HTC Desire S – Steps to Install Official Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread Firmware

Desire Gingerbread LogoAs promised to you yesterday, we are here to have a look on how you can easily update your HTC Desire S Android phone with the latest version of Gingerbread 2.3.5. This article comes as a great respite for all those for all those who eagerly waited for this update of Gingerbread 2.3.5. Please note that since the Official update to arrive will take some amount of time to get pushed directly to your device but we are here with this firmware, so just in case if you would like to have this update then of course you can but when HTC Officially pushes this update then you won’t be able to as this is the same update.

To update your phone with this Gingerbread 2.3.5 release, you will have to root your HTC Desire S smart phone which too we will see on how you can do the same. Our only request to your guys is that kindly follow each and every single instruction which is mentioned in the article or else there is a high probability that you may end up bricking up the article for which again we should not be held responsible in any manner. We are here to assist you and to guide you but if you try to skip the instructions then we can’t help as your phone may have been bricked due to non following of instructions.

So, to keep things simple, we will first in this page will see on what are the new things which come across with this firmware update and then after that in the next page we will see what are the pre requisites along with the procedure to root the HTC Desire S Smartphone and then last but not the least we will see on what are the instructions to apply this update of Gingerbread 2.3.5 in your phone.

Disclaimer: We should not be held responsible in any manner if anything happens to your device as which is a very unlikely case if you follow each and every instruction which is mentioned below in this article. Also, these instructions should only be applied to the HTC Desire S only and if applied to any other similar looking or other devices then you will be bricking the device for which we should not be held responsible.

Enhancements in the Gingerbread 2.3.5 Release for HTC Desire S:

There are whole lot of changes which now comes bundled with this version of firmware which we will see in the due course of the article. But there are few things which we have listed below which are the enhancements in this new Gingerbread version.

  • Sense 3.0,
  • EXT4 File System,
  • Zip aligned de odexed ROM,
  • Zip aligned ROM,
  • Super user Root Permissions are added,
  • Apps include Latest Maps, Rom Manager, Es File Explorer & Titanium backup,
  • Multi language support
  • Faster EXT 4 Support

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