Wildfire

HTC Wildfire 2 Caught on HTC Innovation Ad

The Android-loving three letter name having mobile phone manufacturing group HTC has released a new commercial for the web (and more than likely for television as well) that might very well be showing the next generation of HTC Wildfire. The phone looks mighty similar save for one feature - the trackball. The trackball in that there IS no trackball on this new version. How about that?

HTC Wildfire coming to the US this year

The HTC Wildfire the upcoming Android 2.1 smartphone with HTC Sense will be coming to the US this year. Confirmed by HTC, we will be seeing this compact smartphone this quarter on regional carriers.

HTC Expects to have Android 2.2 Updates Finished by Christmas

According to HTC, the Desire is getting a Froyo-based update in August, but unfortunately other smartphones like the Wildfire, Incredible and EVO 4G will not be as lucky. The global PR and online community manager at HTC, Eric Lin, believes they will be done with Froyo testing before Christmas, so that's when those other devices should expect an update. He also explained that it takes a lot of time to port all of their applications over to Froyo, and make sure that it runs well on all of their devices.