Today HTC has announced that it is expanding its presence and will be offering TD-SCDMA 3G based HTC branded phones in China through a partnership with China Mobile and China’s largest electronics... retailer, GOME Electrical Appliances Ltd. Initially HTC will offer the the HTC Tianxi, HTC Tianyi, HTC Desire and HTC Wildfire; all Sense UI devices.

“We are proud to introduce the HTC brand in C...

While it doesn’t come as an over the air download, it is now possible for Cellular South customers to manually update their HTC Hero smartphones to the Android 2.1 operating system.

The... download file and instructions for applying it can be found on the Cellular South website.

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Telus has announced it will soon be offering HTC’s Desire Android smartphone – but with one big change.  It will have a Sony LCD, not a Samsung AMOLED display. This is due to the shortage... of AMOLED displays that have caused delays for other devices like HTC’s DROID Incredible.

The HTC Desire runs Android 2.1, and has a 3.7-inch 800 x 480 pixel touchscreen display, as well as...

Russell Jefferies wrote a review of the new HTC Wildfire for our sister site, MobileBurn.com.  The Wildfire is very much like the high-end HTC Desire, except for a downgraded screen, CPU, and price.... Here’s an excerpt from the full HTC Wildfire review:

The HTC Wildfire is one of HTC’s latest Android smartphones that is aimed at the social networker who wants an affordable handset...

For some reason HTC have run very low on the Evo 4G. This is unfortunate for HTC, but perhaps even more so for Sprint Nextel. The carrier is relying on the Evo 4G to lead the way for consumers to their... 4G cellular network. Spring are currently the only major carriers with an up-and-running LTE network, leaving major competitors such as AT&T and Verizon firmly within their wake.

The CEO of Sp...

Reports are coming in that the HTC DROID Eris for Verizon Wireless will get a firmware update shortly. The software update is thought to include several improvements that include improved audio, enhanced... speed dialing, better stabilized Weather widget/app, as well as improvements for Gmail contact syncing, Backup Assistant, Exchange Activesync, and Facebook.

The update is expected to start over the...

According to a slide published on Android Spin we can expect five additional Android based devices for T-Mobile later this year. These are on top of the Motorola Charm and Samsung Vibrant.

From... studying the slide it appears as though the Motorola Cliq and Cliq XT could receive an update this summer around August, but we currently have no official word on whether this is the case. Indeed, the...

The HTC Desire is an Android-based smartphone that offers a 3.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen display, a 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, Wi-Fi, GPS, and runs a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. The... Desire landed overseas first and U.S. Cellular (a CDMA carrier) announced that it would carry the smartphone this summer, but it has not been announced for any other U.S. carriers to date. However, F...

So why has Froyo not already landed on HTC’s Desire, Legend and Wildfire handsets? In an interview with Pocket-lint at the Qualcomm Uplinq convention in San Diego, USA, HTC’s global PR and... online community manager (Eric Lin) explains why.

In short, it is because every HTC application requires a port to Froyo. The saving grace is that the update from 2.1 to 2.2 is less servere in te...