HTC has confirmed rolling out the much-awaited Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade to its smartphones including HTC Sensation and Sensation XE. In a blog, the company said that it has already begun releasing Android 4.0 ICS upgrade for as many as 16 HTC devices. HTC said that the upgrade will be made available over-the-air. Users will receive a notification regarding the upgrade through which they can download and install the updates on their devices. HTC, however, suggests users should use Wi-Fi to download these update to avoid data charges.
The HTC devices that will be getting the ICS update and are available in the Indian market are HTC Sensation, Sensation XE, Sensation XL, Desire S, Desire HD, Evo 3D, Incredible S, and Rhyme. The devices getting the update but are not launched in India are roid Incredible 2 by HTC, HTC Amaze 4G, HTC EVO Design 4G, HTC Sensation 4G, HTC Raider, HTC Rezound, HTC Thunderbolt, and HTC Vivid.
“As for timing, we’re in the early stages of rolling out Android 4.0 for the HTC Sensation and HTC Sensation XE and upgrades will be more widely available in the next few weeks. The update for the HTC Sensation 4G and HTC Sensation XL will follow. Please note, once we start pushing out updates it will take time for all carriers in each country to get the update,” said the HTC blog.