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HTC will have Android 2.2 "Froyo" On Most if It's Smartphones by end of Year
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May 23, 2010
HTC announced that the majority of its handsets will be getting upgraded to the latest version of
Google’s OS, Android 2.2.
HTC has said that many of its smartphones will be updated to Android 2.2 by the end of 2010, although
it looks like the handsets which will get Android 2.2 first are the new ones that have been released this
“We are working closely with Google and our other partners to ensure we have the earliest access to
everything we need to provide a complete and solid Sense experience on Froyo,” said HTC is a recent
We can expect to see Android 2.2 on handsets like the HTC EVO 4G, Droid Incredible and Europe's
HTC Wildfire. It's not clear whether older handsets like the HTC Hero will get Android 2.2.
Google recently announced the latest version of their Android OS, Android 2.2 (Froyo), which comes
with a range of new features over the previous version of Android. One of the main changes to
Android 2.2 is speed. It's considerably faster than Android 2.1.