Android manufacturers are hard at work producing their take on the world’s best smartphone. Luckily for us Android fans, this summer, there is no shortage of contenders for the highly coveted title of King of the Android hill.
Right now, perhaps, the fiercest rivalry in the Android world is the one between leading manufacturers HTC and Samsung. The stories of the arch-rivals couldn’t be more different. HTC led the smartphone revolution and commanded a sizable portion of the market up until recently. But now, the tides have turned, and the Taiwanese are struggling to return to their former glory, largely depending on the success of their highly acclaimed One [...]
If you’ve got an HTC One X, you may have noticed a bit of lag when navigating around the user interface. Don’t worry, you are not the only one who’s been experiencing this problem. HTC Sense 4.0, the latest version of the Sense UI, has an issue when you scroll through the pages on the home screen. It lags or stutters, which annoys most users.
The HTC One X is one of the most amazing Android devices if you consider power and stylish design. Its attractive, smooth edges make the device look very classy and slick, not to mention that it’s in possession of a great looking touchscreen display. The device has several features to brag about, such as [...]
The latest official RUU 3.12.405.1 from HTC brings not just HTC Sense 3.0 but also Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread. Said to be faster and more improved than earlier releases, the said RUU provides more stability to the HTC Inspire 4G.
If you’re using an HTC Inspire 4G, you can enjoy the benefits of RUU 3.12.405.1 on your Android phone–and more. Through Android Revolution HD 6.3.2, you get a custom ROM that carries numerous improvements and modifications that will make your HTC Inspire 4G more inspiring than ever.
According to XDA Developers member mike1986, who spearheads the ROM’s development, nothing has been changed as far as visuals are [...]
If you want a fully optimized and stable Android 2.3.5 custom ROM with HTC Sense 3.5 on top on your HTC Inspire 4G, then you have come to the right place. We have a step-by-step guide on how to install the Android Revolution HD 7.0.3 ROM to your HTC Inspire 4G.
XDA Developers member mike1986 shares a custom ROM that is based on RUU firmware 1.05.401.4 for the HTC Sensation XL. The developer ported the firmware to the HTC Inspire 4G, and now, you can enjoy Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread plus HTC Sense 3.5 on your HTC Inspire 4G, too.
Aside from Android 2.3.5 and HTC Sense 3.5, other notable features you can gain through Android Revolution HD 7.0.3 include the [...]
Custom ROMs, in general, give you a more optimized experience compared to stock ROMs that ship with your Android phone straight from the manufacturer/carrier. Installing custom ROMs on your phone not only sometimes changes the look of its user interface (often for the better), but also tweaks and enhances the phone’s performance and maximizes its capabilities.
For those owning an HTC Desire HD, you can experience an improved Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread with HTC Sense 3.0 by flashing the Android Revolution HD 6.3.2 ROM on your phone.
If you wish to enjoy the benefits of the latest official RUU version 3.12.405.1 for Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread and HTC Sense [...]
The HTC Desire HD runs Android 2.2 Froyo but can be upgraded to Android 2.3 Gingerbread. But, while other owners of the HTC Desire HD are content with Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread plus HTC Sense 3.0, you can enjoy Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread with HTC Sense 3.5 instead by installing Android Revolution HD 7.0.3 on your phone.
This ROM is based on firmware 1.05.401.4 of the HTC Sensation XL RUU, bringing Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread and HTC Sense 3.5. XDA Developers member mike1986 ported the firmware to the HTC Desire HD.
These are some of the features of Android Revolution HD 7.0.3:Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread HTC Sense 3.5 User Interface Multilanguage [...]
After the HTC One series of phones was announced at this year’s Mobile World Congress, numerous firmware leaks began to surface based on those different HTC devices. HTC’s Sense 4.0 UI looks promising on the HTC One phones and with the firmware leaks already scattered all throughout the Internet, many HTC fans are rejoicing as those leaks are now being ported to older HTC models.
One such lucky HTC device to receive a direct port of the firmware leak is the HTC Sensation. Developed by XDA Developers member shnizlon, the OrDroid custom ROM is an Ice Cream Sandwich ROM based on the latest leaked RUU firmware (version 1.53.401.2) for the HTC One [...]
Samsung Nexus S users may just get a chance to try Ice Cream Sandwich with HTC Sense 4.0 on their displays, thanks to XDA Developers senior member swamp goblin. This ROM was ported from the latest HTC Endeavour RUU leak and was rebased from the Sensation port. For comparison, the HTC Endeavour is a quad-core Tegra 3 phone, with a 720p (HD) display, so the ROM may take some work before it can completely function on the Nexus S.
The ROM is still in its pre-alpha stage of development, as most parts of this ROM are not yet functional. Though the ROM may boot, and a few HTC apps may work, it’s still far from being useful for daily use.
Despite this, it’s [...]
The HTC Sensation is just starting to get its serving of Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich and HTC Sense 3.6. That’s sweet enough for many. But, care for additional sweetness through HTC Sense 4.0?
With the recent leak of the HTC One S RUU firmware, developers of the Virtuous S4X ROM quickly went busy in their kitchens porting the RUU to the HTC Sensation. Thus, users of the HTC Sensation can now catch a glimpse of how gorgeous HTC’s latest Sense 4.0 UI really is.
Judging by the specs alone, the HTC Sensation and HTC One S share the same screen resolution of 540×960, which roughly translates nto greater overall compatibility between both [...]