A couple of months ago, Verizon started to roll out the Gingerbread 2.3 update for the HTC Droid Incredible. However due to varying reports that the update was full of bugs, the carrier quickly pulled the update and there has been no word since, at least until now. Users are reporting that they have started receiving notifications that are reminding them about the update, so it looks like HTC managed […]
Verizon has had its fair share of Android-powered devices in addition to the hot selling iPhone 4, and one of the better loved Android devices in their stable is the HTC Droid Incredible. This handset proved to be top dog when it first arrived some time ago, and has managed to hold its own to a certain extent even against newer competitors. Nice to know the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update […]
HTC Thunderbolt and Droid Incredible owners – ready for some good news and possibly some bad news? It has been reported that HTC announced on its Facebook page that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update will be rolling out for the Verizon Android handsets in September. What could possibly be the bad news then?
Who says that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks? With the right kind of incentives, surely your aged canine friend is able to figure out what else you are trying to have it do, and perhaps the same can be coaxed out of the HTC Droid Incredible from Verizon Wireless. Having being over a year old now, the buzzing community behind this smartphone has plans for it – […]
The Droid Incredible might not be the first device that you’d associate with Google’s Android 2.3 Gingerbread, but the folks over at XDA-developers have been busy working on it and now it’s ready for folks to test drive. They’ve since fixed some irritating issues with the port and also enabled the 8-megapixel camera, leaving video recording and GPS functions on the list of things that need to be enabled. If […]
You might have previously read that there were some hidden 4G-related screens found on that Droid Incredible, and now evidence that the Droid Incredible might have initially been planned for Sprint’s network has surfaced in the form of a legal notice. This suggests that HTC originally planned to offer the Incredible on Sprint, which would probably have made it a 4G WiMAX phone, though it isn’t clear why the device […]
The ROM of the upcoming HTC Desire HD has been busy making rounds recently and after it was ported to the HD2, and reports are now in that the ROM has also set up camp in the original Desire, Droid Incredible, and also the HTC EVO 4G. The ports aren’t perfect and there are still missing features such as the lack of camera support, Wi-Fi, and 4G (on the EVO […]
If you’re a proud owner of either the HTC Droid Incredible or HTC EVO 4G, then you ought to be pleased to know that there are whispers of a spanking new Sense UI Android skin coming your way from HTC. According to a Spanish HTC Twitter account, some very interesting details were revealed concerning the new HTC Sense UI, where all Android 2.2 Froyo HTC smartphones will also be getting […]
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Samsung Mobile Display will be using Samsung’s new $2.1 billion factory (that is currently in construction) to increase its display production. If you’ve been keeping up with the news, you’ll most likely have heard of the OLED/AMOLED display shortage, most famously affecting HTC’s Droid Incredible inventory levels. With the bump in production, Samsung is looking to increase its production capacity from the current […]
There are whispers of a new ROM floating around, and this time round we’re talking about Android 2.2 Froyo for the HTC Droid Incredible. Of course, bear in mind that this is not an official ROM update, so those who were brave enough to give it a shot might want to share your experience with the rest of our readers. It is always advisable to wait for an official ROM […]
While it was previously rumored that the HTC Droid Incredible would be getting an Android 2.2 update on August 18th, a Verizon spokesperson has tweeted that while the update was on its way, it will not be released on the 18th. There was no mention of when the update will be coming, so it looks like the folks over at Verizon plan to keep us waiting for a little while […]
If you think rooting your device to get full access to it is a painful process, you’re right, as it takes a lot of effort in order to accomplish that. Fortunately the folks who do such things are getting, smarter, and after the HTC Droid Incredible was rooted, the folks behind the Unrevoked hack decided that it was time for the one-click root method to be available to anybody, which […]
The shortage of the Droid Incredible isn’t too good news for Verizon and HTC, as the carrier has already had to offer gift cards as an apology for the delay, while HTC might be worried that Verizon is allowing folks who pre-ordered the Droid Incredible to change the order to the upcoming Droid X instead. Now the latest update is that this Android-powered phone will be shipping from August 3rd, […]
Verizon has started sending out letters to those who have been patiently waiting for their HTC Droid Incredible, giving apologies for an extra seven-day delay for those who placed an order on or before June 28. These $25 gift cards The quarter of a Benjamin won’t make your clock tick any faster, but it might just buy some goodwill on your side. For those who are curious to know about […]
It seems that Verizon Wireless has started to be a little bit creative with the pre-order status of the Droid Incredible considering this smartphone is currently suffering from supply shortages, where they seem to allow customers who pre-ordered a Droid Incredible to cancel said order while picking up the Motorola Droid X in place. Needless to say, the latter handset is not available as at press time just yet – […]
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