There is some good news in store for those of you who currently own an HTC Sensation or Sensation XE smartphone. According to GSMArena, Ice Cream Sandwich is already available for both of the above mentioned smartphones. The download for the ROM is close to approximately 300 MB. Android 4.0 was available in Germany and the other regions in the Nordic area, already, but now, countries in the South East Asian region are reportedly getting it as well. Malaysian users got treated to Ice Cream Sandwich goodness close to two weeks back. Since April 1st, HTC handsets from UK, France and Netherlands have been receiving Android 4.0 as well and now more and more countries are joining that list. According to the report, HTC Sensation in Pakistan are getting the latest update from HTC as well.
Ice Cream Sandwich update, available NOW!
We had already covered an article about sixteen devices from HTC that were to receive the Ice Cream Sandwich update and it now seems that, that particular news has been honoured. The list of smartphones, include Droid Incredible 2 by HTC, HTC Amaze 4G, HTC EVO Design 4G, HTC Sensation 4G, HTC Raider, HTC Rezound, HTC Thunderbolt and HTC Vivid. While those in the Indian sub-region may not be too familiar with those names, a couple of other devices, including the Sensation, Sensation XE, Sensation XL, Desire S, Desire HD, Evo 3D, Incredible S, and women-centric Rhyme were to receive ICS as well. So, that’s definitely good news for those users currently owning these phones. What’s part of the bad news, now is that a couple of users are complaining about a few issues related to the updated ROM. Complaints have started pouring in about the ROM being a tad buggy and unstable. While that doesn’t paint the real picture, you can stay tuned to this space to know more about HTC’s ICS updates.
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