Updated: ROM update for the European versions of the Desire S and the Rhyme up for grabs
Updated: Sorry folks, my mistake! This is not actual code like developers would use to modify ROM’s with, it is the actual update tool for international customers since an Over The Air (OTA) update is not an option.
It looks like our readers on the other side of the globe can now get their hands on the
source code ROM Update Utility (RUU) for the HTC Desire S and the HTC Rhyme thanks to the HTCDev portal, the place where the manufacturer releases kernels to the public.
Available for download is the ROM Update Utility (RUU) files for Android 4.o, otherwise known as Ice Cream Sandwich and
gives developers the chance to unpack this code to cook up some useful ROM’s of their own gives owners of these devices the opportunity to manually upgrade their phone to one of the latest versions of Android, Ice Cream Sandwich.
To get the file for your HTC Desire S or HTC Rhyme (international versions), head over to the downloads page on the HTCDev center and select the radial button marked “other” and click the “Find Files” button to reveal the code for these devices. Note: Each file is a little over 400 MB in size so turn off WoW for a few minutes to get your code.
What enhancements would you like to see made to Ice Cream Sandwich on the HTC Desire S or HTC Rhyme? Would you ditch Sense or keep it?