov 22, 2011

Blackout ROM. I´m running it on my Inspire since 2 days ago and it´s great. There´s also a pure ICS (no sense) ROM called aospX that runs pretty well to. Those two are the best ROMS actually for the DHD/Inspire. F*** HTC and their "customer experience".

3. Trollonka_KeKe_Jackson

Posts: 14; Member since: Aug 16, 2012

One of the first things to go is the stock launcher when i get a phone. ALL of the stock phone launchers suck. I personally like go launcher.

4. OptimusOne

Posts: 694; Member since: May 22, 2012

TAKE THAT HTC

5. OptimusOne

Posts: 694; Member since: May 22, 2012

theres also a sense 4 rom. why post this when sense 4 is better and that also has barely any bugs?

6. andrews317

Posts: 15; Member since: Nov 22, 2011

I believe they just go for the non-bug ones. Which ROM are you talking about?

7. Non_Sequitur

Posts: 1111; Member since: Mar 16, 2012

I used to feel bad for those waiting for ICS, but I just got my update on my Epic 4G Touch last night. Everything is running GREAT. I absolutely love it. If you're waiting for ICS, just hold on. It's worth waiting for. Apologies to the HTC Desire owners not getting it.

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