If you can’t wait to get your hands on the official Ice Cream Sandwich for the HTC Desire S, then we’ve got good news for you. Third-party developers have whipped out an interesting beta version of the much-anticipated Android update for HTC Desire S users. Though, this is not the official ICS update but a vanilla brew of the firmware. As of now, HTC hasn’t mentioned any release date for the official update, but we will let you know once it arrives.
In the meantime, we’ll have to make do with the current beta version to get a feel on how the ICS update will look on your device. Be forewarned that this update is strictly for unlocked HTC Desire S handsets only.
If you install this update, you will be able to use the following working features (other features are still non-functional):
These instructions will work only on a rooted HTC Desire S, with custom recovery image installed and with S-OFF. If you have such preconditions met, you may proceed with the following steps:
Congratulations! You have successfully updated your HTC Desire S to the latest beta version of Android 4.0 firmware.
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Does this work for Desire Z?
Does it work for the galaxy ace?
Alpl of the above “goodies” are already on mDesire S and have been since I bought it in June 2011
After selecting “RECOVERY”, i get the HTC logo and it hangs there. I see another option as “image crc” and there is nothing it in. Please let me know whats the problem.
I have this problem aswell… by now, do you have the answer for this matter?
how to switch back to orginal version of htc desire?
The link http://www.multiupload.nl/8UDYQYXZ8K to download the Google Apps did not work! Is that another links to download it? I have search the whole web to find it and all were failed.