HTC Hero

  • Motorola DEXT Orange launch event: hands-on [Video]

    After Vincent spent some playtime with the Motorola CLIQ last week, shortly after the company announced their first Android device, Orange and Motorola UK invited us to the launch event for the Motorola DEXT.  Same device,

    September 16, 2009 • Views: 494

  • HTC Hero ROM 2.73.405.5 rolling out [Update 2]

    The much anticipated HTC firmware update for the Hero seems to be on its way, with ROM version 2.73.405.5 showing up on the company’s Nordic support site.  Tipped to address issues of slow screen transitions, sluggishness

    September 11, 2009 • Views: 397

  • Best Buy to Offer HTC Hero on Sprint

    One of the things that I hate the most about buying smartphones is that the price you see typically isn’t the real price of the phone. You have to hope for instant discounts and often you need to mail in rebates. Sprint has

    September 4, 2009 • Views: 249

  • HTC Hero Bluetooth profiles detailed

    HTC have told Android Community exactly which Bluetooth profiles the HTC Hero supports, useful details if you’re considering coding a wireless app for the platform or just wondering whether it will work with your car kit. 

    July 24, 2009 • Views: 469

  • Our HTC Hero review goes live at SlashGear

    Our review of the HTC Hero is finally ready, and it’s no understatement to say that this Android smartphone impressed us greatly.  Back in our unboxing video and HTC Sense demo we suggested that the Hero could be the best

    July 21, 2009 • Views: 493

  • HTC Hero in the house! Video unboxing & overview

    HTC dropped a present at our door today: an unlocked HTC Hero, all ready for the official Android Community review.  We wasted no time in shooting a video unboxing and brief Sense UI overview video, together with a few in-hand

    July 16, 2009 • Views: 1820

  • T-Mobile UK rename Hero (again) to G2 Touch; launching later in July [Updated]

    T-Mobile UK have reconfirmed that they will be offering the HTC Hero, although in their line-up it will be known as the T-Mobile G2 Touch and not the G1Touch as originally suggested.  Set to hit the market later in July,

    July 10, 2009 • Views: 1174

  • HTC Hero in wild, gets video unboxing

    We’re not entirely sure where they acquired it – or perhaps who they had to bribe – but CoolSmartPhone have managed to find an HTC Hero for a few days of play.  Their unboxing video inexplicably starts with a

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 493

  • HTC Hero ROM on HTC Magic [Video]

    Hot on the heels of the HTC Dream (aka T-Mobile G1) “Rosie” HTC Sense video demo comes this, HTC’s second Android device, the Magic, supposedly running the official firmware from the upcoming HTC Hero. 

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 625

  • HTC Sense SuperHERO ROM gets video demo

    If you fancy a taste of HTC Sense on your G1 or Magic, the regular “Rosie” ROM leaks have already provided a way.  The LeakDroid project has been taking the Haykuro ROMs – which include the new HTC Sense UI

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 631