If you’ve bought a HTC device or intend to, you’ll be glad to hear that HTC are confirming Windows Mobile 6 upgrades. Whilst it doesn’t cover all HTC kit, you’ll see upgrades becoming available on their downloads page.
The recently-launched “messaging” products such as the HTC Advantage, HTC S620, HTC TyTN, HTC P4350 and P3300 will be getting an upgrade plus some operator-branded devices too. You’ll also see the flippin’ brilliant HTC S710 hitting the streets with Windows Mobile 6 already on board.
Link – HTC downloads page Windows Mobile 6: upgrade strategy statement
Microsoft recently unveiled Windows Mobile® 6, which offers improved usability and more PC-like functionality than previously available. Enhancements include the ability to view emails in rich HTML format, and to manage emails quickly and easily through new shortcuts and new calendar views.
The HTC S710 is one of the first Windows Mobile® 6 devices to ship, and will be followed by a range of products based on the new operating system in the coming months.
HTC is also offering WM6 upgrades for the most popular devices in its current range. This includes recently launched “messaging” products, which will enjoy the greatest benefits of Windows Mobile 6, such as the HTC Advantage, the HTC TyTN, the HTC S620, and the HTC P4350. The upgrade will also be available for the award-winning HTC P3300, plus some of our operator-branded devices. The upgrades will be rolled out from June, in line with our operator partners’ strategies.
You’ll be able to find the latest releases as they’re made available at: http://downloads.europe.htc.com