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No (official) Gringerbread for the HTC Desire

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http://www.facebook.com/notes/htc-uk...25607660802056

"Our engineering teams have been working hard for the past few months to find a way to bring Gingerbread to the HTC Desire without compromising the HTC Sense experience you’ve come to expect from our phones. However, we’re sorry to announce that we’ve been forced to accept there isn’t enough memory to allow us both to bring Gingerbread and keep the HTC Sense experience on the HTC Desire. We’re sincerely sorry for the disappointment that this news may bring to some of you."

I'm sure anybody who really wants it, already has it anyway via custom roms.
I dont think its that news worthy, so just posted here.
Edited by quakermaas - 6/14/11 at 1:27pm
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post #2 of 8
Incorrect title, its just the HTC Desire, not Desire HD.
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Incorrect title, its just the HTC Desire, not Desire HD.
Good man, Fixed.
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Once i ditched sense, i never went back. AOSP gingerbread > All
    
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They are right though. Ginger Sense needs A2SD or you'll only get like 1 app on the phone before running out of memory.
    
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post #6 of 8
Oh well looks like all desire owners will need to get custom (better thank stock) ROMs.
I have never experienced sence with android but getting rid of it on my HD2 with a custom winmo ROM then a cyangenmod android 2.3 ROM was the best think I ever did
post #7 of 8
Update: 16.06.11

To resolve Desire's memory issue and enable the upgrade to Gingerbread, we will cut select apps from the release. Look for status updates starting next week. We apologize for any confusion.

Seems the Desire is getting 2.3! Yay!
post #8 of 8
I went custom as soon as I could (keep in mind I bought mine right after release), I'm never ever going back to stock. Good for all the people who actually don't want to mod though
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