Following our last report on the possible arrival of Android 4.0 for the HTC Rezound four days ago – it looks like Verizon is finally ready to send that scoop of Ice Cream Sandwich update for your handset.
Several sources have confirmed that the 299MB OTA update has been pushed out by Big Red to many thrilled owners of the HTC Rezound. According to those who have gotten the update notification and made the jump to ICS, the firmware of the phone has now been bumped to version 3.14.605.12.
It may take more than a couple of days – or weeks even – for the OTA update to hit all phones, so there’s nothing to worry about [...]
The HTC Desire HD Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade drama has finally come to an end, as the Taiwanese smartphone maker explained why it decided to scrape ICS update plans for the once flagship handset. But that’s not the case for newer HTC devices, which are still on track to receive their ICS builds.
One of them is the LTE-enabled Verizon HTC Rezound, which should get its ICS build at some point in the very near future. A new Android Guys post features a leaked screenshot that clearly shows that the HTC Rezound should receive its ICS over-the-air (OTA) update at some point today.
However, Verizon is yet to confirm the news and we haven’t [...]
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean may be the talk of the town in the Android universe right now but we know that most devices that can run the new OS will only get it in a few months from now, as both manufacturers and carriers still have a hard time keeping up with Google’s updates.
One such device is the HTC Rezound on Verizon, which is still running Android 2.3 Gingerbread. But the good news is that the handset is upgradeable to Ice Cream Sandwich. And the Rezound will get Android 4.x at some point this month – better late than never, right? HTC confirmed in an email sent by its customer support department that the ICS upgrade for the Rezound [...]
Released back in November 2011 for a pretty steep $299 on contract, Verizon’s HTC Rezound hasn’t exactly proven to be the “hero” device HTC was looking for. Still, the LTE-enabled 4.3-incher has managed to sell pretty decently, especially after its price was cut to $199.
The Rezound may now become more appealing than ever, although some might have thought that its time has passed. Why is that? Well, because for a limited time only, you’ll be able to pick this big guy up for just $79.99.
That’s right, Verizon is offering a promotional discount of $120 for the Rezound 4G LTE and, while the deal doesn’t have a due date announced just yet, our friendly advice would [...]
It all started when you got yourself an HTC Rezound. Your research on the Internet about what your phone could have undoubtedly led you to countless Android websites. You learned the terms ROMs, mods, hacks, tweaks, root, and heaven knows what else, and it didn’t take long for you to decide that you wanted to be in on this secret club. You decided to visit the birthplace of countless Android modifications, the XDA Developers forums, only to stop short and realize that you need a vital tool to help you install any of these modification goodies.
That’s right, we’re talking about custom recovery and not just any custom recovery but ClockworkMod Recovery. [...]