HTC Sensation Android 4.0 update plans revealed

HTC confirms Sensation and Sensation XE will get Ice Cream Sandwich next month

Kicking off with the Sensation and Sensation XE, HTC has confirmed its Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update rollout plan will start next month

Taiwanese handset manufacturer HTC has officially unveiled its plans to rollout the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update to its flagship devices.

Making the announcement via its official Facebook page, the company famed for devices such as the HTC Desire and HTC Wildfire has confirmed that it will begin its ICS rollout plans next month with the Sensation branded range of devices first in the firing line for the software overhaul.

Despite having previously confirmed that it will release an Ice White HTC Sensation handset with Google's latest Android OS offering pre installed, the latest announcement is the company's first unveiling of its Ice Cream Sandwich update plans.

HTC Sensation Android Ice Cream Sandwich Update

Kicking off with the Sensation and Beats Audio packing Sensation XE, HTC has confirmed it will have both devices running Android 4.0 by the end of March before turning its attentions to the HTC Sensation XL and finally a broader range of handsets.

“HTC has been working hard to get its Ice Cream Sandwich upgrades ready, and we’re excited to announce that our first round of ICS upgrades will roll out by the end of March for the HTC Sensation, HTC Sensation 4G and HTC Sensation XE, followed soon there after by the HTC Sensation XL,” an official spokesperson for the company announced via Facebook.

In addition, we can confirm Ice Cream Sandwich upgrades will be coming later this year to the HTC Rezound, HTC Vivid, HTC Amaze 4G, HTC EVO 3D, HTC EVO Design 4G, HTC Incredible S, HTC Desire S and HTC Desire HD. Stay tuned for more updates on Ice Cream Sandwich releases in the coming weeks.”

Are you a HTC handset user? Would oyu like to see Google’s Android 4.0 ICS OS brought to your device or are you in no great hurry to make the jump? Let us know via the T3 Twitter and Facebook feeds.

Find out all the updates you'll get with Ice Cream Sandwich in our Top 10 Ice Cream Sandwich video


For more Android and all the latest tech videos, head to the T3 Video Channel

Via: TechRadar