Not to be outdone by any other smartphone manufacture, HTC announces their first wave of Android 4.0 devices today. After some speculation this list confirms that the Nexus One will not be getting the updated OS. All of the devices that HTC named sport the newer S2 or S3 Snapdragon processors.
The list of HTC phones to receive Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich: (HTC's full statement is below)
HTC Amaze 4G
HTC Sensation XL
HTC Sensation XE
HTC EVO 3D
HTC EVO Design 4G
Keep in mind this is the first round of phones HTC plans to update, so don't fret if you don't see a phone that you expect to sport the update. Stay tuned for updates on HTC and other OEMs as they make the transition to Ice cream Sandwich.
"HTC knows how excited our fans are to get their hands on Google's latest version of Android, Ice Cream Sandwich, so we're thrilled today to announce the first wave of HTC phones that will receive upgrades: We can confirm the brand new HTC Vivid, on sale beginning today, is upgradeable to Ice Cream Sandwich. In addition, Ice Cream Sandwich is coming in early 2012 to a variety of devices including the HTC Sensation, HTC Sensation XL and HTC Sensation XE, as well as the HTC Rezound, HTC EVO 3D, HTC EVO Design 4G and HTC Amaze 4G through close integration with our carrier partners. We're continuing to assess our product portfolio, so stay tuned for more updates on device upgrades, timing and other details about HTC and Ice Cream Sandwich."