HTC Desire Android 2.3 Gingerbread update coming by the end of the month

The HTC Desire was one of the bestselling device for HTC when it first came out. As a year old device, the HTC Desire was in need to get an update and according to HTC’s Facebook page, the Gingerbread update is coming by the end of the month. Check the following statement from HTC,


Initially, HTC claimed that too little memory was available on the Desire to run Android 2.3 Gingerbread along with HTC Sense UI. After massive disappointment by fans, HTC retracted its initial statement and said that it will work on a solution.

What did they do? They’ve supposedly removed their own HTC Sense UI in favor of the Android update. That’s actually very nice from them. The Android update according to last fridays message went well and the Android 2.3 Gingerbread for the HTC Desire should become a reality within the next two weeks. Finally, some good news, even if its only an update, its always pleasant to receive, its like getting a new phone with new functions.

Be sure to update!

[Via HTC Facebook]

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