Droid Eris archive

  • Unrevoked 3.1 brings Android 2.2 to HTC Desire
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    Unrevoked 3.1 brings Android 2.2 to HTC Desire

    By 19 July 2010

    Want Android 2.2 (Froyo) for your HTC Desire? Of course you do, and now you can get it, albeit not officially, thanks to some new software available online (where else). Those who are happy to live on the dark side can download Unrevoked for the flagship HTC handset...

  • HTC: Droid Eris complaints nothing compared to iPhone 4
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    HTC: Droid Eris complaints nothing compared to iPhone 4

    By 17 July 2010

    While HTC hasn't yet come back with an official comment, in respect to Apple's decision to highlight the Droid Eris' performance at its emergency press conference, it was happy to let Pocket-lint know about how many of its customers have complained about...

  • HTC Droid Eris gets Android 2.1 update, is HTC Hero next?
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    HTC Droid Eris gets Android 2.1 update, is HTC Hero next?

    By 12 May 2010

    Verizon in the US has confirmed that the HTC Eris, its version of the HTC Hero, is getting the Android 2.1 update from now. The news will mean Droid Eris owners will be able to get the Over The Air (OTA) update over the next 24 hours to 2 weeks, meaning...

  • VIDEO: iPhone beats Droid and Eris in touchscreen showdown
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    VIDEO: iPhone beats Droid and Eris in touchscreen showdown

    By 9 January 2010

    The iPhone has been found to be the better touchscreen display against the Motorola Droid and the HTC Droid Eris in a recent test on how the touchscreens of all three devices perform. MOTO Development Group, who carried out the test, tested the devices...

  • HTC Droid Eris review
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    HTC Droid Eris review

    By 15 December 2009

    If you're looking to go Android, don't like the look of the robot-like Droid from Motorola, and want to stick to Verizon, you've currently got just the one other choice: the HTC Droid Eris, a reworking of the HTC Hero, an adaption also partaken by rivals...

  • Verizon offers Droid Eris deal
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    Verizon offers Droid Eris deal

    By 7 December 2009

    Verizon has announced a buy-one-get-one-free offer for the Droid Eris, the Android-equipped HTC handset which the network is pushing alongside the Motorola Droid. The offer will get you two Droid Eris phones if you buy one for £100. You'll need to sign...

  • Keyboardless Motorola Droid snapped
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    Keyboardless Motorola Droid snapped

    By 4 December 2009

    Images of a keyboardless Motorola Droid have turned up on a Chinese Android forum, suggesting Motorola has built a version of the new Android 2.0 touting handset for those that wanting a more "iPhone" experience. Although details are thin on the ground,...

  • Verizon confirms Android 2.0 coming to Droid Eris
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    Verizon confirms Android 2.0 coming to Droid Eris

    By 4 December 2009

    HTC has already confirmed they are working on bringing Android 2.0 to the HTC Hero, however Verizon has now supposedly stepped in and said that it will before April 2010.  According to Information Week, the US wireless carrier has said that the HTC Droid...

  • Verizon Droid Eris by HTC hands on
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    Verizon Droid Eris by HTC hands on

    By 5 November 2009

    HTC and Verizon have confirmed the rumours that the second "Droid" handset alongside the Motorola Droid will be called the Droid Eris and be created by HTC.  The new handset will offer a virtually identical feature set to the Sprint HTC Hero and...

  • HTC Hero becomes Verizon Droid Eris by HTC
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    HTC Hero becomes Verizon Droid Eris by HTC

    By 5 November 2009

    Verizon and HTC just dropped a bombshell on Sprint and its HTC Hero offering, marketing a virtually identical handset for $80 cheaper in the US, in what is sure to create a price war in the run up to the holidays. The new handset, The Droid Eris by HTC,...

  • Droid Eris by HTC - First Look review
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    Droid Eris by HTC - First Look review

    By 5 November 2009

    Another carrier, another handset, that is pretty much the story with the Droid Eris, now on its third iteration from the HTC Hero launched in Europe back in May. So what has Verizon brought to the table and for American's, should you opt for this...

  • HTC Droid Eris revealed in unboxing pics
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    HTC Droid Eris revealed in unboxing pics

    By 4 November 2009

    The HTC Droid Eris has been steadily leaked over recent times, but just-revealed unboxing shots from US blog Boy Genius Report propel this effort from the realm of rumours into the big time. We know Verizon is planning an entire family of Droid-branded...