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HTC Desire gets Android 2.3 Gingerbread update

08/01/2011, At long last, after going through some “ayes” and “nays” to the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for the HTC Desire, here it is on an official basis right from the horse’s mouth. HTC UK has announced the availability of this...

HTC says Desire Gingerbread update is in test phase build

06/30/2011, For owners of the HTC Desire (which is a pretty spiffy phone in its own right, although it has already started to show its age for some time now), you must have gone through quite a lot, with word that there will not be any Android 2.3 Gingerbread update...

HTC Desire Android 2.3 Gingerbread update might be gimped

06/16/2011, Remember the hoo-ha surrounding the HTC Desire with its Android 2.3 Gingerbread update being pulled originally, only to be reinstated after much uproar from Desire owners online? Well, it seems as though the good times will not last long, since the latest...

HTC UK says no to Gingerbread update for HTC Desire

06/14/2011, The Android 2.3 Gingerbread has yet to arrive on the slew of Android devices out there, although we can’t help but hold HTC to their word as they did mention in passing about a Gingerberad update being introduced to their range of existing handsets...

HTC Desire solves puzzles

04/06/2011, Who would have thought that a relatively old smartphone would have enough processing muscle to solve complex problems and puzzles? Granted, it isn’t exactly harnessing the power of the HTC Desire to find a cure for cancer, but what we have here is a...

HTC promises to release Gingerbread for the Desire family

02/25/2011, We previously reported an unconfirmed tip about HTC releasing Gingerbread (Android 2.3) for the Desire family, but now we have confirmation. According to an official statement HTC released to the folks at SlashGear, the Desire family and the Incredible S...

HTC Desire S unveiled at Mobile World Congress

02/15/2011, [MWC] After being revealed one year ago to the world at the very same event, HTC has decided to show off the successor to the HTC Desire. Called the HTC Desire S, it takes cues from the HTC Legend’s design and is sculpted out of a single block of...

HTC Desire 2 specifications outed, looks promising

02/10/2011, The HTC Desire was a pretty decent offering where high end Android phones were concerned back in its day, and a sequel was bound to follow – of which we have leaked specifications of it now. With the Qualcomm 8250 SnapDragon 1GHz processor running...

HTC Desire from O2 receives Froyo update but for a moment

09/06/2010, The HTC Desire over at the UK have received its Android 2.2 Froyo update from O2 only for a while before O2 decided to pull the plug on it. That’s because a handful of Desire owners reported that their smartphones had a brain-freeze after the update...

Europe to get HTC Desire Android 2.2 update over the weekend

07/30/2010, HTC has made it known that those living in Europe who have an unlocked HTC Desire will be able to take advantage of the Android 2.2 update over the weekend, bringing the latest version of HTC’s Sense UI to the fore alongside improved 720p video...

HTC to bring its own smartphones to China

07/27/2010, It is interesting to note that while HTC is from Taiwan, the company has finally brought its own branded smartphones “home” – that depends on whether you view Taiwan as part of China or not, of course. This move makes the news since its...

HTC Confirms Desire And Nexus One Switching To SLCD Displays

07/26/2010, Whispers of such a move have been going around for a while now, and now it’s officially been confirmed that HTC will be dodging the issue of the OLED/AMOLED shortage by replacing the AMOLED display on the HTC Desire and the Nexus One with Super LCD...

FCC approves of the HTC Desire

07/08/2010, The HTC Desire has been out in Europe for quite some time already, being a success in that part of the world, although it has yet to arrive Stateside. It seems that the long wait is finally over with the good people over at the FCC approving of the...

HTC Desire and Samsung Galaxy S duke it out on Quake II demo

07/06/2010, Both the HTC Desire and recently released Samsung Galaxy S are pretty similar on paper in terms of specifications, where they each sport a 1GHz processor with Android 2.1 as the operating system of choice, boasting a WVGA touchscreen display, not to...