What’s the difference between current Android tablets such as the Motorola Xoom, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, and the HTC Flyer? Aside from their screen sizes, the two previously mentioned tablets sport 10.1 inch displays while the later sports a 7 inch display, only the Flyer is running Gingerbread (smartphone-optimized) while the two run Honeycomb (tablet-optimized). Now, the Taiwanese firm has announced that it will be rolling out the Honeycomb 3.2 update for its 7 inch tablet today.
Announced on the company’s official Facebook page, HTC said that the Honeycomb update will first roll out to Europe. Soon after, the update will roll out to Flyer customers in the US.
HTC said on its post, “Ready for some ‘sweet’ news? The GSM version of the HTC Flyer tablet, available in Europe, is beginning to receive updates to Honeycomb beginning today!
“Honeycomb brings a ton of improvements to Android on tablets, including the latest version of HTC Sense for Tablet with enhanced Internet browsing, Mail, Calendar and more all optimized for the 7-inch screen.
“Not to be outdone, the Wi-Fi version of the HTC Flyer will receive its Honeycomb update soon, too! Stay tuned for more details.”
Do you own an HTC Flyer? Eager to receive the Honeycomb 3.2 update for your 7 inch slate? Give us your thoughts.