HTC DEV PHONE GETS ANDROID 1.6 FIRMWARE

29 Sep, 2009  |  Written by admin  |  under Google Phone

Android OS 1.6 for developers has been released, though frustratingly you’ll requirement an Android Developer Phone – aka one of HTC’s patterned, unlocked Dreams – in visit to establish it.  The promulgation gives developers an possibleness to intend to grips with the stylish physique of Android, preceding to OS 1.6 existence pushed to consumer devices.

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Android 1.6 brings with it hold for deciding concealment sizes, CDMA hold and a newborn text-to-speech engine.  There’s also a newborn ordering algorithm, which effectuation that developers haw not hit to work their set code in visit to meet assorted fourpenny displays.

Even if you hit a standard, unlocked Dream it module requirement to hit the example works bootloader (hboot 0.95.3000) or a utilization bootloader that supports fastboot in visit to establish the newborn build.  We’re expecting to wager hacks swing 1.6 onto lawful devices soon, but for most users you’re belike meliorate soured inactivity until an authorised OS release.

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