September 6, 2011

Are Your HTC Sensation and EVO 3D Watching You?


  Privacy concerns have been a hot topic as of late. Whether it’s Google, Apple or Verizon, consumers and our government is cracking down on what kind of information our smartphones are sharing without our consent. Now, it’s time to turn our attention to HTC who may have added a little something “extra” with the latest Gingerbread OTA that was recently rolled out to the Sensation and Evo 3D. Apparently, a common Sense system app called CIQ added a brand new feature with the … [Read more...]

Dreaming about a HTC Sensation? You might want to hold off, a Special Edition is on its Way


The HTC Sensation is an amazing device. The few times I have had a chance to mess around with it has made me really want one. Even stock, the phone can perform, I can only imagine how much better it is when rooted and customized. Since upgrade time lines tend to vary, some of you might just be up for a new device shortly and are pondering this as your present to your self. I would recommend it to anyone that asked, that’s for sure. Although, you may want to hold off a little bit longer. … [Read more...]

Refreshed HTC Sensation to Be First Beats by Dre Handset?


  With HTC’s recent acquisition of Beats by Dre, it makes sense that the company would want to make a statement by getting a handset featuring the audio technology to market quickly. Most expect the HTC Vigor on Verizon to be the first handset sporting improved audio, but a new report claims that a refreshed version of the HTC Sensation may, in fact, bring the Beats/HTC combo to shelves even sooner. Aside from fine-tuned sound and a pair of earbuds with the ability to remotely … [Read more...]

More HTC Sensation Devices Added to Official Bootloader Unlock Support List


  The initial list of devices supported by HTC for an official way to unlock their bootloaders was small, but they have since been working to add more. The most recent update sees no new phone models, but we do get support for HTC Sensation units in other regions and on other carriers. We’ve got T-Mobile getting in on the fun as well as Turkish and Arabic units. We also have French carrier Boygues Telecom’s version on the list. If any of you have devices that fit the bill here and … [Read more...]

Android 2.3.4 OTA for T-Mobile’s HTC Sensation 4G now Rolling Out


HTC device updates are really on a roll. First we saw the European Sensation get updated, then the EVO 3D and now Android 2.3.4 has begun rolling out to T-Mobile's HTC Sensation 4G. The OTA rollout will begin today and continue on through the following weeks until finally completed sometime late September. There's no guarantee as to how fast the update will make it to your device but rest assured it will be coming. So what features and improvements are coming with the Android 2.3.4 update? Let's … [Read more...]

HTC Sensation Android 2.3.4 OTA Update Available NOW


  It’s like Christmas in August! Hot on the heels of the Evo 3D’s Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread update, HTC Sensation 4G owners now have something to get excited about. Seems HTC is on top of it today and is issuing an update for the Sensation as well, that will bring the device up to Android 2.3.4 just like its Evo 3D cousin. You will find a slew of bug fixes and improvements and here are a few them as listed by T-Mobile today: New Features Software stability Improved … [Read more...]

HTC Bootloader Unlock Website Now Offering Service to European HTC Sensation


  HTC promised it’d be here this month and they delivered. After launching the new that included a placeholder for a future bootloader unlocking tool, they’ve gone and made the process available for the first device – the HTC Sensation   While we here at can’t test it, HTC provides the process in easy-to-follow instructions. If you’ve gone anywhere near XDA then this should feel at home for you. Remember, by accepting to unlock your bootloader you … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Keyboard Fixed for HTC Sensation and Evo 3D


Thanks to the continued efforts and support from @Eugene_373, you now have the original Gingerbread keyboard available on RootzWiki. He added a little flare to this version and made included a blue color scheme to it. This has been altered to support the HTC Sensation and the HTC Evo 3D.  Nothing overly fancy, but has always been a favorite. If you would like to snag the APK, head on over to @Eugene_373′s RoortzWiki page.   Source: Twitter & RootzWiki AS … [Read more...]

[Deal Alert] Get the HTC Sensation 4G for $130 at Target Starting August 14


  Target will be running a sale on T-Mobile’s HTC Sensation 4G starting this Sunday, August 14th, according to the above shot of an in-store promotional display.The handset will retail for $ 129.99 on a new two-year contract, a savings of $ 70 from the phone’s normal $ 199 price tag. If you have been searching for a dual-core Android handset, you can’t go wrong with the Sensation — it’s basically an EVO 3D minus the glasses-free 3D gimmick. This is a great opportunity to get … [Read more...]

Android 2.3.4 Rolling Out to HTC Sensation in Europe


  The Android 2.3.4 update is reportedly rolling out to unbranded HTC Sensation devices in Europe. Word of the over-the-air update originates from Germany, where folks are receiving the 41MB file. Along with bringing the Android version up to its most recent iteration, the update brings the Sensation’s software version to 1.45.401.2. With the new OS build comes embedded Gtalk video chat as well as your standard bug fixes and performance tweaks. Indications are that this should start … [Read more...]

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