Tag Archive: Sensation


White HTC Sensation with ICS coming to Europe from Mar. 1

Android 4.0 OTA update for other Sensation phones “soon”

Ice white Sensation

According to a press release from HTC’s Dutch wing, the manufacturer is preparing to launch an “ice white” version of its Sensation smartphone from Mar. 1, with the latest version of Android in tow. The Dutch presser indicates that the new Sensation revision will ship with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, and that the ICS update will be rolling out over-the-air  [Read More…]

T-Mobile’s Sensation 4G and myTouch not quite ready for EOL

Android Central

A few days back a leaked T-Mobile USA inventory screen seemed to suggest several of the carrier’s mid to high-end Android phones would soon be reaching end-of-life (EOL) status. Today, however, an updated inventory screen has emerged over at TmoNews, indicating that the HTC Sensation 4G, myTouch Q and myTouch 4G Slide still have a few months of shelf life left in them. The devices are marked as “sell through”, meaning that they haven’t yet  [Read More…]

T-Mobile’s Sensation, Amaze 4G, myTouch Q and others reportedly ‘nearing end-of-life’

T-Mobile EOL list

T-Mobile USA may be preparing to wrap up sales of a handful of its mid to high-end Android devices, if a leaked internal screenshot is to be believed. The leaked photo, obtained by TmoNews, appears to show part of an internal stock system. In it, the following devices are marked as “nearing EOL”, meaning “end-of-life” status —

myTouch 4G Slide HTC Sensation 4G LG DoublePlay HTC Amaze 4G LG myTouch Q  [Read More…]

HTC releases source code for Desire S Gingerbread update, and Sensation XL world versions

HTC Dev

HTC has released the kernel source and other GPL bits for the Desire S Gingerbread update, and for the various Sensation XL versions across the globe.  As usual, average and well-adjusted people have no need for this, but for the true Android Geek and kernel developer, it’s time to party.  They can use these sources to further customize ROMs and streamline the kernel for better  [Read More…]

HTC Sensation 4G bug fix update now available from T-Mobile

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We always enjoy software updates on our phones, especially when carriers and OEMs push out update which fixes issues that were introduced in previous updates. T-Mobile and HTC have a new update available for the HTC Sensation 4G which improves the screen’s responsiveness, handset stability, introduces a new dictionary update for HTC Trace, but also fixed the icon pixilation and screenshot issues which somehow made it through the different testing phases  [Read More…]

HTC Sensation 4G ‘performance and stability’ update rolling out

Android Central

T-Mobile is pushing out a new software update for its HTC Sensation 4G, bringing the device up to version 1.50.531.31. The new version, which is still based on Android 2.3.4 and Sense 3.0, brings a host of welcome improvements and fixes to Sensation 4G owners. T-Mo’s describing it as a “performance and stability” update —

New Features:

Software stability Improved battery life

Improvements:

Improvements to Trace dictionary Screen  unresponsiveness resolved Device taking  [Read More…]

HTC Sensation XL review

Sensation XL

There’s no doubt that HTC is getting behind Beats Audio in a big way. This summer the manufacturer ponied up $ 300 million for a 51 percent stake in Beats, and since then it’s been quick to bring to market phones like the Sensation XE and Rezound, which include Beats earphones in the box and a Beats-optimized music player. The latest phone to launch in Europe with Beats support is the Sensation  [Read More…]

HTC Sensation XE headed to Orange UK

Android Central

It looks like Orange UK will soon be offering the HTC Sensation XE for sale on its network, as the device has just appeared on Orange’s “coming soon” page. The Sensation XE is refreshed version of the original Sensation, and sports Beats Audio support, along with a faster 1.5 GHz dual-core CPU and a larger battery.

Until now O2 has been the only British network directly selling the Sensation XE, so hopefully  [Read More…]

HTC Sensation and Galaxy S II for T-Mobile get special deals at Costco

Costco T-Mobile

Costco has some nice deals coming if you are you are looking to get into a T-Mobile plan. $ 69.99 will get you unlimited data, talk and text with a bunch free additional features added to that list as well such as T-Mobile TV, games and magazines. The image shows available for select devices but we’re told it is for the HTC Sensation and the Samsung Galaxy S II. As always, a  [Read More…]

HTC Sensation XL now available in the UK

Android Central

HTC’s monstrous 4.7 inch, Beats filled Sensation XL has made it’s debut today in the UK, in both subsidised and sim free fashion.

Available on contract from Three, the phone will be available for free with a new two-year, £40 per month contract which includes all you can eat data. For those of you who fancy some Beats action but not the contract, Clove are also offering the device from today sim  [Read More…]