HTC has confirmed which phones will be getting the Ice Cream
Sandwich treatment as well as confirming that it will be launching a new tablet
On the UK HTC Facebook page, the Taiwanese company has
announced that seven of its handsets will be getting the upgrade to Android
4.0, three of which are only available in the US.
If your phone is not on the list HTC also said that it was
“continuing to assess [their] product portfolio” and would be bringing updates
for more devices in the near future.
Meanwhile, the CEO of HTC, Peter Chou was outlining the
company’s plans for the tablet market: “It’s a market we would like to try
and test, to see whether we can make ourselves stand out and prevent a me-too
HTC released the Flyer last February but it failed to grab
the imagination of the public but that was more down to its high price rather
than poor design or build quality.
Chou didn’t give any details about what size the new tablet
would be or indeed when in 2012 we can expect to see it in stores.