Incredible S and Desire HD get Gingerbread OTA courtesy of HTC

 

By Posted 4 May 2011, 14:07

For those of you who are the owners of the HTC Incredible S and Desire HD and were hoping to get a little taste of Android 2.3 Gingerbread, you are in luck as HTC has today started rolling out the OTA update for their handsets.

The news comes from HTC’s European Support website where the download for the updated firmware is now available. No download for the original Desire or Desire Z is available yet; however there is news that they should get it by the end of next month.

According to MobileBulgaria the update is 100MB and is it recommended that the download is done over a Wi-Fi connection so as to avoid excessive mobile traffic. You can read more details about the download by clicking the link above.

Information about how to download and install the update can also be found at the European Support website by clicking the designated link above. Details of what benefits each smartphone will gain from the download are also available there.

What do you think of the Gingerbread update for the HTC models? Will you be getting it for your HTC device? Let us know in the comments below.