There is a race going on between the Android smartphones manufacturers to update most of there old devices to the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. HTC announced a few devices one of which is the HTC Sensation, which is the world’s first Android smartphone to receive he Sensation, which is the world’s first Android smartphone to receive the Android 4.0, update which was scheduled by the end of March, 2012. For some reason HTC started rolling-out the Android 4.0 update with HTC Sense 3.6 for the HTC Sensation in the Start of March but it is only available in the Nordic (European) Areas. We have been able to get our hands-on to the Android 4.0.3 ICS with HTC Sense 3.6 update for the HTC Sensation.
Many new applications, minor and major features have been introduced in this update that take the user experience to a whole new level, best f which are listed below. Also a short hands on video of Android 4.0 ICS running on the Sensation is just after the break.
- Animation: Newer & Smoother
- Camera Application: New & Improved, New Sense
- Homescreen rebuilt to match the ICS launcher
- Music Player: Newer Interface to match the ICS style
- Phone Application: Now includes tabs for Call History, Groups and People
- Typeface: Newer & more eye-catching